Trade Crude Oil Futures at Global Futures

Crude Oil Futures Contracts are popular across a wide range of futures and commodity traders. Global Futures offers traders the option to trade regular and/or mini-sized Crude Oil contracts. The margin requirements on mini-sized futures contracts are less than that of the full-sized contracts, making these contracts a versatile choice for everyday traders. Click here if you would like to start trading Crude Oil contracts with Global Futures.

Crude Oil Margin Requirements at Global Futures

Contract Symbol Exchange Day Trading Margin*
E-mini Crude Light QM NYMEX $500
Crude Oil CL NYMEX $1,000
ICE Brent Crude Oil BRN ICE $2,000

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*Posted margins valid for accounts opened through select clearing firms only; please contact our office for more details. 

All margins are subject to change at any time without notice. For the most up-to-date margin rates, click here.