How to Win at Financial Spread Betting
By Charles Vintcent
Financial Times / Pearson Education
158 Pages, Illustrated, 6 1/4" x 9 1/4"
$49.50 paper original
Until recently financial spread betting was the sport of professional traders.
With the sudden surge in the number of financial bookmakers available, financial
spread betting is now taking on mass appeal, establishing itself as the fastest
growing sector in the investment field today. There are a number of substantial
benefits to be enjoyed by using financial spread betting - the normal profitability
of conventional investing can be enhanced substantially - the high gearing provides
you with a facility to increase your profits without needing large amounts of
capital, your winnings are free from any liability to tax, you can use financial
spread betting as a hedge against reducing values in your equity portfolio,
it also enables you to make money in a falling market. Financial spread betting
is shrouded in mystery and tarnished by horror stories of huge financial losses.
As with all forms of betting there is a risk involved but learn how to use financial
spread betting properly and it is no more risky than any other investment in
securities, as well as being a lot more profitable over a shorter period. This
book will provide you with a shrewd insight into - the characteristics of financial
spread betting, the benefits of financial spread betting, how financial spread
betting works, techniques for protecting your wealth, how to 'short sell' a
share or index, methods of increasing your profits, the advantage of online
dealing facilities. This book will provide you with the tools to place your
bets securely and successfully.
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