Spread bets and CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 77% 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 spreads

We offer competitive spreads on our spread betting products, including major FX pairs from 0.7 points, major indices from 1 point and crude oil from 2.5 points.

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Spreads on popular products

View at a glance the competitive spreads on some of our most traded products,
​and the additional spreads applicable to shares spread betting.


Product Starting from (in points)

View our forex spreads


Product Starting from (in points)
UK 100 1.0
Germany 40 1.0
US 30 2.0

View our indices spreads 


Product Starting from (in points)
Bitcoin/USD 80
Ethereum/USD 4.5
Bitcoin Cash/USD 3.8

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Product Starting from (in points)
Crude Oil Brent 2.5
Crude Oil West Texas 2.5
Gold 0.3

View our commodities spreads


Product Starting from (in points)
Euro Bobl – Cash 2.0
UK Gilt – Cash 2.0
US T-Bond – Cash 3.0

View our treasuries spreads

View our margin rates and learn about other potential costs associated with spread betting.​​

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Shares spreads

We build an additional spread into the share prices we display on our spread betting platform. ​There are some differences depending on the country of the stock you are spread betting on. This is applicable once your order has been submitted.

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Country / Market Additional spread
UK 0.10%
US 2 cents
Austria 0.10%
Belgium 0.10%
Canada 2 cents
Denmark 0.10%
Finland 0.10%
France 0.10%
Germany 0.10%
Hong Kong 0.25%
Ireland 0.10%
Italy 0.12%
Japan 0.10%
Netherlands 0.10%
Norway 0.10%
Portugal 0.10%
Singapore (SGD) 0.25%
Singapore (USD) 0.25%
Spain 0.10%
Sweden 0.10%
Switzerland 0.10%

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