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 CFDs with this provider.You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money. CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage.

Christopher Vecchio

Christopher started trading in equities in 2004 and FX in 2008 and has worked with DailyFX, the partner site of IG offering leading FX news and analysis, since attending college in 2008, beginning with an internship.

He has consulted multi-national firms on FX hedging, has lectured at Duke Law School on FX derivatives trading and has completed a Bachelor in Economics and Bachelor in Political Science degree from Lafayette College.