Refer a Friend

Receive a bonus of up to $1000 for each friend you invite to start trading with City Index.

Refer up to 5 friends a month to earn even more bonuses.

Refer your friends

Did you know you and a friend could each earn up to $1000 when you refer them to City Index?

After you refer them, your friend simply needs to open an account with us and meet the minimum deposit and trade requirements (detailed below) for you to both receive a cash bonus. You’ll receive $250 for each referred friend who meets the Tier 1 criteria, and $1000 if they meet the Tier 2 criteria.

Referring a friend only takes a moment, and you can invite up to 5 friends a month – meaning the more friends you introduce, the more bonuses you can earn.

How do I make referrals?

Step 1
Select ‘Refer your friends’ below and fill in our simple referral form.
Step 2
Your friends will receive an email invitation to open a City Index account.
Step 3
Receive your cash bonus once your friends complete their qualifying trades.
REFER YOUR FRIENDS

What are the deposit and trading requirements?

Once your friend has opened a City Index trading account, they’ll need to make a minimum deposit and place a minimum number of qualifying trades for you both to receive your bonus.

TIER 1 ($250 BONUS)

Minimum Deposit: $1,000

Trading Requirement:

At least 6 opening trades of either indices, commodities, metals with a minimum total notional value of USD$660,000

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At least 6 opening trades of retail FX (excluding DMA FX) with a minimum total notional value of USD$2,500,000

- OR -

At least 6 opening trades of equity CFDs (excluding US shares) with a minimum total notional value of USD$100,000

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At least 15 opening trades of US equity CFDs

TIER 2 ($1000 BONUS)

Minimum Deposit: $5,000

Trading Requirement:

At least 12 opening trades of either indices, commodities, metals with a minimum total notional value of USD$1,800,000

- OR -

At least 12 opening trades of retail FX (excluding DMA FX) with a minimum total notional value of USD$23,000,000

- OR -

At least 12 opening trades of equity CFDs (excluding US shares) with a minimum total notional value of US$350,000

- OR -

At least 30 opening trades of US equity CFDs

FAQs

To refer your friends, you need to complete our simple referral form, which is available here. We’ll then email your friend with details of the bonus offer and instructions on how to open a City Index trading account. You may also wish to contact your friend separately to tell them that you’ve referred them, and to expect an email from us.

Your friend will need to open a City Index trading account, and then meet the minimum deposit and trading requirements detailed in the table above. Your friend has 90 days from the time they open their account to make the necessary qualifying trades. Once your friend reaches either the Tier 1 or Tier 2 trading requirement, we will then credit both your accounts with the relevant bonus amount

You’ll receive $250 for each friend you refer who successfully meets the Tier 1 criteria, and $1000 for each friend who meets the Tier 2 criteria. You can see details on the deposit and trading criteria here.

We will credit both your accounts with the relevant bonus amount within 3 weeks of the 90 day period after your friend opens a City Index account ending.

You can refer up to 5 friends each month, which means the more friends you refer, the more you could earn.