Spread bets and CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 79.8% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading spread bets and CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how spread bets and CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

Legal documents

Before opening an account with us, you should read the legal documents that’s relevant to the Pepperstone entity that you’re registering with.

Please note that our legal documents vary depending on which Pepperstone entity you hold your trading account with and the regulations that apply to you. The documents that apply to your account will be made clear in your application form and you should familiarise yourself with those documents before completing the application.

To understand more about the regulations that apply to you, please click on the relevant link below:

UK and EEA legal documents (Pepperstone Limited)

By opening an account with Pepperstone Limited, you have indicated that you have read, understood and agreed to the terms set out in each of these documents:

  • UK Terms and Conditions –
    this agreement governs your relationship with Pepperstone Limited, our United Kingdom (UK) regulated entity.
  • Spread Betting Terms and Conditions - 
    these terms govern your use of our Spread Betting product and your relationship with Pepperstone Limited, our United Kingdom (UK) regulated entity.
  • Order Execution Policy –
    this policy sets out how we ensure that we take reasonable steps to obtain the best possible results for our clients, in compliance with UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) rules.
  • Cookie Policy –
    describes the types of cookies we use on www.pepperstone.com and how we manage them. Your use of our website constitutes your agreement to the terms set out in this Policy.
  • Complaints Notice –
    explains our complaints procedure in compliance with FCA rules.
  • Pepperstone UK Privacy Policy –
    sets out how we collect and manage your personal information in compliance with UK and EEA data protection laws when you trade with Pepperstone Limited, our UK licensed entity.
  • Key Information Documents (KIDs): Commodity | FX Pair | Precious Metal | Stock Index | CFD on a single stock –
    contains information to help you gain a better understanding of the nature, risks and costs related to our products and by way of comparison with other products.
  • Risk Disclosure Statement –
    contains important information about the risks associated with our products.
  • Anti-Money Laundering (AML) ID Check Requirements –
    sets out the kinds of information we need to verify your identity in compliance with AML laws.
  • Website Terms and Conditions –
    your use of our website constitutes your agreement to comply with these Terms of Use.
  • Pepperstone Limited - Costs and charges
  • Pillar 3 disclosures -
    Pillar 3 disclosures are required by the European Union's Capital Requirements Directive and the Financial Conduct Authority in the UK. The disclosures provide market participants key information on the firm's capital, risk assessment and controls.

Spread betting - Key information documents (KID)

Tiered margins
Tiered margins are only applicable to FCA professional clients using the cTrader platform.

If you have any questions about the documents or require the information in another language, please send a request to support@pepperstone.com and we can arrange something for you.