Why trade cryptocurrencies with CMC?
There are a number of reasons to trade CFDs on cryptocurrencies with us:
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.
Trade on margin
Take a position on bitcoin and ethereum without tying up all of your capital.
Go long or short^
Take advantage of cryptocurrency price movements and take a view on whether bitcoin and ethereum will rise – or fall – in price.
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.
Speak to a member of our award-winning Customer Services team‡ - we're available whenever the markets are open.
Trade on the go with an award-winning CFD trading mobile app‡.
Cryptocurrencies instrument details
Trade on the price of bitcoin and ethereum against the US dollar, via a CFD trading account. View the spreads, margin rates and trading hours in the table below.
|Instrument||Minimum spread||Margin rate from||Trading hours|
|Bitcoin/USD||50||20%||6am Mon – 4am Sat (SGT)|
|Ethereum/USD||5||20%||6am Mon – 4am Sat (SGT)|
|Bitcoin cash/USD||9||20%||6am Mon – 4am Sat (SGT)|
|Litecoin/USD||110||20%||6am Mon – 4am Sat (SGT)|
|Ripple/USD||80||20%||6am Mon – 4am Sat (SGT)|
Information accurate as of 13/11/2018. Please note that we may restrict trades from time to time, due to high demand.
^Please note, we may, at our sole discretion, restrict your ability to go long or short.
‡Awarded Highest Overall Client Satisfaction, Best Customer Service, Best Platform Features, Best Value for Money, Investment Trends Singapore CFD & FX Report 2017.