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«Alpari» offers new financial products

Publication Date: September 11, 2009

Dear Customers!

«Alpari» announces the start of real-time trading of CFD on share indices: #CFU9 (CAC 40 Index), #GXU9 (Dax Index), #ZU9 (FTSE 100 Index), #NXU9 (Nikkei 225 Index). These instruments were available for trading only on alpari.demo accounts before. Starting from September 14 CFD trading will be available on Classic accounts.

Before that the traders could trade only CFDs on American share indices, such as S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100. The requests of our customers resulted the widening of share indices range. The private investors can benefit from the new trading instruments. Now they have the access to the largest global exchanges: Pan-European Euronext NV, Frankfurt Stock Exchange, London Stock Exchange and Tokyo Stock Exchange.

CFD contracts on share indices have certain advantages. The owner can make money both on rise and fall of the underlying asset price. These derivatives are traded with minimum spreads and the margin is fixed and can't rise together with the difference of contract price.

When trading futures on share indices with relatively small deposit the owners of Classic trading accounts can find great liquidity of the stock market, which was available only for the large investors before. But now when the range of share indices is widened «Alpari» customers have global opportunities in the proper sense of the word.

Contract Specification

Type of InstrumentCFD on share indicesCFD on share indicesCFD on share indicesCFD on share indices
 
 
 
 
 
Ticker
#CFU9
#GXU9
#ZU9
#NXZ9
Name
Cac 40 Index
Dax Index
FTSE 100 Index
Nikkei 225 Index
Spread
50
75
75
20
normal lot
3
3
3
3
1 lot Size
EUR 10 * Cac 40
EUR 25 * Dax Index
GBP 10 * FTSE 100
USD$5 * Nikkei 225
Margin
EUR 3 000
EUR 13 858
GBP 3 465
USD 6 250
Hedged margin
EUR 1 500
EUR 6 929
GBP 1 732
USD 3 125
1 pip value for 1 lot
5 EUR
12.5 EUR
GBP 5.00
USD 25.00
Minimum contract
0,1
0,1
0,1
0,1
Minimum change of the contract size
0,01
0,01
0,01
0,01
Minimum price change
0,5
0,5
0,5
5
1 pip size
0,5
0,5
0,5
5
Limit & Stop levels
100
150
150
40
Start of trading
10:00:00 Moscow Time
9:50:00 Moscow Time
11:00:00 Moscow Time
12:00:00 Moscow Time, понедельник
End of trading
00:00:00 Moscow Time
00:00:00 Moscow Time
00:00:00 Moscow Time
00:15:00 Moscow Time
End of trading on Saturday
00:00:00 Moscow Time
00:00:00 Moscow Time
00:00:00 Moscow Time
00:00:00 Moscow Time

Should you have any questions feel free to contact our Customer Service by phone +44 8449 869559.

Regards,
Administration

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