CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 77% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.
CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 79% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

Swap Free

Sharia-compliant forex trading account for followers of Islam

Clients following the Muslim faith can open a forex & CFD trading account without any rollover interests on overnight positions (=swap interests). The reason for the Islamic Account is to avoid the need for paying and receiving interest which is prohibited in Islam.

How to open a Swap Free Islamic Account

- Open a Fortrade Account on your desktop, mobile, or tablet.

- Complete the full registration process (and send us your supporting ID documents).

- Send an email to [email protected] with a request for Swap Free Islamic Account.

Spreads on Swap-Free Groups will be wider by 4 pips on specific instruments compared to the default spreads.

The affected symbols are:
AUDNZD USDDKK EURPLN USDMXN
EURDKK USDTRY EURSEK USDILS
EURNZD GBPTRY EURZAR USDNOK
GBPAUD EURNOK GBPSGD USDSEK
GBPCAD EURHUF EURTRY USDPLN
GBPNZD EURILS USDHUF USDZAR

  • If a system abuse is detected, Fortrade reserves the right to cancel the Islamic account with immediate effect, and close any open trades at its discretion.
  • The standard lot size is defined in the trading conditions.
  • The charge is made for swap-free clients only, every Thursday, for all open positions held at 21:00 GMT night between Wednesday and Thursday.
  • Closed positions that were left open during the times mentioned above, will be charged pro-rata for each lot

The weekly commission charges under the swap-free policy for the following instruments are:

INSTRUMENT Long Swap-Free Policy Charge per Lot (in points) Short Swap-Free Policy Charge per Lot (in points)
Crude Oil -129 -22
Natural Gas -1 -1
Brent Oil -8 -2
Heating Oil -8 -5
Gasoline -8 -5
Soybean -128 -111
Wheat -60 -52
Platinum -11 -6
Palladium -119 -4
Copper -8 -5
Sugar #11 -0.48 -0.3
Cotton #2 -2 -1
Corn -64 -55
USA 500 -155 -134
USA 100 -309 -268
USA 30 -13 -11
USA 2000 -81 -63
Germany 30 -72 -50
UK 100 -61 -48
France 40 -38 -33
Italy 40 -50 -39
Spain 35 -7 -4
Switzerland 20 -154 -126
Dollar Index -69 -60
Hong Kong 50 -6 -4
Australia 200 -68 -49
China 50 -20 -18
Japan 225 -11 -11
Euro 50 -3.85 -3.15
Netherlands 25 -35 -28
Canada 60 -97 -98
GAUTRY -2,800 0
GOLDTRY -6,300 0
TRYBASK -11,550 0
USDRUB -11,000 0
USDTRY -8,750 0
EURTRY -10,850 0
GBPTRY -11,550 0
ZAR pairs -2,800 0
HUF pairs -50 -50
MXN pairs -2,800 0
AUD pairs 8 pips 0
Shares 13% annually 12% annually

Please contact us if you need any further information on the markup charges and how they apply to the Swap Free Islamic Account.