Access the financial markets tax-free* with our spread betting platform. You can spread bet on forex, indices, cryptocurrencies, commodities, shares and treasuries.
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Spread bet on over 10,000 instruments
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Spread betting enables you to take a position on the price movements of a financial market, whether it's rising or falling, without owning the underlying asset.
Spread betting is a leveraged product, which means that you will need to deposit an amount of money known as margin. The margin you will be required to deposit reflects a percentage of the full value of the position. On our platform this is referred to as the position margin.
Our award-winning spread betting platform provides access to more than 12,000 instruments. Spread bet on FX, indices, cryptocurrencies, commodities, shares and treasuries – with competitive spreads from 0.7 points on EUR/USD and USD/JPY and 1-point on the UK 100 and Germany 40.
Our extensive range of risk management tools include regular, trailing and guaranteed stop-loss orders (GSLOs). These tools enable you to manage risk, helping to secure potential profits and minimise losses. Unlike other stop-loss order types, GSLOs offer 100% certainty that a trade will close at an exact price, for a premium. If the GSLO is not triggered, the premium is refunded in full.
Depending on which products you're trading, your risk-management approach and how long you hold a position for, there's a additional charge for holding a position overnight, and/or for adding a guaranteed stop-loss order.
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†Awarded Best Platform Features and Best Mobile Phone/Tablet Platform; ranked highest for Charting, based on highest user satisfaction among spread betters, CFD and FX traders, Investment Trends 2019 UK Leverage Trading Report.