4. How to monitor and close your positions
You can view all your bets in the ‘open positions’ section of the dealing platform. The profit/loss column will contain details of how much you are currently making, or losing on each bet.
When you're ready to take your profit or cut your losses, providing the market is open you can close your bet by clicking on the market name and placing a bet in the opposite direction to your original bet (selling if you bought, buying if you sold).
Your profit or loss is calculated by multiplying the amount your market moved by the size of your position in pounds per point. Here’s an illustrated example of how this works: