Indices trading

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ICON MARKET provides access to the world's major stock indices through index CFDs, with competitive leverage on world-class trading platforms. Trading Indices CFDs Online is a great way to enter the leading global stock market. With ICON MARKET you can trade CFDs on indices from around the world with margin starting from as little as 1%. Trade Indices worth of cash 200 AUD with 1 AUD per point. Updating foreign stock index volatility with index access NASDAQ 100, S&P 500, EUREX and more. We have cooperated with banking and financial institutions leading non-bank to ensure deep liquidity provider, so you get available market price best and execution with extremely low latency.

What are the benefits of deliverytranslation What are the indicators?

  • Indices CFD trading allows you to speculate on the direction of the index's movements underlying number, without actually physically owning any of the shares.
  • When you trade indices, you trade both bullish and bearish price movements, giving you have a better chance of trading.
  • Competitive leverage means you can choose to increase your exposure with just small investment from me.
  • Remember, index CFDs are leveraged products, which means you also may increase your losses.
  • With powerful platforms like MT5, MT5 and Iress, ICON MARKET provides access to Live streaming prices, technical analysis and advanced charting tools.
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Which Platform Is Best To Trade Only

MetaTrader 5, MetaTrader 5 & WebTrader. The world's most popular trading platform
  • Customizable look and feel, including technical indicator colors

  • One-click trading

  • Market Watch

  • Live pricing on Live and Demo accounts and 128-bit account encryption for secure trading
  • Expert Advisor (EA) Software

  • Customizable notifications

  • Compatible with iOS, Android and Mac devices

Discover the benefits of Forex trading with one of the most advanced platforms available today, MetaTrader 5 (MT5). Usable on both desktop and mobile With the MetaTrader 5 platform you can trade anytime, anywhere.

What trading platform do we offer other than MT5?

MT5 is the best platform for Forex trading. However, if you want to access more financial instruments, you might consider using the MT5 or Iress platform.

Why Trade Index CFDs with ICON MARKET?

  • Accessible
    & Affordable price

    Benefits from low cost, our competitive escrow, starting from just 1%
  • Contract size
    convenient

    With access to volatility 1 USD per point, cash index contracts allow you to precisely size your position according to your risk profile
  • No flower fee pink

    Indices contract cost Cash with built-in difference buying-selling price difference
  • Self-insurance
    Risk

    Diversify your portfolio by trading index CFDs and hedge your risk

Transactions Only numbers?

Stock market indexes give a measure of a particular stock market. They represent for the value of a group of stocks from a country, and represent overall, current and historical performance history of a particular group of stocks. Calculated value of stock index used by investors as an indicator of the current value of their component stocks. Investors can find benefits Projected returns over time by comparing current and historical index levels.

Every stock exchange in the world has a benchmark stock index, while some exchanges There are several benchmark stock indexes. These individual baskets of stocks are often ranked by independent organizations, such as large banks or specialist firms such as the FTSE Group or the Deutsche Börse. They also have a different scale together. For example, the FTSE 100 tracks the stock prices of the top 100 companies listed on the Stock Exchange. London, in terms of market capitalization. The ASX 200 tracks the stock prices of the top 200 companies listed on the Exchange Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), while SPI 200 forwards are the benchmark equity index futures, based on on the ASX 200.

It is not possible to track all companies listed on a stock exchange, that is why traders must used for index trading. Through index trading, they can measure the overall performance of the stock market country and the economy in general. Traders speculate on the price movements of these financial indices to earn profits when the indexes increase in value.
Example of
trading indicator CFD
  • Let's say you want to trade CFDs, where your account is The underlying asset is US30, which is known as the ‘‘Average Index’ Dow Jones Industrial Army” Let's assume that US30 is trading at:

  • You decide to buy 5 US30 contracts because you think US30 price will increase in future. Your margin is 1%. This means is that you need to deposit 1% of the total position value into your account your deposit.

  • An hour later, the price rises to 22100.00/22112.00, and you have a profitable trade. You can close your position by selling at the current (Buy) price of US30 is 22100.00.

  • In this case, the price moves as you would expect. However, if the price falls (against your prediction), you will have a losing trade. The calculation of profit/loss and net profit (positive/negative) for the margin amount Your initialization will be done automatically by the software based on price movements, and in case your free capital (account balance + Profit/Loss) falls below margin requirement (1105), broker will require you to deposit more money to maintain the transaction. If you don't do this, and the market continues continues to go against your expectations causing free capital to be reduced to only 50% of the initial margin, the contract your will be forced to close at the current price; This situation is called Stop Out.

    Notice how a small difference in price can provide an opportunity to trade? This small difference called a “pip” or “percentage point”. For Indices trading, 1 pip is equivalent to 1.0 price increase as well called the Index score.
  • If Rate
    Price US30
    PassYou Will Gain Or Loss On Long Position Percent Profit Earned Against Initial Margin
    Increase +1%22300.80/22312.80USD 1044299.33%
    Extra -1% off21859.20/21871.20USD -1164199.22%

Benefits ofIndices Trading

With thousands of stocks traded on different exchanges, stock indices provide a way to accurate and reliable way to gauge the overall market sentiment. They can also serve as benchmarks compared to individual stock portfolios.

