Trade the Aus200 Index CFD

Trade the Aus200 Index CFD on Our Lowest Spreads

Making the transition to trading Aus200 index CFDs is a natural progression for all those trading the Australian share market. In fact, the Aussie 200 index is the number 1 hedging tool used by professional traders in Australia and active SMSF investors.

The Aussie 200 index is a benchmark of the top 200 ASX stocks and is the best index CFD to trade for those who actively monitor and trade the Aussie blue chips.

Important Contract Specifications for the Aus200 Index

Contract size:
1 contract. This means you can trade as little as 1 Aus200 index CFD.
Margin required: 1%. If you were to open two contracts and the Aus200 index was trading at 5,000 pts, your total position size would be $AU10,000, and your margin would be 1% or $100. $100 of your money as margin is required to hold this position.
Comm.: There are no commissions on the Aus200 index CFD
Spreads: Floating. This means the spread will be low during active market hours and higher during market hours.
Smallest contract size: 1 CFD. You can trade as little as 1 Aus200 index CFD.
Price per point: $AU1. For every contract you have, each full point movement will be $AU1.
Available on social trading: Yes
Liquidity: We source our liquidity for the Australian 200 index CFD via a number of global liquidity providers.

Why trade the Aus200 Index CFD?

There are a number of benefits of trading the Aus200 index CFD with Synergy FX. These include:

  • Low margins starting at just 1% allowing you to access more opportunity
  • Small contract sizes allow you to scale in and out with ease
  • Excellent liquidity allowing for excellent trade execution during fast-moving markets
  • Access to both profit taking, stop loss and trailing stop orders
  • Price alerts can be set to notify you on screen or via email
  • Robots, scalpers and hedging are welcome
  • Free unlimited access to our exclusive Education Portal

Trading hours for the Aus200 index CFD

Sessions Quotes Trade
Sunday
Monday 00:00-24:00 02:50-09:30, 10:10-24:00
Tuesday 00:00-24:00 02:50-09:30, 10:10-24:00
Wednesday 00:00-24:00 02:50-09:30, 10:10-24:00
Thursday 00:00-24:00 02:50-09:30, 10:10-24:00
Friday 00:00-24:00 02:50-09:30, 10:10-24:00
Saturday

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7 FACTS ABOUT TRADING THE AUS200 INDEX CFD

  • The Aussie 200 is a benchmark of the top 200 stocks listed on the Australian Stock Exchange.
  • The Aussie 200 is often referred to as the XJO or the SPI.
  • At Synergy, our Aus200 price is derived from the SPI futures price, the cash price and taking into account fair value.
  • As of April 2018, the number 1 stock in the top 200 ASX stocks by market capitalisation was Commonwealth Bank (ASX:CBA) with a market cap of $127,148,651,693.
  • From February 2003 until October 2017, the Aussie 200 index rose more than 4,000 pts from a low of 2695pts.
  • The SPI Futures contract can be traded at a minimum of $25 per point. At a value of 6,000pts, this means one contract controls $150,000 worth of the Aussie 200 index. Trading the CFD allows you to test and trade the Aussie 200 index from as little as $1 per point.

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