CFD trading on metals

Take a position on a wide range of metal markets including gold, silver and platinum at City Index. Trade CFDs on global metals and take advantage of our advanced trading tools to identify key trading opportunities.
Why trade metals CFDs?

CFD trading is a popular way to trade metals. City Index offers a choice of five major metals to trade CFDs on.

*CFD Trading is exempt from UK stamp duty. However, tax laws are subject to change and depend on individual circumstances. Please seek independent advice if necessary.

*CFD Trading is exempt from UK stamp duty. However, tax laws are subject to change and depend on individual circumstances. Please seek independent advice if necessary.

Real-time pricing

Our performance in numbers

0.1 m+
account holders*
1 .5k+
markets
0.55 s
average execution speed
50 %
of trades successfully executed

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

Metals cash CFDs vs CFD futures

City Index offers two popular ways to trade CFDs on metals: cash CFDs and futures.

Metals cash CFDs
Metals CFD futures
Ideal for
Shorter-term trading
Longer-term trading
Spreads
Tightest spreads of all metals markets
Wider spreads than cash CFDs
Expiry dates
None
Fixed monthly/quarterly expiry date
Financing charge
Incurs a finance charge for positions held overnight
No overnight financing charge applied as contained within price
Profit and loss
P&L crystallised only when positions are closed or partially closed
P&L realised when trade closed or expiry date

Mobile trading app

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

TradingView charts

Complete with one-swipe trading, custom indicators, alerts and drawing tools.


Trading Central

Harness the power of technical analysis and access real-time trade ideas on our most popular markets.


Performance Analytics

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

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