We offer the Advantage Web Online Trading Platform, City Index Trading Apps for iPhone and iPod touch, Android mobile and tablets and BlackBerry and a more generalised mobile trading app which works on most recent phones with internet browsing. We also offer a trading app for iPad, with which you can access your spread betting and CFD and FX trading accounts.
Please refer to our Platform Tutorials; these feature short videos that will walk you through everything from funding your account, to using Watchlists and placing Trades. Alternatively you can download our Trading Platform Guide.
Certain settings on your computer may be preventing you from logging on to our trading platform. Clearing your cache should help resolve this iss ue. Please click on the relevant links below to see how you can clear your cache.
If you receive an error, please contact our Client Management team immediately and we will do everything we can to help.
You may need to turn off your pop-up blocker. Also ensure that you have the latest version of Java downloaded on your computer. Download Java free of charge.
The charts provided are indicative and represent mid-prices only; they should not be used to verify exact fill levels.
Hardware:Most modern PCs will run our interface successfully but we recommend that you have at least a 750 MHz Pentium III (or equivalent) processor with 256MB of RAM and 10MB of available hard disk space.
Screen Resolution:The platform is best viewed at a screen resolution of 1024x768. You can adjust your screen resolution by going to Control panel > Display > Change Display Settings.
Operating System:Windows: Windows 7, Vista, XP, 2000, 2003 and 2008 Server or newer.Mac: OS X 10.5.x, 10.6.x or newer.
Internet Browser:Windows: Internet Explorer 7.0, 8.0 and above, Firefox 3.x and above, Google Chrome 5.0x and above, Opera 10.60 or above, Safari 5 or above. We recommend Mozilla Firefox.Get: Internet Explorer | Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Opera | SafariMac: Firefox 3.x, Safari 5.x and above. We Recommend SafariGet: Mozilla Firefox | Safari
The City Index trading platform is based on Flash technology. If you do not already have Flash installed, your browser should detect this and automatically redirect you to the Flash download page. If not, click here to download the latest version of Flash free of charge.
Please read: Installing Macromedia Flash Player from the Macromedia website with the default options will install the Google Toolbar. The Pop-up Blocker in the Google Toolbar can cause problems when logging on to your account. We recommend disabling the Google Toolbar installation (by unchecking the box) before proceeding with the Flash installation.
Yes, this will usually be pre-installed as a standard component of your internet browser, click here to download this free of charge.
*Spread betting and CFD trading are exempt from UK stamp duty. Spread betting is also exempt from UK Capital Gains Tax. However, tax laws are subject to change and depend on individual circumstances. Please seek independent advice if necessary.
†1 point spreads available on the UK 100, Wall Street, Germany 30, France 40 and Australia 200 during market hours on daily funded trades & daily future spread bets and CFDs (excluding futures).
**Fixed spreads are available on major FX pairs during London trading hours between 8.00am GMT and 6.30pm GMT.
City Index is a trading name of GAIN Capital UK Limited. Head and Registered Office: Park House, 16 Finsbury Circus, London, EC2M 7EB. GAIN Capital UK Ltd is a company registered in England and Wales, number: 1761813. Authorised and Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. FCA Register Number: 113942. VAT number: 524837435.
City Index and City Trading are trademarks of GAIN Capital UK Ltd.
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