Japan may tighten cap on individual forex trading - report

Author: Adam Button | Category: News

Report from Nikkei news

Japanese regulators are considering lowering forex trading leverage to 10:1 from 25:1 as soon as this spring, according to a Nikkei report.

On Tuesday, Japan's Financial Services Agency will set up an expert panel on risks for over-the-counter retail forex brokers to discuss the proposed changes.

Japan is a massive market for retail forex.