City Index is one of the world leaders in spread betting (UK) and CFD trading. Established in the UK in 1983, we have grown to become a leading provider of contracts for difference, FX and spread betting. We are committed to providing a market-leading service based on fair and transparent prices, accessible technology and comprehensive customer support.
As a group, we have over 400 employees worldwide and offices in the UK, Singapore, China, Dubai and Australia. We transact in excess of two million trades every month for individuals in over 50 countries worldwide.
We provide consistently competitive spreads and access to thousands of global markets, including indices, shares, currencies, commodities, bonds, interest rates and more.
City Index is a trading name of GAIN Capital UK Limited, which is a subsidiary of GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc (NYSE: GCAP), a global leader in online trading. GAIN Capital and its affiliated companies are committed to delivering competitive pricing, reliable trade execution, premium trading tools and comprehensive research to help clients succeed. As a global, publicly traded company, GAIN must meet the highest standards of corporate governance, financial reporting and disclosure.
Our innovative technology enables you to spread bet and trade CFDs from a single trading platform. Our commitment to innovate and lead prompted us to launch City Trading™ – the first downloadable spread betting and CFD trading app for the iPhone™ in 2009.
In over 30 years, City Index has grown to become one of the world’s leading providers of contracts for difference, forex and - in the UK - spread betting.
We've won numerous awards over the years for our trading services as well as product innovation - reinforcing our position as one of the world leaders in spread betting, CFD trading and margined FX. Here's a selection of our latest awards: