Admiral Markets Group consists of the following firms:

Admiral Markets Pty Ltd

Regulated by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC)
  • Leverage up to:
    1:500 for retail clients
  • Volatility protection
  • Negative Account Balance Policy
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Admiral Markets UK Ltd

Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)
  • Leverage up to:
    1:30 for retail clients,
    1:500 for professional clients
  • FSCS protection
  • Negative balance protection
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Regulator : asic fca

Changes to margin requirements for CZK and HKD currency pairs

January 07, 2020 20:00

Hong Kong Dollar margin requirements

Dear traders,

Starting from the session opening on Monday, 13 January 2020, the margin requirements for currency pairs containing the Czech koruna (CZK) and the Hong Kong dollar (HKD) on Admiral.Markets, Admiral.Prime and Admiral.MT5 account types will be amended as follows:

1. CZK pairs

Instruments

Notional position value in USD or EUR (or equivalent in another currency)

Maximum possible leverage

EURCZK, EURCZK-ECN USDCZK, USDCZK-ECN

up to 2,500,000

1:500

2,500,000 - 3,500,000

1:200

3,500,000 - 4,000,000

1:50

Over 4,000,000

1:10

2. HKD pairs


Instruments

Notional position value in USD or EUR (or equivalent in another currency)

Maximum possible leverage

USDHKD-ECN

up to 1,500,000

1:25

1,500,000 - 2,300,000

1:10

Over 2,300,000

1:3

Changes to leverage rates for these currencies are required to better reflect levels of internationally available liquidity and risks arising from adopted monetary policies in their countries of origin.

Amended margin requirements will be applied to all open positions on instruments containing the Czech koruna and Hong Kong dollar after the session close on Friday, 10 January, 2020.

We kindly ask you to review your account status prior to the weekend to ensure you meet the new margin requirements.

Best regards,

Admiral Markets

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CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage.