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Latest margin change update

Margin requirements of XAU/USD and XAG/USD were increased at approximately 5AM HKT, 26 March 2020.

Account Leverage Profile OTC Gold Bullion Margin Requirement OTC Silver Bullion Margin Requirement
200:1 (or 0.5% margin) USD 45.00 / HKD 355.00 USD 20.00 / HKD 160.00
100:1 (or 1% margin) USD 90.00 / HKD 710.00 USD 40.00 / HKD 320.00
50:1 (or 2% margin) USD 180.00 / HKD 1,420.00 USD 80.00 / HKD 640.00

Margin requirement of XAU/USD and XAG/USD will be further increased at approximately 2AM HKT, 28 March 2020.

Account Leverage Profile OTC Gold Bullion Margin Requirement OTC Silver Bullion Margin Requirement
200:1 (or 0.5% margin) USD 85.00 / HKD 660.00 USD 35.00 / HKD 285.00
100:1 (or 1% margin) USD 170.00 / HKD 1,320.00 USD 70.00 / HKD 570.00
50:1 (or 2% margin) USD 340.00 / HKD 2,640.00 USD 140.00 / HKD 1,140.00

Margin requirement of XAU/USD and XAG/USD will be reverted at approximately 4PM HKT, 30 March 2020, but still higher than normal level.

Account Leverage Profile OTC Gold Bullion Margin Requirement OTC Silver Bullion Margin Requirement
200:1 (or 0.5% margin) USD 42.50 / HKD 330.00 USD 14.00 / HKD 114.00
100:1 (or 1% margin) USD 85.00 / HKD 660.00 USD 28.00 / HKD 228.00
50:1 (or 2% margin) USD 170.00 / HKD 1,320.00 USD 56.00 / HKD 456.00

New margin requirements can also be found on your platform. We will provide the latest updates here as the situation changes.

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