Can I be categorized as a professional trader?
In order to be assessed as an elective professional you must satisfy at least two of the three criteria below.
- You have traded CFDs or forex an average of 10 times per quarter on average for the past year.
- You hold a portfolio of financial instruments with a net value of at least EUR 500,000
- You work or have worked in the financial sector for at least one year in a position that has given you a knowledge of CFD or foreign exchange trading.