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Forex Swap rate: what is it?

A forex swap rate or rollover is defined as the overnight interest added or deducted for holding a position open overnight. Swap rates are determined by the overnight interest rate differential between the two currencies involved in the pair and whether the position is long or short.

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What You Should Know About Swap Rates

  • Swaps are only applied when a trade is kept open overnight through to the beginning of the next trading day
  • Certain symbols can have negative swap rates for both buy (long) and sell (short) positions
  • Swap rates are either calculated in points or in percentage terms, and our trading platforms automatically convert them into the account base currency
  • Swap rates can differ between symbols and the rates shown are per standard lot
  • Most of our symbols have triple swap charges on Fridays, while forex pairs and metals have triple swaps on Wednesdays.

Overnight Swap Rates

  • You can see the latest swap rates in the MT4/5 or cTrader platforms by following the steps below
  • MT4/5 : Right click on any instrument in the 'Market Watch' and then left click on 'Specification', then a pop-up will appear showing symbol information including swap rates
    cTrader : Click on any symbol in the watchlist/all symbols area, on the left side of the screen, then look to the right side of the screen under 'Symbol info'

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