Risk Warning: CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 76 % 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.

Retail and Professional Clients Categorisation

Retail

Higher level of protection is provided

A retail client is a client who is not a professional client or an eligible
counterparty. Such categorisation receives the highest possible level
of protection, including the compensation of the investors compensation fund.

  • Coverage under the ICF
  • Protection under the​ applicable CFD product intervention measures
  • Negative Balance Protection on per account basis
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Professional

Lower level of protection is provided

A professional client is considered to be a client who possesses
the experience, knowledge and expertise to make his own investment
decisions and has the ability to assess the risks that may incur.

  • No coverage under the ICF
  • No protection under the​ applicable CFD product intervention measures
  • No investor protection regarding the prohibition on binary options products
  • Negative Balance Protection determined on case by case basis
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The categorisation is designed to ensure that the client is provided with the level of information, services and protection
that is appropriate to and consistent with the client’s categorisation. More information about Client Categorisation here.

Leverage for Professional Clients

Equity Range 10,000 - 500,000 Equity Range 500,000 - 1,000,000 More than 1,000,000
Symbols Leverage Per Symbol Leverage Per Symbol Leverage Per Symbol
USDCHF 200 150 100
GBPUSD 200 150 100
EURUSD 200 150 100
USDJPY 200 150 100
USDCAD 200 150 100
AUDUSD 200 150 100
EURGBP 200 150 100
EURAUD 200 150 100
EURCHF 200 150 100
EURJPY 200 150 100
GBPCHF 200 150 100
CADJPY 200 150 100
GBPJPY 200 150 100
AUDNZD 200 150 100
AUDCAD 200 150 100
AUDCHF 200 150 100
AUDJPY 200 150 100
CHFJPY 200 150 100
EURNZD 200 150 100
EURCAD 200 150 100
CADCHF 200 150 100
NZDJPY 200 150 100
NZDUSD 200 150 100
GBPNZD 133 100 66
USDHKD 20 15 10
USDPLN 100 75 50
USDHUF 133 100 66
GBPAUD 200 150 100
GBPCAD 200 150 100
NZDCAD 200 150 100
NZDCHF 200 150 100
AUDNOK 100 75 50
AUDSGD 133 100 66
EURZAR 20 15 10
GBPSGD 133 100 66
USDCNH 20 15 10
USDSGD 133 100 66
USDTRY 20 15 10
USDZAR 20 15 10
ZARJPY 20 15 10
GBPNOK 100 75 50
GBPSEK 100 75 50
NOKJPY 133 100 66
NOKSEK 100 75 50
SGDJPY 133 100 66
USDNOK 100 75 50
USDRUB 133 100 66
USDSEK 100 75 50
GBPHUF 133 100 66
GBPMXN 20 15 10
GBPPLN 100 75 50
GBPTRY 20 15 10
MXNJPY 133 100 66
TRYJPY 20 15 10
USDCZK 133 100 66
USDILS 133 100 66
USDMXN 20 15 10
USDRON 133 100 66
CADSGD 133 100 66
CHFSGD 133 100 66
EURCZK 133 100 66
EURHUF 133 100 66
EURNOK 100 75 50
EURPLN 100 75 50
EURRUB 133 100 66
EURSEK 100 75 50
EURSGD 133 100 66
EURTRY 20 15 10
AUDSEK 100 75 50
CHFNOK 100 75 50
EURHKD 20 15 10
EURMXN 20 15 10
GBPDKK 133 100 66
GBPHKD 20 15 10
GBPZAR 20 15 10
NZDSGD 133 100 66
HKDJPY 133 100 66
SEKJPY 133 100 66
USDDKK 133 100 66
USDTHB 100 75 50
DJCUSD.c 100 100 100
SPCUSD.c 100 100 100
GECEUR.c 100 100 100
UKCGBP.c 100 100 100
HKCHKD.c 10 10 10
NACUSD.c 100 100 100
EXCEUR.c 100 100 100
JPCJPY.c 100 100 100
FRCEUR.c 100 100 100
AXCAUD.c 50 50 50
ES35 100 100 100
N25 100 100 100
SWI20 100 100 100
VIX.c 100 100 100
RUSS2000.c 100 100 100
INCUSD.c 100 100 100
USOIL.c 50 50 50
UKOIL.c 50 50 50
XAUEUR 100 75 50
XAGEUR 20 15 10
XPDUSD 100 75 50
XPTUSD 100 75 50
XAGUSD 20 15 10
XAUUSD 100 75 50
ABBV.g 5 5 5
ADBE.g 5 5 5
AEP.g 20 20 20
BIDU.g 5 5 5
BIIB.g 5 5 5
BK.g 5 5 5
BKNG.g 5 5 5
BNTX.g 20 20 20
COP.g 5 5 5
CVS.g 20 20 20
DAL.g 5 5 5
DOW.g 20 20 20
GEVO.g 5 5 5
GPRO.g 5 5 5
HOG.g 5 5 5
HOOD.g 5 5 5
JD.g 5 5 5
LMT.g 5 5 5
MMM.g 5 5 5
MRK.g 5 5 5
MRNA.g 5 5 5
NCLH.g 20 20 20
NIO.g 5 5 5
NVAX.g 5 5 5
PEP.g 5 5 5
PM.g 5 5 5
PYPL.g 20 20 20
SBUX.g 5 5 5
TRIP.g 5 5 5
VOD.g 5 5 5
WDC.g 5 5 5
WFC.g 5 5 5
ZM.g 5 5 5
CTRA.g 5 5 5
AAPL.g 5 5 5
ADSGn.g 20 20 20
AIG.g 5 5 5
AIRF.g 20 20 20
ALVG.g 5 5 5
AMZN.g 5 5 5
AXP.g 20 20 20
BA.g 5 5 5
BABA.g 20 20 20
BAC.g 5 5 5
BAYGn.g 5 5 5
BMWG.g 20 20 20
BNPP.g 5 5 5
CSCO.g 5 5 5
CVX.g 5 5 5
DAIGn.g 5 5 5
DANO.g 5 5 5
DBKGn.g 5 5 5
DPWGn.g 5 5 5
EBAY.g 20 20 20
EONGn.g 5 5 5
FB.g 5 5 5
FDX.g 5 5 5
GE.g 5 5 5
GM.g 5 5 5
GOOG.g 5 5 5
GS.g 5 5 5
HPQ.g 5 5 5
IBE.g 5 5 5
ILMN.g 5 5 5
INTC.g 5 5 5
JNJ.g 5 5 5
JPM.g 5 5 5
KO.g 5 5 5
LHAG.g 5 5 5
LVMH.g 5 5 5
MA.g 5 5 5
MCD.g 5 5 5
MSFT.g 20 20 20
NFLX.g 5 5 5
ORCL.g 5 5 5
PFE.g 5 5 5
QCOM.g 5 5 5
RACE.g 5 5 5
SAN.g 5 5 5
SIEGn.g 5 5 5
SOGN.g 5 5 5
T.g 5 5 5
TEF.g 5 5 5
TEVA.g 5 5 5
TOTF.g 20 20 20
TSLA.g 5 5 5
TWTR.g 5 5 5
V.g 20 20 20
XOM.g 20 20 20
VOWG_p.g 5 5 5
CBKG.g 5 5 5
F.g 5 5 5
C.g 5 5 5
DIS.g 5 5 5
NKE.g 5 5 5
NVDA.g 20 20 20
WMT.g 5 5 5
ZS.g 5 5 5
AAL.g 5 5 5
ABMD.g 5 5 5
ABNB.g 5 5 5
AFG.g 5 5 5
ASX.g 5 5 5
AUPH.g 5 5 5
AUY.g 5 5 5
BLK.g 5 5 5
BMRN.g 5 5 5
BRKB.g 5 5 5
BX.g 5 5 5
CSX.g 5 5 5
DBX.g 5 5 5
DELL.g 5 5 5
DVN.g 5 5 5
EA.g 5 5 5
GOOGL.g 5 5 5
HCA.g 5 5 5
HLF.g 5 5 5
LUMN.g 5 5 5
MANU.g 5 5 5
MET.g 5 5 5
MS.g 5 5 5
ROK.g 5 5 5
UBER.g 20 20 20
UNH.g 5 5 5
VRTX.g 5 5 5
COIN.g 5 5 5
BTCUSD.g 5 5 5
LTCUSD.g 5 5 5
ETHUSD.g 5 5 5
XRPUSD.g 5 5 5
BTCEUR.g 5 5 5
ETHEUR.g 5 5 5
NEOUSD.g 5 5 5
XMRUSD.g 5 5 5
ZECUSD.g 5 5 5
DASHUSD.g 5 5 5
EOSUSD.g 5 5 5
IOTAUSD.g 5 5 5
OMGUSD.g 5 5 5
LTCEUR.g 5 5 5
TRXUSD.g 5 5 5
QTUMUSD.g 5 5 5
XRPEUR.g 5 5 5
DOTUSD.g 10 10 10
ADAUSD.g 10 10 10
XLMUSD.g 10 10 10
DOGEUSD.g 5 5 5

