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Share surge at Tate & Lyle

Tate & Lyle’s shares jumped more than five per cent after news of a 23 per cent profit surge. The global ingredients giant achieved the profit rise despite a two per cent fall in sales.

Dan Atkinson

Five must-watch films and documentaries for day traders

The frenzied atmosphere of a dealing floor is a gift for film-makers and a natural subject for documentaries. Day traders are spoiled for choice, so we have made a must-watch selection of just five films and documentaries.

Dan Atkinson

CFD trading strategy: How to use moving averages to generate buy and sell signals

For CFD traders, moving averages in the price of any financial asset can provide valuable indications as to future trends. Moving averages can be a powerful weapon in a day trader’s armoury.

Dan Atkinson
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How to start investing on a low salary

There was a time when stock market investing was the sole preserve of the affluent and well-connected. But much has changed over the past few decades.

David Burrows
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How to trade a triple-bottom reversal

A triple-bottom reversal is generally viewed as a bullish chart formation that can help identify buying opportunities. Typically, the triple bottom can detect a reversal of a bearish trend, highlighting opportunities to go long on an upwards price breakout.

James Hester
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How to trade a triple-top reversal

A triple-top reversal is generally viewed as a bearish chart formation that can help identify shorting opportunities. Typically, the triple top can uncover a reversal of a bullish trend, highlighting opportunities to go short on a breakout towards the downside.

James Hester

Harry and Meghan: royal wedding impact on markets

Are Royal weddings good news for investors? We draw some light-hearted lessons from history about their possible impact.

Dan Atkinson

Ten steps to building a winning trading plan

A sound and robust trading plan is essential for anyone seeking success in the markets. Without one, a trader will flounder and almost certainly lose money.

Dan Atkinson
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How to trade a rounding bottom

A rounding bottom is a U-shaped pattern, just like the U shape found in the cup and handle chart pattern. Rounding bottoms tend to be observed towards the end of down price trends and can signal a price reversal to the upside. Many traders therefore use the pattern to better capture buying opportunities.

James Hester

Bad trading habits and how to break them

Bad trading habits could be costing your money. What are the most common habits and how can you kick them?

Dan Atkinson
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How to trade a cup and handle

The cup and handle pattern is one of the more bullish technical signals that traders commonly look for. As the name suggests, the pattern resembles a cup and a handle; it’s comprised of a U-shaped cup followed by a handle that is denoted by a modestly downwardly sloping trendline.

James Hester
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How to trade a double-top reversal

A double-top reversal is a bearish pattern that could signal the end of an uptrend. As the name suggests, a double-top pattern is characterised by two price peaks at around the same level.

James Hester

Safe and sound: how risk-reward ratio can improve your money management strategy and overall trading performance

Learn more about a successful money management strategy, using risk-reward ratio to improve your trading performance. Use RRR like a pro to decide, whether the trade will bring you profit.

Capital.com News
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How to trade a double-bottom reversal

A double-bottom reversal is a bullish pattern that could signal the end of a downtrend. As the name suggests, a double-bottom pattern is characterised by two price troughs at around the same level.

James Hester

How can I invest in platinum?

Receive updates about the platinum chart and prices. Discover how to invest in platinum. Learn about platinum bullions and coins, ETFs, futures and options and CFDs.

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