Trading Academy

No matter what your current level of experience is, we can help improve your trading skills with our series of educational videos, articles and practical examples on a wide range of trading topics.

Featured courses

  • Shares and Indices
    Trading strategies
    Intermediate
    5 Lessons
    Discover trading stategies, trading tips and learn how to create a trading plan to become a better trader with City Index.
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    • Introduction to trading strategies

      2-minute read
      Discover trading stategies, trading tips and learn how to create a trading plan to become a better trader with City Index.
    • Day trading strategies for beginners

      4-minute read
      City Index Singapore shares tips on day trading tools and practices. Learn the best day trading strategies for both the beginner and advanced day traders here.
    • Optimising your trade entry

      5-minute read
      With trading, timing is everything. Learn how to optimise your entry into a trade and the when the best time to enter a market is.
    • Planning your trade exit

      5-minute read
      Learn about trading exit strategies and how to plan your trade exit. Learn to read signals to exit a trade with City Index.
    • Running profits

      3-minute read
      Discover how to maximise your profits by trading more successfully and how to analyse your risk/reward ratio when trading.
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    CFD trading
    Beginner
    8 Lessons
    Set up a CFD Trading account with City Index and trade CFDs on over 6,000 markets. Learn about Contracts For Difference with our expert information and seminars.
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    • What is CFD trading?

      4.5-minute read
      Set up a CFD Trading account with City Index and trade CFDs on over 6,000 markets. Learn about Contracts For Difference with our expert information and seminars.
    • How to trade CFDs

      6-minute read
      Find out how to trade Contracts For Difference at City Index. Including how to use leverage and access thousands of markets.
    • CFD trading example

      7-minute read
      Find out how CFD Trading work with our example CFD trades. View our real examples of going long, short and winning trades for CFDs.
    • Benefits of CFD trading

      3-minute read
      Discover the benefits of Contracts For Difference Trading with City Index. 
    • Costs of CFD trading

      3-minute read
      Discover the costs of trading Contracts For Difference, as well as other pricing and commission charges at City Index.
    • Risks of CFD trading

      3-minute read
      Learn how to manage risk within Contract For Difference Trading, and find out more volatility, margin and leverage at City Index.
    • Margin and leverage

      4-minute read
      Learn more about margin and leverage in CFD Trading, understand the benefits and risks. Find out more at City Index.
    • Start CFD trading

      2-minute read
      Open an online trading account in 3 simple steps and start trading CFDs today with City Index.
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Platform tutorials

Find out how our platforms work with these short and informative video guides.

Platform status
Platforms
Platforms
WebTrader: Fully operational
Meta Trader
Meta Trader
MT4: Fully operational
iPhone
iPhone
iPhone app: Fully operational
Android
Android
Android app: Fully operational

Glossary

Look up the meaning of hundreds of trading terms in our comprehensive glossary.

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