metals

Metals

Widely known as safe-haven assets, trading in precious metals attracts the interest of traders who are seeking to balance their investment portfolios and hedge against inflation. Due to their intrinsic value, they are particularly valuable during times of economic uncertainty. The most popular precious metal is gold.

Future metals

Symbol Name Contract Size Margin Order Level Minimum Fluctuation Trading Months Trading Days Trading Hours Execution Spread
GC Gold Futures 100 oz 1500 100 0.05 Feb., Apr., Jul., Aug., Oct., Dec. Sun. - Fri. 9:13 am Market
SI Silver Futures 5000 oz 2500 10 0.01 Mar., May., Jul., Sep., Dec. Sun. - Fri. 23:00 - 22:00 Market Floating
HG Copper Futures 25000 pounds 1000 10 0.00050 Mar., May., Jul., Sep., Dec. Sun. - Fri. 23:00 - 22:00 Market Floating

Spot metals

Symbol Name Contract Size Margin Spread Order Level Minimum Fluctuation Trading Days Trading Hours Execution
XAUUSD Gold Spot 100 oz 1500 50 200 0.05 Sun. - Fri. 23:00 - 22:00 Market
XAGUSD Silver Spot 5000 oz 2500 5 15 0.01 Sun. - Fri. 23:00 - 22:00 Market
XAUEUR Euro Gold Spot 100 oz 1500 50 200 0.05 Sun. - Fri. 23:00 - 22:00 Market
XAGEUR Euro Silver Spot 5000 oz 2500 5 15 0.01 Sun. - Fri. 23:00 - 22:00 Market