Micro Metals futures

Uncover new opportunities and manage metals exposure with the same capital efficiency as standard futures and a smaller up-front financial commitment.

Trade Precious Metals for less margin

Get the same benefits as the world’s most liquid Metals futures benchmarks – nearly 24-hour trading, price discovery, leverage, counterparty credit risk mitigation, and more – for a smaller initial margin.

Fine-tune your metals exposure

Scale metals positions up or down with precision and add the flexibility to convert into/out of larger contracts as trading needs and market conditions evolve.

Track a liquid and responsive market

Track the latest metals developments with expert commentary and learn when metals can be a store of value while other markets are turbulent.

Micro Metals products

Micro-sized contracts, more metals opportunities

Our Micro Metals offerings give traders of all sizes more access to Gold, Silver, and Palladium opportunities with the lower relative risk of trading contracts with smaller notional values.

Contract specifications

Learn the contract details for trading our Micro Metals futures.

  Micro Gold Micro Silver Micro Palladium
Underlying Market Gold, a widely used precious metal Silver, a widely used precious metal Palladium, a widely used precious metal
Contract Size 10 troy ounces 1,000 troy ounces 10 troy ounces
Ratio to Standard Contract 1/10 of COMEX Gold futures 1/5 of COMEX Silver futures 1/10 of NYMEX Palladium futures
Minimum Tick/Price Fluctuation $0.10 per troy ounce $0.01 per troy ounce $0.50 per troy ounce
Dollar Value of One Tick $0.10 per troy ounce $10 per contract $5 per contract
Product Code MGC SIL PAM
Settlement Physical Physical Physical
Trading Hours Sunday 5:00 p.m. - Friday - 4:00 p.m. CT with a 60-minute break each day beginning at 4:00 p.m. CT

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