Trade CFDs on a popular spot metals, Gold and Silver.

Precious metals are amongst the oldest currencies in the world and their natural properties give them a high intrinsic value, especially gold.

The trading of spot metals, such as gold and silver, is appealing to active traders because of the high liquidity. Like the forex market, political and economic events can significantly influence the price of precious metals and cause their values to fluctuate. In times of market uncertainty, people often turn to the security of precious metals, with gold perceived to be an excellent inflation hedge.

Register for an LCG trading account or a demo trading account below and begin to trade spot metals with one of the most trusted gold traders today.

Why trade spot metals with LCG

Trade ‘continuous’ contracts

With a continuous contract, you can choose to hold your position for longer than the standard futures contract of three months.

Use leverage to trade

Trading with leverage means you do not need to invest as much capital to trade. This gives spot gold and spot silver traders the opportunity to increase the returns that could be provided.

Benefit from low spreads

LCG’s competitive pricing, with spreads as low as 0.3 on gold, allows you to take advantage of more spot metal market opportunities.

Use exclusive LCG Trader platform

Trade gold and other popular spot metals wherever you are and on any device using our professional online trading platform.

Live spot metals price ticker

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Additional benefits to trading spot metal CFDs with LCG

  • Guaranteed stop-loss With a guaranteed stop-loss order, you can protect your spot gold and silver trades against significant market fluctuations.
  • Partial-position closing Close a percentage of your gold or silver position to guarantee an outcome while leaving the remaining portion open to experience market fluctuations.
  • Advanced orders With advanced orders, you can choose to close your spot metal trade once the asset position reaches your set amount.
  • No need to own any gold or silver Take a position on the price of spot metals gold and silver without having to own any bullions, coins or bars.

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Analysis and Education

Our team of experts have developed in-depth analysis and education material for all levers of traders. From beginners wanting to learn how to start trading gold to the experienced trader wishing to discuss spot gold prices, our analysts have you covered. Our team host weekly economic outlooks where the latest spot metals trading trends are discussed.

Whether it’s breaking news that could impact the markets you trade, technical analysis, upcoming economic indicators or general market discussion, our team of analysts have you covered with insightful commentary and opinion on everything going on in the world of spot metals trading. Visit our research and analysis portal for your daily dose of market commentary or alternatively sign up for our newsletter and have it delivered to your inbox.


Trade Responsibly: CFD trading is high risk and may not be suitable for everyone. Losses can exceed your deposits. Risk Disclosure