Contract Specifications for CFDs

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Contract Specifications for Cash Indices and Commodity CFDs

Symbol Description Retail Margins* Pro Margins* Spread Digits Contract Size
WS30 Dow Jones Index 5% 1% 2.3 1 1
SP500 S&P 500 Index 5% 1% 1 1 1
NAS100 Nasdaq-100 Index 5% 1% 1 1 1
DAX30 German DAX 30 Index 5% 1% 1.5 1 1
UK100 FTSE 100 Index 5% 1% 2 1 1
CAC40 France 40 Index 5% 1% 1.4 1 1
ESX50 Euro Stoxx 50 Index 5% 1% 2.5 1 1
ESP35 Spain IBEX 35 Index 5% 1% 7 1 1
HSI50 Hang Seng Index 5% 1% 11 1 1
JPN225 Nikkei 225 Index 5% 1% 9 1 100
AUS200 ASX 200 index 5% 1% 1.5 2 1
SMI20 Switzerland 20 Index 5% 1% 4 1 1
CNA50 FTSE China A50 Index 5% 1% 10 2 1
USOIL Spot Crude Oil 10% 2% 0.035 3 1000
UKOIL Spot Brent Oil 10% 2% 0.035 3 1000
XNGUSD Spot Natural Gas 10% 2% 0.022 3 10000
* Margins are calculated using the following formula: Lot Size * Contract Size * Market Price * Margin Percentage = Required Margin
** Pro margins listed are what clients categorized as professional will receive with an account leverage of 100:1

The terms trading on Crude Oil, Commodities, Indices or Precious Metal Futures mentioned throughout the XGLOBAL website, refers to CFDs on Commodities, Indices and Precious Metals.

Trading sessions and swaps/financing rates can be viewed live in the platform under the symbol Specifications.

