CFD trading

Trade with CFDs and Knockout Options

Through Web Trader or the dedicated FX MT4 platform, you can choose to trade over 6,000 global markets using different methods to support your trading goals.

Award-winning since 1983

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

What is CFD trading?

CFD trading with City Index gives you access to over 6,000 global markets including indices, shares, FX, commodities and more.

  • Tight spreads from 0.5 points on FX
  • Choice of 6,000+ CFDs from one account
  • Best CFD Provider 2021 by Online Personal Wealth Awards
CFD trading

What is Knockout Options trading?

Knockout Options are a form of options contract with a pre-determined knockout level to limit your exposure to risk.

  • Enjoy greater flexibility and control over your trading portfolio
  • Capitalise on both rising and falling markets
  • Limit your risk by setting a guaranteed knockout price at which your trade will close
How to trade Knockout Options

Our performance in numbers

0.1 m+
Account holders*
1 k+
Global markets
0 s
Average execution
1 +
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*StoneX retail trading live and demo account holders globally since Q4 2020.

What can I trade on?

City Index offers a choice of over 6,000 global markets. Our accounts offer trading on:

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Learn to trade

City Index provides access to an educational hub designed for traders of all levels to learn about markets, what moves them, and how to trade them. With a comprehensive selection of articles and videos, traders can easily digest new trading techniques and brush up on their fundamentals.


Take our free, interactive course

Whether you are new to trading or want to brush up on strategy, visit our trading academy to hone your skills.

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Why trade with City Index?

Over one million account holders* use us to trade the financial markets. Here's why.

*StoneX retail trading live and demo account holders globally since Q4 2020.

Speed clock

Over 99% of trades using our award-winning trading platforms are executed in less than a second.

Dedicated customer service

99.99% of all valid trades are executed by our market-leading trading technology and trading platforms.


We’re backed by Nasdaq-listed StoneX, a Fortune 100 company with over a century in the financial markets. Combined with our four decades of heritage, you’re in good hands.


Enhance your trading experience with our exclusive Performance Analytics technology and comprehensive risk management tools. From Knockout Options to Guaranteed Stop Loss Orders, our tools are designed to help you manage risk effectively and make informed decisions.