CFD & Forex News Updates
Catch up on the latest CFD & FX news updated daily
In today's ever changing financial markets, it's essential to keep abreast of the latest news headlines in order to help you make more informed trading decisions. From the bigger world macro events to local news from the Australian markets, we've got you covered.
You'll also notice we complement the news items with an actively updated twitter feed, providing daily analysis, price projections and a snap shot of the most important markets our traders are trading.
02/27/2012 - 09:09
When it comes to learning the ropes of CFD trading, it can be useful to have someone guiding you through the experience.
A more experienced trader can show you exactly what to watch out for, help you identify markets that suit your knowledge and experience, and assist you when it comes to avoiding common pitfalls.
If you are new to CFD trading and don't have a mentor, it is still possible to take inspiration from successful and experienced professional traders.
02/24/2012 - 17:37
Whether you are new to CFD trading or simply prefer to trade with caution when it comes to your trades, you might find that trailing stops are a useful risk management tool to consider.
While you have always been able to place guaranteed stop orders on individual trades - monitoring your positions and moving your stop manually when the market moves in your favour - trailing stops makes this process a little easier.
Trailing stops are available for many of our CFD trading...
02/24/2012 - 17:11
There are plenty of things to consider when it comes to choosing a CFD provider - especially if you are new to this unique form of investment.
First and foremost, you should ensure that your provider has the right credentials in this highly-regulated industry. CFD trading is governed by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission and you'll want to ensure your provider holds an Australian Financial Services licence.
Next, it is important to know what kind of...
02/24/2012 - 17:08
Your childhood teachers and sports coaches were likely fond of the phrase "practice makes perfect", but it is also an apt way to describe the process of CFD trading.
Simply put, the more practice you have, the more likely you are going to make educated decisions and get the most out of your trading experience.
CFD trading can seem daunting at first, but with plenty of tools to ease you through the process, you'll quickly get more comfortable.
02/24/2012 - 14:28
Australia’s largest private hospital operator announced a 22.3 per cent jump in profits when its half-yearly report was posted yesterday (February 23).
Ramsay Health Care announced a core net profit after tax of $132 million for the six months to December 31 2011 - a 14 per cent increase on the previous corresponding period.
The health care group saw revenue rise by 5.7 per cent to AU$1.97 billion, while earnings before interest and tax for the Australian and Indonesian...
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