Trade Micro Crude Oil Futures

Access the World’s Most Popular Oil Contract at A Fraction of the Cost

At 1/10th the size of the standard crude oil contract, Micro crude oil futures (MCL) allow traders like you to access the highly liquid crude oil marketplace with a reduced financial commitment. Other advantages of trading Micro crude oil futures include: 

  • The ability to target opportunities in a popular energy market
  • Highly leveraged investment for more buying power 
  • Reduced financial commitment vs. a larger crude oil contract
  • Increased flexibility for position management

Trade Micro crude oil futures with only $100 margins and control a larger contract value in the world’s most popular oil marketplace.

Leverage also increases the risk associated with futures trading & only risk capital should be used for trading

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Frequently Asked Questions

Micro crude oil futures contracts are available for trading 23 hours a day, 6 days a week. This availability allows you to react quickly to any breaking news that impacts the crude oil market.
Micro crude oil futures have a much lower financial barrier to entry than full-sized crude oil futures. Because Micro crude oil futures operate at 1/10 the size of the standard crude oil contract, the financial commitment is greatly reduced. Micro crude oil futures contracts have a $1 tick value and $100 point value, compared to full-sized crude oil futures’ $10 per tick and $1000 per point.