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The percentage of IG client accounts with positions in this market that are currently long or short. Calculated to the nearest 1%.
Minimum size 0.25
Contract size EUR 100,000
One Pip means 0.0001 GBP/EUR
Value of one Pip GBP 10 (USD 12.79)
Minimum stop distance 2
Minimum guaranteed stop distance 8
Your aggregate position in this market will be margined in the following tiers:
|1||0 - 12 Contracts||2%|
|2||12 - 120 Contracts||2%|
|3||120 - 180 Contracts||4%|
|4||180 + Contracts||15%|
If your aggregate position is larger than Tier 1, your margin requirement will not be reduced by non-guaranteed stops.
Please note: we have tried to ensure that the information here is as accurate as possible, but it is intended for guidance only and any errors will not be binding on us.
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