ASIC’s Product Intervention Order has implemented lower leverage levels for all Retail Clients. Check if you are eligible for a Plus500 Pro account to access higher leverage levels.
Gain access to a maximum
leverage of up to 1:300.
As a Pro, you keep most of the
protections offered to Retail Clients.
You may be eligible for rebates and
As a Pro, you can access higher leverage levels and keep most benefits offered to Retail Clients at no additional cost!
|Instruments Category||Retail Account||Professional Account|
|Commodities (excluding Gold)||1:10||1:150|
|Protection||Retail Account||Professional Account|
|Client Money Protection|
|Negative Balance Protection|
|Transparent Execution & Pricing|
|Real Time Disclosure|
|Product Disclosure Statement & Financial Services Guide||-||Recourse To AFCA||-|
|Margin Close Out Protection|
For example, with an initial margin of AU$5,000, you can gain the following exposure in AUD/USD:
As a Pro Trader with a leverage of 1:300,
you will gain the effect of AU$1,500,000 capital.
As a Retail Trader with a leverage of 1:20,
you will gain the effect of AU$100,000 capital.
** Net assets refer to the total worth of your property and home, superannuation trust funds, value of business, car, caravan, boat, shares and savings, and any other investments.
* The term 'Wholesale Investor’ is used equivocally to denote ‘Professional Trader’.
start trading as a Pro!
Just one step: Provide the following Certificate, signed by a Qualified Accountant.
Please note: Greater market exposure in light of higher leverage could involve greater risks.
1 By providing this certificate, you hereby acknowledge that you wish to apply to be treated as a Wholesale Investor, that you understand the implications, and that at any time you can withdraw your consent by contacting us.
2 By primary relationships. Investment Trends 2021 Australia Leverage Trading Report.