Trading Commodity CFD Instruments & shares online.
Buying Commodities with an online broker.
A ‘CFD' is known as a contract for difference. This is a contract between two parties where one party pays the other a sum of money based on the difference between the current price value of the CFD's underlying financial asset and the value price at a future specific date.
There are several online cfd brokers available to trade with, we have listed a table below, with all of the commodities you are able to buy at Plus500.
All of the links will take you to the current prices of each commodity offered.
Commodities to Buy
|Oil CFD Shares||Buy Oil Shares
How to begin trading Commodity CFD Instruments online
Commodities can be traded Online with an online brokers trading platform.
Trade CFD Shares in Oil, Gold, Silver, Gas and other CFD's. Choose one of the top trading platforms listed on the right hand side of our site.
Trading shares online is one of the most popular activities currently on the Internet. Read our thorough reviews on UK Shares Brokers, each have their own advantages depending on how you want to trade.
Whichever broker you decide to choose remember to only consider companies that are regulated by a suitable government body. All our recommended brokers have this accreditation.
Further Commodity Trading Information
Commodity trading is probably the 2nd most popular form of trading shares online. The most popular traded thing in the world is Forex trading, or trading in currencies. These differ from commodities and you trade forex in pairs rather than buying a stock value price. You are also able to trade forex 24 hours a day, 5 days a week. With commodities, they have an opening and closing time each day and close during the weekend. Remember that all CFDs are leveraged and that prices fluctuate quickly and you could lose your deposit just as fast.
We also offer training information and are contactable 24/7 should you have a particular question on anything trading shares related.
For more detailed information on trading shares online, take a browse around our site, we have information on all kinds of online share trading subjects, live prices, blog and latest shares news and bonuses available from top brokers.
CFDs are traded daily in Europe and in Asia but not in the USA because of SEC's restrictions.
When the difference is positive, the CFD provider will pay the CFD buyer, where as if it is negative, the CFD provider will receive the sum by the CFD buyer. CFDs are considered as financial derivatives that allow market participants (buyers or sellers of CFDs) to take advantage of the underlying prices uptrend for long positions on CFDs or a position traded to take advantage by an uptrend of the underlying asset or of the underlying prices downtrend for short positions, CFDs or a position traded to take advantage by a downtrend of the underlying asset.