Basic terms

Types of orders:
CapitalPanda provides its Clients with these types of orders: Buy, Sell, Buy Limit, Sell Limit, Buy Stop, Sell Stop, Take Profit, Stop Loss, Trailing Stop.

Trading hours:
The overview of the trading hours for Forex, Commodities and Indices can be found by clicking here. The overview of the trading hours for Shares can be found here.

The whole list of available trading instruments alongside the underlying asset and the Exchange where this asset is being traded can be found here.
Demo Account is limited for 30 days. After that period you can upgrade to Live account.

Types of accounts:
CapitalPanda provides its Clients with the following:

• Floating (typical)* spread; there may be instances when market conditions cause spreads to widen or to shorten beyond the typical spreads
• Wide variety of instruments to trade (Forex, precious metals and CFDs)
• Trade with standard lot sizes
• Spreads starting from 3 pips on the Euro Dollar
• Minimum initial deposit of $ 250 as a wire transfer
• Leverage up to 1:100

Note that the default leverage effect offered during the account opening process is set to max. 1:30. The client may request a higher lever trading and, based on their knowledge and experience, the request will be reviewed.

The swaps are going to be charged at the end of each business day. However, on Wednesday they are tripled. The MetaTrader 5 swap points can be found here.

Management fee:

This is a charge of up to EUR 89 (or the equivalent in the chosen currency) or the lesser of the remaining balance in your account, which will be charged if the Trading Account is inactive or dormant for 6 months as specified in the Terms and Conditions. The maintenance fee will be charged to accounts which fulfil the above conditions each three (3) months, starting from the first month of inactivity.

Margin Call:
Clients will be warned by the platform at 100% margin level, that they are getting close to automatic liquidation of their position. Clients will only get an automatic margin call notification if they are logged into their trading platform. Therefore, clients are advised to log into their trading platform on a regular basis to ensure they monitor their Equity and any relevant notifications accordingly. Clients are also warned that the moment their margin level falls below 50%, the platform will automatically liquidate their positions.

Negative balance protection:
The Company ensures, that the maximum loss for the Clients on an account basis, never exceeds the Clients’ available funds in the specific account. Thus, Clients` balances are never negative, so you will never lose, more than what you have already invested, even in cases of strong fluctuations. The wise risk management is done by professional staff of experts, to ensure, that you won’t be exposed to unnecessary risks.

MT5 Rollover Table:
CapitalPanda will automatically rollover Client open positions for for Commodities, Indices to the next liquid contract, before the current contract expires. A table of dates of the rollovers and expirations can be found here. Please note that this information is for indication purposes only and is subject to change due to either low liquidity or unforeseen changes by the exchanges. An explanation about the rollovers can be found here. During rollover the existing Take Profit, Stop Loss, Buy/Sell limit and/or Buy/Sell stop orders will be cancelled 10 minutes before the expiration. You will not be able to open new positions 15 minutes before the expiration. Close only mode will be active.

Dividend adjustments:
Shares and Cash Indices reflect corporate actions so you will be entitled to dividend payments when going long and will incur dividend charges when going short. If a dividend adjustment applies to shares or cash indices to which your trade relates and your trade was open at the close of business on the last of our trading days prior to the relevant ex-dividend date we will apply a dividend adjustment. In case of CFD trades relating to individual shares or cash indices, the dividend adjustment will be applied as follows:
• Clients holding long individual share CFD or Cash Index positions will be credited an ex-dividend adjustment.
• Clients holding short individual share CFD or Cash Index positions will be debited an ex-dividend adjustment.

Please keep in mind that dividends may also be taxed (if applicable). The Company may terminate or vary the dividend adjustment subject to changes in law, the regulatory system, rates of tax and in particular the withholding tax requirements of the relevant tax authority.

Maintenance fee:
A fee of up to 40 EUR will be levied should your Trading Account remain inactive or dormant for a time period of 6 months as it is defined in the Terms of Business. The maintanance fee will be equal to the lesser of the remaining balance in your account or 40 EUR (or equivalent as applicable to your chosen currency), levied monthly.

All transactions on Italian CFDs and ITA40s are subject to FTT. The tax is charged as a fixed fee related to the nominal value of the transaction, as shown below:

• Up to the amount of EUR 2 500: 0.25 EUR
• 2 500 – 5 000 EUR: 0.5 EUR
• 5 000 – 10 000 EUR: 1 EUR
• 10 000 – 50 000 EUR: 5 EUR
• 50 000 – 100 000 EUR: 10 EUR
• 100 000 – 500 000 EUR: 50 EUR
• 500 000 – 1 000 000: 100 EUR
• More than 1 000 000 EUR: 200 EUR