Archive for February, 2011

Spreadex chases Bahrain royal family gambling debts

February 18, 2011Andy No Comments »

As protests turn violent on the small island nation of Bahrain, targeted towards ending the 190 year rule of the Al Khalifa family, Spreadex is focusing its eyes on one particular member of the royal family – who owes Spreadex some £270,000 in gambling debts.

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WorldSpreads Winter Party and Euro Betting

February 18, 2011Peter No Comments »

WorldSpreads is rumoured to have organised a Tuesday night winter party complemented with whisky tasting, jazz music and the possibility to win a sports car.

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IG Index Reduces Deposit Requirements for major FX Pairs

February 15, 2011Janice No Comments »

IG Index announced that it has significantly reduced the initial outlay needed to spread bet on their ten major FX pairs.

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London Capital Group facing Multi-Million Pound Claim

February 14, 2011Andy No Comments »

Spread-betting provider London Capital Group could be forced to cough up to £7.7 million by the financial ombudsman after an unfavourable early ruling by the FOS forced it to u-turn on a previous statement that redress costs would be immaterial

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CMC Markets Stops Quoting AIM Stocks

February 11, 2011Andy No Comments »

The much-flaunted new trading platform by CMC Markets may actually end up offering less choice as CMC Markets has decided to discontinue quoting AIM Stocks

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Capital Spreads: Reduced Minimum Stake Sizes and Spread Cuts

February 8, 2011Peter 1 Comment »

Following the introduction of guaranteed stops in January, the powers at Capital Spreads appear keen to continue improving their offering and have now announced reduced minimum bet sizes and spread cuts on several markets.

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City Index Launches Mobile Trading Across Blackberry, Android, Windows and Java

February 8, 2011Andy No Comments »

The powers at City Index have announced that they have expanded their ‘City Trading’ mobile trading platform to include Blackberry, Android, Windows and Java handsets.

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