Cryptocurrency Trading

Spread bet or trade CFDs on popular cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin, ethereum, litecoin and ripple, as well as our unique range of crypto indices

Cryptocurrency spread bets & CFDs are high-risk speculative products. High volatility combined with leverage could lead to significant losses.

Introducing our exclusive range of crypto indices

Cryptocurrency trading instrument details

Trade on the price of popular cryptocurrencies against the US dollar, via a spread betting or CFD trading account. View the spreads and margin rates in the table below. Trading hours for all cryptocurrencies are from 11pm Sunday - 9pm Friday.

InstrumentMinimum spread
Margin rate from
Bitcoin/USD3750%
Ethereum/USD1.450%
Bitcoin Cash/USD1.850%
Litecoin/USD4550%
Ripple/USD4050%
Dash/USD550%
EOS/USD3450%
Monero/USD1050%
Stellar/USD1550%
Cardano/USD750%
NEO/USD1050%
TRON/USD550%

Why become a crypto trader with CMC?

There are a number of reasons to spread bet or trade CFDs on cryptocurrencies with us:

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No auto expiry

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.

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Trade on margin

Take a position on cryptocurrencies without tying up all of your capital*.

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Go long or short**

Take advantage of cryptocurrency price movements^ and take a view on whether they will rise – or fall – in price. 

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Experience

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.

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Support

Speak to a member of our award-winning Customer Services team 24 hours a day from Sunday evening through to Friday evening.

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Trade anywhere

Trade on the go with industry leading mobile trading apps.

Discover how to trade the most popular cryptocurrency. Find out how to trade bitcoin here.

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Interested in trading cryptocurrencies?

*When trading using margin any losses will reflect the full value of the position.
**Please note, we may, at our sole discretion, restrict your ability to go long or short.
^Learn more about cryptocurrency risks
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