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At ICM Capital margin requirements used to be fixed at 800 USD per standard lot for Gold and 2,000 USD per lot for Silver. This was already very competitive. In our efforts to continuously find new ways to improve your trading experience we will reduce the margin requirements for Gold to 0.5% and 1% for Silver on Friday the 19th September 2014.

The new method to calculate your reduced margin requirement when trading precious metals is as follows:

(1% * Spot Silver price) * contract size = XXX USD
(0.5% * Spot Gold Price) * contract size = XXX USD

Spot Silver and Gold prices have been given below as examples only.

SILVER

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GOLD

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Trading CFD's or Spot FX carries a high risk to your capital and can result in losses that exceed your deposits. CFDs and Spot FX are leveraged products. Trading CFD's or Spot FX carries a high risk to your capital and can result in losses that exceed your deposits. You should not engage in this form of investing unless you understand the nature of the Transaction you are entering into and the true extent of your exposure to the risk of loss. Your profit and loss will vary according to the extent of the fluctuations in the price of the underlying markets on which the trade is based.