Spread betting and CFDs are traded on margin.
This means that with a small initial deposit you can control a much larger position.
Spread betting vs CFDs
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Features of Spread betting and CFDs
How does spread betting work ?
Spread betting allows you to speculate tax free on thousands of global instruments including forex, indices, shares, commodities and bonds..
With spread betting you decide which direction a market will move. Then you place a bet based on the amount you want to make or lose per point movement. If the market moves in your chosen direction you will make a profit and if it moves in the opposite direction you will make a loss.
The profit is calculated by multiplying the amount of points moved by the amount that you bet per point movement.
How do CFDs work ?
CFDs allow you speculate on a huge range of markets including forex, indices, shares, commodities and bonds.
With CFDs you buy or sell a specific amount of units or contracts.
If your chosen market moves in your favor you will make a profit. If it moves in the opposite direction you will make a loss
Tax laws are subject to change and depend on individual circumstances.