CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 77% 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.
The Appropriateness Assessment is a short questionnaire which will give us an understanding of your experience in the financial markets and your knowledge of the risks involved. The Assessment ensures that you are given access to the leverage, products and services you are most suited for.
The Appropriateness Assessment is necessary in order to open a trading account and to ensure that we limit your exposure to risks through leverage.
You can retake the assessment two weeks after your previous attempt.
The lowest you can receive is 1:25. However you can request leverage up to 1:10 or even 1:1 if you wish to do so.
FXTM offers a variety of fixed leverage rates depending on the trading instrument, up to a maximum of 1:30. For more information please click here
Our educational section offers a variety of educational material that can help you get a better understanding of Forex and CFD products, as well as the risks involved in trading.