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Leverage the power of LMAX Exchange

Optimised, exchange quality FX execution

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FX and CFDs are leveraged products that can result in losses exceeding your deposit.
They are not suitable for everyone so please ensure you fully understand the risks involved. View full risk warning

MTF Trading

Launched in October 2010, LMAX MTF is the first Multilateral Trading Facility for FX and CFD trading, regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority - established to deliver the benefits of exchange quality execution to both buy-side & sell-side trading institutions.

Contract Types more

LMAX MTF currently supports the following contract types:

Asset class Contract type
Equity Indices Standardised LMAX defined, CFD contracts
Spot FX ISDA governed standard spot FX
Spot Commodities ISDA governed standard Spot Commodities

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Instruments Traded more

The details for all traded instruments are outlined fully in the Contract Specifications available in the Document Library.

Asset class Instruments
Equity Indices CFDs Australia 200
Europe 50
France 40
Germany 30
Germany 30 (Mini)
Hong Kong 50
Japan 225
Spain 35
UK 100
US SPX 500
US SPX 500 (Mini)
US Tech 100
US Tech 100 (Mini)
Wall Street 30
Wall Street 30 (Mini)
Spot Commodities Gold
Silver
UK Brent
US Crude
Platinum
Palladium
US Natural Gas
Spot FX
AUD/CAD
AUD/CHF
AUD/JPY
AUD/NZD
AUD/USD
CAD/CHF
CAD/JPY
CHF/JPY
EUR/AUD
EUR/CAD
EUR/CHF
EUR/CZK
EUR/DKK
EUR/GBP
EUR/HKD
EUR/HUF
EUR/JPY
EUR/MXN
EUR/NOK
EUR/NZD
EUR/PLN
EUR/RUB
EUR/SEK
EUR/SGD
EUR/TRY
EUR/USD
EUR/ZAR
GBP/AUD
GBP/CAD
GBP/CHF
GBP/CZK
GBP/DKK
GBP/HKD
GBP/HUF
GBP/JPY
GBP/MXN
GBP/NOK
GBP/NZD
GBP/PLN
GBP/SEK
GBP/SGD
GBP/TRY
GBP/USD
GBP/ZAR
NOK/SEK
NZD/CAD
NZD/CHF
NZD/JPY
NZD/SGD
NZD/USD
USD/CAD
USD/CHF
USD/CNH
USD/CZK
USD/DKK
USD/HKD
USD/HUF
USD/ILS
USD/JPY
USD/MXN
USD/NOK
USD/PLN
USD/RUB
USD/SEK
USD/SGD
USD/TRY
USD/XVN
USD/ZAR

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Clearing & Settlement more

FX & Spot Commodity Markets

Trading of FX and Spot Commodity contracts on the MTF will be facilitated via bi-lateral clearing between members under ISDA agreements.
In order to trade, General Members will need to have agreements and associated Designation Notices for LMAX MTF in place with all Broker Members or their Prime Brokers. In addition Broker Members will need to have appropriate documentation in place, directly or through their respective Prime Brokers, with all other Broker and General Members.

Further details on the LMAX MTF post trade model are set out in the Service Description which is available in the Document Library.*

* A list of all acting Prime Brokers will be available upon application.

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