Contract Size

Trading Basics

Contract Size

The minimum amount a product can be traded in. Normally these are standardised, like a lot in fx.

Other Trading Basics

Cash or Spot Market

Also known as a spot market, cash markets are different to futures contracts, as commodities are traded immediately for cash at the current market price.

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