Posts Tagged ‘IG Group’

FCA Crackdown hits Spread Betting Firms

December 9, 2016Andy No Comments »

Market leaders play down impact of proposed changes despite a share price drop of more than 40% at some companies.

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IG Group Announces Interim Semi-Annual 2012

January 16, 2013Peter No Comments »

IG Group has reported its first slow-down in revenues and profits since since 2002 with profits slumping by more than a fifth in the first half of the year, a sign of the wider challenges in the sector.

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IG Group profit up 14% sees modest 2012/13 growth ‎

July 22, 2012Andy No Comments »

IG Group reported a 14% rise in annual pre-tax profits but noted that trading volumes have slowed in recent weeks as market volume and volatility has subsided.

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Bigger Providers call for more Regulatory Oversight

March 20, 2012Peter No Comments »

IG Group, CMC Markets and London Capital Group, three of the country’s largest spread betting providers have called for stricter oversight of their industry following the collapse of smaller rival WorldSpreads.

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London Capital and IG Group distance themselves from WorldSpreads

March 19, 2012Andy No Comments »

Both IG Group and London Capital Group have stated that they have no commercial contracts of any nature with WorldSpreads and don’t have any direct financial exposure to the company.

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IG benefits from Volatile Markets‎

August 22, 2011Andy No Comments »

IG Group issued a trading note today stating that it has benefited from heavy trading business in the past few weeks as stock markets, shares and commodities have swung wildly.

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New York Legend William von Mueffling Buys into IG Group

April 12, 2011Janice No Comments »

Former hedge-fund manager William von Mueffling who made a fortune shorting stocks has acquired a 5.01% stake worth £80 million in IG Group. William von Mueffling has build his stake via his Cantillon Capital hedge fund.

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Japanese trouble rocks IG’s shares

January 20, 2011Peter No Comments »

Shares in spread betting firm IG Group took a battering earlier this week, as regulatory concerns in its Japanese division saw it rack up a loss in the first half of the year.

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IG Group’s Expects Revenue to Rise 9%, Boosted by European Sales

December 9, 2010Andy No Comments »

IG Group released a pre-close trading statement today where it stated that it was expecting higher first-half revenues from its IG Index and IG Markets divisions and has continued to win market share amid the ongoing economic climate,

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IG Group Holdings Q1 Revenue Up 16%

September 9, 2010Andy No Comments »

IG Group – the UK’s largest and oldest spread betting provider in its interim management statement for the first-quarter on Thursday, said Group first-quarter was up 16%.

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IG Profit up as Sovereign Crisis Boosts Trading

July 20, 2010Peter No Comments »

City spread betting company IG Group (IGG.L) have reported a marked improvement in sales through companies IG Index and IG Markets brands

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IG Group Overtakes the London Stock Exchange in Stock Market Value

July 3, 2010Peter No Comments »

Last Friday, marked the first time ever that IG Index the grand-daddy of the financial spread betting revolution, surpassed the LSE in valuation terms. IG’s traders have created a business now worth more than the Stock Exchange

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IG Group Profit Up 25% On Spring Volatility Spike

June 9, 2010Andy No Comments »

Spread betting provider IG Group this morning reported that fiscal year profit will be 25% higher on the year following a spike in volatility in the forex and equity markets during the spring.

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IG Group Third Quarter Revenues Up 11%

March 11, 2010Peter No Comments »

IG Group, the powerhouse behind leading CFD and spread betting providers IG Markets and IG Index respectively reported revenue for the quarter…

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Hargreaves partner with IG to offer spreads and CFDs

February 25, 2010Andy No Comments »

Hargreaves Lansdown has announced plans to start offering financial spread betting and contracts for difference trading to clients in partnership with IG Index.

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