Spread Betting Diary

The Spread Betting Diary

A lot of trading diaries are based on fictitious wins or worse. Our spread betting diary is different, we just give a quick personal view of the markets, political world and spread bets… good or bad.

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  • arrow_forward14 – 18 September 2017: Fresh Bitcoin Trading Warnings, EUR/USD Position and Mixed Hedgefund Messages
  • arrow_forward13 September 2017: Wheezing GBPUSD, Extreme Apple Bobbing & the FCA on ICOs
  • arrow_forward12 September 2017: Gold’s 464pt Profit, FTSE 100 Opportunity and Caution on Apple
  • arrow_forward6 – 11 September 2017: China Shutting Bitcoin Exchanges and the End of Futures Rollovers
  • arrow_forward22 August – 4 September 2017: Cryptocurrencies Warnings, Rebates and a Cheeky Punt
  • arrow_forward21 August 2017: Hedge Funds Shorting the S&P 500
  • arrow_forward18 August 2017: Caution Needed But Volatility Only Back to 2014-2016 Levels
  • arrow_forward17 August 2017: Twitter’s Censoring SpreadBetMagazine & Big Gold Break Out
  • arrow_forward15 August 2017: The Most Foolish Yankee
  • arrow_forward11 – 14 August 2017: Low Volatility, Trading Rebates and Miserly Growth at Snap
  • arrow_forward10 August 2017: Golf, Snap Snapped and Babies Boost Gold Prices
  • arrow_forward7 – 9 August 2017: Fire and Fury, Snap and Idiots with Handbags
  • arrow_forward3 – 7 August 2017: Hedge Fund Trades, Grand Jury and Changing Spread Bets
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31 October 2017: Stock Market Warning on the Trump Bump

With the Robert Mueller investigation hotting up take extra care if you’re buying stock market indices… or at least keep an eye on the US news / investigation.

It’s not difficult to imagine investors, who had been betting on The Donald to make life easier for them, suddenly wanting to cash in their profits and take some money off the table.

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Will the Russia probe cause the correction that many of us are expecting?

Also see our short piece, Caution: The Trump Bump Could Go Belly Up.

30 October 2017: Busy Trading Week Ahead

We have interest rate votes from the BoE, Bank of Japan, and Federal Reserve, we also have Eurozone Q3 GDP data, and lot of manufacturing and services PMIs… and non-farms on Friday.

You have been warned.

5 Minutes on the US Markets

Below, a 5 minute look at this week’s Fed meeting, inflation and they likely December rate hike.

And they squeeze in a few short bit on US corporate earnings.