Trade the AUDUSD on Our Lowest Spreads

To trade AUDUSD means you are trading one of the most actively traded commodity currency pairs.

Every professional and institutional trader follows the Aussie dollar and keeps a close eye on the price of Copper & iron ore.

According to the RBA, the AUDUSD is one of the most traded currency pair with 41 percent of the FX turnover.

And of course, for those living within Australasia, the Aussie dollar represents a good opportunity to trade, following the US markets close (AM Sydney time) and then again heading into the Asian and European opens (PM Sydney time).

Important Contract Specifications for the AUDUSD

Contract size:
0.01 contract. This means you can trade as little as one micro lot or 1/100th of the 100,000 AUDUSD contract.
Margin required:0.5%. Therefore, to hold $100,000 worth of AUDUSD CFDs you would need $500 in margin.
Comm.:There are no commissions on the Aussie Dollar CFD.
Spreads:Floating. This means the spread will be low during active market hours and higher during market hours.
Smallest contract size:1/100th of a contract. You can trade as little as 1/100th of the 100,000 AUDUSD contract.
Price per point:$US10. For every full contract you have, each full point movement will be $US10. A mini contract is $US1 and a micro contract is $US0.10.
Available on social trading:Yes
Liquidity:We source our liquidity for the Aussie Dollar via a number of global liquidity providers.

Why trade the AUDUSD CFD?

There are a number of benefits of trading the Aussie Dollar 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 AUDUSD CFD


Trade the AUDUSD CFD today by opening a live or demo MT4 trading account.

Why Synergy FX ?


  • Traders love the high correlation of the Aussie Dollar to the key commodities, including Dr Copper, iron ore and coal.

  • During the Global Financial Crisis (GFC), the Aussie Dollar had moves in excess of 700 pips or 7 cents in a day.

  • Australia’s largest trading partner is China, which imports Australia’s iron ore, gold and coal in large quantities. With Trump’s trade war and tariffs placed on China in 2018, FX traders are watching the Aussie Dollar closely.

  • Australia’s Terms of Trade economic news announcement is a key figure for Aussie Dollar traders and is the ratio of export prices to import prices.

  • In April 2016, foreign exchange turnover averaged US$135 billion per day, compared with US$182 billion per day in April 2013.

Trade the AUDUSD CFD today by opening a live or demo MT4 trading account.