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Unlock competitive, volume-based spread discounts with our tiered-volume discount scheme CMC Price+

As an Alpha member, you'll automatically default to tier 3 membership at the start of each calendar month.

Tier 3

Up to 14.3% discount^

Tier 4

Up to 20% discount^

Tier 5

Up to 28.6% discount^

Spread discounts per tier

Commodities

Cash Instrument Tier 3 Tier 4 Tier 5
GOLD 6.7% 10.0% 13.3%
CRUDE OIL BRENT 8.0% 12.0% 20.0%
SILVER 8.0% 12.0% 20.0%
CRUDE OIL WEST TEXAS 8.0% 12.0% 20.0%

Forex

Cash Instrument Tier 3 Tier 4 Tier 5
GBP/USD 11.1% 11.1% 22.2%
EUR/USD 14.3% 14.3% 28.6%
AUD/USD 14.3% 14.3% 28.6%
USD/JPY 14.3% 14.3% 28.6%
USD/CAD 7.7% 15.4% 23.1%
NZD/USD 13.3% 20.0% 26.7%
GBP/JPY 12.0% 16.0% 20.0%
EUR/GBP 9.1% 18.2% 27.3%
AUD/JPY 7.7% 15.4% 23.1%
USD/CHF 10.0% 10.0% 20.0%
EUR/JPY 13.3% 20.0% 26.7%

Indices

Cash Instrument Tier 3 Tier 4 Tier 5
US 30 5.0% 10.0% 15.0%
GERMANY 30 5.0% 10.0% 15.0%
US NDAQ 100 5.0% 10.0% 15.0%
US SPX 500 10.0% 14.0% 20.0%
UK 100 10.0% 15.0% 20.0%
AUSTRALIA 200 10.0% 15.0% 20.0%
HONG KONG 50 10.0% 14.0% 20.0%
US SMALL CAP 2000 10.0% 13.3% 20.0%
JAPAN 225 10.0% 15.0% 20.0%
FRANCE 40 10.0% 15.0% 20.0%
EURO 50 6.3% 12.5% 18.8%

Treasuries

Cash Instrument Tier 3 Tier 4 Tier 5
US T-BOND 6.7% 10.0% 13.3%
US T-NOTE 10 YR 6.7% 10.0% 13.3%
EURO BUND 10.0% 15.0% 20.0%

Represents market in-hour spread %

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Deposit and/or maintain a minimum account balance of £25,000.

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