Why Choose Dukascopy Forex
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for iPhone, iPad and Android devices No stop & limit order limitations
Hedging and scalping allowed Largest ECN, Biggest liquidity
No dealing desk execution Leverage up to 1:300
Power up your trading ECN accounts from 100 USD
Affordable for everyone Instant account opening
Simplified procedure, scan only Transparent trading environment
Tick chart history publicly available Equal trading rights
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JForex API and FIX API Islamic Forex
Swap-free accounts Visual Programming
Create your strategy in 30 min
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Currency (FX) & CFD Trading
Binary Options Trading
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21 July 2016
New currency pairs launched for trading on DEMO
Dukascopy is glad to expand the range of FX instruments list. Turkish Lira to Japanese Yen (TRY/JPY) and South African Rand to Japanese Yen (ZAR/JPY) have been added on DEMO environment, responding to numerous requests from Japanese traders. These instruments will also be available on Live environment soon.
The new currency pairs are available only for Self traders’ accounts. More detailed information about maximum leverage, SWAP rates and trading breaks is provided in the corresponding section of our website.
21 July 2016
Reduction of maximum leverage on TRY instruments
Due a possible risk of significant price gaps and low liquidity on TRY instruments, which may cause negative equity on client accounts, Dukascopy Bank and Dukascopy Europe are implementing a maximum leverage of 1:10 for EUR/TRY and USD/TRY exposures as of 27 July 2016 at 10:00 GMT.
Traders are invited to estimate their margin usage at the moment when the leverage reduction will be applied and adjust their exposure if needed.
For all accounts where there is no exposure in EUR/TRY and USD/TRY the lower maximum leverage will be applied today, 21 July 2016.
15 July 2016
Changes in trading conditions for Pair Binary Options.
Please note that trading conditions for Pair Binaries have been changed. Binary option outcome is now defined by comparing the close price of the previous trading session and close price of the current trading session. Previously open price versus close price of the same trading session were compared.
Please see the link for more detailed information on trading conditions.
13 July 2016
MTBank - Dukascopy Bank partnership
Dukasńopó Bank is pleased to announce the launch of a new white-label partnership with one of the leading banks in the Republic of Belarus – ŃJSC "MTBank". Thanks to this new white-label partnership, the clients of MTBank will be able to use trading platforms of Dukasńopy Bank, liquidity and order execution of the SWFX system of Dukascopy Bank, under Belarusian jurisdiction.
06 July 2016
Changes in trading conditions for Binary Options.
Please note that maximum exposure and contract amounts have been adjusted for Binary options trading accounts. The Payouts have also been changed for Daily Stock options and Pair Binaries.
06 July 2016
Changes to CFD maximum exposure
Maximum exposure limits on GBP and EUR based indices are to be increased after 15:00 GMT on 06 July 2016 as follows:
These limitations will remain in force until further notice.
30 June 2016
Holidays on 1 July in China and on 4 July in the US
Markets in China observe a holiday on Friday July 1 and the US celebrates Independence day on Monday, July 4. Beware of reduced liquidity on the two days concerned.
Gold and Silver
27 June 2016
Special Brexit Leverage restrictions are lifted
Dukascopy Group is pleased to announce that special leverage restrictions on currencies and indexes that have been in force since Wednesday 22 June are being removed. With immediate effect, clients will be able to trade all currencies and indexes according to the normal leverage settings. The maximum exposure limits on GBP and EUR based Indices are updated in following way:
24 June 2016
Margin policy update
Due to the UK decision to leave EU and possible risks of important announcements during the weekend, Dukascopy Bank and Dukascopy Europe have decided to prolong temporarily implemented measures. The leverage remains reduced to 1:30 on GBP and EUR currency pairs and 1:10 on GBR.IDX, DEU.IDX/EUR, ESP.IDX/EUR, EUS.IDX/EUR and FRA.IDX/EUR over the weekend and on Monday. Maximum position limitations for UK and European CFD indexes also remain in force: GBP/IDX - 5 contracts; IDX/EUR, ESP.IDX/EUR, EUS.IDX/EUR and FRA.IDX/EUR – 10 contracts. The decision to cancel temporary limitations will be taken on Monday and announced on the website around 10 GMT.
24 June 2016
Dukascopy passed Brexit
Dukascopy Group announces that it has safely managed the Brexit related market reaction. Advanced execution technology, careful risk management and reduced leverages on GBP & EUR currency pairs and on related CFD indexes (GBR.IDX/GBP, DEU.IDX/EUR, ESP.IDX/EUR, EUS.IDX/EUR, FRA.IDX/EUR) worked together to smoothly pass a turbulent night.
Dukascopy well known ECN business model and its proactive risk management proved once again to be reliable and trustworthy. Same as during CHF move after SNB decision on 15.01.2015 Dukascopy Group has proved being a stable counterpart.