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.

Mobile apps

Can I attach a stop-loss or take-profit order to an existing position on the app?

Select 'Positions' in the bottom left of the screen on the iPhone app (or from the left side menu on Android devices), and choose the position that you would like to add the stop-loss or take-profit order to, then select ‘Stop Loss’ or ‘Take Profit’.

How can I switch accounts?

On the iPhone app, tap the ‘More’ button, then ‘Switch Accounts’. On the Android app, select ‘Switch Accounts’ on the left side menu.

Where can I find holding costs on the mobile apps?

Select the product from either a watchlist or the product library, choose your product and select 'Overview' in the top left.

How do I find my account number from the mobile app?

On Apple devices, select the 'More' button and then 'Account Details'. On Android devices, select the side menu (button with three lines) or swipe from the left and select 'Account Details'.

Where can I find market data feeds on my mobile?

From the 'More' menu on Apple devices or from the side menu on Android devices, choose 'Settings' and then 'Market Data Feeds'.

Can I log into my account via your website and my mobile device at the same time?

No. You are only able to access your account through either the website or your mobile device at any one time. If you attempt to log in to both platforms at the same time  you will be disconnected from your previous session.

How do I partially close a position on the mobile apps?

Within 'Positions', select the position you would like to partially close, then click the red 'x' icon and amend the stake, number of units or amount you wish to reduce the position by.

Can I access the platform when I go abroad?

Yes, you should be able to access the platform and Android mobile apps when travelling abroad, providing you have sufficient network connection or are connected to Wi-Fi.

If you're using our iOS iPhone app, the geo-restriction functionality in place means you can only access your account if you're physically located in one of our licensed, permitted countries listed below (the “Permitted Regions”):

Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bahrain, Belgium, British Virgin Islands, Bulgaria, Canada, Cayman Islands, Chile, China mainland, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jordan, South Korea, Kuwait, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Mauritius, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom

If you're going to travel outside of the Permitted Regions, the iPhone app may prevent you from accessing your account. CMC Markets will not be liable to you for any loss arising from an inability to access the platform and/or iOS iPhone and/or Android applications in regions outside of the Permitted Regions.

If you're not within one of the Permitted Regions and are denied access to your account from our iOS app, please try to log in via our website from a desktop device, or contact us on +44 (0)20 7170 8200, or via email for further details.

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