SWFX - Swiss FX Marketplace is a technological solution for trading, using a centralized-decentralized ECN - Marketplace model. The SWFX is specialized in institutional liquidity and instant execution. Among the ten FX marketplaces in the world, Dukascopy — Swiss Forex Bank & Marketplace has a unique position by combining liquidity of the biggest marketplaces and Banks.
By trading in the Swiss Forex Marketplace, the only one in Switzerland, our clients benefit from the Swiss tradition of security and confidentiality and the country's stringent regulatory environment. In this market, the participants act on an equal and transparent basis. Being an ECN - Marketplace, Swiss Forex Bank & Marketplace proposes to every client to act as a liquidity consumer and/or liquidity provider.
Based in Switzerland, land of confidentiality, we assign great importance to individual rights and therefore apply strict professional ethics.
The Swiss Forex Bank & Marketplace Trading Platform provides an array of tools for risk management and control over the order execution. Clients may trade billions of dollars in a secure
Providing such an ECN - Marketplace technology, Dukascopy Bank has a unique opportunity to instantly hedge client's trades with Forex participants in the network. It creates for the clients possibility to trade high volume in instant automated mode.
To cite a few examples of practical achievements of this technology, Dukascopy trading platform allows to execute 100 million EUR/USD trade in One Click with effective spreads of 1.5-2.0 pips. When trading smaller amounts, one can obtain spreads as low as to 0.1-0.4 pips for majors.
Dukascopy Bank can add liquidity on top of liquidity provided by external counterparties. As a result, not all and every Client positions are hedged with such external counterparties. The FAQ details how the Client interests are protected.