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Even min lot sizes / margin requirements on the last instruments

Got pleasantly surprised that the minimum lot sizes of several instruments (Dow Jones CFD, stocks) were reduced and balanced out altogether. Most of the time, whether on indices, cryptos & forex, the min margin requirements is below 100 € or much below.

However, there remains 1/2 exceptions :

  • the Nikkei225 (J225) has no mini/micro lot sizes but a full unit, hence its min margin is about 900 €, which sets it apart from the rest and can make it difficult to mix among other instruments for precise risk management.

  • the S&P500, with no micro size but mini, at 150€ margin …still a lot less problematic than the Nikkei

Could Darwinex please consider to offer mini lots for Nikkei (& optionally micro for the S&P500) ? Thx ! The Nikkei is one that can be traded at night so is important if you want some trading rotation happening at unusual hours (sometimes, trading at night can be handy on top of daytime, without overlapping on the Globex hours of the most common instruments which don’t have good spread neither are liquid)

Quickly extracted from MT5, as of today

Where I see a problem of imbalance, in red specifically. Although the Nikkei is much more important to be improved than the Ibex in my eyes

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