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Spot Currency Minimum/Maximum Order Sizes

Currency Currency Description Minimum Order Size Maximum Order Size2
USD US Dollar 25,000 7,000,000
AUD Australian Dollar 25,000 6,000,000
CAD Canadian Dollar 25,000 6,000,000
CHF Swiss Franc 25,000 6,000,000
CNH China Renminbi (offshore) 150,000 40,000,000
CZK Czech Koruna USD 25,0001 USD 7,000,0001
DKK Danish Krone 150,000 35,000,000
EUR Euro 20,000 6,000,000
GBP British Pound Sterling 20,000 5,000,000
HKD Hong Kong Dollar 200,000 50,000,000
HUF Hungarian Forint USD 25,0001 USD 7,000,0001
ILS Israeli Shekel USD 25,0001 USD 7,000,0001
KRW Korean Won 0 200,000,000
JPY Japanese Yen 2,500,000 550,000,000
MXN Mexican Peso 300,000 70,000,000
NOK Norwegian Krone 150,000 35,000,000
NZD New Zealand Dollar 35,000 8,000,000
PLN Polish Zloty USD 25,0001 USD 7,000,0001
RUB Russian Ruble 750,000 30,000,000
SEK Swedish Krona 175,000 40,000,000
SGD Singapore Dollar 35,000 8,000,000
ZAR South African Rand 350,000 100,000,000


  1. The minimum amount in EUR is 20,000 and the maximum amount in EUR is 5,000,000.
  2. Customers who wish to submit orders in quantities greater than the standard order maximums can request to gain access to IB’s Large-Size Order Facility. In addition to allowing submission of FX orders greater than the stated limits, the Large-Size Order Facility allows customers to RFQ (Request for Quote) for an FX pair specific to the order quantity entered. Please contact Client Services or your IB Sales Representative to see if you qualify for the Large-Size Order Facility.

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