Archive for the Introduction to Financial Trading Category


Where can you spread bet?

Where Can You Trade in Financial Spread Bets? One of the questions I get asked about and it’s somewhat of an odd one, which usually begins with ‘I’ve heard about financial spread betting, but where can I trade it and is it tax free everywhere?’. Now, this is a decent enough question I suppose and […]

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What do financial spread bet traders actually trade?

What Do Traders In Financial Spreads Actually Trade? Over the years, there has been quite a lot of misconception and preconceived ideas as to those trading in financial spread betting actually do and what on earth they actually trade. Many of these half truths and in some respects, down right lies, come from the press, […]

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Where can you trade in financial spread betting?

Where Can You Trade Financial Spread Bets? Trading in financial spread betting, or financial spread bets can seem rather daunting at first. Namely because the skills needed to effectively trade them, is based 99% on trading the methods, information, training and techniques required, than actual any skill or judgment that maybe needed in betting/gambling. Knowing […]

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Why is financial spread betting suitable for beginners?

A New Beginning Stepping out on your first foray into trading can seem daunting. These days there appears to be an incredible amount of choice in everything that we do; whether it’s the clothes we buy, the food we eat or what we decide to watch on TV or virtually consume on our mobile phones […]

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What Is Financial Spread Betting?

So What Is Financial Spread Betting? Financial Spread Betting, is a means of taking a speculative trade (bet) on the financial markets, with the aim to making profits from either that derivative going up or down in value. The profits that are made in financial spread betting, in the UK, as it’s considered gambling are […]

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What is Technical Analysis?

  Technical Analysis – Is Not Technical Spread trading using technical analysis is perhaps the most popular way to bet on future price movements. Technical analysis is used in some degree by most professional traders and investment institutions which make up a significantly powerful group of market movers. It is due to the fact that […]

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