Why spread bet with CMC Markets?

  • Spreads starting from 0.7pts
  • Cash rebates available for high volume traders^
  • Over 5,000 global products to trade
  • Apps for iPhone, iPad & Android™

What is spread betting?

A flexible and cost-efficient way to trade the markets

Spread betting is a flexible and cost effective way of speculating on the price movements of a financial market or product. Learn more about spread betting.

Trade over 5,000 products

Our award-winning platform provides access to over 5,000 products across shares, indices, commodities, treasuries and currencies.

SharesForexIndicesTreasuriesCommodities

Learn more about our asset classes


Introducing our most advanced platform yet

Key features include

  • 100% automated execution and optional 1-Click Trading
  • Fully-customisable trading tools and layouts
  • Award-winning charting with over 80 technical indicators and chart types
  • Set risk management and trade directly from charts
  • Custom-built mobile apps for iPhone, iPad & Android™


Earn monthly cash rebates when you bet with us^

We now offer competitive monthly cash rebates for clients who trade in high volumes. If you meet our monthly notional value requirements for one asset class, you will automatically qualify for monthly rebates for all asset classes.

Asset class Monthly notional value required Rebates as % of spread or per M notional value
Indices 80M £2 - £7
Commodities 10M £3 - £7
FX 50M £5 - £10

M denotes million GBP. ^ Conditions apply.

How do I qualify for rebates?

Want to learn more about spread betting?

CMC Markets offers a range of educational events for both new and experienced traders.

London Trader Network

Experience live trading with like-minded people in our London office. Click here to register

Non-Farm Payrolls Webinar

Join us for running commentary as this important monthly data is released. Click here to register

Platform Skills Workshop

Learn how to get the most out of the Next Generation platform. Click here to register


Why spread bet with CMC Markets?

  • 100% automated execution and optional 1-Click Trading
  • Spreads starting from 0.7pts
  • Cash rebates available for high volume traders^
  • Over 5,000 global products to trade
  • Apps for iPhone, iPad & Android™

*Awarded 'Financial Services Provider of the Year' by Shares Magazine 2013
**Awarded 'Best Online Trading Platform' by MoneyAM and Shares Magazine in 2013
^Conditions apply, click here for more information
Awarded 'Best Online Charts' by MoneyAM in 2013.
‡‡Tax treatment depends on individual circumstances and can change or may differ in a jurisdiction other than the UK