Trade indices

Gain exposure to an entire economy with a single trade and gauge the direction of the broader stock market with indices trading.

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Industry-leading conditions

Commission-free, zero-pip spreads, fast execution and swap-free indices trading.

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Flexible leverage

Amplify your potential trading indices with flexible leverage.

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Advanced platforms

Trade indices on fast, flexible, and easy-to-use platforms that don’t fall short on reliability.

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Tier 1 liquidity

Access the best pricing possible. We derive our prices from a range of Tier 1 institutions.

Never miss a market move

Track every market in real-time. We offer up-to-the-minute pricing and analysis, making sure you always stay ahead of the latest trends.

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Platforms built for indices trading

Fast execution, precise charting and timely insights are vital to your success as an indices trader. Our award-winning trading platforms are built with your success in mind.

  • CFI Trading App
    CFI Trading App
    Letting you trade anytime, anywhere
  • MetaTrader 5
    MetaTrader 5
    For advanced charting and trading features
  • MetaTrader 4
    MetaTrader 4
    A timeless solution offering top-tier tools
  • CFI cTrader
    CFI cTrader
    The next-gen platform that puts traders first
  • CFI Multi-Asset
    CFI Multi-Asset
    CFDs, options and stock investing in one place
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Why trade indices?
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Diversification

Diversity your portfolio with exposure to the broader stock market without having to invest in individual shares.

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Leverage

Control larger positions and trade indices with flexible leverage, magnifying potential profits and potential losses.

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Trade both ways

Have the option to buy and sell index CFDs, allowing you to take advantage of both rising and falling markets.

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Long-term opportunities

Looking long-term? Unlock potential growth opportunities and join millions of traders who actively trade indices long-term.

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Volatility

Known for their volatility, indices can provide ample opportunities for traders to capitalize on.

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Flexibility

Whether you’re a scalper, an intraday trader, or even a longer-term investor, indices trading is top pick across trading styles.

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Indices trading FAQ

What is index CFD trading?

Index CFD trading involves buying and selling CFDs on indices, which are baskets of stocks representing a particular market or sector, aiming to profit from their price movements.

What are the most popular index CFD trading strategies?

Popular strategies can include day trading, swing trading and momentum trading.

Which index CFDs can you trade with CFI?

CFI offers trading on a range of indices including major global indices such as the S&P 500, NASDAQ 100, Dow Jones, FTSE 100, DAX 30, and Nikkei 225.

Which factors can affect indices?

Many factors can affect indices, including economic data, corporate earnings reports, geopolitical events, interest rates, and overall market sentiment.

What are the most popular index CFDs you can trade?

Some of the most popular index CFDs to trade include the S&P 500, NASDAQ 100 and Dow 30.

What are the operating hours for different indices?

Operating hours vary by index, but most major indices are traded during the standard market hours of their respective exchanges. For example, the NYSE and NASDAQ indices trade from 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM EST, while the FTSE 100 trades from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM GMT. Please refer to each instrument's specifications.

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