Free Spread Betting Guide

  • The City Index Spread Betting Guide, designed by expert traders, offers practical tips and insights on spread betting – a tax-free* alternative to conventional trading. Our free guide is packed with information on how to spread bet, choosing your markets, risk management tips, placing your first spread bet with City Index and more.

    The complete guide is exclusively available to City Index account holders whilst non account holders can receive the Top 10 Spread Betting Tips Chapter today, just fill in this simple form:

    Spread betting and CFD trading are leveraged products and can result in losses greater than your initial deposit

    Guide Highlights

    Spread Betting: An Overview
    Learn about how spread betting as a product has progressed over the years since its inception nearly 40 years ago
    10 Benefits of Spread Betting
    Find out about the 10 key benefits spread betting gives retail trading clients over regular forms of trading
    How to Manage Risks
    This chapter details the key risk management tools available to help keep any trading losses at a minimum
    Top 10 Spread Betting Tips
    Our spread betting experts have compiled their top 10 spread betting tips to help City Index clients maximise their profit potential
    Spread Bet in 5 Steps
    Our 5 step plan details how the key components spread bettors adhere when placing a trade, from selecting a market to placing a trade and managing their risk

    Reasons to Open a Trading Account with City Index

    • Trade the FTSE 100, Wall Street, Germany 30 and France 40 indexes from 1 point during market hours
    • Trade over 12,000 spread betting and CFD trading markets from a single account
    • Low margins from 1%