HomeHome SearchSearch MenuMenu Our productsOur products

Short Cfd Trade

  • How to profit from falling share prices using CFDs
  • By trading contracts for difference (CFDs) you can magnify your potential gains. But you don't just have to hope a share price rises, you can profit from a falling share price too. So how does this work? Let's take a look… How to trade CFDs on falling share prices If you think the price of a share or the value of an index is going to fall, you can short it using CFDs. Shorting... ››› more
  • [30 September 2015]
  • How to make money from falling share prices with CFDs
  • One of the benefits of trading contracts for difference (CFDs) is you can put short trades on. This means if you think the price of a share is going to fall in value, you can potentially profit from this move by selling CFDs instead of buying them. But short selling has its risks. So how can you improve your chances of success? Read on to find out… Follow these six rules to impro... ››› more
  • [15 June 2015]
  • What happens when you get a short CFD trade wrong?
  • One of the benefits of trading contracts for difference (CFDs) is you can potentially profit from the drop in the price of a share. This is known as going short or short selling. The problem with shorting a share is that if it doesn't go your way, it has the potential to keep rising, increasing your losses. So what happens in you put a short CFD trade on and it goes wrong? Read on to find... ››› more
  • [11 June 2015]
  • How CFD trading works: The ins and outs of a profitable short trade
  • One of the advantages of trading contracts for difference (CFDs) is you can put on short trades if you think a share price is going to fall. So how does this work? Read on to find out… The workings of a short CFD trade After conducting some analysis, you think shares in Company ABC are due a fall. So you decide to put a short CFD trade on. Let’s say that Company ABC is tradin... ››› more
  • [05 June 2015]
  • What difference going long and going short makes to your CFD positions
  • When you enter a contracts for difference (CFDs) trade, you enter an agreement to exchange the difference between the closing price of a contract and the opening price of a contract. So how does this work in practice? And what other factors do you need to consider when you trade CFDs? Read on to find out… The different outcomes of trading CFDs As with other derivatives, when you t... ››› more
  • [22 May 2015]
  • Working out the costs of trading CFDs
  • When you trade contracts for difference (CFDs), there's a daily financing charge involved. If you put on a long trade, you pay a daily financing charge. If you put on a short trade, you receive a daily financing charge. But, if you don't hold your position overnight, you don't have to worry about the daily financing charge. So how does it work when you trade? Read on to find out… ... ››› more
  • [07 May 2015]
  • CFDs uncovered: What happens when you short a share that starts to rise in price
  • One great advantage of CFDs is you can sell (short) them as well as buy, so you can profit whether the market rises or falls. But what happens if you're shorting a share and the price starts to rise? Let's look at what happens with a short CFD trade that doesn't perform the way you want it to… A contract for difference (CFD) is what’s known as an over the counter (OTC) derivative because you... ››› more
  • [08 August 2013]
  • How you can profit from falling share prices by trading CFDs
  • Not only can you trade CFDs to profit from a rise in the market, you can profit when prices take a tumble too. So regardless of what the market is doing, you can use CFDs to profit. Let's have a closer look at a short trade… Before we get into how a short CFD trade works, let’s take a look at what a CFD is… A contract for difference (CFD) is what’s known as an over the counter (OTC) d... ››› more
  • [08 August 2013]



Watch And Learn




Trending Topics