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Forex CFD instrument details

View the minimum spreads and trading hours for some of the most popularly traded FX pairs.  As our minimum margin rates are updated monthly based on regulatory requirements, please refer to the product overview area of our trading platform for real-time information on margin rates.

Product Minimum spread* Trading hours (EST)
2.2 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
2.6 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
3.3 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
0.7 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
2.5 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
2.5 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
1.1 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
1.5 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
34.0 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
4.5 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
0.7 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
2.0 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
1.4 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
2.5 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
0.9 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
3.5 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
1.8 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
1.7 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
1.0 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
10.0 Sun 17:00 to Fri 17:00
0.7 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00
3.0 Sun 16:00 to Fri 17:00

The data in the chart above is provided for general information only and may not be current. Please refer to the product overview area of our trading platform for real-time information on the spreads, margin rates, commission (as applicable) and trading hours of a particular product.


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​​*A minimum spread is the lowest spread that will be shown on the given product. If the underlying market spread widens throughout the trading day, or you are trading out of hours, the platform spread may also widen. The spreads shown are for the first price available for the average market trade in the relevant product. The spread will widen for larger trades, see our platform for more information.

Spreads, commissions and margins (as applicable) are provided for information only.​​ Please refer to the product overview area of our trading platform for the most up-to-date information including trading hours and spreads.

​Please note that the change in price that results in a P&L change equal to your stake size is represented by the last large digit in the price shown on the platform.​

At the end of each trading day (5pm New York time), positions held in your account may be subject to a holding cost. The holding cost can be positive or negative depending on the direction of your position and the applicable holding rate. Historical holding rates, expressed as an annual percentage rate, are visible on our platform within the overview section of each product. View further details about our CFD trading holding costs.

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