ThinkMarkets Risk Disclosure
High Risk Investment
TF Global Markets (South Africa) (Pty) Ltd (‘ThinkMarkets’) warns that trading foreign exchange and futures on margin carries a high level of risk, and may not be suitable for all investors. The high degree of leverage can work against you, as well as to your advantage. Before deciding to invest in foreign exchange or futures, you should carefully consider your investment objectives, level of experience, and risk appetite. The possibility exists that you could sustain a loss of some or all of your initial investment and therefore, you should not invest money that you cannot afford to lose. You should be aware of all the risks associated with foreign exchange and CFD trading, and consult with an independent financial advisor if you have any doubts.
The Opinions of ThinkMarkets Staff and Market Research
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Forex & CFD Educational Materials
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Placing contingent orders, such as stop-loss or stop-limit orders may not necessarily limit your losses to the intended amounts, since market conditions that can become extraordinarily volatile, may make it impossible to execute such orders. All positions involve risk and strategies using combinations of spread and straddle positions, may be as risky as taking long and short positions. Any conflicts regarding pricing will be solved by checking the actual prices in the market at the specific time at which the error occurred. Investors should review their account statements and are responsible for reporting any mistakes found on the account within 24 hours after the statement has been issued.
Accuracy of Information
ThinkMarkets makes its best effort to keep the information on ThinkMarkets.com as current and accurate as possible, however, ThinkMarkets still cannot guarantee the accuracy of said materials. No single source of information, including ThinkMarkets.com, should be used as the sole basis for any financial decision. ThinkMarkets will not accept liability for any loss or damage that may arise directly or indirectly from the content or your inability to access the website, nor for any delay in or failure of the transmission or the receipt of any instruction or notifications sent through ThinkMarkets.com.
Internet Trading Risks
Additionally, there are risks associated with the use of online deal execution and trading systems including, but not limited to, software and hardware failure and internet disconnection. ThinkMarkets is not responsible for such losses or failures.
Maximum leverage is based on active account balance per the following guide lines:
Account Equity 0 - 50K Maximum Leverage: 500:1
Account Equity 50K - 200K Maximum Leverage: 200:1
Account Equity 200K - 1M Maximum Leverage: 100:1
Account Equity 1M+ Maximum Leverage: 50:1
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