Fx Cash Conversion

Hello All,

I am backtesting some different trading systems, I have noticed that there can be a significant difference in returns and winning percentage when "FX Cash Conversion" is selected or not.

I haven't found a good explanation as to when this should be used, or at least don't understand the limited documentation provided.

If, I'm trading via an FX broker using the spot market, should I have "FX Cash Conversion" enabled or disabled?

Any help would be appreciated.

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This setting is for trading Stocks in different currencies, not for fx. Description is in the manual and https://www.interactivebrokers.com/images/flash/tours/MechanicsOfForeignTransaction/index.html

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I have the same doubt as @ontheedge and when I try to open the link, it seems that windows no longer supports or allows to open documents with flash....
Could you send me a link that I can consult?
Thank you very much in advance.

They seem to have QuickTime version too: Mechanics of an Overseas Stock Transaction Tour | Interactive Brokers

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