CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. The vast majority of retail client accounts lose money when trading CFDs. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 76.09% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

The vast majority of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs.
76.09% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider.

How many units / contracts are in a single Lot?

As we all know, the Metatrader Plaform is calculating all traded instrumnets in Lots. However, different Asset Classes have different Units/Contracts per Lot.

To find those details please follow the steps below, when logged in to your Trading Account ID:

  • Start your MarketWatch list from the View menu in the upper left corner, or press Ctrl+M:
  • Once the MarketWatch list is added to the Platform main window, right-click anywhere on it and go to the Symbols option to add the Instrument you are interested in to the MarketWatch list:
You can add an entire group by selecting it and then pressing the Show Symbol button at the bottom of the window:
Or just a specific instrument you are only interested in:
Once you select the Instrument you wish, you will immediately receive its specifications details as shown on the slide above and also below:

Now that you know how to find the details per each Instrument, let us list all we have below so you are well aware of the specifications in our Platforms’ offerings.

Units / Contracts per lot – FOREX

In 1 single Lot of Forex pair, there are 100 000 Units:

Units / Contracts per lot – Indecies

In 1 single Lot of Indecies, there are 100 000 Units / Contracts:

Units / Contracts per lot – US Oil / UK Oil

In 1 single Lot of US / UK Oil there are 100 Units / Contracts:

Units / Contracts per lot – Stock CFDs

In 1 single Lot of Stock CFD there are 100 Units / Contracts:

Units per lot – Gold, Platinum, Zink, Nickel:

Units per lot – Gold, Platinum, Zink, Nickel:

Units per lot – Silver:

In 1 single Lot of Silver there are 5000 Units / Contracts:

Units per lot – Crypto:

In 1 single Lot of almost all of the Crypto markets* there is 1 Unit / Contract:

XRP/USD and PAXG/USD have 100 Units / Contracts per 1 Lot: