I'll cut straight to the chase. On 6th December 2016 this headline flashed across my screen: Crackdown on financial spread betting proposed by FCA In a nutshell the Financial Conduct Authority had announced that silly little retail investors were using a product called CFD's without knowing what they were doing. The FCA proposed to limit the risks that investors … [Read more...] about Here’s How I’ve Gained 8.79% In Three Months
Together with the weekly share tip I mentioned the use of CFD's (and spread betting) in yesterday's free edition of The Value Investor Report as a means by which private investors could short a main market index when the correction does finally arrive. Here's what I said: To be on the safe side I've started to look at ways of shorting the market and have decided on either a … [Read more...] about What Are CFD’s?