Trading with the correct size of your position is a crucial part of risk management. With the Switch Markets lot size calculator, you can easily stay on top of your risk and minimise the human error factor.
In just a few simple steps, you can calculate the correct lot size for your trade depending on your desired risk.
Also referred to as "Symbol". The currency pair you're choosing to trade from the major forex crosses
The currency in which your account balance is nominated (account currency or account base currency)
The price at which the trade is or will be opened on the Forex market
The price at which trade closes in the negative scenario
The price at which trade closes in the positive scenario
Type of risk ratio you want to calculate with. Can be either "percentage" or "fixed amount"
Switch Markets is one of the best retail forex brokers available. Our tight spreads, competitive pricing structures, deep liquidity and 24/5 support make us a great choice for any trader serious about their success.
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Read our frequently asked questions below. If you still need help, contact us today.
The lot size calculator is sometimes referred to as the position size calculator by many forex traders when doing foreign exchange trading (currency trading) and wants to receive a piece of better investment advice for their investment objectives.
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Fast. When a withdrawal is requested and assuming you’ve passed all your routine verification checks, we’ll have your funds with you. Most of the withdrawals are completed within one business day.
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