CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 79% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.
Important information Due to the current market environment, FX & CFD margin requirements are regularly adjusted. More info here. Read our important information related to COVID-19 pandemic & impact on markets.
An institutional trading environment for private traders
Ever since Swissquote’s inception in 1997, we have democratised trading by empowering private investors with state-of-the-art technology and services, previously only available to banks and financial institutions.
Forex: the ideal market for short-term trading
With their potential for short-term profits, currencies and CFDs are increasingly popular among small investors and speculators. Constantly expanding our Forex range to meet the needs of our clients, we provide one of the most comprehensive and diverse offers of trading products.
Swissquote clients can choose between 2 award-winning trading platforms, all available as desktop, web and mobile apps. Integrated with Swissquote’s superior liquidity and execution, they allow advanced strategies and order types not found with other brokers.
Our dedicated team of researchers includes some of the world’s foremost market analysts, regularly consulted and quoted by major financial media. They provide you with in-depth analysis and exclusive insights on the markets in our diversified offer of daily and weekly reports.
Our Education section offers eBooks and videos teaching you the best practices of successful traders, from the basic principles of Forex and CFD trading to fundamental and technical analysis methods and risk management. You will also find tutorials for our trading platforms and tools.