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Some Trading Wisdom

One thing I have learnt is you need a decent amount of money in your account to make any success of spread betting. I was looking at a new FTSE 100 trade alert system this morning – a system that simply tells you when to go long or short on the FTSE 100 based on […]

Spread betting strategies and spread betting alert systems for beginners

For those looking to really get into spread betting but are lacking the confidence I would recommend using a specialist advisor / spread betting alert service. I have pretty much come up with my own spread betting strategies, but would be a little hesitant to make my trading patterns accessible to everyone. The simple fact […]

Why Pyramid Positions?

After my little April Fool joke yesterday, I thought I’d post something rather more positive (and educational) today on the subject of pyramiding positions. My demonstration vehicle will of course (if you’ve been following me) be Barratt; but it could have been Sainsburys. The following chart shows the vastly increased profit potential resulting from having pyramided […]