Trade Spot Metals
with ArgusFX.com

Take short or long positions on the prices of gold (XAU) and silver (XAG)!

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Spot Metals
Trading

Begin your precious metals trading journey today and add diversity to your investment portfolio!

Spot metals, such as gold (XAU) and silver (XAG) are tradable commodities offered on the ArgusFX.com platform at the best – of – market spreads and spot execution without having additional foreign exchange exposure.

Spot metals trading is similar to FX

  • Spot trading, similar to forex trading, is where investors take short or long positions, aiming to profit from fluctuations.
  • Trading is accessible 24 hours a day, 5 days a week. ArgusFX.com offers CFDs on spot metals, in both, USD and EUR. Only 5% & 10% margin required for spot metals.
  • Diversify your portfolio: Investors take advantage of spot trading as an emerging asset class in a bigger and well-balanced trading portfolio.
  • Hedging opportunities: Trading spot metals enhance opportunities for hedging in every liquid market, with investors gaining more exposure with limited risk.
  • Safe investment: Spot metal trading is considered to be a safe haven.
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CFD on Spot Metals Contract Specifications

Know more about our trading specifications and start investing on industry-leading precious metals!

Instrument Average Spread in points Swap Long in % Swap Short in % Contract Size Margin Requirement
XAUUSDpl 40 -10 -10 100 5%
XAGUSDpl 40 -10 -10 5000 10%
XAUUSDpro 15 -10 -10 100 5%
XAGUSDpro 22 -10 -10 5000 10%

Margin Calculation for Metals

1 Lot XAUUSD at $1150

(Quantity of Lots x Contract Size x Market Price x Percentage) = Margin Required

1 x 100 x 1150 x 5%= 5,750 USD

The swap rate dependents, mainly, on the level of interest rates, as well as the Company’s fee for having an open position overnight. The swap is converted, automatically, into the base currency of the client's trading account. The operation is conducted at 23.59 (server time) and can take several minutes.

Notes


  • Zero margin requirements for opening a hedged position provided that the free margin is positive (margin level > 100%)
  • On Wednesdays, the charge that applies is triple the regular swap and financing cost for CFDs. This is done, taking into account the weekend

Trading takes place between 23:01 to 21:55 server time Sunday to Friday. Server time is GMT + 0.
Please be advised that all margin rates will be continuously reviewed.

Risk Warning:

CFDs are complex leveraged products and involve a high level of risk. 63% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should ensure that you understand the risks involved and that you can afford the possible risk of losing all your money. Seek independent advice if necessary.