Archive for July, 2008

Asian-facing Pan Index upgrades platform

July 24, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

Pan-Index.com a financial spread betting company based in Ireland and specialising mostly for the Asian Market upgrades its platform.

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LCGH re-launches FuturesBetting.com

July 24, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

London Capital Group Holdings has announced that FuturesBetting.com, the Gibraltar-based financial spread betting business it acquired in May, has re-launched and is now open for business.

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IG bets on profitable US business

July 22, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

IG Group, the UK’s biggest spread-betting company, saw ‘no signs’ of a slowdown in customer activity in spite of a deteriorating UK economic outlook as its full-year earnings rose 40 per cent.

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Royal police lose fortune in betting ring

July 6, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

Dozens of royal protection officers have run up serious losses after investing in a spread-betting syndicate that was operated secretly from inside the royal palaces.

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UK trader transparency ‘to be boosted’

July 6, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

Investors who take out a stake of larger than three per cent in a company using Contracts For Difference (CFDs) are to be forced to disclose their actions in the UK.

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CMC benefits from market volatility

July 2, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

MC, founded by its executive chairman Peter Cruddas, whose family still controls approximately 85pc of it, saw profit before tax increase almost three times to £57.2m in the year to March, up from £21m the previous year.

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London Capital sees H1 pretax up 50 pct

July 2, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

London Capital Group Holdings Plc. said it expects its first-half pretax profit to be about 50 percent ahead of last year and significantly ahead of its original expectations…

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PartyGaming launches financial spread-betting service

July 1, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

London-listed PartyGaming, the online gambling company, has launched an online trading platform for derivative-based transactions including financial spread-betting

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