DislikedWhile I do understand their reasoning, I don't agree w/ it. They should let the customers be damn fools and "shoot their eye out" if they want too.
Compliance Rule 2-43(b): Offsetting Transactions
The other trading practice NFA believes must be addressed involves a
strategy that FDMs refer to as “hedging,” where customers take long and short positions
in the same currency pair in the same account. NFA is concerned that customers
employing this strategy do not understand either the lack of economic benefit or the
financial costs involved....Ignored
you can use sub acc to do it.