Spread bets and CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 73% 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.

The award-winning experience for serious traders

Join over 1 million fellow CMC traders and investors worldwide1 and trade on over 12,000 instruments. Open a spread betting or CFD trading account to access our award-winning, innovative trading platform2 with expert-level charting and risk management tools.

CFD-Trading mit CMC Markets
CFD-Trading mit CMC Markets

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Regulated and licensed in the EU
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Listed on the London Stock Exchange
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Dedicated customer support 24/5

About CMC

Why serious traders choose CMC Markets

EU Regulated

CMC Markets Germany GmbH is a serious broker, regulated in the EU by the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) under registration number 154814.

Competitive Pricing

When you choose to trade with CMC Markets, you benefit from competitive spreads starting at just 0.3 pips, plus commission-free trading on indices, forex, commodities, and bonds.

Dedicated Support

Our experienced customer service team is available whenever the markets are open. For any queries or questions about our platform or your trading, you can contact us 24/5 from Monday to Friday.

Awarded Broker

We are proud to be consistently awarded by independent bodies year after year for our unparalleled trading platforms, service, analyst expertise and cutting-edge trading tools.

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

Trading Platforms und Apps

Powerful technology you can rely on

Web Platform


#1 Web Platform

ForexBrokers.com Awards

We've invested over £100m into our award-winning platform2 creating pioneering technology that suits all styles of trading.

Mobile App


Best Mobile Trading Platform

ADVFN Intl Financial Awards

Get the functionality of our web platform in your pocket with mobile-optimised charting, full order-ticket features and real-time alerts.

MetaTrader 4 (MT4)


The World's Most Popular

Trading Platform

Trade on the world's most popular platform with our suite of free premium MT4 indicators and addons.

Next Generation Trading Platform

Tools built to enhance your analysis

Pattern recognition scanner

We automatically scan over 120 of our most popular instruments every 15 minutes for emerging and completed chart patterns, such as wedges, channels and head & shoulders formations, and overlay them on to your charts to alert you to potential emerging trends.

Advanced order execution

We offer a range of advanced order types, including trailing and guaranteed stop losses, partial closure, market orders and boundary orders on every trade, so you have the flexibility to trade your way.

Reuters news and analysis

Keep up to date with Reuters4 news and market commentary from our global analysts.

Industry-leading charting2

Choose from over 115 technical indicators and drawing tools, more than 70 patterns and 12 in-built chart types.

Mobile App

Total control, even when you're on the move

Open, close and modify trades on the go

Our intuitive mobile trading app is designed for both new and experienced traders alike.

Mobile-optimised trading

Advanced order ticketing, mobile-optimised charting and over 40 technical indicators and drawing tools.

Instant notifications

Set up alerts via push, SMS or email, so you never miss an important market event, price alert or order notification.

MetaTrader 4 (MT4)

Advanced MT4 functionality

Access one-cancels-other order types, and turn trendlines into stop-loss or take-profit orders, with mini terminal

Connect real-time MT4 data into Excel with our Excel RTD plugin

Set multiple stop-loss and take-profit orders, for more advanced money management strategies

Receive email alerts when key indicator levels are breached

Auto-generate tweets from the MT4 platform when key market levels are breached

Our Account Types

Pick your own path

Whether you choose a Spread Bet or CFD trading account, you can use all the features of our Next Generation trading platform with both account types. See the differences between our two account types in the table below or on our Account Overview page.

Spread Betting

Leveraged trading on 12,000+ instruments

CMC web platform, iOS and Android app

Tax-free profits5

CFD Trading

Leveraged trading on 12,000+ instruments

CMC web platform, iOS and Android app, MT4 platform

No stamp duty on profits5

Benefits of CMC Markets

Maximise your potential

Professional reports

Elevate your trading with free access to Morningstar's quantitative equity research and real-time news from Reuters4, both available for free with a live account. Seamlessly integrated for traders of all levels, leverage invaluable insights to make more informed decisions and stay ahead of market trends.

In-house analysts

Stay ahead of the curve thanks to our award-winning team of market analysts2. Stay up-to-date on the latest breaking news and major events with insights delivered directly to your device via push message, or browse the News & Analysis section of our website for detailed articles and analyses.

Expand your trading knowledge

From basic trading principles to advanced strategy development, learn how to spread bet and trade CFDs with our free range of comprehensive trading guides. Or, if you prefer, our experienced customer service team can provide one-to-one platform training sessions tailored to your specific needs.

News & Analysis


Ready to get started?

Start trading with a live account or try a demo with unlimited virtual funds starting at €10,000.

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.