Archive for March, 2008

Spread betting firm to beat forecasts

March 31, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

Dublin-based spread betting company WorldSpreads says it expects its sales and pre-tax profits for the year to the end of March to be significantly ahead of expectations.

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CMC not increasing margins!

March 29, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

CMC Spreadbet deserve full credit for not increasing their margins when others all around them seized the opportunity to squeeze more paper…

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Spread betting on house prices

March 27, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

Cantor Spreadfair has announced that there has been a shift upwards in house price sentiment over the past few weeks.

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Sports Direct controller Ashley makes multi-mln stg loss on HBOS bet

March 25, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

Mike Ashley, the owner of Newcastle Football Club and controller of retailer Sports Direct, lost tens of millions of pounds last week

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Worldspreads in Asia

March 22, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

Irish spread betting group World-spreads has opened offices in KualaLumpur, Malaysia as part of a EUR2m expansion in Asia.

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IG Index Increasing their Deposit Margin Requirements

March 19, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

IG Index have increased their margin requirements in light of current market volatility…

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City Index – Changes to Equity Margin Rates

March 19, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

CityIndex have also increased their margins due to ‘exceptional market volatility’…

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March 15, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

FuturesBetting winding down – a statement indicated that it had been caught up in the recent Global Trader affair…

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Free bets, luxury jets and Airmiles

March 14, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

City Index has started rewarding regular spread betting customers with free Airmiles…

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Global Trader clients club together

March 2, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

Clients of Global Trader Europe (GTE) say they have received a cold response from the company after it ran into capital difficulties earlier this month.

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