Spread bets and CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 78% 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.

Evolving, since 1989

We've been innovating and improving on our offering for over 33 years. So no matter how you want to trade, rest assured you have a dedicated broker at your side. Spread bet1 or trade CFDs on over 12,000 instruments, and benefit from competitive spreads, lightning-fast execution2, and experienced customer support, 24/5.

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Authorised and licensed in the EU
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Over 33 years' experience

Volatility in the forex market

Trade on the volatility of the EUR/USD or JPY/USD currency pairs on our powerful spread betting and CFD trading platform.

Forex Volatility

Pick your own path

Trade on thousands of leveraged products on our powerful platform. Whether you choose a spread betting or CFD account, you have access to the entire range of features and tools through our Next Generation platform. See our comparison of these two account types to understand the differences and choose the right one for you.

Spread betting

    12,000 instruments

    Tax-free profits3

    CMC web platform, iOS and Android app available

CFD trading 

    12,000 instruments

    Pay no stamp duty on profits3

    CMC web platform, iOS and Android app, and MT4 platform available

The trading platform for committed traders

Fast, intuitive and reliable5

Award-winning charting package6

100% automated execution

Customisable order types

Over 115 indicators and drawing tools

Competitive pricing

Whatever you trade, we know that costs are important. That's why we aim to keep our spreads and commissions as fair and competitive as possible.

Simple deposits and withdrawals

Adding and withdrawing funds from your account is quick and easy via bank transfer or credit card.

Authorised and licensed in the EU

CMC Markets Germany GmbH is regulated by the German Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht (BaFin) under registration number 154814.

Over 33 years' experience

Since 1989, we've grown to become one of the world's leading CFD and spread betting providers, and a pioneer in the trading industry.

Trade CFDs or spread bet
on over 12,000 markets

Trade with leverage on forex, indices, commodities, cryptos, shares, share baskets, ETFs, and bonds. Enjoy competitive spreads, fast execution2 and experienced customer service.

Other popular markets

Pricing is indicative. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future results.

Innovative trading
on the go

Trade like you’re on a desktop, on your mobile. Our award-winning mobile trading app1 allows you to seamlessly open and close trades, track your positions, set up notifications and analyse mobile-optimised charts.

More than just a trading platform

We combine high-performance analysis tools with professional reports and insightful learning material, to support you in creating and implementing your individual strategy.

Professional reports

Access to quantitative equity research from Morningstar7, free in your live account.

Reuters news ticker

Current news and analyses from Reuters8, also freely available in your live account.

24/5 customer support

Our team are here to help, around the clock from Sunday night through to Friday night.

News and insights 

Keep on top of the latest stock market news, and browse our insights from the platform and news and analysis hub.

In-house analysts

Our experienced team of market analysts keep you up-to-date daily on the latest breaking news and updates.

Develop your skills

Learn more about spread betting and CFD trading with our free suite of educational resources, events and webinars.

Latest market news and analysis

Becoming a better trader has never been easier

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Why traders trust CMC Markets


No. 1 Platform Technology (UK)



Industry Pioneer (Germany)

Focus Money, Test Edition 36/2022


Best CFD Provider (UK)

Online Money Awards


Best Spread Betting Provider (UK)

The City of London Wealth Management

Join over 300,000 committed CMC traders worldwide9


Apply for an account

Complete our straightforward application form and verify your account.


Fund your account

Deposit easily via debit card, credit card or bank transfer.


Trade the markets

Start spread betting or trading CFDs on thousands of instruments.

Before you go…

Try a demo of our Spread Betting or CFD trading accounts on our innovative platform. Free of charge and risk-free with virtual capital starting from €10,000.