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Gold

Trade the world’s oldest and most
precious commodity

One of the world’s most traded assets, the global market for gold is set to reach $189.6 billion by 2022.

Well known as a ‘safe haven’ asset gold is particularly attractive to traders in times of economic uncertainty.

GoldSpecifications

SymbolAverage SpreadMin Trade SizeMax Trade SizeContract sizeTrading SessionTrading Break(Daily)
XAUUSD0.300.0120100 ozMonday 02:05 – Saturday 00:5500:55 – 02:05

Gold

Margin Requirements

CryptoAltum uses a dynamic leverage model, which automatically adapts to the client's trading positions.
This allows clients to take advantage of the maximum leveage offered, while still having limits in place.

As the client's trading volume increases, the maximum leverage offered decreases, as per the table below:
TiersVolume USDMax LeverageMargin Requirement %
Tier 10 – 200,0001:1001
Tier 2200,000 – 1,000,0001:502
Tier 31,000,000 – 5,000,0001:303.33
Tier 45,000,000 – 7,000,0001:205
Tier 5>7,000,000 – 20,000,0001:1010

Gold

Financing Fees (Swap)

All positions left open overnight are subject to financing fees (swap).
The swap may be positive or negative, depending on the direction (buy/sell) of the position.

The rate can be found under Specifications on the MT5 platform.

The swap is calculated in USD as follows:

Swap Rate x Position Size (Lots) x Number of Nights*

The swap will be automatically converted into the base currency of the trading account before being applied.
*Swap on Gold is charged triple (x3) on Wednesday.
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