What are contracts for difference (CFDs)?

A contract for differences (CFD) is a contract that pays the difference between the value of an asset at the time of opening a trade and its value at closing the trade.

Advantages of CFD trading

  • Trade with leverage
    Trade a larger position than your existing capital.
  • Hedge your portfolio
    Offset potential losses to your investment portfolio by hedging with CFDs.
  • Go long and short
    Trade long and short positions, depending on your preferred strategy.

What you can trade with CFDs

Contracts for difference (CFDs) allow you to speculate on a number of markets, including indices, share and commodities. At Deriv.com we offer popular cash indices, cryptocurrencies, as well as proprietary Synthetic Indices that simulate market movement.

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