Commodity CFDs

Trade gold and silver, as well as coffee, cocoa, cotton, orange juice, sugar, oil, gas and more. When you trade commodity CFDs, you enter an exciting market with suppliers, merchants and large buyers who protect their prices on future deliveries by locking in prices today. See our instruments and pricing tables below. Start trading Commodity CFDs today.

Precious metals

Trading precious metals with Pepperstone means receiving access to a range of six metal pairs traded against either the US dollar, the Australian dollar or the Euro.

Gold and silver

We offer 6 gold crosses and 3 precious silver crosses on our platforms. Gold and silver are traded against both the US dollar and euro in a similar way to other currency pairs on the platform.

InstrumentContract size per standard lotContract value per full pointUsed margin per 1 lotMinimum spreadAverage spread*Session times
XAUUSD100 ounces100 USD0.2%0.060.1801:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)
XAUEUR100 ounces100 EUR0.2%0.050.2301:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)
XAUAUD100 ounces100 AUD0.2%0.050.3801:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)
XAUGBP100 ounces100 GBP0.2%0.080.2801:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)
XAUCHF100 ounces100 CHF0.2%0.080.3201:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)
XAUJPY100 ounces10 000 JPY0.2%123701:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)
XAGUSD5000 ounces50 USD0.2%0.501.4401:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)
XAGEUR5000 ounces50 EUR0.2%0.501.3401:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)
XAGAUD5000 ounces50 AUD0.2%0.802.0901:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)


Platinum and palladium

We offer platinum and palladium on our MetaTrader4, MetaTrader 5 and cTrader platforms. Platinum and palladium are both traded against the US dollar, much like other currency pairs on the platform.

InstrumentContract size per standard lotContract value per full pointUsed margin per 1 lotMinimum spreadAverage spread*Session times
XPTUSD100 ounces10 USD1%0.51.5901:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)
XPDUSD100 ounces10 USD1%0.820.8201:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)


Energy

Oil and gas products are tradable commodities on MetaTrader 4, MetaTrader 5 and cTrader, and are available to all Pepperstone account holders.

InstrumentContract size per standard lotContract value per full pointUsed margin per 1 lotMinimum spreadAverage spread*Session times
XTIUSD100 barrels10 USD1%0.050.0501:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)
XBRUSD100 barrels10 USD1%0.040.0503:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)
XNGUSD10,000 MMBtu10 USD3%0.51.5001:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)

Soft commodities

Soft commodities present good diversification for traders as their prices are built around the moving and delivering of physical assets. Traders enter an exciting market with suppliers, merchants and large buyers, which protects their prices on future deliveries and locks in key strategic supplies. At maturity, each financial trade gives rise to the delivery of a commodity cargo somewhere in the world, making this an exciting global range of trading instruments.

SymbolContract size per standard lotContract value per full pointUsed margin per 1 lotMinimum spreadAverage spread*Session times
Cocoa1 metric tonne1 USD2%5.005.0011:45-20:30 (GMT+2)
Coffee10,000 lbs1 USD2%0.300.3011:15-20:30 (GMT+2)
Copper2000 lbs2 USD2%2.602.6001:00 to 23:59 (GMT+2)
Cotton10,000 lbs1 USD2%0.160.1609:00-21:15 (GMT+2)
London Sugar1 metric tonne1 USD2%1.201.2110:45 to 19:55 (GMT+2)
Orange Juice2,000 lbs2 USD2%0.340.5515:00-21:00 (GMT+2)
Soybeans1 bushel1 USD2%1.401.4003:00 to 15:45, 16:30 to 21:20 (GMT+2)
Sugar10,000 lbs1 USD2%4.204.3010:30-20:00 (GMT+2)
Wheat1 bushel1 USD2%0.800.8003:00 to 15:45, 16:30 to 21:20 (GMT+2)

*Note: Soft commodity instruments are traded as undated cash contracts and will incur a daily swap charge. Please see the specifications section on the platform for current swap charges.

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*Commodity CFD spreads are quoted in points with reference to the equivalent underlying market contract. Average spreads updated Nov 2020.