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Commodities Trading

Commodities trading has a rich history dating back to the open outcry pits of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Vantage FX provides traders access to the most liquid commodities markets, giving them the ability to trade with maximum leverage. Commodities markets are known for their volatility and the market structure suits traders who use technical analysis.

With Vantage FX, you can trade both energy and metals including Oil, Gold, Silver, Palladium and Platinum. The commodities markets are open 23 hours a day with a 45 minute session break at the end of the CME Globex trading session. All Vantage FX clients are able to exploit volatility on global commodities markets with seamless 24 hour access via the Vantage FX MetaTrader 4 platform.

Even if you aren’t an active commodities trader, it is worthwhile to watch the close correlations that appear between the commodities, forex and indices markets so you can take advantage of any trading opportunities that may arise.

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Oil Trading

Otherwise known as ‘Black Gold, for centuries speculators were able to assess the overall health of world economies through the price of Oil.

Explore the Oil market and benefit from the increased transparency of trading a CME listed futures market on the Vantage FX MetaTrader 4 Platform.

Trade this highly technical market and take advantage of the correlation between Commodities, Forex and Indices markets yourself. Trade Oil.

  • TRADE FROM

    0.01 Lots

    Controls 10 Barrels of Oil

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Gold Trading

For centuries, Gold has been used as a safeguard against risk. In today’s highly volatile market environment, adding Gold to your portfolio via the Vantage MetaTrader 4 Platform helps to insure against major ‘black swan’ events.

All central banks are printing money, but you can’t print Gold. The fact there is a finite supply of Gold means that speculation will always occur in this asset class.

Increased volatility is what traders live by and thrive on. Trade Gold.

  • TRADE FROM

    0.01 Lots

    Controls 1 Ounce of Gold

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Silver Trading

Unsophisticated investors may refer to Silver as a poor man’s Gold, but don’t discount this highly volatile metal yourself. Closely correlated to Gold, Silver presents a vast number of trading opportunities otherwise missed if only trading Gold.

Find your market edge while trading Silver through the Vantage FX true Direct Market Access MT4 Platform.

If you are looking to exploit opportunity on a transparent and highly liquid market, trade Silver.

  • TRADE FROM

    .01 Lots

    Controls 50 Ounces of Silver

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Palladium Trading

Palladium is a chemical element with the symbol Pd and atomic number of 46. This metal was named after the asteroid Pallas, which was itself named after the epithet of the Greek goddess Athena.

Trading this rare precious metal, attracts niche market speculators due to its highly technical nature, inbuilt volatility and its ability to be traded on the Vantage FX MT4 Platform. Trade Palladium.

  • TRADE FROM

    1.0 Lots

    Controls 10 Ounces of Palladium

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Platinum Trading

One of the rarest elements in the Earth’s crust, Platinum tends to move in longer range macroeconomic trends. Platinum provides a plethora of opportunity for trend followers to benefit from directional volatility.

Add this unique commodity to your watch list and unearth trading opportunity in Platinum on the Vantage FX MetaTrader 4 Platform. Trade Platinum.

  • TRADE FROM

    1.0 Lots

    Controls 10 Ounces of Platinum

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Natural Gas

Natural gas is a naturally occurring mixture which is primarily used as a fossil fuel. It is used as a source of energy for cooking and the generation of electricity.

Natural Gas in the United States is traded as a futures contract on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Each NYMEX contract traded is worth $100,000.

Natural gas contracts have become widely popular assets for hedge and pension funds to diversify their commodities portfolios with. Trade Natural Gas.

  • Trade From

    0.01 Lots

    Controls 100Btu

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Gasoline

Gasoline, otherwise known simply as petrol, is a transparent, petroleum derived fuel that is primarily used to power combustion engines. Consisting mostly of
organic compounds, it is mixed with additives to form gasoline.

Traded on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and quoted in US Dollar per gallon, Vantage FX gives traders exposure to both crude oil via the widely popular MT4 platform. Trade Gasoline.

