Costs, rebates and margins
Without shares there could be no stock markets, which are vital to every national economy. Find out how the shares trade enables companies to expand and develop, while providing sources of income to private investors and larger funds.
Learn how you can use leverage to gain a large exposure to a financial market with a relatively small initial outlay. Leverage can magnify your profits, but we explain that it’s important to use it with care, because it also increases your risk of loss.
All financial investments carry some level of risk. Find out how you can help to protect your portfolio by measuring the risks you face and managing this exposure sensibly.