Set up a live CFD account or log in to trade CFDs on popular cryptocurrencies including the original bitcoin and ethereum as well as our unique range of crypto indices.

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Cryptocurrencies instrument details

Trade on the price of popular cryptocurrencies against the US dollar, via a CFD trading account.
View the spreads and margin rates below. Trading hours for all cryptocurrencies are from 10am Monday - 8am Saturday NZST.

Instrument CMC spread Margin rate from
Bitcoin/USD 80 20%
Ethereum/USD 4.5 20%
Bitcoin cash/USD 3.8 20%
Litecoin/USD 125 20%
Dash/USD 12 20%
EOS/USD 3.8 20%
Monero/USD 160 20%
Stellar/USD 50 20%
Cardano/USD 36 20%
NEO/USD 38 20%
TRON/USD 16 20%
All Crypto Index 80 20%
Major Crypto Index 80 20%
Emerging Crypto Index 60 20%

Information accurate as of 6/3/2021. Please note that we may restrict trade from time to time due to high demand.

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Why trade cryptocurrencies with CMC?

There are a number of reasons to trade CFDs on cryptocurrencies with us:

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No auto expiry

Unlike some providers we don’t automatically close you out each week, so you can hold positions without having to pay spread costs to reopen the trade.

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Trade on margin

Take a position on popular cryptocurrencies without tying up all of your capital.

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Go long or short

Take advantage of cryptocurrency price movements and take a view on whether they will rise – or fall – in price. 

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Avoid the worry and hassle of dealing with an unfamiliar cryptocurrency exchange and trade with an established provider, where you can easily deposit or withdraw funds.

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Speak to a member of our award-winning Customer Services team - we're here whenever the markets are open.

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Trade on the go with an award-winning CFD trading mobile app.

^Please note, we may, at our sole discretion, restrict your ability to go long or short. We may restrict trades from time to time, due to high demand. ​
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