Archive for November, 2009

IG Markets connects to European Exchanges Chi-X and Turquoise

November 17, 2009Janice No Comments »

Clients who trade share CFDs at IG Markets will now benefit from better prices for blue-chip UK and European equities traded via Chi-X and Turquoise; Europe’s leading two alternative systems to traditional exchanges such as the LSE.

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City Index: Margin Close Out Level Reduced to 80%

November 16, 2009Peter No Comments »

As of 22nd November 2009, CityIndex will be reducing clients’ Margin Close Out Level from 100% to 80%.

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Survey: IG Index still Dominates, Cantor out of Big Four

November 15, 2009Andy No Comments »

Interesting to see the extent to which IG Index still dominates the market and that Cantor Index is now excluded from the traditional big four spread betting providers

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Reaffirmation of Short Selling Ban in Ireland

November 10, 2009Janice No Comments »

The Irish regulator has reminded stock brokers in Ireland and the UK that the shorting ban on Irish bank stocks hasn’t been lifted.

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ExtraBet Sale Rumoured

November 5, 2009Andy No Comments »

Rumours have been making the rounds that IG Group’s sports betting division, Extrabet could be up for sale according to reports…

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Spreadex Records Increased Client Activity

November 2, 2009Peter No Comments »

Spread betting firm Spreadex recorded the highest monthly bet numbers in the firm’s 10 year history during October.

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