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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

Gather round for the Apple event: what we know and what to expect

What we know about Apple’s new iPhones and iPad Pro. Get the latest on the upcoming products before they’re officially announced. News

Crypto concerns – renewed worries for crypto traders

In a disappointing year for crypto traders, the market continues to struggle amid talk of Goldman Sachs plans to drop crypto trading desk.

David Jones

Bitcoin price slide continues

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are taking a pummelling as many investors sell up. A cooling of institutional enthusiasm about cyber money, and heightened regulatory interest, have been cited as key factors.

Dan Atkinson

Amazon achieves trillion dollar market cap

Internet shopping behemoth Amazon follows Apple into America’s list of trillion dollar companies. News

Packed agenda for EU finance ministers

The European finance ministers’ council ECOFIN is starting two days of discussions in Vienna. Rising interest rates, cryptocurrencies and a budget shortfall will be on the agenda.

Dan Atkinson

CFD trading: ride the market’s price swings

Learn more on how to profit from the market’s moves with CFDs. Find your strategy and ride the financial market’s price swings. News

Mixed outlook for cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin is well off its all-time high and US regulators are refusing to let cryptocurrencies to be traded on exchanges. But bitcoins are rising in value again and supporters of cyber-money remain upbeat.

Dan Atkinson

Barratt builds a 9.2% rise in annual profit

Britain’s biggest housebuilder has posted a 9.2% rise in full-year profit and a 5% rise in its dividend. But the shares were marked lower despite an upbeat assessment of the current year.

Dan Atkinson

How to survive a margin closeout

Learn more on trading psychology. Why getting margin closeout can be discouraging, and how to avoid it. News

WPP shares down on profit slide

WPP, the advertising giant, has reported a 7.4% drop in pre-tax profit for the first half of this year. In the first major set of results since the departure of founder Sir Martin Sorrell, WPP said it was aiming for stronger, more sustainable growth.

Dan Atkinson

US market update – dollar keeps on rising

The week’s market update shows a positive sentiment for the US economy as a whole, with the dollar holding strong.

David Jones

Taking profits too early: stupidity, or wisdom?

It is said that taking profits too early is the sign of a bad trader, someone ill-suited to the rough and tumble of the financial markets. But could it make good sense to lock in gains before prices turn downwards?

Dan Atkinson

Tesla is staying public – now what?

Tesla is not going private. Find out about the implications of Tesla staying public. News

How to become a day trader?

A look at what day trading is. Read the five most important points to know how to become a day trader. News

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