Land Rover BAR
As official partner of Land Rover BAR we’re backing Sir Ben Ainslie’s team to bring the America’s Cup home.
Trade contracts for difference (CFDs) and access thousands of products with competitive spreads. Trade CFDs on forex, indices, commodities, shares and treasuries.
New to CFD trading? Learn more with our introduction to CFDs.
Risk management tools
Earn cash rebates^
Trade over 10,000 products
100% automated execution
Contracts for difference (CFDs) are derivative products which enable you to trade on the price movement of underlying financial assets (such as indices, shares and commodities).
A CFD is an agreement to exchange the difference in the value of an asset from the time the contract is opened until the time at which it's closed. With a CFD you never actually own the asset or instrument you have chosen to trade, but you can still benefit if the market moves in your favour, or make a loss should the market move against you.
CFDs are a leveraged product, which means that you only need to deposit a small percentage of the full value of the trade in order to open a position. This is called ‘trading on margin’. While trading on margin allows you to magnify your returns, losses will also be magnified as they are based on the full value of the position, meaning you could lose more than any capital deposited.
Our award-winning CFD trading platform provides access to over 10,000 global products, at competitive spreads and margin rates. Trade CFDs on major forex pairs from 0.7 points and popular indices from 1 point.
|Asset class||Number of products
View our range of markets>
View our spreads>
|Margins rates from
View our margin rates>
1When trading share CFDs a commission is charged upon execution of any order. Comissions start from 0.10%, or 2 cents per share for US- and Canadian-listed shares.
Covering a range of important trading topics, our free Trading Smart series of ebooks have been created to strengthen your knowledge of the financial markets and help you build an effective trading strategy.View our Trading Smart ebooks
Our extensive range of risk management tools include regular, trailing and guaranteed stop-loss orders (GSLOs). These tools enable you to manage risk, helping to secure potential profits and minimise losses. Unlike other stop-loss order types, for a premium, GSLOs offer 100% certainty that a trade will close at an exact price.
Your approach to risk management and how long you hold a position for can affect your potential CFD trading costs. There's a charge to hold a position overnight and for placing a GSLO. For share CFD trading, there is also a market data fee and commission charge.
We offer competitive monthly cash rebates for clients who trade CFDs in high volumes. If you meet our requirements for one asset class, for example on indices, you automatically qualify for monthly rebates on FX and commodities as well. Conditions apply.
Change your provider to CMC Markets for:
Our platform combines innovative trading tools with an intuitive interface and native mobile apps for iPad, iPhone and Android
Market insight and technical analysis from our global experts.
Trade with fixed-odds over short timeframes.
Take advantage of Australia’s lowest brokerage.