Trade thematic indices CFDs

Use CFDs to trade themed indices, each based on a basket of equities, including FAANG+, Cannabis, Green and Remote Economy giants.
 
  • Trade at 10% margin

  • Choice of 6 unique indices

  • Regulated in Australia since 2006

Why trade thematic indices CFDs?

  • Agriculture
    Themed groups of equities
    Each thematic index represents a sector or group of US-listed shares, from FAANG+ to Green to the Remote Economy.
  • Exposure
    Speculate on broad markets
    Thematic indices enable positions on broad market-wide trends without having to trade multiple equities.
  • Market chart
    Trade with CFDs
    Go long or short, trade with 10% margin and hedge existing equity positions.

Our thematic indices

Competitive pricing

What moves thematic indices?

Thematic indices markets generally move according to the cumulative share price of each company in the index. Factors that may impact share prices include:

  • Earnings releases
  • Macroeconomic events
  • Political events
  • Company personnel news

Start trading with City Index and:

  • Choose from 6 unique thematic indices
  • Trade with a margin from just 10%
  • Find out more about thematic indices pricing
Thematic Indices

Put our trading platform to the test

Powerful mobile apps

Seize trading opportunities with our easy to use mobile apps, with simple one-swipe dealing, advanced charting, and seamless execution. Available on Android and iOS.

TradingView charting

Complete with one-tap dealing, custom indicators, alerts and drawing tools.

Trading Central

Harness the power of technical analysis and access insightful market data on our most popular markets.

Performance Analytics

Gain deeper insight into your trading and discover how you could improve your performance.

Mobile apps

Put our trading platform to the test

Try a risk-free demo account with virtual funds to hone your trading strategies.

Web Trader

Trade over 6,300 global markets on our easy-to-use browser-based platform, complete with customisable workspaces, fast and reliable execution and advanced charts.

Simplicity and speed

Simplify your deal ticket with our exclusive ‘one-click trading’ mode, so you don’t miss out on potential opportunities in fast-moving markets.

Performance Analytics

Gain deeper insight into your trading behaviour with the new Performance Analytics tool, designed to help you improve your trading across four key metrics.

Trading Central

Stay ahead of the curve with our technical analysis research portal from Trading Central, helping you to identify potential opportunities. 

Thematic Indices

Frequently asked questions

How do thematic indices work

Thematic indices work in much the same way as most stock indices, creating an index value by combining either the market capitalisations or the share price values of all the constituents, and dividing it by that day’s divisor.

Each index will have its own methodology to identify companies that belong on the list. The most common is a ‘relevance score’ which assesses how much of the company’s revenue is generated from the business segment. For example, a green energy stock will need to make the majority of its income from renewable energy sources.

Want to learn more about how indices work? Click here.

Was this answer helpful?
What are thematic indices?

A thematic index is an instrument that tracks the performance of a group of companies that all belong to a particular investment theme. These could be based on sectors or certain performance metrics – such as growth.

A thematic index creates the opportunity for traders to get exposure to a number of companies from a single position, taking advantage of ‘trends’ within the economy at large.

With City Index, you can trade thematic indices on:

  • FAANG+
  • Cannabis
  • Remote working economy
  • ESG
  • Green

Want to learn more about indices trading? Click here.

Was this answer helpful?
You might also be interested in
Gold and Silver
Gold and Silver
Gold

Speculate on the future direction of gold as a CFD trade, as a future or spot market. Gold is popular in risk-off markets.

CFDs
CFDs
Major indices

Trade a choice of 20 global indices with CFDs and take a position on markets including the Australia 200, Wall Street, UK 100 and more.

Market chart
Market chart
Shares

Choose from thousands of global shares including BHP Billiton, Tesla, Amazon and many more, with commissions from 0.09%.