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09 Jul, 2012, 07:00 BST Spread Betting App for Trading on the Move

Spread betting provider City Index offers its clients full, secure access to their trading account through their highly accessible and...


06 Jul, 2012, 09:21 BST Guide to Trading the Euro Following ECB Announcement

Yesterday we saw the European Central Bank (ECB) announce an expected 25 basis point cut to its interest rate. Following the announcement, how do you ...


05 Jul, 2012, 07:00 BST Guide to Trading Forex Ahead of ECB Meeting

In the following guide, we look at how you can trade forex with City Index ahead of today's ECB meeting [July 5 2012]. In the past week, the market...


04 Jul, 2012, 09:14 BST Spread Bet Banking Sector as Cameron Announces Review

As Prime Minister David Cameron announces a parliamentary review of the banking sector - how will you profit from a potential rise or fall in its...


04 Jul, 2012, 06:00 BST Trade CFDs with City Index Following Bob Diamond Resignation

Barclays Chief Executive Bob Diamond resigned today (July 3) in wake of the inter-bank lending rates scandal which lead to a fine of £290 million by...


02 Jul, 2012, 12:25 BST Guide to Trading CFDs on EURO Following EU Summit Deal

On Friday 29 June, it was not only the FTSE 100 that benefited following the EU Summit deal - the Euro also jumped against the US dollar as surprise...


02 Jul, 2012, 08:00 BST Spread Bet Falling Barclays Shares Following £290m Fine

Following a fine of £290 million for 'manipulating interest rates' in order to 'benefit their traders and financial status', Prime Minister David...


29 Jun, 2012, 08:00 BST Spread Bet Falling Barclays Shares Following £290m Fine

Following a fine of £290 million for 'manipulating interest rates' in order to 'benefit their traders and financial status', Prime Minister David...


28 Jun, 2012, 08:00 BST How to Trade Forex Following EU Summit

In the following guide, we show you how to trade forex as the EU summit gets underway - and question whether this could have a positive or negative...


27 Jun, 2012, 07:00 BST Trade CFDs on News Corp Shares Following Reports of Asset Split

With City Index, you can trade CFDs on rising News Corp shares following reports that the company is to be split in two. As an alternative to...


26 Jun, 2012, 07:30 BST Spread Bet FTSE 100 Following 2% Fall in Morrison's Share Price

Following the announcement of the planned departure of the group's Finance Director, the British supermarket experienced a fall of 2.45% on the FTSE...


25 Jun, 2012, 07:30 BST Forex Trading Tips for Beginners

Trade across 37 global currency pairs with a City Index forex trading account and benefit from access to a range of professional Advantage trading...


22 Jun, 2012, 08:00 BST Learn How to Spread Bet With Free Seminars

Are you new to spread betting? Trading seminars are a fantastic way of learning about the markets through skilled market analysts and meeting...


21 Jun, 2012, 08:00 BST Introduction to CFD Trading for New Traders

The Introduction to CFD Trading guide is ideal for new traders looking to take a position on the financial markets using CFDs. Through a range of...


20 Jun, 2012, 08:00 BST Rise of the Female Trader: Spread Betting and Trading CFDs

Figures show that the average annual profit of the top 20 female traders with City Index is £271,225. We ask, who are they and how do they do it?...


19 Jun, 2012, 07:00 BST Spread Betting Guide to Trading European Indices after Greek Election

How will you spread bet European indices following the victory of Greece's New Democratic Party? We show you the way in our Spread Betting Guide...


18 Jun, 2012, 07:00 BST Trade Forex as Sterling Falls Following BoE Announcement

On Friday, June 15, the pound fell against the US dollar following the Bank of England's announcement of an emergency liquidity package the day...


15 Jun, 2012, 07:00 BST Spread Betting Tips for Trading Indices

Read these useful spread betting tips for trading indices, such as the FTSE 100, and you could take a position today with a City Index account. With...


14 Jun, 2012, 08:00 BST Trade Forex Part-Time with a Mobile Trading App

With a mobile trading app from City Index, you can trade on the foreign exchange market at a time to suit you. Below, we show you how. For many, the...


13 Jun, 2012, 08:00 BST Guide to Trading CFDs Following Positive Corporate Earnings

Use our guide to start trading CFDs following the release of positive corporate earnings, using a real-time example with figures from Carclo. We show ...


12 Jun, 2012, 06:30 BST Top 20 Female Traders Make Over £270k in a Year with City Index

Figures show that the average annual profit of the top 20 female traders with City Index is £271,225. We ask, who are they and how do they do it?...


11 Jun, 2012, 16:07 BST How to Choose a UK Forex Trading Provider

Are you looking to trade forex in the UK but don't know who to trade with? Use our guide below to find a forex trading provider. Forex Trading...


08 Jun, 2012, 07:00 BST Effective Tips for Trading CFDs on Popular Financial Markets

Trading CFDs with City Index enables traders to take a position on the future price movements across thousands of global financial markets. Find out...


07 Jun, 2012, 06:30 BST How Can I Trade Forex Following Downgrade of German Banks?

Following Moody's downgrade of six German banks, we look at what happened, why and how you can trade forex following the news. Credit Ratings Cut...


06 Jun, 2012, 07:00 BST CFD Trading Guide for Using an Online Trading Platform

Our guide to CFD trading using an online trading platform aims to educate you on the basics of trading through a browser from virtually anywhere....