Why trade cryptocurrencies with CMC?
There are a number of reasons to trade CFDs on cryptocurrencies with us:
Unlike some providers we don’t automatically close you out each week, so you can hold positions without having to pay spread costs to reopen the trade.
Take a position on bitcoin and ethereum without tying up all of your capital.
Take advantage of cryptocurrency price movements and take a view on whether bitcoin and ethereum will rise – or fall – in price.
Avoid the worry and hassle of dealing with an unfamiliar cryptocurrency exchange and trade with an established provider, where you can easily deposit or withdraw funds.
Speak to a member of our award-winning Customer Services team - we're available whenever the markets are open.
Trade on the go with an award-winning CFD trading mobile app.
Cryptocurrencies instrument details
Trade on the price of bitcoin and ethereum against the US dollar, via a CFD trading account. View the spreads, margin rates and trading hours in the table below.
|Instrument||Minimum spread||Margin rate from||Trading hours|
|Bitcoin/USD||60||25%||8am Mon – 6am Sat|
|Ethereum/USD||6||25%||8am Mon – 6am Sat|
^Please note, we may, at our sole discretion, restrict your ability to go long or short.
‡Best Customer Service and Best Mobile Phone/Tablet Platform; based on highest user satisfaction among, CFD traders, Investment Trends 2018 Australian Leverage Trading Report