  • Trade From

    0.01 Lots

    Controls 420 Gallons of Gasoline

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Heating Oil

Heating Oil is a low viscoty liquid petroleum product used as a burning oil for fuel. The name comes from its most common use is in building and the home for heating purposes.

The heating oil futures contract trade in units of 1000 barrels and is based on delivery in the New York Harbour and traded on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

Experience trading the heating oil futures contract on MT4 with Vantage FX. Trade Heating Oil.

  • Trade From

    0.01 Lots

    Controls 420 Gallons of Heating Oil

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Copper

Copper is a soft, malleable and highly ductile metal with the chemical symbol of Cu. Copper is one of the major indicators through which investors and traders measure the overall health of the world economy.

Copper futures are traded on the NYMEX and are highly linked to the commodity currencies of the Australian and Canadian Dollars. If demand for Copper falls, then so will these correlated forex markets. Take advantage of the correlations between Commodities and Forex by trading the new Copper contract on MT4 with Vantage FX. Trade Copper.

  • Trade From

    0.01 Lots

    Controls 250lbs of Copper

When can you Trade Commodities with Vantage FX?

 Open (GMT+3)Closed (GMT+3)
Gold (Spot)Mon 01.00
to Fri 24.00
00:15 to 01.00
Silver (Spot)Mon 01.00
to Fri 24.00
00.15 to 01.00
Platinum (Spot)Mon 01.00
to Fri 24.00
00.15 to 01.00
Palladium (Spot)Mon 01.00
to Fri 24.00
00.15 to 01.00
Crude OilMon 01.00
to Fri 24.00
00.15 to 01.00

Vantage FX Commodity Contract Specifications

 Platform
Symbol
TypeMarketSize/
volume
USD value /
per tick
E.g for tick
value per tick
1%MarginCurrencyMax.
Leverage
Min.
volume
Max.
volume
XAUUSDForex GoldFX Spot0.01 = 1 ozUSD$0.011070.60->
1070.61
1% x (100 oz x
price per oz)
USD100:10.0120
XAGUSDForex SilverFX Spot0.01 = 50 ozUSD$0.5012.52->
12.53
1% x (50 oz x
price per oz)
USD100:10.0120
XAUAUDForex GoldFX Spot0.01 = 1 ozUSD$0.011070.60->
1070.61
1% x (100 oz x
price per oz)
AUD100:10.0120
XAGAUDForex SilverFX Spot0.01 = 50 ozUSD$0.5012.52->
12.53
1% x (50 oz x
price per oz)
AUD100:10.0120
XPTUSDForex
Platinum
FX Spot1 = 10 ozUSD$0.101470.60->
1470.61
1% x (10 oz x
price per oz)
USD100:1120
XPDUSDForex
Palladium
FX Spot1 = 10 ozUSD$0.10900.60->
900.61
1% x (10 oz x
price per oz)
USD100:1120
CL-OILCFD OilNymex/
CME
0.01 =
10 barrels
USD$0.1099.56->
99.57
1% x (10 x
market price)
USD100:10.0120
NGCFD
Natural Gas
Nymex/
CME
0.01
= 100 MMBtu
USD$0.011.935->
1.936
1% x (100 MMBtu
x price per MMBtu)
USD20:10.0110
GasCFD
Gasoline
Nymex/
CME
0.01
= 420 Gallon
USD$0.0421.0158->
1.0159
1% x (420 Gallon
x price per gallon)
USD20:10.0110
HOCFD
Heating Oil
Nymex/
CME
0.01
= 420 Gallon
USD$0.0421.0950->
1.0951
1% x (420 Gallon
x price per gallon)
USD20:10.0110
CopperCFD
Copper
Nymex/
CME
0.01
= 250 lbs
USD$0.1252.0655->
2.0656
1% x (250 lbs
x price per lbs)
USD20:10.0110

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