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French stock market outlook 2018

Take a closer look at the French stock market with Trade CFDs on CAC 40 – a benchmark index of the Paris stock market.

Alexandra Pankratyeva
Timing: the key to successful trading

Trading successfully relies on timing correctly entries and exits into the market. Here, we offer six key principles for good timing and help ensure profitable trading.

Dan Atkinson
Brexit 50/50: Take advantage of Brexit volatility

Catch up with the latest rates of Brexit 50/50 indices at and take advantage of Brexit volatility.

Alexandra Pankratyeva
Modest bounce for under-pressure oil prices

Oil prices bounced a little this morning having hit 12-month lows earlier in the week. Oversupply fears and anxiety about a global economic slowdown have put crude under pressure.

Dan Atkinson
Rand in the doldrums as “Ramaphosa effect” fades

South Africa’s currency, the Rand, bounced strongly against the yen earlier this year after Cyril Ramaphosa replaced Jacob Zuma as president. However, the euphoria has since faded, although some expect it to return if the President’s party wins convincingly the elections in May.

Dan Atkinson
Facebook stock history: a closer look at the tech giant’s performance on the verge of 2019

Take a closer look at Facebook share price history and decide whether to add the top tech giant in the list of your favourite stocks in 2019.

Alexandra Pankratyeva

A brief introduction to OPEC

Here is a brief introduction to OPEC. It covers questions like: what is OPEC, what countries are members, and what is the purpose of OPEC?

Drew McConville
Political risk: how traders can guard against it

Political risk is perhaps the most daunting type of risk that traders face, and many may be tempted to ignore it and simply carry on trading. But, by following some simple steps, traders can minimise their exposure to political risk and maximise their chances of profit.

Dan Atkinson
Marijuana: not a secret way to relax, but a market full of opportunities

Marijuana stocks are on a rise due to a big drive to legalise cannabis around the world. Catch up with the opportunity to trade cannabis shares while the industry is hotter than ever before.

Alexandra Pankratyeva
Sterling gold price reflects UK political woes

Sterling has lost 5% against gold during the past month as Brexit-related political problems have threatened a constitutional crisis. Amid reports of panic buying in the UK, the price in terms of British pounds has soared.

Dan Atkinson
Canadian stock market: Banking sector Q4 update

A brief overview of the fourth quarter earnings announcements for some of the big banking movers in the Canadian stock market.

Drew McConville
Italian stocks sag as Rome defies Brussels on budget

Italy’s stock exchange contains some of the great names of European industry, from Campari to Ferrari, but is in long-term decline as the country’s government defies the European Commission on its budget deficit while economic growth lags the eurozone as a whole.

Dan Atkinson
Brexit update: Tory MPs trigger no confidence vote

Sir Graham Brady, the chair of the 1922 committee, confirmed on Wednesday morning that he has received at least 48 letters from Conservative MPs calling for a vote of no confidence.

Drew McConville
How and why to trade commodities

Learn more about commodities, their associated risks and how to use them to construct a diversified portfolio

Rosemary Pearson
FTSE 100 rises on US-China trade talks

The pound fell on news that Prime Minister Theresa May could face a vote of no confidence. News

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