German General Election – 24 September 2017

We would like to remind you that German General Election is coming up this Sunday, 24th September 2017. Exit polls are due to come out shortly after polling stations close at 17:00 (UK time), and preliminary results may be announced before Sunday market open 22:00 (UK time), which may result in market gapping in EUR related products. Read more

Gold and Silver minimum trade size changes

In two weeks’ time we will be introducing micro-lots to our Gold and Silver products in all Live environments (London LD4, Tokyo TY3 and New York NY4), where the minimum trade size will change to 0.1 contracts (equivalent to 1oz in Gold and 50oz in Silver). The change will be effective from Sunday market open, 24th September 2017. Read more

Trading hours – US Labour Day on 4th September 2017

Please note the amended LMAX Exchange trading hours for the US Labour Day on 4th September 2017.
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UK General Election – 8th June 2017

We would like to remind you that with the UK General Election this Thursday, 8th June, it is important that you are comfortable with the exposure on your account. The results are to be released overnight and with uncertainty around the outcome there is likely to be increased volatility through the night in GBP pairs and the UK 100 equity index CFD.
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French Presidential Election

With the upcoming second round of the French Presidential Election this weekend, we require that your account balance plus any open profit or loss covers at least 3% of the total notional exposure across all EUR crosses and EUR Equity Index CFDs by 4pm (UK time) Friday, 5th May 2017. Where the cover is lower than 3%, we may reduce your positions to increase the cover on your account before the market close. Read more