Product Details

The product details table below provides product specific information about our CFDs and Spot Metals. Our CFDs have daily closures and monthly or quarterly expiry. All Spot Metals and CFDs default leverage is set at 100:1 - this can be adjusted to 50:1 or 200:1 through your account settings in each platform but please note increasing leverage increases risk.

Our Forex pairs, with the exception of USD/HKD, USD/RUB and EUR/CHF, are set at a default leverage of 200:1, this can be adjusted to 100:1 through your account settings in the platform. The default leverage setting for USD/HKD is 10:1, for USD/RUB is 5:1 and for EUR/CHF is 20:1. Increasing leverage increases risk. On FOREXTrader and MetaTrader FX pairs can be traded in standard (100,000), mini lots (10,000), and micro lots (1,000)

For a full list of all the products available on FOREXTrader PRO and MetaTrader, please visit the FOREXTrader PRO or MetaTrader pricing pages.

CFD Contract Details

Product Trading hours** Last trading time2 Units per lot Contract expiry*** Max position Min tick Contract value Underlying Exchange
UK Oil 0100-2300
(Sunday open 2300, Friday close 2200)
London
1930 London 100 Second to last business day of the two months prior to the contract month. For example, Mar 2016 contracts will expire on 28 Jan. (Every month) 50,000 0.01 $1 ICE - London
US Oil 1800 - 1700
(Fri close 1700)
New York
1630   New York 100 4th business day prior to the 25th calendar day of the month preceding the delivery month. If the 25th calendar day of the month is a non-business day, trading shall cease on the 4th business day prior to the last business day preceding the 25th calendar day. (Every month) 50,000 0.01 $1 NYM - New York
Natural Gas 1800 - 1700
(Fri close 1700)
New York
1630   New York 2,500 4 business days prior to the 1st of the contract month. (Every month) 250,000 0.001 $2.50 NYM - New York
Heating Oil 1800-1700
(Fri close 1700)
New York
1630  New York 3,000 2nd to last business day prior to the contract month. (Every month) 300,000 0.0001 $0.30 NYM - New York
SPX500 1700-1515 &
1530-1600
(Fri close 1600)
Chicago
0830   Chicago 10 3rd Friday of the contract month. (Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec)* 5,000 0.25 $10 CME - Chicago
GER30 0800-2200
Frankfurt
1300   Frankfurt 1 3rd Friday of the contract month (Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec)* 200 0.5 €1 Eurex - Frankfurt
UK100 0700-2100
London
1000 London 1 3rd Friday of the contract month (Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec)* 200 0.5 £1 NYSE LIFFE - London
FRA40 0800-2200
Paris
1600   Paris 1 3rd Friday of the contract month. (Every month)* 200 0.5 €1 NYSE LIFFE - Paris
AUS200 1710-0700 &
0950-1630
Sydney
1200 Sydney 1 3rd Thursday of contract month. (Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec) 200 1.0 AU $1 SFE - Sydney
JPN225 1700-1600
(Fri close 1600)
Chicago
1515 Chicago 100 Business day preceding the 2nd Friday of the contract month. (Mar, Jun, Sep Dec) 20,000 5.0 ¥100 CME - Chicago
US30 1700-1515 &
1530-1600
(Fri close 1600)
Chicago
0830 Chicago 1 3rd Friday of the contract month. (Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec)* 200 1.0 $1 CME - Chicago
NAS100 1700-1515 &
1530-1600
(Fri close 1600)
Chicago
0830 Chicago 5 3rd Friday of the contract month. (Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec)* 1,000 0.25 $5 CME - Chicago
HK50 0915-1200 &
1300-1615 &
1700-2345
Hong Kong1
