At Plus500 you can trade with high or low leverage, depending on the predefined leverage set for each instrument, your 'Total position value' and ‘Equity.'
You can control your ‘Equity’ by depositing or withdrawing funds. You can control your 'Total position value' by opening or closing positions.
Your 'Total position value' and 'Equity' can be viewed from the Account Snapshot page which is accessed from the main trading window.
If you deposit $100,000 [your equity is $100,000] and buy Natural Gas worth $100,000, then you are trading with a leverage of 1 [no leverage]. Please note you would still pay the night premium for any positions held overnight.
If you deposit $20,000 [your equity is $20,000] to Plus500 and buy Natural Gas worth $200,000, then you are trading with a leverage of 10. As before, the night premium pays for any positions held overnight.