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We've been helping clients navigate financial markets for over 35 years.
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Why trade with City Index?
Exceptional customer service
Our customer support team is available 24 hours a day, with dedicated relationship managers and broker-assisted dealing included for selected account types.
Fast, powerful platforms
Trade on award-winning platforms and mobile apps that offer advanced tools, charting and seamless multi-device trading. Try them today with a demo account.
Choose a multiple-award winning provider with a 35+ year history.
Listed on the NASDAQ
City Index is part of StoneX Group Inc., a publicly traded NASDAQ company and world-leading provider of trading services.
Start your trading journey
Open an account with City Index today and start trading instantly, once your account is approved.
Access over 12,000 global markets, including Shares, Indices, FX, Commodities & more – all with competitive spreads, low cost trading and fast, reliable execution.
Commission-free, Tax-free trading
Expert Analysis & exclusive tools
Trust & transparency
Opening a trading account
Is there a minimum deposit size?
We recommend that you deposit a minimum of £100 or an amount which is enough to cover the margin requirement of your first trade.
How do I make my first deposit?
Funding your account is secure, fast and free*. We accept credit or debit card, wire transfer or PayPal.
*Your issuer may charge you for credit card deposits
What do I need to verify my account?
In the majority of cases we can verify your details electronically so you won't need to supply additional documentation. But if we can't confirm your identity electronically (for example, if you've moved house recently), we'll ask you to provide documentation via email.