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Our network of Tier 1 banks and regional non‑bank liquidity providers enables us to provide a consistent liquidity pool across all our FX & CFD instruments.
Our technological infrastructure, with trade servers in premium locations, ensures that you experience the lowest latency and fastest execution.
Our proprietary hybrid agency/principal execution model offers the best of both worlds to our clients, who benefit from the most competitive market conditions.
Regulated by FINMA and listed on the SIX stock exchange, we adhere to the highest standards in terms of online financial services, transparency and deposit security.
Advanced Trader and MetaTrader offer different types of executions methods, so we recommend that your read this section carefully to choose the platform that is right for you. Should you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact a Swissquote representative.
Swissquote offers flexible leverage options.
|Standard / Premium / Prime
|1:50 for Precious Metals
|Up to 1:400 upon request
|1:50 for CDFs Stock Indices
|1:50 for CFDs Commodities
|1:50 for CFDs Bonds
|1:100 for Currency Pairs & FX Options
|If leverage ratio is...
|Then, the minimum required margin equals...
Swissquote’s trading platforms are designed to automatically close open positions when you reach the stop out level. As the stop out levels vary depending on the technology you are using, please read carefully before making any transactions on your account. Should you have any doubts regarding your stop out level, Swissquote representatives are available to assist.
Net Open Position (NOP) limits set the maximum amounts for the single and total instrument exposure for all assets classes on Forex and CFDs.
The NOP limits are adjusted dynamically based on the size, leverage ratio and underlying currencies of the positions you take. Your NOP limits are updated upon execution of every placed order. Should an order exceed your NOP limits, its execution is rejected and it will be cancelled.
To find your NOP limits, connect to your eBanking and click on "Access trading platform" or "Platform details".
The following corporate actions will cause your positions to be automatically closed on your behalf. We strongly recommend closing them before any such corporate action:
Regarding cash dividends on Stock CFDs, please consult our Trading Conditions