"Ten years ago," Hufford says, "spread betting
was a very confusing activity which was talked about in very technical terms.
A seminar on financial spread betting
takes place tonight at Birmingham's Copthorne Hotel.
STUART Wheeler, the millionaire founder of spread betting
firm IG Index who gave pounds 5million to help out the Tories, yesterday confirmed that profits during the first half of the year would fall by seven per cent.
could leave punters penniless, watchdogs warned yesterday.
19 -- Finspreads - City Index Group, a leading global provider of retail trading services, including Spread Betting
, Contracts for Difference (CFDs) and margined foreign exchange (FX), has re-launched Finspreads, a financial spread betting
brand providing quick and easy access to the world's markets and specifically targeted at trading novices.
Early signs are we are achieving greater take-up of sports spread betting
by new clients as a result."
Some spread betting
bookmakers say they don't let directors gamble in the shares of the companies they run.
It's called Spread Betting
, A Football Fan's Guide and is written by ex-City, now financial journo, Brett Arends.
THE beauty of spread betting
is that it can turn even the dullest sporting occasion into a nail-biter.
With all markets in the US currently closed, traders can expect volatility in other markets until New York resumes business - with this in mind, how will Hurricane Sandy affect your spread betting
Yet, for all the new accounts opened by traders, financial spread betting
companies now claim to have similar numbers of dentists and taxi drivers signing up as well.
IG Group, the world's largest spread betting
company, was yesterday seen as a takeover target after founder and chairman Stuart Wheeler announced plans to sell his stake.