Because there’s placing a trade. And there’s seizing the moment.
With price alerts sent straight to your phone, as well as easy access to live charts and data, you can respond to opportunity in an instant.
Stops and limits will automatically open and close positions when the market hits your chosen level. You can find more advice on where to place your stop losses in our short video guide. Please note non-guaranteed stops may be subject to slippage.*
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* If the market suddenly gaps beyond your stop level, your position may be closed at a worse level than requested. This is known as slippage. To avoid slippage you can add a guaranteed stop, an optional add-on which must be manually selected unless your account includes it automatically. A small premium is payable if your guaranteed stop is triggered.
Spread bets and CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 79% 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.