Archive for March 12th, 2022
Archive for March 12th, 2022

Archive for March 12th, 2022

Why are you charged a premium if your guaranteed stop is triggered?

Guaranteed stop-losses will always be filled at the level that you specify, even if there is market gapping or slippage. Therefore, a fee will be triggered if the price hits your level, in order to ensure that your position closes out to minimise the risk of loss. If the GSLO is not triggered, the premium […]

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How do I set up a stop-loss order?

You can set up a stop-loss order when placing a trade on an order ticket. You can choose between a stop-loss, trailing stop-loss or guaranteed stop-loss order. Your choice of stop-loss order should be pre-determined in your risk-management strategy. See more on how risk management is a key part of any trader’s strategy.

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What is a trailing stop loss?

A trailing stop-loss order is similar to a standard stop-loss order, but it moves with a positive trend movement, remaining at the distance specified when the order was placed, and will stay static during negative trend movements. A trailing stop loss can help a trader follow the classic mantra of ‘cut your losses and let […]

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What is a guaranteed stop-loss?

A guaranteed stop-loss order, or GSLO, works the same as a standard stop-loss order, but for a small fee, it guarantees to exit a trade at the exact price you want, regardless of market volatility or gapping. When market conditions are very volatile, market gapping (or slippage) can occur, which can result in your stop-loss […]

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What is a stop-loss order?

A stop-loss order is a market order that helps you manage your risk by closing a trade at a pre-determined price. It’s a risk-management tool and can be used to help you avoid excessive loss of capital. Besides a classic stop-loss order, trailing stop-loss orders and guaranteed stop-loss orders are also available. Find out more […]

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