Choice of Account Types

Take your trading to the next level, choose the right Account Type to suit your style as a trader with City Index.

Trade on over 4,500 global markets with a CFD trading account or FX on an MT4 account.

  • Trade on 4500+ markets with a CFD account
  • Trade CFDs on Indices, FX, Shares and Commodities from one account
  • Dedicated FX platform with MT4 Account

Our accounts

City Index offers two ways to trade on financial markets. Our most popular choice is the CFD trading account which offers access to our full range of markets. We also offer an FX on MT4 account.

CFD trading account

Best for
Trading on global markets

Trade type
Buy/sell CFDs

Trade on
4,500 global Indices, FX, Shares, Commodities and Metals

Commission free except Shares

From 5%

Web, mobile and advanced platforms

Risk management
Stops, limits, OCOs and trailing stops

Trading tools
Research portal, HTML 5 charts, Reuters news and economic calendar


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FX on MT4

Best for
Trading FX on the MT4 platform

Trade type

Trade on
Spot FX and CFD Indices


From 5%

MT4 Web, mobile and advanced platforms

Risk management
Stops, limits, OCOs and trailing stops

Trading tools
Charts, news


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Why trade CFDs with City Index?

Hedge your portfolio

Use CFDs to go short and mitigate against potential losses in your share portfolio

4,500+ CFD markets

Trade CFDs on Indices, FX, Shares and Commodities from one account

Commission Free CFDs

Commission free CFD trading on all CFDs except Shares

Tight spreads

From 0.5 points on FX and 0.4 points on Indices

What can I trade on?

Our CFD trading account offers trading on 4,500+ global markets:
20 global Indices
4500+ global Shares
84 FX pairs
26 global Commodities
Ready to trade?
Open a live account in minutes

Trading FX?

If you wish to trade Forex, you can trade currencies with our CFD accounts where you will have full access to our FX range and spreads from 0.5pts.

MT4 accounts
We do offer an FX on MT4 account for traders who wish to use MT4 exclusively.

FX on MT4
MT4 devices

Trade wherever you are, on our fast, reliable platforms

Customisable charts

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

Powerful platforms

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

Follow the markets on native apps built specifically for your smartphone and tablet
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How to trade CFDs

1. Choose a CFD market
Decide which market you want to trade on. Get bullish and bearish trading ideas in our fundamental and technical analysis research portal

2. Decide to buy or sell
Click 'buy' if you think the price will increase in value or ‘sell’ if you think the market will fall in value

3. Select your trade size
Choose how many CFDs you want to trade

4. Add a stop loss
A stop loss is an order to close your position at a predetermined price set by you

5. Monitor and close your trade
Once you have placed your trade, you will monitor profit/loss update in real time at the top of the screen. Exit your trade by clicking the close trade button


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Why City Index?

With fast, reliable execution and tight spreads, here's why our clients choose
City Index
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Over 35 years' experience in Forex and CFD Trading
Regulated by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS)
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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