Trading gold and silver on MetaTrader 4 platforms gives you experience to trading products that are in demand around the globe. Volatility in valuable metals can be high, providing a lot of trading opportunities in rising as well as falling market circumstances for short term trading.
For Gold, when you do business 1 lot of XAU/USD or you are buying or selling 1 ounce of Gold, you can trade as small as 1 ounce of Gold at a time and all trades require to be made in increments of 1, 2, 3, and so on.
On the other hand, for silver, when the minimum trade size for XAG/USD is buying or selling 50 ounces of Silver, you can trade as small as 50 ounces of Silver at a time and all trades require to be made in increments of 50, 100, 150, and so on.
For gold, the leverage will vary depending on the cost of Gold per ounce, but this provides you a fine idea of the leverage obtainable for trading Gold with FXCM Micro.
And for silver, the leverage will vary depending on the cost of Silver per ounce, but this provides you a good idea of the leverage obtainable for trading Silver with FXCM Micro.