Equities/Shares are one of the most popular Financial Instruments worldwide. HotForex offers Contracts for difference.

Trading shares through CFD’s allows trades to take either ‘Short’ or ‘Long’ positions for any single share without the need for owning the physical share.

By trading CFD’s on shares, via HotForex’s award winning services traders can enjoy many benefits such as:

  • Strong Liquidity and Reliable Execution
  • Short selling on any CFD
  • Access to the most liquid shares in the U.S. and the U.K.
  • Hedging Available
  • Trade Shares from the same account that you trade Forex, Commodities and Indices
  • Trade larger volumes through the use of leverage

Accurate Pricing

The prices offered on the Share CFD’s by HotForex closely track the actual prices of the shares traded on the exchanges. There is a commission charge of 0.10% and the margin requirements are 5%-10% of the underlying exposure.

Shares CFDs Trading Details



Group Description 1 Lot Size Used Margin Spreads Swap Short *** Swap Long *** Limit and Stop Levels Commission Point Value per Share in USD
NYSE* Alcoa **** 100 Shares 10% 0.04 -0.08 -0.10 0.03 0.10% $0.01
NYSE* ALIBABA**** 100 Shares 20% 0.04 -0.32 -0.41 0.03 0.10% $0.01
NYSE* American Express 100 Shares 10% 0.04 -0.77 -0.58 0.03 0.10% $0.01
NYSE* Bank Of America **** 100 Shares 10% 0.04 -0.16 -0.14 0.02 0.10% $0.01
NYSE* Boeing Co **** 100 Shares 10% 0.04 -0.78 -0.96 0.05 0.10% $0.01
NYSE* Chevron Corp 100 Shares 10% 0.04 -0.73 -0.90 0.05 0.10% $0.01
NYSE* Coca Cola Inc. **** 100 Shares 10% 0.04 -0.24 -0.29 0.05 0.10% $0.01
NYSE* General Electric **** 100 Shares 10% 0.04 -0.16 -0.20 0.03 0.10% $0.01
NYSE* Goldman Sachs 100 Shares 10% 0.06 -0.99 -1.21 0.05 0.10% $0.01
NYSE* Hilton **** 100 Shares 10% 0.02 -0.13 -0.16 0.05 0.10% $0.01
NYSE* IBM 100 Shares 10% 0.05 -1.22 -1.49 0.10 0.10% $0.01
NYSE* MasterCard 100 Shares 10% 0.02 -0.45 -0.55 0.40 0.10% $0.01
NYSE* McDonalds 100 Shares 10% 0.04 -0.61 -0.74 0.03 0.10% $0.01
NYSE* Pfizer 100 Shares 10% 0.01 -0.19 -0.24 0.03 0.10% $0.01
NYSE* Twitter **** 100 Shares 10% 0.04 -0.27 -0.32 -0.05 0.10% $0.01
NASDAQ* Amazon **** 100 Shares 10% 0.20 -1.99 -2.43 0.10 0.10% $0.01
NASDAQ* APPLE **** 100 Shares 10% 0.12 -0.68 -0.83 0.15 0.10% $0.01
NASDAQ* Cisco Systems **** 100 Shares 10% 0.04 -0.14 -0.17 0.03 0.10% $0.01
NASDAQ* eBay 100 Shares 10% 0.04 -0.33 -0.40 0.03 0.10% $0.01
NASDAQ* FaceBook Inc **** 100 Shares 10% 0.04 -0.36 -0.43 0.03 0.10% $0.01
NASDAQ* Google **** 100 Shares 10% 0.45 -3.36 -4.11 0.30 0.10% $0.01
NASDAQ* Illumina Inc 100 Shares 10% 0.12 -0.88 -1.07 0.30 0.10% $0.01
NASDAQ* Intel **** 100 Shares 10% 0.04 -0.20 -0.17 0.03 0.10% $0.01
NASDAQ* Microsoft **** 100 Shares 10% 0.04 -0.25 -0.30 0.03 0.10% $0.01
NASDAQ* Qualcomm Inc. 100 Shares 10% 0.04 -68.9 37.1 0.03 0.10% $0.01
NASDAQ* Teva Pharmaceutical 100 Shares 10% 0.04 -0.32 -0.39 0.05 0.10% $0.01
LSE** Anglo American **** 100 Shares 10% 1.00 -0.14 -0.22 1.50 0.10% 0.01 * GBPUSD
LSE** Barclays **** 100 Shares 10% 0.11 -0.02 -0.03 0.15 0.10% 0.01 * GBPUSD
LSE** British Airways **** 100 Shares 10% 0.03 -0.04 -0.06 0.30 0.10% 0.01 * GBPUSD
LSE** BP Plc **** 100 Shares 10% 0.12 -0.04 -0.07 0.15 0.10% 0.01 * GBPUSD
LSE** HSBC Holdings **** 100 Shares 10% 0.02 -0.06 -0.08 0.30 0.10% 0.01 * GBPUSD
LSE** Lloyds TSB Group Plc. **** 100 Shares 10% 0.03 -0.01 -0.01 0.05 0.10% 0.01 * GBPUSD
LSE** Royal Bank Of Scotland Group Plc. **** 100 Shares 10% 0.20 -0.03 -0.04 0.30 0.10% 0.01 * GBPUSD
LSE** Rio Tinto Group **** 100 Shares 10% 1.00 -0.31 -0.47 1.50 0.10% 0.01 * GBPUSD
LSE** Tesco Plc **** 100 Shares 10% 0.12 -0.03 -0.04 0.15 0.10% 0.01 * GBPUSD
LSE** Vodafone **** 100 Shares 10% 0.08 -0.03 -0.04 0.10 0.10% 0.01 * GBPUSD

Trading Hours

*Trading hours for U.S. Equity Markets 16:31 - 22:55 Monday to Friday.
** Trading hours for London Stock Exchange 10:01 - 18:25 Monday to Friday.
UK/LSE stocks are quoted in Pence

***Triple Swaps is applied on Wednesday. Swaps may be adjusted daily based on market conditions and are applicable to all open positions. The rates are provided by our Liquidity Providers and are adjusted for corporate actions such as dividends payout.
**** Maximum Trade Size is 5 lots

NOTE - All Pending Orders will be force closed during market breaks. In case any order is left pending, it will be automatically deleted after the daily market closure time.

Please note that Server Time is subject to Daylight Savings Time (DST), which begins on the last Sunday of March and ends on the last Sunday of October.

Server Times:
Winter: GMT+2
Summer: GMT+3 (DST)

Risk Warning: Trading leveraged products such as Forex and CFDs may not be suitable for all investors as they carry a high degree of risk to your capital. Trading such products is risky and you may lose all of your investment. Please read the full Risk Disclosure
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