Apr 24, 2017
Margin requirements to be restored. The first round of elections in France is over!
April 24, 2017, after the first round of presidential elections in France, the margin requirements will be switched back to the previous values between 13:00 GMT and 15:00 GMT. The changes will affect the following currency pairs: EUR/USD, USD/JPY, AUD/JPY, EUR/AUD, EUR/JPY, EUR/CAD, GBP/USD, EUR/GBP, GBP/AUD, GBP/CAD, GBP/JPY. We kindly ask you to take it into consideration.
Please note that in order to protect clients from volatility surge the leverage will be reduced two times from the current values April 24 in the afternoon. The changes will affect the following currency pairs: EUR/USD, USD/JPY, AUD/JPY, EUR/AUD, EUR/JPY, EUR/CAD, GBP/USD, EUR/GBP, GBP/AUD, GBP/CAD, GBP/JPY.
Apr 21, 2017
Attention! Leverage changes!
please note that April 23, 2017 France will hold presidential elections, which is likely to result in considerable volatility growth on financial markets.
In order to protect clients from volatility surge the leverage will be reduced two times from the current values April 21 between 13:00 and 15:00 GMT. The changes will affect the following currency pairs:
EUR/USD, USD/JPY, USD/CAD, AUD/JPY, EUR/AUD, EUR/JPY, EUR/CAD, GBP/USD, EUR/GBP, GBP/AUD, GBP/CAD, GBP/JPY.
The company will give an additional notification as soon as restrictions are removed. Please check your current trading accounts parameters and get prepared to margin growth.
Apr 20, 2017
Alfa-Forex investment accounts April overview!
The mid-April is the time to make a springtime revision, clean excessive expenses with an imaginary broom and free even more funds for successful investment. We have also decided to put some order by launching a new investment account rating in the Personal area. From now on, a rating position of an account depends on the return/risk ratio, which allows evaluating investment potential more thoroughly. The first results speak for themselves: new unexpected rating leaders and investment account locomotives wait for you in the new overview!
Apr 14, 2017
Alfa-Forex Personal area technical maintenance on April, 15!
on April, 15 the Personal area will undergo technical maintenance aimed at improving services quality and sustainability. The personal area will be unavailable from 08:00 GMT to 16:00 GMT. The invest account requests that were not executed during this period of time will be executed April 17.
Sorry for the inconvenience.
Apr 12, 2017
A wide range of CFDs! Take an opportunity to turn market changes into potential profit!
Last week the American market experienced quite a number of strong movements caused by a series of important events from US military operations in Syria to Nonfarm Payrolls poor statistics. CFDs will help you to react properly to market changes. For example, due to high volatility, US companies' shares dropped, pushing down the main indices – last week you could have bought CFDs at a good price and male potential profit in the future.
Apr 10, 2017
"Price action" webinar. Sign up right now!
As early as tomorrow, April 11, Alfa-Forex launches the "Price action" webinar at 16:00 GMT. Once again our financial market experts engaged in an unequal battle with the market, which is always one step ahead, no matter what indicators traders use. But if we cannot determine a thing, we may predict it.
Apr 6, 2017
Friday Nonfarm Payrolls! Take a chance to benefit from the news!
Updates with regards to unemployment are coming but this time it does not threaten your wallet, on the contrary, it may bring you potential profit. All because tomorrow is the first Friday of the month – the time when Nonfarm Payrolls are published. These data present the number of new jobs created in the non-agricultural sector. The news will be issued at 12:30 GMT; analysts expect a decrease in the number of people employed in the non-agricultural sector, which may make the future Fed rate rise less probable. If the data meet expectations, the report will increase market volatility. These are the movements to benefit from!
Apr 4, 2017
ECB Head Mario Draghi’s speech! Benefit from the important economic news!
On thursday, April 06, 2017, ECB Head Mario Draghi will give a speech! It seems like Mr. Draghi has been getting enthusiastic: he has lately made quite a number of “bold statements” that affected the market. This time investors expect important news as well. ECB President will probably determine short-term movements of EUR currency pairs, which may allow you to benefit from the situation.