Jun 28, 2016
Margin requirements reduced regarding a range of currency pairs
Dear clients,June 29, 2016 from 06:00 to 09:00 GMT margin requirements regarding JPY, AUD, CAD, NZD, SEK and NOK currency pairs will be returned to basic values. Changes will not concern EUR and GBP pairs. We kindly recommend you to take it into consideration.Regards, Alfa-Forex
Jun 24, 2016
Temporary margin requirements changes due to Brexit
Dear clients,After Brexit referendum results have been announced JPY, AUD, CAD, NZD, SEK and NOK currency pairs leverage was reduced by two times from the current values.These measures were taken in order to protect traders from high volatility.We recommend you to check current trading account parameters and to consider the changes. You will receive additional notification on limitations removal.Best regards, Alfa-Forex
Jun 21, 2016
Temporary change in trading conditions
Dear clients,June 23, 2016 Great Britain will hold a referendum concerning membership in the European Union. Due to this event, starting June 22, 12:00 GMT+3, margin requirements will be increased regarding all EUR and GBP related currency pairs.The following changes will be introduced in order to protect clients from high volatillity:1) As for EUR/USD, EUR/JPY, EUR/NOK, EUR/SEK, EUR/CAD, EUR/AUD and EUR/NZD, leverage will be reduced by half from the current values (50% reduction);2) EUR/CHF leverage will remain unchanged;3) As for GBP/USD, EUR/GBP, GBP/JPY, GBP/CAD, GBP/AUD and GBP/NZD leverage will be reduced by 4 times from the current values (75% reduction);4) As for GBP/CHF and GBP/RUR, leverage will be reduced by 4 times from the current values if total account funds exceed USD 200 000 (75% reduction).You will receive additional notification on limitations removal. We recommend you to check your current accounts parameters and to be prepared for potential margin growth.
Jun 17, 2016
Attention! Volatility surge is expected!
Dear clients,June 23, 2016 Great Britain will hold a referendum regarding membership in the European Union. Attention! Volatility surge is expected!We kindly ask to be prepared for:Increased spread (especially with GBP and EUR);Potential price gapping;Potential margin requirements tightening.In order to protect clients from volatility surge the Company may increase margin requirements from June, 20 to June, 24. It may result in margin growth and lead to rising risks of automatic closure due to Stop Out.We recommend you to check your current accounts' parameters and to be set for potential margin growth.As far as introduction time and reviewed requirements are concerned, you will receive an additional notification. If you have any questions, please, contact the Company in any way convenient to you.Regards, Alfa-Forex
May 27, 2016
Technical maintenance in Personal area May the 28th
Dear clients,please note that May the 28th, 2016 the Personal area will undergo technical maintenance. The activities will be aimed at improving services sustainability and performance. The personal area will be temporarily unavailable from 2 p.m. (GMT+3) to 4 p.m. (GMT+3). We apologize for any inconvenience.Regards, Alfa-Forex
May 18, 2016
Market Execution on May 23, 2016
Dear clients,We are happy to inform you that starting May 23, 2016 the MetaTrader 4 trading platform will change the trade execution type to Market Execution, which will improve performance and increase client trade orders processing speed. Market Execution is an execution type allowing a broker to process clients' trade requests faster and quicker enter deals into market. If your trading strategies require speed rather than precision this execution type will better satisfy your needs.Starting May, 23 Alfa-Forex will provide clients with 2 execution types:1. Market Execution in MetaTrader 4.2. Instant Execution in MetaTrader 5.
Apr 29, 2016
Alfa-Forex working schedule during May holidays
Dear clients,we present you the Company schedule during holidays in May, 2016.The MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 trading platforms, the dealing service, the technical support and the supporting team will work as usual all holidays long. Deposit and withdrawal requests will not be processed May 2, 3 and 9.Please note that due to low liquidity, trading ruble-denominated instruments may be less cost-efficient (spreads may increase and quotes may be less frequent). Please take this into account when planning payments and trades and pay attention to margin requirements.Regards,Alfa-Forex
Apr 27, 2016
Try the Alfa-Forex mobile app for Android
Download the Alfa-Forex app for Android today. Get full access to your accounts monitoring and managing, advantageous conversion and online chat. Carry out any operations – your funds are secure with Alfa-Forex : SMS authorization will ensure all your operations security; Deposit and withdraw with a few clicks; Easily transfer funds between accounts; Exchange currency at a favorable interbank rate; Save templates for a faster withdrawal; Consult our supporting team via online chat; Monitor real time currency market quotes. Download Alfa-Forex at Google play. We are happy to remind you that Alfa-Forex is available at AppStore for iOS users. Do you have a bright idea? Every day we are working on improving the app. Please send your suggestions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Apr 22, 2016
The new trading server for demo accounts MetaTrader4
Dear Clients,please note that starting April 25th, 2016 for authorization on a demo account in MetaTrader4 Trading Terminal it is necessary to update the MT4 terminal. Smartphones will be updated automatically at 00:00 GMT. Download the new version for the PC on our website.
Apr 21, 2016
Technical maintenance in Personal area April the 24th
Dear clients,please note that April the 24th, 2016 the Personal area will undergo technical maintenance. The activities will be aimed at improving services sustainability and performance. The personal area will be temporarily unavailable from Sunday 9 a.m. (GMT+3) to Monday 1 a.m. (GMT+3). We apologize for any inconvenience. Regards, Alfa-Forex