Commissions, fees & subscriptions

Monthly volume-based commissions

Online Contract Options are traded on these monthly volume-based commissions;

Contract Currency​ Trade Volume: Contracts / Month​​
1 - 250​ 251 - 1,000​ ​1,000 - 5,000
AUD​ 10.00​ ​5.00 ​2.50
EUR​ ​6.00 ​3.00 ​1.50
GBP​ ​5.00 ​2.50 ​1.25
SGD​ ​15.00 ​7.50 ​3.75
USD​ ​6.00 ​3.00 ​1.50
CHF​ ​8.00 ​4.00 ​2.00
JPY​ ​1,000.00 ​800.00 ​750.00
SEK​ ​75.00 ​40.00 ​20.00
CAD​ ​6.00 ​3.00 ​1.50
HKD​ ​45.00 ​30.00 ​20.00

If you trade more than 5'000 contracts per month, please contact us for pricing.

If no agreement exists to the contrary, you will be charged the highest price category displayed in the table. Contact Saxo Bank to apply for another price category based on previous trading volumes, if applicable.

Moves to different price categories take place at Saxo Bank’s discretion and always take effect from the start of the following month without any adjustment in commissions already paid.

No Minimum Ticket Fees

Saxo Bank does not charge minimum ticket fees to trade Contract Options . Each trade is subject to a flat-rate fee based on the applicable volume bracket.

No Overnight Carry Cost

No carrying costs are involved when trading Contract Options at Saxo Bank; meaning that positions held overnight will not incur rolling or interest charges.

No Custody Fees

Saxo Bank does not charge custody fees for trading Contract Options.

No Trading platform fees

Saxo Bank does not pass any costs for using Saxo Bank trading software to clients. Trading on SaxoTrader, SaxoWebTrader and SaxoMobileTrader is free of charge.

Live data prices

Complimentary to existing live data subscriptions on Futures Exchanges, Saxo Bank offers streaming Contract Options prices on the same exchanges free of charge.

This also means that you have direct market access to trade Options on various underlying assets on live streaming prices with no dealer intervention.

Updated 1st March, 2013