CFD Cheat Sheet

 

Please ALWAYS check the specification as contract size can vary depending on the broker.

 

We base our position sizing on Focus markets and Fusion markets. There are some differences in contract sizing when trading indices.


๐Ÿ“ˆCrude Oil (USWTI)๐Ÿ“ˆ

  • 00.01 = 1 pip
  • 1 contract = $1 per pip (USD)
  • 0.1 contract = $0.10 per pip (USD)
  • 0.01 contract = $0.01 per pip (USD)

Eg: $60.00 โ€“ $59.00 = 100 pips

  • 1 contract: $1 x 100 pips = $100 (USD)
  • 0.1 contract: $0.10 x 100 pips = $10 (USD)
  • 0.01 contact: $0.01 x 100 pips = $1 (USD)

You will need to make adjustments to convert back into AUD.

๐Ÿ“ˆSilver (XAGUSD)๐Ÿ“ˆ

  • Focus Markets – 1 Contract = 5000
  • 00.01 = 1 pip
  • 1 contract = $50 per pip (USD)
  • 0.5 contract = $25 per pip (USD)
  • 0.1 contract = $5 per pip (USD)
  • 0.2 contract = $10 per pip (USD)
  • 0.01 contract = $0.5 per pip (USD)

Eg: $20.00-$21.00 = 100 pips

  • 1 contract: $50 X 100 = $5000 USD
  • 0.1 contract: $5 X 100 = $500 USD
  • 0.2 contract: $10 x $100 = $1000 USD

 

๐Ÿ“ˆGold (XAUUSD)๐Ÿ“ˆ

  • 00.1 = 1 pip
  • 1 contract = $10 per pip (USD)
  • 0.1 contract = $1 per pip (USD)
  • 0.01 contract = $0.1 per pip (USD)

Eg: 1700.0 โ€“ 1674.0 = 260 pips

  • 1 contract: $10 x 260 pips = $2,600 (USD) ~ $4020 (AUD)
  • 0.1 contract: $1 x 260 pips = $260 (USD) ~ $402 (AUD)
  • 0.01 contract: $0.1 x 260 pips = $26 (USD) ~ $40 (AUD)

๐Ÿ“ˆSP500 ๐Ÿ“ˆ

  • 0001 = 1 pip
  • 1 contact = $10 per pip (USD) Focus Markets and $1 per pip on Fusion Markets.
  • 0.5 contact = $5 per pip (USD) Focus Markets and $0.5 per pip on Fusion Markets.
  • 0.1 contract = $1 per pip (USD) Focus Markets and $0.1 per pip on Fusion Markets.

Eg: 2798 โ€“ 2850 = 52 pips

  • 1 contract: $10 x 52 pips = $520 (USD) Focus Markets and $52 on Fusion Markets.
  • 0.5 contract: $5 x 52 pips= $260 (USD)ย  Focus Markets and $26 on Fusion Markets.
  • 0.1 contract: $1 x 52 pips = $52 (USD) Focus Markets and $5.20 on Fusion Markets.ย