The JPN225’s underlying instrument is the Nikkei 225 Yen future. This Nikkei 225 is the benchmark stock market index for the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE).

Margin Requirements

Can be viewed in the dealing rates and create order windows on the trading station, or by using the CFD Product Guide.

Trading Hours

Please click here for trading hours. Please note, however, that hours are subject to change based on Daylight Savings Time. Also, Friedberg Direct’s Index Products do not expire, but Friedberg Direct indices will not be open for trading during holidays in which the reference markets are closed.

Target Spread

The JPN225 has a target spread of 10 pips/points.

Contract Size

The minimum number of contracts per click (trade) for JPN225 is and the maximum number of contracts per click (trade) for the JPN225 is 1,000

Minimum Pip Cost (Value)

The JPN225 has a minimum value of ¥ 1 per point (Your per point value may be different if your account is denominated in a different currency. Please refer to the Simple Dealing Rates Window in Trading Station for this value).

The pip/point location is shown below. Each 1.0 price movement on the JPN225 is 1 pip/point. Friedberg Direct’s pricing displays additional decimal places - ideal for scalpers in a fast-moving market.

Number of Friedberg Direct Contracts to Equal 1 Future

550 Friedberg Direct JPN225 contracts are approximately equivalent to one Nikkei 225 Yen Future.

Other Information

The JPN225 does have financing cost (Rollover). For further information regarding financing costs, click here. Applicable to most cash indices, dividend payments will be applied as debit/credit within the rollover amount for your open positions. Adjustments will apply on the eve of the ex-dividend date of the constituent members of the relevant Index. The adjustment will appear as part of the rollover debit/credit on your statement.

There is no minimum stop distance for the JPN225.