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CMC Markets Indices Trading Review
Name: CMC Markets Indices Trading
Description: CMC Markets lets you trade on over 80 cash and forward global indices based on the FTSE 100 and more, with leverage, on an award-winning spread betting and CFD platform. Trade indices with tight spreads, lightning-fast execution and the highest-rated customer service in the industry.
74% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider.
- Indices available: 80+
- Minimum deposit: £1
- Account types: CFDs, spread betting
- Index pricing: FTSE 1, DAX 1, Dow 2, NASDAQ 1, S&P 0.5
- Excellent client index trading sentiment
- Tight spreads on major indices
- Very good index trading platform
- No index ETF investing
- No DMA index trading
Research & Analysis
- Expert opinion: CMC Markets full review