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Spread bets and CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 70% 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. 70% 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.

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Trade of the Week: long FANG index

Since the FANG futures contract has bounced off a support zone for the third time this year, we would like to go long on a minor retracement lower with a stop-loss at 7,160 and an upside target around the 8,000 mark.

2023-10-02T14:14:56+0100

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Trading the Trend: long soybeans

Front month soybean futures are bouncing off support which is why we would like to go long with an upside target in the 1,400 region and a stop-loss at 1,245.

2023-09-27T10:43:28+0100

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Trading the Trend: long oil

WTI is seeing a minor retracement in a strong uptrend which can be used to enter a long oil trade with an upside target between $97 and $99 and a stop-loss at $85.70.

2023-09-20T13:56:54+0100

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Trading mistakes: risk management

IG's Axel Rudolph tells IGTV's Jeremy Naylor why trading with risk management in mind all the time is crucial to minimise losses.

2023-09-19T10:26:21+0100

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Trading the Trend: long USD/JPY

USD/JPY has resumed its uptrend and we wish to go long with an upside target of around ¥149 to ¥150 and a stop-loss at ¥145.90.

2023-09-13T14:24:31+0100

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Food prices continue to rise

London Cocoa has hit a new 46 year high and NY Sugar a 12 year high as natural growing conditions change.

2023-09-08T09:38:00+0100

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Trading the Trend: long Tullow Oil

Tullow Oil’s share price has resumed its uptrend and we wish to buy it on a minor retracement lower with an upside target of around 49p and a stop loss at 31.5p.

2023-09-06T13:49:20+0100