Further Reductions to Margin Requirements

    Margin requirements on selected currency pairs have been reduced and will be implemented at 10pm UK time (9pm GMT), Sun 3 July 2016.

    Below is the full list of instruments and their margin requirements after this revision:

    Affected Instruments Margin Requirements Affected Instruments Margin Requirements
    AUDCHF 2 times GBPCHF 2 times
    CADCHF 2 times GBPJPY 1 times
    CHFJPY 2 times GBPNZD 1 times
    CHFSGD 2 times GBPSGD 1 times
    EURAUD 1 times GBPUSD 1 times
    EURCAD 1 times NZDCHF 2 times
    EURCHF 2 times USDCHF 2 times
    EURGBP 1 times XAGUSD 1 times
    EURJPY 1 times XAUUSD 1 times
    EURNOK 1 times DE30 5 times
    EURNZD 1 times ES35 2 times
    EURSEK 1 times F40 2 times
    EURSGD 1 times STOXX50 2 times
    EURTRY 1 times UK100 10 times
    EURUSD 1 times UKOil 3 times
    GBPAUD 1 times USOil 3 times
    GBPCAD 1 times

    This revision is subject to market volatility, and Blackwell Global will continue to monitor the markets to keep you updated should there be any further changes.