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GMO Click Securities: January 2024 CFD trading value ranking announced ~ Japan ranks first with 225! Variety CFD is US VI, foreign stock CFD is Tesla in first place ~
GMO Click Securities, Inc. (Headquarters: Shibuya-ku, Tokyo; President and Representative Director: Hideyuki Takashima; hereinafter referred to as the Company) is a consolidated company of GMO Financial Holdings, Inc., a member of the GMO Internet Group, and operates a financial products trading business. We are pleased to announce our CFD trading value ranking.
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In the overall ranking, “Japan 225” took first place, followed by “U.S. NQ100” and “U.S. NQ100 Mini.” In the variety CFD ranking, “US VI” ranked first, and in the foreign stock CFD ranking, “Tesla” ranked first.
Trading value ranking of our CFD trading stocks
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In January 2024, the Japanese stock market rose sharply, with the Nikkei Stock Average hitting its highest since the bursting of the bubble economy for the first time in six months, and the “Japan 225″ saw a significant increase in trading value compared to the previous month. took the top spot in the overall ranking for the first time in six months. In Variety CFD, in response to the upward trend in semiconductor-related stocks such as NVIDIA (ranked 2nd in the foreign stock CFD ranking) and AMD (ranked 5th in the foreign stock CFD ranking) in the US stock market, the “US Semiconductor Bull 3” Double ETF was ranked 2nd. In foreign stock CFDs, while stock prices have been declining since the end of last year, “Tesla”, whose stock price plummeted following the announcement of its financial results on January 24th, ranked first.
Please see below for past rankings.
≪CFD trading value ranking page≫
What is CFD?
CFD (Contract for Difference) is a financial product that allows you to invest in various assets such as foreign exchange, stocks, stock indexes, and products such as crude oil and gold. The popular “FX” is also a type of CFD, and those that invest in foreign exchange are called “FX.” With CFDs, you can trade with leverage by depositing “margin” as collateral, so you can start trading with a small amount of funds without having to prepare the entire amount you want to trade.
About GMO Click Securities CFD trading
With our CFD, you can invest small amounts in Japanese yen in a wide range of stocks that cover key points of the world economy, such as gold, crude oil, stock indexes, and foreign stocks, all with just one account. The minimum trading quantity for major CFD stocks (*1) is 0.1 piece, and for mini CFDs of 0.1 piece, the minimum required margin is one-tenth of the conventional amount, allowing you to trade even smaller amounts.
(*1) Eligible stocks with a minimum trading volume of 0.1 contracts are stocks whose reference underlying assets are stock index futures and VIX futures, and stocks of commodity CFDs. The minimum trading quantity for stocks and stock CFDs that use ETFs and ETNs as reference underlying assets is 1.
In order to introduce CFD to as many customers as possible, we have created a page titled “First Time CFD” that explains the appeal of CFD in an easy-to-understand manner. Please take a look.
Introducing popular brands
We will introduce popular stocks that rank high in our CFD trading value rankings, so please use them as a reference when selecting stocks.
■US NQ100, US NQ100 Mini
The U.S. NQ100 is a stock index CFD that uses the “E-mini NASDAQ100 futures” and the U.S. NQ100 mini uses the “Micro E-mini NASDAQ100 futures” as the underlying asset. US NQ100 Mini allows you to trade the popular US NQ100 in small amounts.
“E-mini NASDAQ100 futures” and “Micro E-mini NASDAQ100 futures” are futures of the NASDAQ100, a representative stock index in the United States, and are traded on the CME (*2). NASDAQ100 is a stock index published by NASDAQ and calculated based on the market capitalization of representative companies listed on NASDAQ (approximately the top 100 companies by market capitalization, excluding financial
companies). NASDAQ is a market for emerging companies, and as cutting-edge companies representing the world’s IT market are listed, it is attracting attention as an index that can grasp trends in high-tech and Internet-related fields.
Japan 225 is a stock index CFD that uses “Nikkei 225 Futures” as the reference underlying asset.
“Nikkei 225 Futures” is a stock index futures calculated from the stock prices of 225 companies representing Japan, and is traded on CME, SGX (*3), etc. The Nikkei Stock Average is a stock price comprised of the stock prices of 225 representative stocks selected by Nihon Keizai Shimbun from among the stocks listed on the Prime Market of the Tokyo Stock Exchange, taking into account high market liquidity and balance between industries. It is an index. It is attracting attention as an indicator that can grasp general trends in the Japanese stock market as a whole.
■WTI crude oil
WTI Crude Oil is a commodity CFD that uses “WTI Crude Oil Futures” as the reference underlying asset.
WTI (West Texas Intermediate) refers to crude oil produced primarily in the U.S. states of Texas and New Mexico, and futures for this crude oil traded on NYMEX (*4) are called “WTI crude oil futures.” “WTI Crude Oil Futures” has high liquidity and price transparency, so it is considered important as a representative indicator of crude oil prices.
(*2) CME (Chicago Mercantile Exchange): Chicago Mercantile Exchange (*3) SGX (Singapore Exchange): Singapore Stock Exchange
(*4) NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange): New York Mercantile Exchange We will continue to maintain the industry’s lowest fee structure, meet the diverse needs of our customers, and work to enhance the products we offer in order to provide comprehensive financial services. Furthermore, we will strive to provide cutting-edge trading systems and innovative services that are easier to use and more convenient. [About GMO Click Securities, Inc.]
GMO Click Securities, Inc. is an internet securities company established in October 2005. We aim to make investing more accessible and convenient and create a world where you can easily trade any investment product from around the world anytime, anywhere.
[Company Profile] URL: https://www.click-sec.com/ Trade Name GMO Click Securities Co., Ltd. Address 1-2-3 Dogenzaka, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo Shibuya Fukuras Representative Director and President Hideyuki Takashima Business Description Based on the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act Financial instruments trading business Capital: 4,346,663,925 yen Date of establishment: October 28, 2005
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