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    With a City Index spread betting or CFD trading account you can speculate on the price movement of thousands of shares globally, without owning the underlying asset.

    Our spreads for major shares, including Barclays shares, Lloyds shares, Vodafone shares and Apple shares start from just 0.08% around the underlying market spread.

    We offer competitive commissions and low margins on our shares spread bets and CFDs. Our margins start from just 4% on individual shares, including Apple and Tesco, whilst our commissions begin from just 0.1% of the value of your trade.

    We offer tight spreads on thousands of shares worldwide, including those listed in the UK, US, Europe, Australia, New Zealand and Asia.

    We also offer Day Trade bets which feature 50% lower margins and 20% lower spreads, enabling you to maximise your profit potential if you are a day trader. Our margins start from as low as 2.5% on BP shares, Vodafone shares, Standard Chartered shares, HSBC shares and from 3.75% on Anglo American, Royal Bank of Scotland, Tesco and Aviva. Please remember that lower deposit rates may allow you to increase your risk.

    Share market information

    Markets Spread Hours Margins CFD Comission
    Apple Inc
    Trade the technology giant with low margins and tight fixed spreads
    4 pts around market spread 2.30pm - 9.00pm 5% $25 or 0.15%
    Lloyds Banking Group
    Trade CFDs and spread bet on Lloyds Banking Group with just a 4% initial deposit
    4 pts around market spread 8.00am - 4.30pm 4% £15 or 0.10%
    Barclays (UK)
    Spread bet from just 4 points on British banking giant Barclays
    4 pts around market spread 8.00am - 4.30pm 4% £15 or 0.10%
    Google
    We offer a fixed 4 pt spread on the world’s most popular search provider
    4 pts around market spread 2.30pm - 9.00pm 5% $25 or 0.15%
    RBS Group (LSE)
    Spread bet and trade CFDs on RBS with a deposit of just 4% and enjoy tight spreads
    4 pts around market spread 8.00am - 4.30pm 4% £15 or 0.10%
    Rio Tinto (LSE)
    Trade major global mining group Rio Tinto with a tight fixed spread of 4 pts
    4 pts around market spread 8.00am - 4.30pm 4% £15 or 0.10%
    Vodafone Group (LSE)
    Enjoy a tight, fixed spread of just 4 points when you trade the mobile technology firm
    4 pts around market spread 8.00am - 4.30pm 4% £15 or 0.10%
    HSBC Group (LSE)
    We offer low margins of just 4% for spread betting and CFD trades on HSBC
    4 pts around market spread 8.00am - 4.30pm 4% £15 or 0.10%
    Facebook
    Trade the social media giant with a tight, fixed 4 point spread
    4 pts around market spread 2.30pm - 9.00pm 7.5% $25 or 0.15%
    Tesco
    Spread bet and trade CFDs on one of the UK’s most popular high street retailers
    4 pts around market spread 8.00am - 4.30pm 4% £15 or 0.10%

     

     

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