CFDs are complex financial instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money. CFDs are complex financial instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

Cryptocurrency trading

Trade more than ten cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin, ether and litecoin, without taking ownership of the underlying. Or get broad exposure in a single trade with our Crypto 10 index.

Call +971 (0) 4 5592108 or email sales.ae@ig.com. Our sales team is available from 8:00am to 6:00pm (Dubai time), Monday to Friday.

Contact us: +971 (0) 4 5592108

Call +971 (0) 4 5592108 or email sales.ae@ig.com. Our sales team is available from 8:00am to 6:00pm (Dubai time), Monday to Friday.

Contact us: +971 (0) 4 5592108

Why trade cryptocurrencies with us?

Trade rising and falling prices on leverage to make the most of volatility1

Our deep internal liquidity means there’s more chance of executing your trade at your chosen price

Protect your capital with guaranteed stops2

Safely and easily deposit and withdraw funds. We’re a regulated FTSE 250 company

Speculate on more than 10 major cryptos, or get wider exposure to the market with our Crypto 10 index

Cryptocurrencies you can trade with us

NEO

EOS

Polkadot (DOT)

Dogecoin (DOGE)

Uniswap (UNI)

Chainlink (LINK)

You can also trade our Crypto 10 index, giving you exposure to the ten largest coins with a single trade.

Live prices on popular cryptos

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Trade cryptocurrencies CFDs with us

CFDs
Accessible to All clients
Traded in Contracts
Commission Commission-free (just pay our spread)
Platforms Web, mobile app and advanced crypto trading platforms
Demo account: Yes
Learn more about CFDs

What is cryptocurrency trading?

When you trade cryptocurrency, you’re speculating on whether a crypto’s price will go up or down – without needing to own any underlying coins.

What are the benefits of cryptocurrency trading?

Magnify your exposure with leverage and go long or short on the price – all without the expense of an exchange account.

How do I trade cryptocurrencies?

  1. Open a trading account
  2. Find an opportunity
  3. Take a position
  4. Monitor your trade

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Fast execution on a huge range of markets

Enjoy flexible access to more than 17,000+ global markets, with reliable execution

Deal seamlessly, wherever you are

Trade on the move with our natively designed, award-winning trading app*

Feel secure with a trusted provider

With 45 years of experience, we’re proud to offer a truly market-leading service

Open an account now

Open an account now

Fast execution on a huge range of markets

Enjoy flexible access to more than 17,000+ global markets, with reliable execution

Deal seamlessly, wherever you are

Trade on the move with our natively designed, award-winning trading app*

Feel secure with a trusted provider

With 45 years of experience, we’re proud to offer a truly market-leading service

Start trading now

Log in to your account now to access today’s opportunity in a huge range of markets.

Start trading now

Log in to your account now to access today’s opportunity in a huge range of markets.

How much will I have to pay?

Margins

CFD trading is a form of leveraged trading. This means you can win, or lose, a significant amount more than you deposit. Though not actually a cost to you, the margin you pay makes a big difference to the affordability of your trade.

Spreads

Your key payment for trading CFDs is the spread, the difference between the buy and the sell price – essentially our commission for executing your trade. We work to keep our spreads among the lowest in the business.

Spot FX Retail margin Leverage equivalent Professional margin Leverage equivalent
Bitcoin 50% 2:1 18% 1:5.55
Ether 50% 2:1 18% 1:5.55
Bitcoin Cash 50% 2:1 18% 1:5.55
Litecoin 50% 2:1 18% 1:5.55
EOS 50% 2:1 18% 1:5.55
Stellar 50% 2:1 18% 1:5.55
NEO 50% 2:1 18% 1:5.55
Cardano 50% 2:1 18% 1:5.55
polkadot 50% 2:1 18% 1:5.55
Dogecoin 50% 2:1 18% 1:5.55
Chainlink 50% 2:1 18% 1:5.55
Uniswap 50% 2:1 18% 1:5.55

CFDs MT4
Bitcoin 36 N/A
Ether 1.2 N/A
Bitcoin Cash 2 N/A
Litecoin 0.4 N/A
EOS 4 N/A
Stellar 0.2 N/A
NEO 0.2 N/A
Polkadot 29.3 N/A
Dogecoin 0.17 N/A
Chainlink 20 N/A
Uniswap 16 N/A

Opening a CFD account with IG is free and simple. You’ll get access to a range of cryptocurrency markets, and you don’t have to fund or trade until you’re ready.

When you’re ready to open a position, you can add stops and limits to manage your risk. As a new trader you’ll also get lower minimum deal sizes for 2 weeks.

The UK’s best crypto trading platform

Discover crypto opportunity on the UK’s best web-based platform and mobile trading app3, as well as popular third-party platforms including MetaTrader 4.

Choose the world's No. 1 CFD provider

Why open a trading account with anyone but the best CFD provider? More traders around the world choose to trade CFDs with us than anyone else, making us the world’s No1.1

Start trading now

Log in to your account now to access today’s opportunity in a huge range of markets.

Choose the world's No. 1 CFD provider

Why open a trading account with anyone but the best CFD provider? More traders around the world choose to trade CFDs with us than anyone else, making us the world’s No1.1

Start trading now

Log in to your account now to access today’s opportunity in a huge range of markets.

Start trading now

Log in to your account now to access today’s opportunity in a huge range of markets.

Start trading now

Log in to your account now to access today’s opportunity in a huge range of markets.

FAQs

What’s in the Crypto 10 index?

Our Crypto 10 index tracks the price of the top ten cryptocurrencies, changed every quarter:

  • Bitcoin
  • Ether
  • Litecoin
  • Bitcoin cash
  • EOS
  • Bitcoin SV
  • Cardano
  • Monero
  • Stellar

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* Best trading app as awarded at the ADVFN International Financial Awards 2020.
1While leverage magnifies profits, it will also magnify losses.
2Guaranteed stops incur a small premium if triggered.
3Best trading platform as awarded at the ADVFN International Financial Awards and Professional Trader Awards 2019. Best trading app as awarded at the ADVFN International Financial Awards 2020.