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Why trade futures with Saxo Bank

  • Ultra-competitive pricing
    Trade futures from 1.25 USD, 1 EUR or 1 GBP per lot.
  • Advanced futures tools
    Take advantage of time and sales, futures spread orders and depth trader — plus, trade directly from charts.
  • 24-hour expert service

    Easy to use digital service and exclusive personal service for our active traders

  • Expert service, trusted for 25 years
    With 800,000+ satisfied customers, Saxo Bank offers world-class service around the clock.

    Industry-leading futures commissions

    We offer three levels of pricing depending on your account tier.

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    Contract denominationClassicPlatinumVIP
    EUR*
    6.003.001.00
    GBP
    5.002.501.00
    SGD
    15.007.502.00
    USD
    6.003.001.25
    HKD (Full-sized contracts)
    45.0030.0015.00
    HKD (Mini contracts)
    30.0025.0015.00

    These commissions apply for each contract and for each trade (buy, sell or at expiry), and exclude exchange fees which are listed under the contract specifications.
    *For EUR denominated Power Futures different pricing applies. Read more here.

    Receive lower prices as you trade more with our Platinum and VIP account tiers. Learn more

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    Trade with advanced futures tools

    Trade with advanced futures tools

    Futures spread trading

    Deploy a multi-legged futures strategy by simultaneously placing orders to buy and sell from the same order ticket.

    Depth trader

    Place and manage orders based on the Level 2 order book, which provides a live display of all bids and offers waiting to be executed.

    Time and Sales

    Monitor exchange activity and trade directly from the ‘tape’, which shows futures prices in real time.

    More information

    Futures contracts are traded on margin, enabling you to leverage a small margin deposit for much greater market exposure.

    Read more about Futures margins here.

    The specifications of each futures contact can be found here.

    If there is a Notice Day listed on your trade ticket, then your contract is settled physically. Taking or making physical delivery in an underlying asset is not offered through Saxo. We advise you to take note of the expiry and first notice dates (FND) for all the futures contracts you hold and ensure they are closed before the appropriate day. In the unlikely event of open positions at expiry, they will be handled as described below, and will include additional charges.

    • If the expiry day is prior to the first notice day (FND) the contract will be closed by Saxo on the expiry day.
    • If the FND is the same or prior to the expiry day any client's open contract will be closed by Saxo on the trading day prior to the FND.
    • If futures positions are not closed before the relevant date, Saxo will close the position(s) on your behalf at the first available opportunity at the prevailing market rate. Clients who have not closed their positions in a timely fashion, as described above, will incur additional charges.

    The specifications of each futures contact can be found here.

    You can also download the futures contract specifications in a single PDF document here.

    Additional information about expiries can also be found in our futures trading conditions.

    Find more information about our general charges here.

    You can review our trading conditions for Futures here.

    24-hour expert service

    24-hour expert service

    Whether you’re a high- or low-volume trader, you’ll receive first-class support tailored to your needs.

    Integrated digital support
    Access our self-service support centre, email helpdesk and a range of educational courses.

    24-hour customer service
    Get support for technical matters and account queries whenever markets are open.

    Relationship managers and sales traders
    Active traders benefit from a dedicated point of contact and access to our world-class trading experts.

    Exclusive VIP services
    Receive our very best prices, priority support and exclusive event invitations.

    Trusted for more than 25 years

    Trusted for more than 25 years

    Saxo Bank is a fully regulated broker with offices in 15 countries, serving 800,000+ clients globally.

    Fully regulated
    We adhere to the strictest regulatory standards, and are fully licensed and regulated in 15 jurisdictions across Europe, the Middle East and Asia.

    Financial strength
    We’re a financially stable company with a robust balance sheet. We serve clients in 120 countries, hold USD 16bn in AUM and process 1m transactions daily.

    Multi-award winner
    We’ve been consistently recognised by our industry and have won the highest accolades for our products, platform and service.

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    Futures risk warning

    A Future is categorised as a red product as it is considered an investment product with a high complexity and a high risk.
    Danish banks are required to categorise investment products offered to retail clients depending on the product’s complexity and risk as: green, yellow or red. For further information click here

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    Philip Heymans Alle 15
    2900
    Hellerup
    Denmark

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    All trading carries risk. To help you understand the risks involved we have put together a series of Key Information Documents (KIDs) highlighting the risks and rewards related to each product. Read more

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