# How to Calculate Micro Lot Size in Indices Trading for Micro Indices Trading Account? Calculate Indices Trading Lot Size for Micro Lots

## Calculate Indices Trading Lot Size for Micro Lots

1 Micro indices lot - Lot size for Micro lots is therefore equal to one hundredth of the standard indices lot.

The Micro lot is calculated as the equivalent to one hundredth of the standard indices lot. The micro lot volume in trading is therefore specified as 0.01 on the indices trading platform.

To Specify a Micro Lot trade size when opening a trade on the MetaTrader 4 indices trading Platform, use the MetaTrader 4 open indices orders tutorial explained below:

To set these stock indices orders on the MetaTrader 4 Indices Trading Platform: open MT4, open a "** stock indices chart **", right click on the "** stock indices chart **", select "**New Order **", then select the order either sell or buy as shown below. (Short Cut Keyboard Keys - **Press F9**). Select The Indices Trading Symbol you want to trade and then below the stock indices Symbol, Select the trade "**Volume**" as **0.01 to specify Micro Lot Size**.

**How to Calculate a Indices Trading Micro Lot Size on MT4 Micro Indices Trading Account**

**Micro Indices Trading Account Definition** - the definition of a indices trading micro stock indices trading account is an account type where indices traders open trades using micro lots. 1 Micro lot is the equal to one hundredth of the standard indices lot.

The Micro indices trading account allows many retail stock indices traders to access the stock indices trading market because with this indices trading account stock indices traders can trade smaller indices lots known as micro lots therefore the capital needed to open this micro stock indices trading account is not a lot as that required for opening a standard stock indices trading account.