Transact on both the local and the overseas futures and options markets.

Bell Potter’s futures business – branded Bell Commodities – has a long track record of helping wholesale and retail customers use futures and options as effective tools for hedging, trading and investing.

We have trading arrangements with all the major international futures and options exchanges, providing access to a large selection of derivative products.

Bell Commodities is a Full Member of the ASX 24 (formerly the Sydney Futures Exchange) and a Clearing Member of ASX Clear (Futures).




For more than 30 years, we have been focused on helping our clients trade global futures, options and cash currency markets for their hedging, trading and investment requirements.


Personalised service

Our experienced advisers provide high quality, personalised service that is second to none and at competitive rates.


Execution services

Fast and direct execution services for Australian and international futures and options on futures covering metals, energy, agricultural products, stock indices, currencies and interest rates products across all major markets.


Direct Market Access (DMA)

We offer the latest trading platforms from CQG and Trading Technologies (TT) for those clients wanting the convenience of executing their own trades. Trading platforms also provide clients access to charts and technical analysis tools.


Hedging strategies

Our advisers can help you develop risk management strategies which incorporate the use of futures and options, covering metals, energy products, soft commodities, grains and oil seeds, meats and livestock, currencies, stock indices and interest rates.


24 hour access

Access to futures markets around the world, as well as to the foreign exchange market.

Global Futures Exchanges

  • ASX24

  • Chicago Board of Options Exchange (CBOE)

  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME)

  • Eurex Exchange (EUREX)

  • Euronext (EUXTF)

  • Hong Kong Exchange (HKEX)

  • Intercontinental Exchange (ICE)

  • London Metals Exchange (LME)

  • Minneapolis Grain Exchange (MGEX)

  • New Zealand Futures and Options Exchange (NZFOE)

  • Singapore Exchange (SGX)

  • Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE)


Our daily reports bring you news and analysis from markets around the world. Each day our experienced commodities professionals provide up to date information on what’s been happening in both the international and domestic markets.

Get in touch with us on 1800 100 822 to learn more about our research reports and service offering.


Why Cushing Matters: A Look at the WTI Benchmark

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This article discusses the connectivity of Cushing - the delivery location of WTI Futures and also covers how the extreme market imbalances between supply & demand led to the negative prices a day prior to expiration of May 2020 contract.

The FX Report: Special Edition

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This special edition of The FX Report is focused on how CME Group FX products can be used to mitigate risk during these unprecedented times.

Competing Market Narratives

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Market volatility set to persist amid conflicting narratives. We may remain in rather volatile trading ranges for some time in markets from equities to energy to gold, among others.


Get in touch with one of our Futures specialists to learn more about our service offering and how we can help you.

Claudine Connolly

Tel: (02) 8243 3593
Email: cconnolly@bellpotter.com.au

Bob White

Tel: (02) 8243 3535
Email: bwhite@bellpotter.com.au

Ross Bauer

Tel: (02) 8243 3509
Email: rbauer@bellpotter.com.au

Everett O’Chee

Tel: (02) 8243 3511
Email: eochee@bellpotter.com.au

Julianne Lawton

Tel: (02) 8243 3512
Email: jlawton@bellpotter.com.au

Steven Williams

Tel: (02) 8243 3519
Email: sawilliams@bellpotter.com.au

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Fill out our contact form or call 1800 100 822 to speak with an experienced Futures adviser.