Contract Specifications for CFDs on Futures

Symbol* Instrument Minimum tick size Minimum tick value per lot Margin for retail clients Margin for professional clients Minimum spread in price Contract Size Trading session start Trading session end Trading Break(s)
CL Light Sweet Crude Oil (WTI) Future 0.01 10 USD 10:1 1000 USD 0.03 1000 barrels Monday 01:00:00 Friday 23:55:00 00:15:00 – 01:00:00
BB Brent Crude Oil Future 0.01 10 USD 10:1 1000 USD 0.03 1000 barrels Monday 03:00:00 Friday 23:55:00 01:00:00 – 03:00:00
NG Natural Gas Future 0.001 10 USD 10:1 1000 USD 0.022 10000 mmBtu Monday 01:00:00 Friday 23:55:00 00:15:00 – 01:00:00
FDAX Germany30 Future 0.5 12.50 EUR 20:1 5000 EUR 1.5 25 EUR x DAX Index Monday 02:15:00 Friday 23:00:00 23:00:00 – 02:15:00
YM Dow Jones Future 1 5 USD 20:1 1000 USD 3 5 USD x DJIA Monday 00:00:00 Friday 23:59:59 00:15:00 – 01:00:00,
23:15:00 – 23:30:00
ES S&P500 Future 0.25 12.50 USD 20:1 1000 USD 0.75 50 USD x S&P500 Index Monday 00:00:00 Friday 23:59:59 00:15:00 – 01:00:00,
23:15:00 – 23:30:00
NQ Nasdaq 100 Future 0.25 5 USD 20:1 1000 USD 1.25 20 USD x Nasdaq 100 Index Monday 00:00:00 Friday 23:59:59 00:15:00 – 01:00:00,
23:15:00 – 23:30:00
FTSE FTSE 100 Future 0.5 5 GBP 20:1 1000 GBP 1.5 10 GBP x FTSE Index Monday 10:00:00 Friday 23:00:00 23:00:00 – 10:00:00
NKD Nikkei 225 Future 5 25 USD 20:1 1000 USD 15 5 USD x Nikkei Index Monday 01:00:00 Friday 23:59:59 00:00:00 – 01:00:00
GC Gold Future 0.1 10 USD 20:1 1000 USD 0.3 100 troy oz Monday 00:00:00 Friday 23:55:00 00:15:00 – 01:00:00
SI Silver Future 0.005 25 USD 10:1 1000 USD 0.015 5000 troy oz Monday 00:00:00 Friday 23:55:00 00:15:00 – 01:00:00
CO Corn Future 0.25 12.50 USD 10:1 2000 USD 1.25 5000 bushels Monday 03:00:00 Friday 21:15:00 21:15:00 – 03:00:00, 15:45 – 16:30
HG Copper Future 0.05 12.50 USD 10:1 1000 USD 0.25 25,000 pounds Monday 01:00:00 Friday 23:59:59 00:00:00 – 01:00:00
KC Coffee Future 0.05 18.75 USD 10:1 1000 USD 0.25 37,500 pounds Monday 11:15:00 Friday 20:30:00 20:30:00 – 11:15:00
SY Soybean Future 0.25 12.50 USD 10:1 2000 USD 1.25 5,000 bushels Monday 03:00:00 Friday 21:15:00 21:15:00 – 03:00:00, 15:45 – 16:30
SB Sugar Future 0.01 11.20 USD 10:1 1000 USD 0.03 112,000 pounds Monday 10:30:00 Friday 20:00:00 20:00:00 – 10:30:00
PA Palladium Future 0.05 5 USD 10:1 2000 USD 0.40 100 troy oz Monday 01:00 Friday 23:59:59 00:00:00 – 01:00:00
PL Platinum Future 0.1 5 USD 10:1 2000 USD 0.5 50 troy oz Monday 01:00 Friday 23:59:59 00:00:00 – 01:00:00
CAC CAC40 Index Future CFD mode CFD mode 20:1 4000 EUR 3.0 10 EUR x Index Monday 09:00 Friday 23:00:00 23:00:00 – 09:00:00
DX US Dollar Index Future CFD mode CFD mode 20:1 acct leverage * 5 0.005 1000 Monday 01:00 Friday 23:55:00 23:59:59 – 01:00:00
CT Cotton Future CFD mode CFD mode 10:1 acct leverage * 10 0.02 50,000 pounds Monday 04:00 Friday 21:15:00 21:20:00 – 04:00:00
W# Wheat Future CFD mode CFD mode 10:1 acct leverage * 10 0.25 5,000 bushels Monday 03:00 Friday 21:15:00 15:45:00 – 16:30:00, 21:20:00 – 03:00:00
CC Cocoa Future CFD mode CFD mode 10:1 acct leverage * 10 4 10 metric tons Monday 11:45 Friday 20:25:00 20:30:00 – 11:45:00
SM Soybean Meal Future CFD mode CFD mode 10:1 1,815 USD 0.1 100 short tons Monday 03:00 Friday 21:20:00 21:20:00 – 03:00:00
US US 30 Year Treasury Bonds Future CFD mode CFD mode 10:1 2,530 USD 0.032 1,000 USD Monday 01:00 Friday 23:59:59 0:00:00 – 1:00:00
EC Euro Currency Future CFD mode CFD mode 30:1 acct leverage * 3.33 0.00005 125,000 EUR Monday 01:00 Friday 23:59:59 00:00:00 – 01:00:00
BP British Pound Currency Future CFD mode CFD mode 30:1 acct leverage * 3.33 0.00010 62,500 GBP Monday 01:00 Friday 23:59:59 00:00:00 – 01:00:00
CD Canadian Dollar Currency Future CFD mode CFD mode 30:1 acct leverage * 3.33 0.00005 100,000 CAD Monday 01:00 Friday 23:55:00 00:00:00 – 01:00:00
AD Australian Dollar Currency Future CFD mode CFD mode 30:1 acct leverage * 3.33 0.00010 100,000 AUD Monday 01:00 Friday 23:55:00 00:00:00 – 01:00:00
NZ New Zealand Dollar Currency Future CFD mode CFD mode 30:1 acct leverage * 3.33 0.00020 100,000 NZD Monday 01:00 Friday 23:55:00 00:00:00 – 01:00:00
JY Japanese Yen Currency Future CFD mode CFD mode 30:1 acct leverage * 3.33 0.00005 125,000 JPY Monday 01:00 Friday 23:55:00 00:00:00 – 02:00:00
* These instruments can be found in MT5 suffixed with a decimal point and 3 digits, which indicates the expiry of the contract.
** Margins based on leverage ratio are calculated using the following formula: Lot Size * Contract Size * Market Price / Leverage Ratio = Margin
*** Margins based on an amount of currency are fixed (irrespective of account leverage) and valued on a 1.00 lot position

Since the above mentioned instruments are CFD’s of Futures they will expire on their maturity date. The expiry dates are delivered to the Mailbox of the trading platform on a monthly basis. XGLOBAL Markets publishes new CFD Futures contracts within 2 – 5 working days of the maturity date of the previous contract. At that time the Trade setting on contracts close to expiring will be set to “Close Only” mode. If positions traded on expiring contracts are left open they will automatically be closed at the date of that contracts maturity.

Kindly note that regular trading accounts do not have access to all the symbols shown above. Some CFDs are offered only with certain account types and market data fees may apply if certain products are made available. If you are interested to get access to symbols not available on your account please contact our support department or your account manager.

The terms trading on Crude Oil, Commodities, Indices or Precious Metal Futures mentioned throughout the XGLOBAL website, refers to CFDs on Commodities, Indices and Precious Metals.

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