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Frequently asked questions about Indices.

Indices-based questions answered for you in 2 sentences or less.

What are Indices?

Indices are assets which are grouped together, and whose performance is measured against each other using a common standard. When you trade an index, you’re essentially trading all the stocks that make up that index.

How to trade Indices

Egmarkets webinars are a great way to learn how to trade indices. Our YouTube channel also holds countless resources on indices. To register for our webinar, click here.

Types of Indices

Some of the most common indices are S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial Average, Nasdaq, Russell 2000.

What are the best Indices to trade?

The best indices to trade depend on the prevailing market conditions at the time of your trade, but the popular indices are a good place to start, e.g. S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial Average, Nasdaq.

How to trade indices on MT4

Our weekly webinars teach traders how to trade indices on MT4. To sign up, follow this link or speak to your account manager.

What is synthetic indices trading?

Synthetic indices trading is the kind of trading that doesn't involve real numbers but rather simulated figures. The broker doesn’t have any influence over the numbers which are randomly generated to prohibit cheating.

How do I get started with trading Indices?

Sign up to trade Indices here. We run a world-class platform with low costs and high levels of support whenever you need it.


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