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Spread bets and CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 71% 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.

Growth investing definition

Growth investing describes an investing style that focuses on capital gains.

Growth investing definition

Growth investing describes an investing style that focuses on capital gains.

Growth investors in the stock market, for example, will typically invest in growth stocks. These are listed companies whose revenues and earnings are expected to grow at a fast rate relative to the rest of the market. Growth stocks tend towards increased capital value, rather than yielding income in the form of dividends. That’s because such companies reinvest earnings into capital projects that drive growth, and hence share price increases, rather than paying it out to shareholders as dividends.

Many small cap stocks are growth stocks, but large companies (for example, technology stocks) can also be growth stocks.

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