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How to buy and short Metro Bank shares

Metro Bank is the first UK high street bank to launch in over 100 years, but it has had a tumultuous beginning. If you’re interested in buying and shorting Metro Bank shares, you can learn more in this step-by-step guide.

How to profit from downward markets and falling prices

When the market starts to fall, some investors start to panic. But there are so many ways to take advantage of downward markets that there’s no need to make a move out of fear. Keep calm and learn how to trade falling prices.

Top 100 bank stocks to watch

Your ultimate guide to bank stocks. We give you the ins and outs of the industry, explain how to invest and trade in bank shares, and outline the 100 largest banks in the world.

What are the key macroeconomic indicators to watch?

Macroeconomic indicators are a key part of fundamental analysis for traders, as they provide insight into the state of a country’s economy. Discover 11 macro indicators to watch and the most important indicators by country.

What is a recession? Everything you need to know

We explain everything you need to know about recessions – what they are, what causes them, how they affect the economy and, most importantly, what you can do to protect your investments.

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