With Alfa Financial you can follow real-time price movements and trade in the direction you think the market is moving without having to purchase any physical product. We offer low initial margin requirements and powerful charts and tools to aid with your technical analysis. We offer our clients access to economic news and crude oil inventories results in real-time which can keep you updated on the market changes and help you to enjoy trading.
|Product||Symbol||Contract Unit||Contract Size||Instrument Type||Initial Margin||Tick Size||Contract Month|
|Brent Crude||BRCL||Barrel||1000||Futures-Energy||2000||0.01||All Months|
|Crude Oil||CL||Barrel||1000||Futures-Energy||2000||0.01||All Months|
|Mini Crude Oil||MCL||Barrel||500||Futures-Energy||1000||0.025||All Months|
|Natural Gas||NG||MMBTU||10000||Futures-Energy||4000||0.001||All Months|
|Mini Natural Gas||MNG||MMBTU||2500||Futures-Energy||2000||0.005||All Months|
|Heating Oil||HO||Gallons||42000||Futures-Energy||2000||0.0001||All Months|
The energies sector offers the trading of energy products, specifically crude oil and natural gas. Energies are innately volatile markets because of the direct impact world events can have on supply. Oil price is often seen as one of the main unit which determines the well-being of the global economy. Oil prices are also affected by shortage, oversupply and weather. These variables have a direct impact on pricing.