Web Trader

Web Trader

Access customisable workspaces, news and analysis, and advanced charts with our award-winning browser-based trading platform.

Features of Web Trader


Switch between multiple personalised workspaces for flexibility and ease.

News and analysis

Get all the latest market news and commentary from Reuters in-platform.

New advanced charts

Trade through charts and custom indicators with precision drawing tools.

Features of our platform

Intelligent trading tools

Performance Analytics

Gain deeper insight into your trading performance across key metrics.

SMART Signals

Trade potential recurring price action patterns based on years of market data.

Comprehensive trade tickets

In-depth trade tickets with advanced risk management options.

Intelligent trading tools

Advanced TradingView charting package

One click
One click

One-click trading

Trade directly from charts with the new one-click trading functionality.
Chart types
Chart types

Multiple chart types

Customise your charting package to complement your trading strategy.
Markets White
Markets White

Intuitive trading

Trade with a range of custom indicators and alerts.

14 time intervals

View your selected market in 14 timeframes to identify trading opportunities.

Advanced drawing tools

Pinpoint support and resistance levels with a range of advanced drawing tools.
Fast execution
Fast execution

Lightning-fast execution

Rely on instant execution to capitalise on opportunities in changing markets.

Quick-start guide

Watch our walkthrough video to help familiarise yourself with your intuitive platform.

A suite of award-winning platforms

MetaTrader 4

MetaTrader 4

Trade on the world’s most popular forex trading platform, complete with Expert Advisors.
Mobile Apps

Mobile apps

Trade wherever, whenever with our latest mobile apps for Android and iOS.
Download Centre

Download Centre

Discover our range of innovative platforms for desktop and mobile.

Industry-leading trading technology

Best New Tool (Performance Analytics) 2023
Best in Class (Overall) 2023
Best CFD Provider 2022
ADVFN International Financial Awards
Best Trading Platform 2022
Online Money Awards
Best App 2022
Shares Awards

Web Trader platform tutorials

Find out how our Web Trader platform works with these short and informative video guides.


How up to date is the information on Web Trader?

Web Trader uses real-time pricing data, so you’ll be trading on 100% live markets with your City Index account – whether you choose to trade forex, shares, indices or any other market. We also offer live prices on our demo account, for the closest approximation of live trading possible.

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What can I trade on Web Trader?

You can use Web Trader, our online trading platform, to buy and sell our full range of over 6300 markets. That includes CFD trading on indices, shares, forex, commodities, cryptos and more.

To browse all your available markets, simply log in to the platform and click on the ‘Browse Markets’ tab. You’ll see our most popular markets listed, and can view individual asset classes – or trending markets – on the left-hand side.

Don’t have a City Index account yet? Open one here.

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What browsers are supported?

You can access Web Trader using any modern browser, including Chrome, Microsoft Edge or Mozilla Firefox. We’d recommend ensuring that you’re using the latest version of your browser for maximum reliability and security.

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If you have more questions visit the FAQ section or start a chat with our support.

Ready to start trading?

Opening a City Index trading account is fast and free. Sign up today and benefit from negative balance protection for Retail clients, dedicated customer service and secure funding. Want to try trading risk-free? Open a free demo account with $20,000 in virtual funds.

Which platform suits your style?

Whether you want to trade at home or on the go, we offer a range of award-winning platforms to suit your trading style. Take advantage of seamless multi-device trading with our mobile app and web-based platform, or trade on the world’s most popular FX platform, MT4.