CFDs are a leveraged product and can result in losses that exceed deposits. Trading CFDs may not be suitable for everyone, so please ensure that you fully understand the risks involved.

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We apply a monthly inactivity fee to all accounts that have been inactive for two or more years and still hold funds.

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