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The Smart Way to Trade Indices

If you’ve only just started trading online, many experts believe that it may be more prudent for you to trade indices instead of trading stocks of particular companies. An index is used to measure a particular segment of the stock market. For example, the FTSE 100 is an index that measures the top companies listed […]

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The basics of indices trading

Listed here are the major world financial centres, as well as links to the major exchanges, followed by their respective indices and a short glossary. The first section of this Sticky, ‘What are Indices?’, emphasised the importance of understanding the number and type of stocks in an index, as well as the way in which […]

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Symbol Bid Ask Spread
EURUSD 1.16460 1.16480 2
GBPUSD 1.30210 1.30240 3
USDCAD 1.25060 1.25090 3
USDJPY 111.840 111.860 2
USDCHF 0.95230 0.95260 3
AUDUSD 0.79030 0.79060 3
NZDUSD 0.74220 0.74270 5
EURGBP 0.89420 0.89450 3
EURCHF 1.10920 1.10950 3
EURJPY 130.260 130.290 3
AUDJPY 88.390 88.440 5
GBPJPY 145.630 145.690 6
XAUUSD 1247.76 1248.16 40
XAGUSD 16.427 16.437 1