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20 05, 2021

ETX Capital Acquires Oval Money

2021-05-20T08:09:41+00:00May 20th, 2021|

Following the recent acquisition of ETX Capital by Switzerland-based fintech investment fund Guru Capital, the shopping spree didn't stop there and now ETX Capital acquired UK-based Fintech company Oval Money Ltd. As per ETX Capital announcement: "Today is a big milestone for ETX Capital and we like to share the [...]

22 02, 2021

Leverage Should Be Handled With Care When Trading CFDs

2021-02-22T16:29:28+00:00February 22nd, 2021|

Traders should take account of the extreme leverage on offer through CFDs, we are highlighting leverage as a mixed blessing in providing the opportunity for higher profits against a more significant downside risk when trading financial markets. Overleveraged positions, or trades that are not well thought through can result [...]

6 01, 2021

UK Cryptocurrency Ban Is Now On

2021-01-06T21:19:49+00:00January 6th, 2021|

From today, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is enforcing a ban on cryptocurrency trading for retail traders. From today, no new crypto positions can be opened, and any existing crypto trades you hold will be made close-only. This means you cannot open new positions but can close or reduce the [...]

28 12, 2020

Information for EU Clients: Trading After Brexit

2020-12-28T14:12:35+00:00December 28th, 2020|

UK financial and investment companies provide regulated trading services to EU clients by relying on EU law rights to provide services across the EU by the means of “passporting”. The UK withdrew from the EU on 31 January 2020. Under the Withdrawal Agreement, UK firms have continued to provide [...]

11 12, 2020

FXCM Temporarily Stops Accepting EU Customers

2021-02-04T16:11:43+00:00December 11th, 2020|

Due to the looming Brexit deadline, FXCM, a reputable spread betting, CFDs, and forex broker, becomes the first broker to announce that they are temporarily shutting the door and not accepting customers from the EU. FXCM have been in the industry for 20 years and made this decision to be [...]

13 11, 2020

Benefits Of Testing New CFD Strategies

2020-11-13T16:32:37+00:00November 13th, 2020|

Traders who learn new CFD strategies and are preparing to implement them within their portfolio should take the time to test these techniques in the sandbox environment of a demo account, in order to iron out any creases or problems without risking any capital. With a variety of different strategies, [...]

22 09, 2014

Core Spreads Review

2021-02-22T15:35:03+00:00September 22nd, 2014|

About Core Spreads Core Spreads is the latest FCA-regulated, online financial spread betting broker founded in September 2014, offering traders a simple, no-frills trading platform that's both intuitive and easy to use. Core Spreads is a privately owned FCA-regulated broker offering spread bettors very tight and fix spreads on [...]

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