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Spread bets and CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 69% 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. 69% 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.

Pam has been upskilled internally by our Trading and Investing Training team on topics such as spread betting, contract for difference (CFD) trading, futures, margin policy, types of trading accounts, stock borrowing, forex and commodities pricing, options, overnight funding, non-leveraged products and dividend adjustments, and corporate actions.

She started out as a Copywriter & Communications Consultant for an insurance brokerage. Pam has also worked as a Copywriter for an online gaming company, an Instructional Designer for a digital learning company, and a Freelancer and Consultant for different companies.

Pam joined IG in February 2021, and has written and contributed to a wide range of content on financial topics.

She specialises in producing accessible content for traders of all levels of experience, covering topics such as fundamental and technical analysis, trading strategy, risk management, and how politics and economics affect the markets. Pam also writes educational pieces on forex, shares, indices, commodities, and cryptocurrencies.

In her spare time, she trades on shares, indices, exchange traded funds (ETFs), forex, and commodities.

BA in English Language Studies and Psychology from the Nelson Mandela University.