Open a Demo Account

Practise Spread Betting, Forex or CFD Trading

With a demo account there's no cost and no obligation. You can practise trades on your demo account for two weeks. Demo accounts have a limited range of markets for you to trade and all price data is live. Simply sign up and login.


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Spread Co will use your information for the purposes of managing your profile and demo trading account and to provide you with the products and services that you have requested from us. We would also like to communicate with you about other opportunities for existing and new products and services which we consider useful for you and accordingly, by completing an account opening form you agree to be contacted by us, by telephone or otherwise, unless you advise us to the contrary in writing, by telephone or by email. For more details, view our Privacy Policy.
You agree that the 'personal data' (as defined in the Data Protection Act 1998) that you provide Spread Co with upon opening a demo account may be processed by Spread Co to enable the relationship between Spread Co and you to be carried out. You agree that Spread Co may, without prior notice to you, disclose your personal data to:

(a) its Connected Persons, including the entity that introduced you to Spread Co, for sales and marketing purposes;

(b) the FCA and other countries' regulatory authorities for such regulatory purposes as Spread Co determines is reasonably necessary;

As indicated, Spread Co's Connected Persons and such regulatory authorities, may be located in countries outside the European Economic Area which may not have laws to protect your personal data. You can obtain details of these persons to whom we may disclose your personal data and the relevant countries involved by asking us.

This demonstration of the trading platform (the Demo) is for demonstration purposes only. You do not acquire any rights as a result of using the Demo including, but not limited to, the right to receive any profits shown on your Demo trading account. Any profits or losses shown on your Demo trading account are notional only and Spread Co Limited reserves the right to suspend or withdraw the Demo at any time or without notice.

Spread Co Limited does not owe any duty of care to you in the administration of the Demo. Spread Co Limited expressly excludes liability for any corruption, delay or suspension of the Demo and the internet trading platform and for any loss of profits, loss of business, loss of revenue, goodwill or anticipated savings, loss of use or data, interruption of business, and for indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages of any kind, even if such you have been advised of the possibility of such damages and not withstanding any failure of essential purpose of any limited remedy.


Learn to spread bet

New to spread betting, forex and CFD trading? A demo account lets you practise real trades with no risk.

With a demo account there's no cost and no obligation. You can practise trading via your demo account for two weeks. Demo accounts enable you to have a go at trading a limited a range of markets, risk free. Simply sign up and login.


Why start with a demo account?


A demo account is designed for traders who are new to spread betting, forex and CFD trading. It gives you an opportunity to learn about online trading without risking your own money. It’s also a chance to experience Spread Co’s trading platforms. For example, you’ll be able to try out some of the powerful charting features, and see first-hand how stop loss and limit orders can help you manage risk.

Importantly, a demo account will help you build your experience of trading in shares, currencies and indices, and help you fine tune the strategies that will work best for you. When you’re ready, opening a live trading account is simple, and we’ll help you every step of the way.

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Demo account vs Live trading account

A Spread Co trading account offers you so much more, click here to apply for a live account. 

Live trading Account Demo Account
Currency pairs Up to 38 5
Indices 13 major indices 3
Equities Wide range of UK and international equities 10
Commodities Spot Gold
Spot Silver
US Crude Oil Future

Spot Gold
Spot Silver

Risk management Stop Loss
Guaranteed Stop Loss
Limit Order
Personal relationship manager Yes No


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Spread Co Limited is a limited liability company registered in England and Wales with its registered office at 22 Bruton Street, London W1J 6QE. Company No. 05614477. Spread Co Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Register No. 446677.

Spread betting and CFD trading are leveraged products and can result in losses that exceed your deposits. Ensure you understand the risks.

Losses can exceed deposits. Click here to learn more.