Short Sterling


CFD: MAR-18 Standard

Details for Short Sterling MAR-18 Standard

Minimum size 0.05 Contract(s)
Contract size per pip GBP 12.50
One pip means 0
Value of one pip GBP 12.50
Margin 0.25%
Minimum stop distance 3
Min guaranteed stop distance 25
Slippage factor 50.0%
Market hours
18:30 - 05:00 (Australian - Melbourne Local Time)
Margin requirements

Your aggregate position in this market will be margined in the following tiers:

Tier Position size (Contract(s)) Margin
1 0 - 40.4 0.25%
2 40.4 - 80.8 0.4%
3 80.8 - 161.6 0.75%
4 161.6 + 1.25%

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.

Expiry & rollover
Expiry date 21/03/18
Last dealing date and time 21/03/18 22:00

Settles based on the Exchange Delivery Settlement Price (EDSP) of the Short Sterling futures on LIFFE +/- IG dealing spread.
Last rollover time 21/03/18 21:45

Rollover info
Usually, initial position closed at official closing level of day before last dealing day +/- closing spread; new position in next contract opened at official closing level of the new contract from same day, +/- opening spread.

Short Sterling



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