Spread bets and CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 76% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading spread bets and CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how spread bets and CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.
Spread bets and CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 76% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading spread bets and CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how spread bets and CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

Preference shares definition

Preference shares, or preferred stock, are seen as more attractive to investors than common stock.

Preferred shares are issued to shareholders with a stated dividend rate, and the holders are entitled to dividends before common shareholders, if a payout is made at all. Similarly, if a company goes into liquidation, for example, the preferred shareholders are entitled to claims over any remaining assets left before common shareholders are.

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