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Commodities are the natural resources of the world, which after processing, become integral parts of manufacturing for industrial and domestic consumption. The intricacies of supply of these physical commodities, combined with the complex factors influencing their demand, create constant fluctuations in the price.

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Commodity CFD Trading on MT4

Commodity trading is a cost-effective way to trade in one of the most liquid global markets. It provides flexible trading opportunities and instant diversification to your portfolio.

Benefits of Commodity Trading

Diversify Your Portfolio

Commodities are one of the keys to a diversified investment portfolio. They improve risk-adjusted returns and prevent significant losses.

Inflation Protection

Inflation can erode the value of financial assets, but not raw materials. You can benefit from market upswings when you have a few commodities in your portfolio.

Why Trade With IFS Markets?

At IFS Markets, we utilise the market-leading Metatrader 4 software to offer you a proven solution for your trading needs. You can trade Forex and CFD’s on a range of markets including indices and commodities.

With the increasing demand for commodities comes rising prices now and then. Commodity CFD online trading offers excellent opportunities through these movements.

Precious Metals Contract size


Gold: 1 lot = 100 oz (ounce)
Minimum lot size is 0.01
Maximum leverage is 1:100


Silver: 1 lot = 5000 oz (ounce)
Minimum lot size is 0.01
Maximum leverage is 1:50

Special Notice: Following our recent notice of the ASIC product intervention order, which would affect retail OTC market leverage ratios and other trading conditions, we have made a strategic decision to no longer accommodate retail clients under our ASIC licence effective from 28 March 2021. We will instead focus on Wholesale clients only.

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