|Which broker to use
||There are good spread bet brokers as well as bad ones. So who do I recommend? Simple, the ones I use for my own personal trading.
|Review of the 2 best spread bet brokers
||IG Index and Finspreads are the 2 heavyweight spread bet brokers. This page rates them head-to-head.
|5 minute guide
||As the name suggests it's a quick summary to Spread Betting
||What is spread betting, how does it work, what to watch out for etc. Also some advice on the best chances of success for the new trader
||Spread bets use many different types of orders and it's important to know what they are and how to use them effectively.
||Short selling, or being able to profit from lower prices, adds flexibility to the trader's arsenal. Learn how it works in this section.
|Hidden value of Stop Losses
||There's more to stop losses than working out where to take a loss. This page explains how they can be used to trade the perfectly sized trading position.
||A Stop loss is a mechanism for controlling losses and this is critical when dealing in products that offer leverage.
|Guaranteed Stop losses
||A form of stop loss where the actual loss is guaranteed. Personally I think they're expensive and slightly gimmicky. Find out why on this page.
||Spread bets offer leverage so it's important to understand how margin works and can affect your trading.