Archive for September, 2009

Worldspreads mulling South American expansion

September 29, 2009Janice No Comments »

Worldspreads Group Plc, the specialist spread betting provider is currently considering expansion into South America as part of its international rollout plan after the sale of its Irish business.

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GFT – Extended Trading Hours

September 21, 2009Andy No Comments »

GFT UK have just announced new pricing and extended trading hours for several of their existing markets.

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CityIndex Updates Margin Policy

September 21, 2009Janice No Comments »

CityIndex have updated their margin policy and introduced ‘Margin Close Out’, a new risk and margin management feature which they claim puts clients firmly in charge of their available margin and replaces margin calls…

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IG Index Lowers Deposits on 900 Blue-Chip Shares

September 19, 2009Andy No Comments »

From 21 September, IG Index has announced that they will be cutting their deposits on a range of FTSE 100 and major global shares, with many starting at just 5%.

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CMC Increasing Margin Requirements

September 18, 2009Andy No Comments »

CMC Markets is reviewing (mostly upping) margin requirement levels for many of their share instruments…

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FSA Warning on sale of ‘Penny Shares’ Stocks

September 17, 2009Peter 1 Comment »

The FSA has taken measures against 11 companies who it claims have used pressure sales techniques to sell penny shares to older people.

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Le Tissier admits part over Cheat Spread Betting Attempt

September 10, 2009Peter No Comments »

Former England star Matthew Le Tissier has admitted his role in an attempted betting coup while playing for Southampton 14 years ago.

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IG Group lifts Q1 revenue 28 percent

September 9, 2009guidfarr No Comments »

Strong overseas growth helped spread betting specialist IG Group lift revenue by 28% in its first quarter to £68m from £53m. Excluding the impact of FXOnline Japan KK, organic revenue growth was 17%.

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Extended Trading Hours with Capital Spreads

September 8, 2009guidfarr No Comments »

Capital Spreads have extended market dealing times which means that they will quote more markets around the clock for you to trade.

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Fantasy Spread Betting Game from Paddy Power

September 8, 2009guidfarr No Comments »

Fantasy spread betting mania has become widespread all due to Paddy Power’s latest craze…

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