New to Spread Betting?
Spread Betting allows you to speculate on markets without having to buy the underlying assets. It has a number of advantages over traditional share dealing:
Exemption from Capital Gains Tax (link to t&c saying law may be different for you in your country or where you have residence).
Ability to leverage trades
Make a profit when share prices fall as well as rise
Pay no commission
Before you start trading, do your research into both historical and current market movements.
Identify how much capital you have at your disposal. Use our comparison tool and company reviews to find the Spread Betting platform that's best for you. This will depend on what you are looking for, for example, great account opening bonuses, biggest spread, and small minimum trade and so on. Also, some providers really focus on the educational element so if you are in a Learner phase then this is also something to consider.