Costs and margins
Our speakers have extensive experience working in the financial markets and have been trained to guide you through every aspect of spread betting and CFDs.
Chief market strategist
David joined us as chief market strategist in 2007, and has worked in financial markets for over 15 years, having qualified as a technical analyst in 1995.
He has created and runs a wide range of educational programmes for private and institutional investors.
The training David provides ranges from the basics of financial markets, through to more advanced short- and medium-term trading strategies.
A regular contributor to media organisations such as the BBC, Sky News, ITN, CNN, Bloomberg and CNBC, David is a widely respected market commentator.
Follow David's analysis on Twitter at @DavidJones_IG.
Brenda is a qualified financial advisor and technical analyst who joined us in 2012.
Her expertise lies in forex and fixed income with over ten years corporate Treasury experience in Ireland and continental Europe.
Brenda has developed educational courses for traders in Ireland and the UK, with an emphasis on simple strategies that employ technical analysis and risk management.
Brenda is also a regular commentator on Bullbearings, Investor Online, Bloomberg, CNBC, Sky News and RTE.
Follow Brenda’s insights on Twitter at @BrendaKelly_IG.
Alastair has worked in the City for over 15 years. After seven years trading equities, bonds and currencies in the investment management arena, he chose to specialise in derivatives.
He has regularly appeared on all the major TV channels, including the BBC, Bloomberg, CNBC and Sky News. He is also a contributor to the written press.
Follow Alastair’s analysis of the markets on Twitter at @AMcCaig_IG.
David started his career in the City in 2007 where he worked as a dealer covering a range of asset classes such as forex, equities, futures and options. He joined us as a market analyst in 2012.
Follow David’s thoughts on currency, commodity, share and other market movements on Twitter at @DavidMadden_IG.