Serious about trading success?
So are we.

Spread Betting, CFD and Forex Trading on 12,000+ global markets including
Indices, Shares, Forex and Bitcoin.

Trade with City Index for quality execution, competitive pricing and dedicated support from our financial market experts.

  • Tight spreads, low margins and fast execution
  • Award-winning platform‡ and powerful technology
  • 30+ years’ experience in global markets
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Fast, reliable execution

Choose a broker you can trust with fast execution across our powerful platforms. Trading apps
Quality trade execution, risk management and transparent pricing
Award-winning platform and technology across multiple devices
Experienced Relationship Managers for insight and trading support
Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)
Over 30 years' experience in Spread Betting, FX and CFD Trading
Our accounts allow fast, easy payments and secure withdrawals

Trade on over 12,000 markets


21 global Indices


4500+ global Shares


Go Long or Short


84 FX pairs


25+ global Commodities

Trade wherever you are, on our fast, reliable platforms

Customisable charts

16 chart types with 80+ indicators designed to help you perform technical analysis

Award-winning platform

Our powerful technology is designed to suit you, whatever your level of trading expertise

Actionable trade ideas

Our research portal highlights trade ideas using fundamental and technical analysis

Trade anytime, anywhere

Follow the markets on native apps built specifically for your smartphone and tablet
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Powerful Charts

Our charts have been designed to help you analyse the markets and identify your next trading opportunity.
  • Trading Tools Technical Indicators

    80+ technical indicators

    Identify trends and trading opportunities through technical analysis with an extensive selection of over 80 indicators.

  • dealing charts

    Deal through charts

    Trade directly from a chart. Your positions, stops and limit orders are displayed on the chart and can be amended by dragging the lines.

  • Trading Chart Types

    Multiple chart types

    Multiple chart types available, including Candlestick, Heikin-Ashi and Point & Figure to allow you to identify trends and key levels.

  • Drawing Tools

    Extensive drawing tools

    Use our extensive range of drawing tools including trend lines and Fibonnaci retracements to identify key support and resistance levels. Your drawings will be saved for future use.

  • Customise Charts

    Customise your charts

    Configure charts with your preferred chart type, indicators, colours and time intervals and enjoy a fully customisable trading experience.

  • Multiple Trading Charts

    Multiple charts layouts

    View the price movements of many markets by embedding multiple charts into your chosen platform layout.

Our Products

City Index offers three ways to trade; Spread Betting, CFD Trading and FX on MT4.

Spread Betting

Best for
Tax-free trading in UK*

Trade type
£ per point

Minimum trade size
50p per point

No UK Capital Gains Tax (CGT) or Stamp Duty*

Commission free

CFD Trading

Best for
Hedging. Non UK accounts

Trade type
Buy/sell CFDs

Minimum trade size

No UK Stamp Duty but you do pay UK CGT*

Commission free apart from Shares

Features of Spread Betting and CFD accounts:

Risk management

Stops, limits, OCOs, trailing stops and guaranteed stops

Trading Tools

Research portal, HTML 5 charts, Reuters news and economic calendar

Trade on

Indices, Shares, FX, Commodities, Bonds and Interest Rates


Web, mobile and advanced trading platforms


From 0.5% on Indices and FX pairs or from 4% on Shares

Trading FX?

If you wish to trade Forex, you can trade currencies with our Spread Betting and CFD accounts where you will have full access to our FX range and spreads from 0.5pts.

MT4 accounts
We do offer an FX on MT4 account for traders who wish to use MT4 exclusively.

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