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Trading Glossary

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Do you know your CFDs from your IPOs or ETFs? Remove the mystery with our definitions glossary.

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Interest Rates

Have you ever asked yourself “what is interest?”. The short answer to this question is that interest is a fee that is charged for the use of a second party’s money. For the lender, interest is the income that they will make from lending....

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Chart

Charts are used to present data on anything from securities and commodities to a company's profits. Graphs, tables and diagrams are all types of chart and they're used to give investors a more visual way of analysing information. Where...

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