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Swissquote Professional Account
You are a skilled trader with a professional mindset.
Time to get the right account for your trading approach.
Why it is worth getting a professional account
No leverage restrictions
Fast and superior Execution
*based on 2017 statistics
Solid and Regulated
You will benefit from decreased margin rates
|New Professional Margin Rates||New Retail Margin rates|
|Major currency pairs||*0.25%||3,33%|
|Major indices and gold||*0.5%||5%|
|Commodities (excluding gold)||*0.5%||10%|
How much margin you could save
If you placed a trade for 1 lot on EURUSD, at a price of 1.1570,
your margin requirement will be:
*Based on leverage 1:400
Check your eligibility
To qualify as a Professional Client you need to meet at least two of the three criteria below.
I have traded derivatives (CFDs, Forex, Spreadbets or Futures) in significant size on an average frequency of 10 times per quarter over the last four quarters.
*We may need to verify this with you if your trading has been with another provider
I have an investment portfolio, including cash and investments, of €500,000 or more.
*We may ask you for evidence of this in the form of financial statements or returns
I have worked in the financial sector for at least one year in a Professional position which required knowledge of derivatives trading.
*We may need to confirm further details with you regarding your previous work experience
To upgrade your account simply click below and follow the three easy steps to change your status.