FX Options Trading at Saxo
Our proposition to the FX options trader is unique given the depth of our product offering, the quality of our analytics, and the level of service we provide.
FX options provide you with alternatives to manage exchange rate risk, enable you to express a view on the underlying spot price, or take a view on future volatility.
Experience & Expertise
With extensive experience as market makers in the interbank market, we are pioneers in bringing FX Options online.
Intuitive usability – such as click & drag trading on SaxoTraderGo or the sophisticated options board on SaxoTrader – and a customisable platform makes trading FX Options clear and straightforward.
Professional risk management reports with live updates allow you to manage your positions and plan your strategies. Similar to the reports used by professional traders in banks and large corporates.
Competitive & Transparent Pricing
Competitive prices and low spreads. At Saxo, you always know what a trade will cost you – which frees you up to think about your positions.
FX Touch Options
FX Touch Options are a type of Binary Option and are available in six of our most popular currency pairs. Choose One-Touch or No-Touch Options, both of which can be bought and sold with expiry dates of one day to one year. Trade Touch Options with Saxo Capital Markets and get no commissions or minimum ticket fee.
Puts and calls in 40 pairs
With our vast FX Options product range, you can trade FX Vanilla Options in 40 currency crosses. You can also trade six of our most popular currency crosses as FX Touch Options.
Cross-portfolio margin reductions
This feature gives you an easy and flexible way to trade on margin. Use the value of the assets in your portfolio to reduce your FX Options trading margins.
FX Options report
The ultimate tool to manage your FX Options portfolio. Aggregating your Options and spot positions allows you to analyse the risk of your portfolio, so you can plan your strategies accordingly.
Whether you are new to the possibilities of FX options or looking for advanced training, the Saxo Academy has something for you. Click here for bite-sized videos on specific issues, or commit to a more extensive online training module.
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An introduction to Forex Options
Whether expressing a view on an underlying market or using them as a hedging tool, Forex Options don't have to be complicated.
Call Options Examples
Walk through an example of trading EURUSD via a call option.
Put Options Examples
Think a currency pair is overvalued? You can express that point of view via a put option.
Shorting Vanilla Options
Find out about how you can earn a premium from an option but also how you might face an obligation to the owner.