Overview of AMP Futures fees and charges

We know that fees are on top of people's mind when selecting a broker. Brokerage fees consist of trading and non-trading fees. The most important trading fees are commission, spread, and financing rate.

  • Commission: it's charged when you execute a trade (either buy or sell). Commissions can be volume-tiered or flat fees. Nowadays, there are many commission-free brokers, click on the following links to check out the best free stockbrokers in the US and the EU.
  • Spread: it denotes the difference between the bid and ask price. When you trade forex or CFDs, spreads can make up a significant part of your trading costs.
  • Financing rate/overnight costs: if you trade on leverage, you may be charged for holding your positions overnight. This cost can be expressed as a percentage or in swap points.
  • Non-trading fees: these occur when you deposit and withdraw funds, or if you don't use your account for a certain period.

Now, let's dive into the details and see what commissions, spreads, and financing rates AMP Futures charges.

AMP Futures commission and other fees
AMP Futures commission and other trading fees

The good news is that AMP Futures has low trading fees in general. We ranked the fees of AMP Futures as low, average, or high based on how they compare with all reviewed brokers.

Check out this table to get an overview of whether AMP Futures commissions, spreads, and financing rates for each asset class are low/average/high.

Classification of AMP Futures commission and other trading fees
AMP Futures NinjaTrader Optimus Futures
Stock and ETF - - -
Forex - - -
Fund - - -
Bond - - -
Options - - -
Futures Low Low Low

Now let's go over the trading fees for each asset class one by one.

AMP Futures futures commissions

You can see below how AMP Futures futures commissions are charged. AMP Futures futures fees are low.

AMP Futures futures commissions
AMP Futures
US micro e-mini stock index futures All-in fees for volume-tiered fee structure: $0.44-$0.41 per side depending on the contracts traded
UK stock index futures All-in fees for volume-tiered fee structure: £1.16-£0.81 per side depending on the contracts traded
German e-mini stock index futures All-in fees for volume-tiered fee structure: €1.11-€0.76 per side depending on the contracts traded

Compare how the futures commissions of AMP Futures stack up against those of NinjaTrader and Optimus Futures.

AMP Futures futures commissions vs competitors
AMP Futures NinjaTrader Optimus Futures
US micro e-mini stock index futures $0.9 $3.5 $5.0
UK stock index futures $12.3 $12.9 $5.0
German e-mini stock index futures $9.2 $12.9 -

Futures commissions are calculated for 10 contracts

AMP Futures commission and other fees
AMP Futures non-trading fees

In addition to trading fees, it's important to see if AMP Futures charges a fee on deposits, withdrawals, account maintenance, and inactivity. We compared these fees levied by AMP Futures with its two closest competitors.

AMP Futures non-trading fees vs competitors
AMP Futures NinjaTrader Optimus Futures
Deposit fee $0 $0 $0
Withdrawal fee $30 $40 $30
Account fee No No No
Inactivity fee No Yes No

CFD fees are calculated for a $2,000 trade using 20:1 leverage for stock index CFDs, and 5:1 leverage for stock CFDs

AMP Futures commission and other fees
Bottom line

Hopefully, by now you have a clear picture of the commissions, spreads, financing rates, and non-trading fees charged by AMP Futures and its closest competitors. To learn more about AMP Futures, check out this detailed review. If you would like more information about fees in general, read this article about brokerage fees.

If you're not sure which broker to choose, get a personal recommendation from our broker recommendation algorithm or compare brokers with our broker comparison table.

Author of this article

Krisztián Gátonyi

Author of this article

Krisztián has 15 years of experience in proprietary trading, mainly in the interbank currency market as a foreign exchange risk manager. He received his MSc degree in International Business from the University of Middlesex. He is interested also in real estate and dividend growth investing. His purpose is to help people find the best investment provider.

Krisztián Gátonyi

Senior Broker Expert

Krisztián has 15 years of experience in proprietary trading, mainly in the interbank currency market as a foreign exchange risk manager. He received his MSc degree in International Business from the University of Middlesex. He is interested also in real estate and dividend growth investing. His purpose is to help people find the best investment provider.

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