They can provide exposure to an entire sector within a country. You don't have to do thorough research on individual companies and other fundamentals. You can simply take a bullish or bearish position, depending on overall market direction. They reduce the risk that a single company's performance affects the entire portfolio your private.

Indices price movements are smoother, as individual stock performance cannot lead to dramatic spikes in volatility. motion. But this volatility is enough for you to pick out many trading opportunities. There's a lot of activity happening on private stocks odd to generate broad index volatility. Indices trading can suit traders of all styles and strategies Trading strategies vary, as indicators reflect the broader impact of economic and political change.

CFD Spreads on Indices

SymbolsProductsStandard AccountECN Account
Min AverageMinimumAverage
AUS200AUS200 Australia 200 index Cash0.281.820.281.82
US30US 30 Index Cash0.413.560.413.56
EURO50Euro 50 Index Cash0.7120.712
ERA40CAC40 Index Cash0.81.960.81.96
GER30German 30 Index Cash0.311.730.311.76
HK50Hang Seng Index Cash1.554.091.554.09
JP225Japan 225 Index Cash1.918.741.918.74
US500US 500 Index Cash0.20.540.20.54
UK100UK100 Index Cash0.311.650.311.65
US100US Tech 100 Index Cash0.91.560.91.56
CHINA50China A50 Index Cash9.4113.179.4113.17
VIXVolatility Index0.140.050.140.05
USD INDEXUS Dollar Index0.020.0090.020.009

CFD Spreads on Indices by Valuation Model
Direct Market Access (DMA)

Standard Account
NASDAQ 100 E-MiniDJIA E-Mini ( CBOT )Mini SPI 200
Nikkei 225(CME)DAX IndexSPI 200
S&P 500 E-MiniEURO Stoxx 50

Adjustment Dividend

If you hold an open Buy position in a dividend-paying Cash Indices CFD contract, you will be entitled to an amount equal to the amount is based on the number of contracts you hold at the end of the business day prior to the ex-dividend date.

Conversely, if you hold an open Sell position in a Cash Indices CFD that pays dividends, you will have to pay an amount based on on the number of contracts you hold after the close of the business day prior to the ex-dividend date. This adjustment can be made as a cash adjustment to your MetaTrader 5 or Metatrader 5 trading account or included in the end-of-day overnight fee.

How Are Stock Market Indices Calculated?

Financial professionals and investors use a variety of methods to calculate the Index. Share. Some of the more popular methods are:
  • Market Capitalization Weighted Method In this method, the stocks listed on the Index are weighted using market capitalization of each company. The S&P 500 and ASX 200 are the main Indices that use this method.

  • Equal Gravity Method As the name suggests, equal weighting is given to all stocks based on their returns. Profit per share is calculated, added together and then divided by the total number of shares on the Index.

  • Average Price Method This model uses the price of the applicable stock to derive a weighted average. Stocks with stock prices higher has a larger weighting, regardless of market capitalization. The Dow Jones Index in the US uses the method average price.

Which Indices Are Most Traded?

ICON MARKET offers trading at over a dozen of the world's largest institutions and most Trade Global Indices.

Dow Jones: The Dow Jones Industrial Average, commonly known as the 'Dow', is a price-weighted index of 30 largest company listed on stock exchanges in the US. Salesforce, Boeing and Walt Disney is one of the companies that make up this index.

How to Determine What Affects the Price of the Index

Several factors that can affect the Index market
  • Variations in its Components:

    Significant price movements per share included in a particular index is the biggest reason for the change in the value of the index.

  • Political News:

    Elections, changes in monetary policy and trade relations are among the political factors may affect financial markets and their major components such as Indices.

  • Economic News and Data:

    Market news related to economic data can affect the stock market and other Their benchmarks. This includes the release of key economic data regarding inflation, unemployment and the futures market. You can find key information in the Business Calendar Economic Calendar of Economic Events

  • Changes in Components:

    The addition or removal of a stock from an index can cause fluctuations in its value.

  • Specific industry:

    There are a bunch of Industry-Specific Indices like the NASDAQ 100 that don't include any companies from the financial industry.

Trades Indices

A simple way to trade Indices is through CFD using an online trading platform. These financial instruments allow traders to speculate on Indices without owning base property. ICON MARKET offers Indices trading through MetaTrader 5 and MetaTrader 5, The world's most popular CFD trading platform.

Indices Trading - Frequently Asked Questions

  • Why is the Stock Index important?

    Indices are an important part of global investing. They are used as standards for hitting the operating price of the overall market or a particular sector of the market. Indicators show trends and changes in investment patterns. Calculated using batch With different methods, investors often use them as part of their trading strategy.

  • What are the benefits of CFD trading on Indexes?

    Transaction Costs: With CFD trading, you do not take ownership of the underlying asset. This reduces the overall costs associated with the transaction. Low volatility: Since they are made up of a number of different stocks, the Indices are not susceptible to drastic changes in value. Trade with Leverage: Gives traders more access to the Index by depositing only the amount of margin needed to open a trade, rather than the full value of the position.

  • Trading using Leverage:

    By correctly predicting the price movement of an index, you can make a profit. One of the main advantages of trading CFDs on cash indices is that you can open long and short positions. This means that traders can benefit from both the rising and falling value of the Indices. Read the Beginner's Guide to Indices Trading