Foreign Exchange (FX) Options are a derivative instrument that gives the right, but not the obligation, to buy or sell a currency pair at a set price on a set date. It is suitable to diversify or hedge your positions in the FX market.
Level up your FX risk management
A versatile instrument
FX Options are beneficial for both day trading and long-term strategies in any market conditions
Stop worrying about Stop Loss
When buying options, you know exactly your maximum possible loss, but your profit potential is unlimited
Investors, traders, businesses and institutions use options as protection against unwanted market moves
The Swissquote edge
• Set strike price with one-pip accuracy
• Fully adjustable maturity from one day to one year
• Superior liquidity and execution on 45 FX Options
• Transparent pricing, no hidden commissions or trading fees
Available FX Options
All FX Options are European-style Vanilla and expire at 10 a.m. New York time.
Straddle / Strangle
Buy both put and call options to benefit from high volatility regardless of its direction.
Low-cost strategies with limited risks but also a capped profit potential.
Combine options and spot trading to maximise profits or reduce potential losses.
More on trading FX Options
FXO Product Guide
A complete summary of all Swissquote Forex Options with their corresponding trading conditions.
Our commitment to you: fair dealing and price execution. All trading costs are included in the spreads – no hidden fees.
Need to brush up on your Forex knowledge? Our education section will get you up to speed in no time!
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