Why trade cryptocurrencies with CMC?
There are a number of reasons to spread bet or 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† 24 hours a day from Sunday evening through to Friday evening.
Trade on the go with an industry leading spread betting and CFD trading mobile app†.
Cryptocurrencies instrument details
|Instrument||Minimum spread||Margin rate from||Trading hours|
|Bitcoin/USD||60||50%||11pm Sun – 9pm Fri|
|Ethereum/USD||6||50%||11pm Sun – 9pm Fri|
Information accurate as of 28/06/2018. Please note that we may restrict trades from time to time, due to high demand.
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
†Best Customer Service and Best Mobile Phone/Tablet Platform; based on highest user satisfaction among spread betters, CFD & FX traders, Investment Trends 2017 UK Leverage Trading Report.