Trade STOXX 50 Index CFDs

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The STOXX 50 Index represents the top 50 companies in the Eurozone. This index CFD is made up of the largest and most liquid stocks or what traders would call the Blue Chips.

The STOXX 50 Index is one of the most liquid indices for the Eurozone and represents approximately 60% of the free-float market capitalisation of the Euro Stoxx.

Some of the biggest global names are part of this index, such as Adidas, Bayer, Unilever, Volkswagen and Deutsche Bank.

Important Contract Specifications for the STOXX 50 Index

Contract size:
1 contract. This means you can trade as little as 1 STOXX 50 index CFD.
Margin required: 1%. If you were to open two contracts and the STOXX 50 index was trading at 3,000 pts, your total position size would be $EUR6,000, and your margin would be 1% or $60. $60 of your money as margin would control the total position.
Comm.: There are no commissions on the STOXX 50 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 STOXX 50 index CFD.
Price per point: $EUR1. For every contract you have, each full point movement will be $EUR1.
Available on social trading: Yes
Liquidity: We source our liquidity for the STOXX 50 index via a number of global liquidity providers.

Why trade the STOXX 50 Index CFD?

There are a number of benefits of trading the STOXX 50 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 welcome
  • Free unlimited access to our exclusive Education Portal

Trading hours for the UK100 index CFD

Sessions Quotes Trade
Sunday
Monday 00:00-24:00 09:00-23:00
Tuesday 00:00-24:00 09:00-23:00
Wednesday 00:00-24:00 09:00-23:00
Thursday 00:00-24:00 09:00-23:00
Friday 00:00-24:00 09:00-22:45
Saturday

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TOP 7 FACTS ABOUT TRADING THE STOXX 50 INDEX CFD

  • The STOXX 50 Index was introduced in February 1998 and its composition is reviewed annually every September.

  • The STOXX 50 Index accounts for approximately 60% of the free-float market capitalisation of the EURO STOXX total market.

  • Currently, the composition of the STOXX 50 Index is made up of companies from different stock exchanges in Europe including Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Portugal and Spain.

  • Oil & Gas company Total from France is the largest company in the STOXX 50 Index, accounting for 5.08% of the total index.

  • Banks (15.2%), Industrial Goods & Services (10.7%) and Healthcare (10%) are the top 3 sectors in the 19 super sectors represented in the STOXX 50 Index

  • France (36.8%), Germany (32.5%) and The Netherlands (10.7%) are the top 3 countries in terms of weighting in the STOXX 50 Index

  • STOXX 50 Index can be traded on margin and with no commission using the Synergy FX MT4 Platform

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