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Why re-load Darwinex?

1 April 2017

Hi there – and thanks for bearing with us for such a long time! As you’ve noticed, the Darwin Exchange re-loaded overnight, so this post lays out what’s changed – but more importantly, WHY. What changes? A lot. The entire Darwinex team, in one way or another, shifted to “Re-loaded” from the 2016 summer break, and this is a large functionality release […]

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 […]

FXCM – Update to US users

7 February 2017

On August 25, 2015, we published a post titled “how to tell a forex broker from a market maker”. In that post, we went to reasonable lengths to describe how Darwinex, an FCA Regulated “Matched Principal Broker”, trades WITH its customers, and never takes any positions against clients – a regulatory stipulation as well as […]

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