FXOpen News

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Trading hours schedule for the Australia Public Holiday on 8 June 2020

Dear Traders, Due to the Australia Public Holiday on June 8th you will experience the following change in the trading hours schedule: Australia 200: trading starts at 10:10. All other financial instruments will be traded without changes. Please consider these changes when planning your trading ...

FXOpen Launches AstroPay Payments

FXOpen is delighted to announce a brand new, cutting-edge payment method for our clients, via AstroPay Card. AstroPay Card is a virtual prepaid card accepted in thousands of online sites across the globe and sites affiliated with the AstroPay system. AstroPay Card is available in USD or in any ...

Trading Conditions for France 40 Equity Index CFD

Dear Traders, We’d like to inform you that due to the short-selling ban in France being lifted, on May 19, FXOpen have removed the previous restrictions in trading the France 40 Equity Index CFD. Please consider these changes when planning your trading activities. Follow the updates ...

Win up to $5,000 in “Money Managers”, a contest for real PAMM accounts

FXOpen and ForexCup are launching “Money Managers”, a competition on real PAMM accounts, and inviting traders to take part in the competition. Become a winner of huge money prizes for a total of $10,000. The contest starts on June 1, 2020. Registration is open until June 30. Join ...

FXOpen Margin Requirements for Indices, Metals and Commodities

Dear Traders, You may recall that on March 17, FXOpen increased margin requirements by up to 5 times their normal level for currency pairs, indices, metals and commodities, and on May 4 returned the margin requirements for currency pairs to their normal value. Please note that on May 18 we have ...

Changes to Trading Hours on US Memorial Day and UK Spring Bank Holiday

Dear Traders, Please, note that on May 25th, 2020 trading hours for CFDs will be limited due to Memorial Day in the US and UK Spring Bank Holiday. Trading hours will be changed as follows: Metals – trading ends at 20:00; Oil and natural gas – trading ends at 19:45; Indices: Japan ...

Results of the “Money Managers” Forex Contest Announced

“Money Managers” – a Forex contest on real PAMM accounts – ended on April 30th, 2020. This time there are only two winners in the contest: 1 place: kwarst gets $5000-prize from FXOpen for investments. 2 place: Instinkt gets $3000-prize from FXOpen for investments.   ...

FXOpen Margin Requirements for Currency Pairs

Dear Traders, You may recall that on March 17, FXOpen increased margin requirements by up to 5 times their normal level for currency pairs, indices, metals and commodities. Please note that on May 4 we have returned the margin requirements for currency pairs to their normal value. Margin ...

Trading Hours Schedule on 8th May 2020

Dear Traders, Due to the UK Early May Bank Holiday on May 8th you will experience the following change in the trading hours schedule: UK 100 – trading closed. All other financial instruments will be traded without changes. Please, take these changes into consideration when planning your ...

Important Oil Market Update

Dear Traders, Due to the unprecedented global situation and increased market volatility we need to inform you of some important changes to our Oil markets (US Crude XTIUSD and UK Brent XBRUSD). Due to the possibility of oil falling to negative prices again, many platforms are unable to show ...

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