Spread Betting on Metals

Take a position on a wide range of metal markets including Gold, Silver and Platinum at City Index.

Spread Bet on global Metals with our award-wining platform featuring tight spreads and fast execution.

  • Gold 0.3 around market spread
  • Choice of 5 major Metals
  • Best Spread Betting Platform 2017 by ADVFN

Spread Betting: Metals Options

We offer options pricing on Gold and Silver contracts to trade online.

Why Spread Bet on Metals?

Spread Betting is a popular way to trade Metals. City Index offers a choice of five major Metals to Spread Bet on.

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Gold from 0.3 points around market spread
No commission on Spread Betting
No UK Capital Gains Tax on any profits*
Choice of Cash, Futures and Options
Trading on rising and falling Metal prices
Margins from 0.5% on gold and 1% on silver
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Trade Metals from 0.3 points around market spread

Metals DFTs vs Futures

City Index offers two popular ways to Spread Bet Metals: Daily Funded Trades (DFTs) and Futures.

Metals DFTs

Ideal for
Shorter-term trading

Spreads
Tightest spreads of all Metals markets

Expiry dates
None

Financing charge
Incurs a finance charge for positions held overnight

Profit and loss
P&L crystallised only when positions are closed or partially closed

Metals Futures

Ideal for
Longer-term trading

Spreads
Wider spreads than DFT Metals

Expiry dates
Fixed monthly/quarterly expiry date

Financing charge
No overnight financing charge applied as contained within price

Profit and loss
P&L realised when trade closed or expiry date

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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Why City Index?

With over 1 million trades processed every month, here's why our clients choose
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Over 30 years' experience in Spread Betting, FX and CFD Trading
Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)
Risk management tools to help protect your positions
Trade on multiple platforms and devices
Actionable buy/sell trade ideas from our research portal
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Trade Gold with 0.3 points around market spread