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Increasing investment capacity through leverage on the Darwinex platform

8 August 2017

If as a DARWIN investor you have the leverage option enabled, there is a way to increase your investment amount in the event that you have a profitable open position in a given DARWIN.   By way of example, let’s assume that: We have €5,000 invested in a DARWIN, The open P/L is €1,000. The […]

The transition from 20% to 10% of the monthly VaR

2 April 2017

As we have already explained in our previous articles, one of the main changes in Darwinex reloaded is the reduction of the monthly VaR of the DARWINS to 10%. At the time of introducing the new DARWINS with the the new risk profile, we have had to face up to various operational challenges: What do we […]

Introducing the new 10% VaR DARWINS

30 March 2017

As recently announced, 20% VaR DARWINs will be gradually discontinued from the launch of Darwinex Reloaded (amongst other improvements explained in previous posts). We’ll explain in the coming days how real money 20% VaR DARWINS will be gradually wound down, because they won’t co-exist with 10 % VaR ones in the new environment. Whilst 20% VaR DARWINS extinction […]

The new Risk Manager 2.0 (Part 3)

15 March 2017

This is the third post of our series of articles regarding the new Risk Manager. If you still have not read them, we recommend that you read the first post about the reduction of VaR from 20% to 10% and the second post in which we spoke about the changes in the calculation of the VaR. […]

The new Risk Manager 2.0 (Part 2)

7 March 2017

As we explained in our last post, the launch of Darwinex reloaded will bring important changes in the functionality of our Risk Manager. How you already know at this stage, the Risk Manager is one of the fundamental pillars of Darwinex, controlling the investor risk in an independent manner from the trader and maintaining the […]

The New Risk Manager 2.0

24 February 2017

For the last few months all of our efforts have been centralised on the launch of “DARWINEX reloaded”. One of the principal new releases of this launch will be the significant change in the functioning of our Risk Manager. In this post we will explain the four principal releases in the new Risk Manager 2.0 […]