CFD Trading on Forex

Trade CFDs on Forex pairs like EUR/USD, GBP/USD and USD/JPY with fast execution and tight spreads.

Speculate on a wide range of over 65 global FX pairs and pinpoint opportunities with our powerful trading tools.

  • Tight spreads from 0.5 points
  • Trade on 65 global FX pairs
  • Choose Cash CFDs or Forwards

CFD Forex: Options

Options give you the right (but not the obligation) to buy or sell at a specific price before the expiry date. With City Index you can trade options as a CFD on EUR/USD and GBP/USD online.

Why trade Forex CFDs?

Trade Forex as a CFD with City Index – 24 hours trading on 65 FX currency pairs

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Trade on falling rates
No UK Stamp Duty to pay*
Margins from 3.33%
Spreads on GBP/USD and EUR/GBP from 0.9 points
Spreads on EUR/USD and AUD/USD from 0.5 points
Choice of Cash, Forwards and Options
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Forex Cash vs Forwards

City Index offers two popular ways to trade CFDs on Forex: Cash CFDs and Forwards.

Forex Cash CFD

Ideal for
Shorter-term trading

Tightest spreads of all FX pairs

Expiry dates

Financing charge
Incurs a finance charge for positions held overnight

Variable spreads
Variable spreads –can fluctuate depending on liquidity and volatility

Profit and loss
P&L crystallised only when positions are closed or partially closed

Forex Forwards

Ideal for
Longer-term trading

Wider spreads than spot FX prices

Expiry dates
Fixed monthly/quarterly expiry date

Financing charge
No overnight financing charge applied as contained within spread

Position rollover
Positions can be rolled over to next month/quarter

Profit and loss
P&L realised when trade closed or expiry date

Trade wherever you are, on our fast, reliable platforms

Customisable charts

16 chart types with 80+ indicators designed to help you perform technical analysis

Award-winning platform

Our powerful technology is designed to suit you, whatever your level of trading expertise

Actionable trade ideas

Our research portal highlights trade ideas using fundamental and technical analysis

Trade anytime, anywhere

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Why City Index?

With fast, reliable execution and tight spreads here's why our clients choose
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Over 35 years' experience in Spread Betting, FX and CFD Trading
Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)
Risk management tools to help protect your positions
Trade on multiple platforms and devices
Actionable buy/sell trade ideas from our research portal
Fast, easy payments and secure withdrawals
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