Plus500 offers its Professional Customers most of the protections offered to Retail Customers at no additional cost.
Please be Aware: leverage amplifies investor losses and gains; High leverage magnifies the costs of investment in respect of spreads and financing charges; Higher volumes of trading will result in increasing trading costs.
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|Client Money Protection|
|Negative Balance Protection|
|Best execution for orders|
|Clear and transparent information|
|Financial Ombudsman Service|
When Selling €15K of EUR/USD CFD at a Sell rate of 1.1750:
Clients who meet at least 2 of the following 3 criteria are eligible:
You have performed an average of at least 10 transactions per quarter, of significant size, over the previous four quarters on the relevant market1 (with Plus500 and/or other providers).
You will not be required to deposit this amount.
The size of your financial instrument portfolio2 exceeds €500,000.
You work/have worked in the financial sector, for at least one year in a professional position which requires knowledge of the related transactions or services.
1 Relevant Market - OTC Derivatives such as Leveraged CFDs, Forex, Spread Betting.
2 Financial instruments portfolio includes shares, derivatives (only cash deposits made to fund/profits realised from investing in derivatives), debt instruments and cash deposits. It does not include property portfolios, direct commodity ownership or notional values of leveraged instruments.