Archive for January, 2012

CMC Markets Wins Best CFD Broker and Best Spread Betting Broker for 2011 in Trade2Win Members Choice Awards

January 26, 2012Andy No Comments »

CMC Markets has been announced as the winner of best CFD provider and best spread betting company categories by members of the Trade2Win trading community.

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InterTrader New Course – “The Building Blocks of Trading”

January 22, 2012Andy No Comments »

InterTrader has launched a online training course targeted to traders of all levels. Hosted by expert trader Steve Ruffley The Building Blocks of Trading consists of five two-hour sessions every Tuesday, beginning on 17th January and finalising on February 14th

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Cash for Clients of MF Global

January 21, 2012Tony Loton No Comments »

When brokerage firm MF Global collapsed on 31 October 2011, many of its UK spread betting clients were left wondering when — or even “if” — they would get their deposited funds returned.

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Margin Changes at Spreadex and New Treatment of Dividends at Capital Spreads

January 20, 2012Janice No Comments »

Tweet Spreadex have announced changes to several of their NTRs on a number of markets due to recent changes in volatility. For example Silver Daily Future has been reduced from 150 to 80. The full changes are as below -: Meanwhile in separate news, Capital Spreads have changed their policy on the treatment of dividends […]

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Halifax now Offering Spread Betting

January 20, 2012Andy No Comments »

Halifax Share Dealing (HSDL) is now offering financial spread betting – perhaps more evidence the trading product has now started to becoming more mainstream and acceptable with private traders and investors.

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IG Group profits from H1 market volatility

January 18, 2012Peter No Comments »

IG Group Holdings plc has reported strong earnings growth in the 6 months up to November, helped by volatile markets. The company which operates IG Index reported a 28% increase in net trading revenues to £195.5m for the period.

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WorldSpreads Mobile Growth

January 17, 2012Peter No Comments »

As of 12 January 2012, a WorldSpreads spokesman said that over 17% of their clients have utilised the mobile trading platform to access and monitor their trading positions whilst on the move.

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ETX Capital Adds Trade Through Charts Functionality

January 16, 2012Andy No Comments »

ETX Capital has introduced Trade Through Charts from 16th January. The Trade Through Charts functionality comes in two formats; a basic version and an advanced one.

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Record daily UK trades for LCG

January 10, 2012Janice No Comments »

London Capital Group Holdings plc (LCG) has reported a 13% rise in revenues to £39.0m for the year ended December 31st 2011, following considerable growth witnessed during the second half of the financial year as a result of market volatility.

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