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Market Review for Thursday 20 September 2018 Market Review for Thursday 20 September 2018

Catch up with the market highlights of 20 September and discover the latest levels for oil, gold, major indices and Forex pairs. News market review for Wednesday 19 September 2018

Have a look at the latest commodities, stocks and Forex levels. News

Gold on a downward slope

Gold prices are failing to benefit from global political and economic turmoil. But that could change if events conspire to weaken the US dollar.

Dan Atkinson market review for Tuesday 18 September 2018

Catch up with the market highlights of 18 September and discover the latest levels for oil, gold and major indices. News

Dow Jones shrugs off worries and powers ahead

America’s blue-chip Dow Jones index has enjoyed a triumphant few months and stands within a whisker of its all-time high. Markets have shrugged off trade disputes and political difficulties, focusing instead on a string US economy.

Dan Atkinson

Sterling falls as UK heads for Brexit talks

Both the pound and the FTSE 100 index were lower today as Prime Minister Theresa May headed for key Brexit talks in Austria. She will try to sell her vision for future UK-EU relations at a dinner of fellow leaders.

Dan Atkinson market review for Monday 17 September, 2018

Monday had quite a busy trading schedule. Have a look at the market highlights. News

Weekly market update with David Jones

Discover the latest on EU, UK, and Japan’s financial releases and stay updated on the commodity and stock markets.

David Jones

American living standards stuck in the slow lane

Inflation-adjusted US hourly wages inched forward by just 0.5% in the year to August, and most of this resulted from longer working weeks. The other side of the buoyant labour market shows people are pricing themselves into jobs by accepting depressed living standards.

Dan Atkinson

How to make money without predicting the market

To many traders, the idea of making money without predicting the market may seem bizarre. How would you know how to trade? But there are tried and tested methods of profiting while leaving behind any attempt to forecast prices.

Dan Atkinson

Derivatives trading: CFDs vs equity swaps – what’s the difference?

Learn more about trading derivatives. Find out the key differences: CFDs vs equity swaps. News

A leap into the dark: can day trading be a full time job?

Learn more about how to change your life and make day trading your full-time job and main source of income. News

Summer bounce-back for UK growth

Britain’s economic growth rose 0.3% in July, figures have shown, against forecasts of just 0.1%. With the economy shrugging of a weak start to the year, the prospect is now of another rise in interest rates.

Dan Atkinson

Going alt: top 5 alternative trading strategies

Investing long-term isn’t the only way to trade, discover new alternative trading strategies, their risks and benefits. News

What is hedging mode and how to use it in trading?

Have you ever wanted to have two positions open on the same market, at the same time – but in opposite directions? We are pleased to let you know that you can now do this. Based on feedback from our traders we have introduced “hedging mode” into our platform.

David Jones