Access over 6,300 global markets

Trade CFDs on an extensive range of markets including indices, shares, forex, commodities and cryptocurrencies – all with competitive pricing on an easy-to-use platform.

Not quite ready? Try a demo account.

  • 6,300 global markets

    Access all asset classes with a CFD account

  • Competitive spreads

    FX from 0.5pts, major indices from 1pt and commodities from 0.06pts

  • Award-winning platforms

    Best Platform for the Active Trader - ADVFN International Financial Awards 2021

Why we deliver more

  • Clock money
    Extended hours on US share CFDs
    Trade Netflix, Apple, Tesla and more pre- and post-market.
  • Zero Percent
    Daily and weekly options
    Manage your risk with our improved options offering across 20+ markets
  • Financial strength and stability
    Low trading costs
    Spreads from 0.3 points, and no commission except for shares
  • Markets
    Wide range of markets
    Trade on FX, indices, cryptocurrencies, commodities, shares, ETFs, interest rates, bonds and options. Includes extended hours on US shares, and out of hours trading on major global indices.
  • Market info
    No market data charges
    Experience one-click trading, integrated Reuters news, comprehensive TradingView charts, expert market analysis, and real-time price alerts all within the platform. And there’s no market data charges, no matter what you trade.

Competitive pricing

Intelligent tools

Our tools are designed to help you get the most out of every trade on our award-winning platforms and apps.

Performance Analytics
Performance Analytics
Performance Analytics

Gain deeper insight into your trading behaviour across four key metrics with the new Performance Analytics tool, exclusive to City Index.

SMART Signals
SMART Signals
SMART Signals

Get trade ideas driven by statistics – not opinions. Our SMART Signals engine analyses dozens of major global markets based on years of historical market data.

Our performance in numbers

1 k
Active clients*
1000 +
0.55 s
Average execution
1 +
Years' experience

*Active City Index clients since 2020

Intuitive, intelligent trading platforms

An award-winning experience

Trade with confidence on our easy-to-use platform, featuring one-click trading and integrated Reuters news, or choose the world’s most popular FX trading platform MT4, now with added asset classes.

Mobile trading apps

Benefit from access to all our CFD markets through our mobile trading app for iOS and Android – giving you full functionality and features, and seamless multi-device trading.


How to trade with City Index

Whether you are new to trading or an experienced trader, it’s easy to open an account with City Index. Simply complete our short, secure online form and you could be trading live markets in minutes. Application is subject to review and approval.

If you think a market is going to go up in value, you go long or ‘buy’. If you think a market is going to go down in value, you short or ‘sell’.

Ready to start trading now? Get started with your application.

How to trade with City Index
Introduction to the financial markets

Completely new to the markets, and not sure where to begin? Get started with our easy-to-read guide on trading the global markets.

CFD trading explained

Want to learn how to trade CFDs? Find out about how CFDs work, choosing the right markets for you, adding stop and limit orders, and much more.

Trading with City Index

Learn how to analyse markets and spot trading opportunities with our research portal, and the difference between fundamental and technical analysis.

Put our trading platform to the test

More markets to consider

Trade a choice of 20 global indices with CFDs and take a position on markets including the Australia 200, Wall Street, Germany 40 and more.


Trade options on over 20 markets, including crude oil, the US SP 500 and Germany 40, all from 4 points.

Gold and Silver
Gold and Silver
Gold and silver

Speculate on gold and silver with CFDs, and gain exposure to precious metal prices as a future or spot market.