Cryptocurrencies

The minimum trading volumes for CFD's on Bitcoin is 0.01 BTC (0.01 lots). When trading CFD's on Bitcoin no commissions are charged. The trading conditions for CFD's on Bitcoin in MetaTrader and MetaTrader 5 platforms can be found in the following table:

Code in MetaTrader Name Spread Margin requirement
BTC/USD Bitcoin in USD 20 USD 20%

Trading hours

Benchmark offers trading with CFD's on Bitcoin through its MetaTrader 4 and 5 platforms from 20:15 GMT on Sunday to 19:55 GMT on Friday.

Quotes for CFD on Bitcoin

The quotes for CFD's on Bitcoin in MetaTrader 4 and 5 platforms are based on the segregated liquidity between leading Bitcoin exchanges, such as Kraken and GDAX.

Rollover interest for CFDs on Bitcoin

All open Index CFD positions at 21:00 GMT are rolled forward to the next trading day:

  • When holding long/short position in BTC/USD you will be charged with a rollover based on Inter-Bank Offer in USD, plus a markup of 15% (USD LIBOR + 15%).

If you open and close CFD on Bitcoin within a day, you will not be charged with a rollover.