CMC Markets provides a leading, global brokerage service for banks, brokers, hedge funds and trading desks.
CMC Markets provides leading-edge technology and execution along with the support and expertise which will enable your business to expand into new markets, offer new products and increase revenue potential.
Established in 1989, headquartered in London and listed on the London Stock Exchange, we have accumulated over 20 years institutional experience, with existing partnerships in more than 25 countries. Our well-capitalised position further
highlights our stability and appeal as a financial counterparty.
We facilitate bespoke, top-tier liquidity solutions for banks, brokers, funds and trading desks. Our comprehensive institutional suite provides liquidity services across multiple assets and includes Prime Derivatives, Prime FX, API Direct,
plus white label offerings. Our Prime Derivatives offering, a standalone GUI and API for professional institutional counterparties, provides access to trade over 9,000 single stock CFDs.
Our flexible approach means that clients can connect to our liquidity by using either proprietary trading platforms, or via third-party technology. We also provide comprehensive back-office reporting tools.
Contact usand find out how we can work with you to find a bespoke trading solution for your business.
Our grey label solution is designed for regulated entities looking to introduce or trade on behalf of their client base.
Whether youre a licensed investment firm operating a trading strategy for managed accounts, or a broker providing other added-value services, introduce your clients to our cost-effective, award-winning derivative trading solution so you can concentrate on accelerating your business growth and market potential.
Our market counterparty/white label environment, devised for regulated institutions, is a front to back brokerage solution enabling you to grow your business and increase revenue without putting a strain on resources.
Its designed to enable a bank or broker to leverage off its existing client network while operating and marketing using its own name and retaining full client ownership, employing advanced trading technology, risk-management tools, back-office systems, liquidity provision and market data solutions.
Your client base benefits from an optimal trading experience while we cost-effectively host and manage your IT infrastructure, allowing you to focus on growing your business.
Sales conversion tools, plus autonomous client account creation and administration
Customisable commissions and spreads enabling you to accommodate your client charging structure
Bespoke platform layouts that conform to the needs and language of your local market
Rapid time to market operational integration can be achieved in just a few weeks
Achieve comprehensive multi-asset coverage from a single source with CMC Markets API Direct feed. Access our market-leading CFD liquidity and FX product suite and enjoy consistent pricing and market depth across more than 400 instruments.
API channel supports market data and trade execution sessions through FIX protocol
Robust trading infrastructure handles over 50,000 prices per second and over 6.5m trades a month**
Strong failover capabilities provide availability and reliability worldwide, with uptime levels of 99.95%**
Off-the-shelf integration with popular MT4/5 bridge technology and other fintech providers
Connect through industry-recognised London data centres
Access real-time reporting with our partners portal, enabling fast identification of any opportunities or issues
The prime brokerage market has changed significantly over the last few years, as some high profile institutions have retreated from the market. But as the big banks have moved away, demand has been created for a new generation of liquidity provider.
CMC Markets has built a single, flexible venue for all your institutional FX trading needs, while providing the most competitive prices to help improve your profitability underwritten by decades of experience and one of the leading names in foreign exchange.
Direct access to both bank and non-bank liquidity
More than 60 Spot FX pairs and bullion types available
Benefit from competitive spreads and margin rates
Rapid integration allied to an intuitive interface
FIX connection via industry-recognised London data centres and other popular fintech providers
CMC Markets Prime Derivatives is an advanced trading system enabling institutional and professional clients to trade over 9,000 single stock CFDs across 20 countries, with trades smart-order-routed to a wide range of liquidity venues.
Counterparties can trade CFDs via either FIX API connection, located in multiple data centres globally and connected directly to the order management system, or the prime derivatives trading platform. We additionally support connectivity of a number of platforms, including Fidessa, Reuters, Real-Tick and Bloomberg EMSX, as well other recognised industry services.
Advanced order management with smart order routing
Access primary exchanges and MTFs, plus other displayed (lit) and non-displayed (dark) liquidity venues
Algorithmic trading capability including VWAP, TWAP and target percentage of volume
Access to trade in opening and closing auctions
Access thousands of single stock CFDs from Europe, the Americas and Asia.
Subcribe to real-time level 1 and 2 market data
Advanced charting capabilities with a wide range of indicators and drawing tools
Intuitive and easy-to-use Prime Derivatives platform, built on the latest HTML5 technology
The Prime Derivatives, API Direct and Prime FX services are supported by our Next Generation platform back office alongside CMC Vision, our proprietary post-trade suite of tools, deliverable via GUI and API. Whether its for regulatory reporting, performance analysis or risk auditing, our service delivers your data when and how you require it.
Monitor positions and margin utilisationDirect access to both bank and non-bank liquidity
Automated delivery of end of day trading extracts
We are dedicated to ensuring you have everything you need to partner with us.
Contact us to discuss how we can create a bespoke programme for you.
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Your enquiry is important to us, a member of our Institutional team will contact you within the next two business days.
If you need assistance sooner, please call our team on +44 (0)20 7170 8300.
*Awarded Best CFDs Broker, Finance Magnates London Summit Awards 2017; Best Platform Features and Best Mobile Phone/Tablet App; ranked highest for Charting, Spreads and Reporting of Positions & Transactions, based on highest user satisfaction among spread betters, CFD and FX traders, Investment Trends 2018 UK Leverage Trading Report.
**Greater than 50,000 ticks per second achieved on multiple occasions June-August 2018; platform uptime percentage and average trades per month (2017-18 financial year).
Investing in CMC Markets derivative products carries significant risks and is not suitable for all investors. You could lose more than your deposits. You do not own, or have any interest in, the underlying assets. We recommend that you seek independent advice and ensure you fully understand the risks involved before trading. Spreads may widen depending on liquidity and market volatility. The information on this website is prepared without considering your objectives, financial situation or needs. Consequently, you should consider the information in light of your objectives, financial situation and needs.
CMC Markets UK plc (173730) and CMC Spreadbet plc (170627) are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority in the United Kingdom.