Currency Trading FAQs

Eligibility to trade in Currency Derivatives
All resident Indians as defined in section 2(v) of the Foreign Exchange Management Act, 1999 (FEMA, Act 42 of 1999) are eligible to trade in the currency de...
Fri, 7 Dec, 2018 at 12:03 PM
Need of new A/C to trade in currency derivatives
Existing customers do not need a separate trading account for currency derivatives. Just check with your Arihant advisor if the currency derivatives trading...
Fri, 7 Dec, 2018 at 12:03 PM
Demat A/C for currency trading
Demat account is not required for currency trading in India.
Fri, 7 Dec, 2018 at 12:04 PM
Exchanges for trade currency
Currency trading is offered by NSE, BSE and MCX-SX.
Fri, 7 Dec, 2018 at 12:04 PM
Currency F&O contracts settled on exchange
All currency futures and options contracts on exchange are net settled in cash in Indian Rupee. The final settlement price is the RBI Reference rate for eac...
Fri, 7 Dec, 2018 at 12:04 PM
Funds in equities A/C for trade in currency segment
Yes, same margin can be used to trade in both equity and currency segment..
Fri, 7 Dec, 2018 at 12:06 PM
Regulatory body for trading in India
The exchange traded currency derivative market is regulated by SEBI through the recognized stock exchanges.  The Foreign Exchange Management Act is the ...
Fri, 7 Dec, 2018 at 12:04 PM
Expiry date of currency futures
All Currency contracts expire two working days prior to the last business day of the expiry month at 12 noon.
Fri, 7 Dec, 2018 at 12:04 PM
Currency pairs in currency markets
Currency Derivatives are currently available for trading on four currency pairs viz.US Dollars (USD-INR), Great Britain Pound (GBP-INR), Euro (EUR-INR) and ...
Fri, 7 Dec, 2018 at 12:05 PM
Contract size of different currency pairs
The size of each contract for different currency pairs on the exchange are as follows: Currency Pair Contract Size: USD-INR USD 1000 EUR-INR EUR 1000 G...
Fri, 7 Dec, 2018 at 12:05 PM