1600   Hong Kong 3 Business day preceding the last business day of the contract month. (Every month) 600 1.0 HK $3 Hong Kong Futures Exchange
ESTX50 0800-2200 Frankfurt1 1200  Frankfurt 3 3rd Friday of the contract month. (Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec)* 600 1.0 $3 Eurex - Frankfurt
Copper 1800-1700
(Fri close 1700)
New York
1630     New York 2,500 2 business days prior to the 1st of the contract month. (March, May, July, September and December) 250,000 0.0005 $1.25 CMX - Commodity Exchange Inc
Palladium 1800-1700 New York 1630     New York 10 2 business days prior the 1st day of the contract month. (Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec) 3,000 0.05 $0.50 NYM - New York
Platinum 1800-1700 New York 1630      New York 10 2 business days prior to the 1st day of the contract month. (Jan, Apr, Jul, Oct) 2,000 0.1 $1 NYM - New York
Soybean 1900-0745 &
0830-1320 
Chicago
1320    Chicago 1,000 2 business days prior to the 1st day of the contract month. (Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Aug, Sep, Nov) 100,000 0.0025 $2.50 CBT - Chicago Board of Trade
Wheat 1900-0745 &
0830-1320
Chicago
1320     Chicago 1,000 2 business days prior to the 1st day of the contract month. (Mar, May, Jul, Sep, Dec) 100,000 0.0025 $2.50 CBT - Chicago Board of Trade
Corn 1900-0745 &
0830-1320
Chicago
1320    Chicago 1,000 2 business days prior to the 1st day of the contract month. (Mar, May, Jul, Sep, Dec) 100,000 0.0025 $2.50 CBT - Chicago Board of Trade
Cotton 2100-1420 New York 1420     New York 5,000 6 business days before the 1st business day of the contract month (Mar, May, Jul, Dec). 500,000 0.0001 $0.50 NYB - ICE Futures US Softs
Sugar 0330-1300 New York1 1300      New York 28,000 2nd to last business day of the month proceeding the contract month. (Mar, May, Jul, Oct) 2,800,000 0.0001 $2.80 NYB - ICE Futures US Softs
XAG/USD (Silver) 1800 Sunday to 1700 Friday
New York time†
n/a 500 troy ounces (FTP)
50 troy ounces (MT4)
n/a 500 (lots)
250,000 (troy ounces)
0.001 $0.50 (FTP)
$0.05 (MT4)
Bank Rates
XAU/USD (Gold) 1800 Sunday to 1700 Friday
New York time†
n/a 10 troy ounces (FTP)
1 troy ounce (MT4)
n/a 1,000 (lots)
10,000 (troy ounces)
0.01 $0.10 (FTP)
$0.01 (MT4)
Bank Rates
XAU/AUD (Gold - AUD) 1800 Sunday to 1700 Friday
New York time†
n/a 10 troy ounces (FTP)
1 troy ounce (MT4)
n/a 1,000 (lots)
10,000 (troy ounces)
0.01 AUD 0.10 (FTP)
AUD 0.01 (MT4)
Bank Rates
XAU/CHF (Gold - Swiss) 1800 Sunday to 1700 Friday
New York time†
n/a 10 troy ounces (FTP)
1 troy ounce (MT4)
n/a 1,000 (lots)
10,000 (troy ounces)
0.01 SFr. 0.10 (FTP)
SFr. 0.01 (MT4)
Bank Rates
XAU/GBP (Gold - Sterling) 1800 Sunday to  1700 Friday
New York time†
n/a 10 troy ounces (FTP)
1 troy ounce (MT4)
n/a 1,000 (lots)
10,000 (troy ounces)
0.01 £0.10 (FTP)
£0.01 (MT4)
Bank Rates
XAU/EUR (Gold - Euro) 1800 Sunday to  1700 Friday
New York time†
n/a 10 troy ounces (FTP)
1 troy ounce (MT4)
n/a 1,000 (lots)
10,000 (troy ounces)
0.01 € 0.10 (FTP)
€ 0.01 (MT4)
Bank Rates
XAU/JPY (Gold - JPY) 1800 Sunday to 1700 Friday
New York time†
n/a 1f0 troy ounces (FTP)
1 troy ounce (MT4)
n/a 1,000 (lots)
10,000 (troy ounces)
1.0 ¥ 10.0 (FTP)
¥ 1.0 (MT4)
Bank Rates

1 Denotes Monday open
2 Refers to the last trading time on the day of expiry.
* Or previous business day if the third Friday is a holiday.
**City refers to time zone
*** Months of expiry
† Trading closed daily from 1700 to 1800 New York time.

Product details are subject to change. We will keep this information up-to-date on a best efforts basis. Please call our dealing desk to confirm trading hours.