Spread bets and CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 75% of retail investor accounts lose money when spread betting and/or trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how spread bets and CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

Spread betting platform

Our unique desktop platform and mobile app are designed to provide you with an award-winning spread betting experience*.

  • Advanced charting
     & trading tools
  • Intuitive desktop
  • Dedicated spread
     betting mobile app

Industry-leading charts

Our charting package comes with over 100 built-in technical indicators, chart types and drawing tools. Add features like pattern recognition and comparison charts, and you get everything you need to analyse price action and conduct detailed technical analysis. No wonder our charts were ranked highest in the 2017 Investment Trends survey*.

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Client sentiment analysis

Our client sentiment tool reveals how many of our clients are long or short on an instrument, in almost real time. Updated every minute, the client sentiment feature helps you gain an understanding of other clients' expectations as they change throughout the day.  You can also see the monetary value of the positions as a percentage, and filter according to ‘all clients’ or only ‘top clients’ who have made an overall profit^ over the last three months. 

Order types & execution

Our Next Generation platform provides automated execution and a range of flexible and easy-to-use order types and features, so you can better manage your trade entry, exit and risk. Our comprehensive range of tools includes guaranteed stop-loss orders, trailing stops, boundary orders and other advanced features like the price ladder.
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Advanced order options

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Trade directly from charts

For a more hands-on, intuitive way to spread bet, you can place and close trades, or edit stop-loss and take-profit levels directly on an instrument’s chart. The straightforward drag-and-drop functionality allows you to quickly adjust trade entry and risk management levels on the chart, while referring to historical price action to identify significant price levels.

Award-winning platform & apps

Open a spread betting account on your iPhone, iPad, Android device or desktop computer to start trading on our award-winning platform and apps now*.

Winner 2018

Best Customer Service

Investment Trends 2018 UK Leverage Trading Report

Winner 2017

Best Online Trading Platform

Shares Awards 2017

Winner 2017

Financial Services Provider of the Year

Shares Awards 2013-2017

Winner 2018

Best Mobile Phone/Tablet App

Investment Trends 2018 UK Leverage Trading Report

*Awarded Best Platform Features, Best Mobile Phone/Tablet App, ranked highest for Charting and Spreads, based on highest user satisfaction among spread betters, CFD and FX traders, Investment Trends 2018 UK Leverage ​
^Overall profit takes into account spreads and commissions. 'Top Clients' refers to overall account performance and is not specific to performance in that particular CMC Markets product.​