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Financial Spread Betting

CMC Markets’ bet on wealth pays off

Broker of the month: City Index, read our expert and client reviews here CMC has seen its profits jump by 24% as a bet on wealthy clients pays off. The CFD and spread betting broker […]

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CMC launches spread betting pro trader account

  Spread betting platforms are responding to European legislation which could cap the amount of exposure spread betting clients can take on.   One of the largest providers, CMC Markets has launched a new product […]

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Financial Spread Betting

ETX spread betting goes faster and bolder, plus InterTrader adds new cryptos

ETX goes faster and bolder Spread betting broker ETX Capital has announced the launch of the latest version of their trading platform Trader Pro. It moves from flash to faster HTML 5 technology offering faster […]

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Financial Spread Betting

IG Group Holdings plc shares up almost 50% in year to March 2018

Shares in financial spread betting brokers IG Index have risen considerably over the past year. On 17 March 2017 shares stood at 539.00, reaching a high of 733.00 by 15 December 2017, while prices for […]

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Financial Spread Betting

Hantec Markets launches spread betting platform

Hantec Markets has announced that it will be expanding its service and moving into the field of financial spread betting brokers, following the high volatility across the field so far this year. Spread betting is […]

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Financial Spread Betting

Spread betting brokers rush to join consultation with EU

Financial spread betting brokers responded in masses to requests to join in consultations with the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) over plans to introduce leverage limits and risk warnings on CFDs. Broker views were […]

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Financial Spread Betting

Spread betting firms shaken by FCA warning

Shares in several spread betting brokers have taken a hit following a warning from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) that it would investigate the contracts for difference (CFD) market amid ‘serious concern’. The warning marks […]

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Financial Spread Betting

ETX Capital reshuffle continues with Bird appointment

Objectivus Managing Partner Simon Bird has been announced as the latest new board member of Monecor Limited, the parent company of spread betting broker ETX Capital. Simon Bird will be a non-executive Director, and has […]

Financial Spread Betting

Markets cautious on gold prospects

A good month for gold has left the precious metal ending the year on the up, after a month of near-continuous growth has it gaining ground on its year-high of $1,357 set in September. A […]

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Financial Spread Betting

London Capital Group (LCG) to leave AIM market

Financial spread-betting broker London Capital Group Holdings (LCG) have announced that they intend to remove their shares from the London Stock Exchange’s AIM market. The decision to seek shareholder consent to end trading in the […]