How to become a Professional Client
of GWG?

To become a Professional client, you must have a relevant experience, knowledge and competence required
to independently make investment decisions and to accurately evaluate the risks these decisions involve.

AVA Trading Volume

The client has carried out
transactions of significant size on
the relevant market with an
average frequency of
10 (ten) per quarter over the
previous four (4) quarters.

AVA Sizable Portfolio

The size of the client’s financial
instrument portfolio, defined as including
cash deposits and financial instruments
exceeds 500,000 €

AVA Relevant Experience

The client works or has worked
in the financial sector for at least one year
in a professional position, which requires
knowledge of the transactions or services
envisaged.

Pass the qualification test

To become a Professional Client, you need to send a request for re-categorisation to [email protected]om
and pass the qualification test. Prior doing so, please register and verify your account with us first.
To successfully pass the qualification test, you have to
meet at least two of the criteria below:
  • The size of your financial instrument portfolio, which includes both cash
    deposits and financial instruments, exceeds 500,000 EUR.
  • You have performed large transactions on the relevant market with an
    average frequency of 10 (ten) per quarter over the previous four (4)
    quarters.
  • You have been working or worked in the financial sector for at least one (1)
    year in a professional position, which requires knowledge how to perform
    transactions or use offered services.
Documents you need to pass the qualification test:
  • Confirmation of your funds’ volume: bank statements, bank letter of
    recommendation on the credit balance, broker accounts, custody accounts
    statements (for example, funds assets, cash statements or other account
    statements), reports from any other financial organizations.
  • Confirmation of your trading experience: bank or broker accounts
    statements (for example, your trading account history at any forex broker), a
    certificate that will confirm your trading volumes or similar documents.
  • Confirmation of your financial experience: CV, testimonials/reference of you
    from your employer, documents on longer seminars, internship, and
    financial training ( that will prove the experience of more than 12 months in
    a financial professional position).

SPEAKERS

Our specialists will contact you

Your request will be reviewed as soon as possible and we will contact you to request
additional information and / or documents for the qualification test.
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