Why trade futures with Guardian ?
Cost effective and transparent
No overnight funding : all costs for longer term trades up front.
More round the clock dealing than any other provider. (1)
Huge range of markets
Including index, commodity and bonds futures.
Ways to trade futures with Guardian
What are futures ?
Futures are contracts that enable you to set a price today for an asset at a predetermined date in the future. The seller is obligated to sell you the asset at the agreed price, regardless of the price of the asset at the expiration date of the contract.
Benefits of trading futures
Ensure best execution - even as contract near expiry.
Hedge existing positions
Control your exposure risk to an underlying market.
Go long (buy) or short (sell)
Benefit from falling as well as rising prices.
Trade with Leverage
Only pay a small percentage of the trade value.
What are the costs?
Costs and details Spread bet futures
Costs and details CFD futures
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