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  • Retail Traders or Institutions?.

CFDs appeal to a broad range of users for different reasons and the people trading in CFDs range from sophisticated retail traders to day traders, to mums and dads. Hedge funds, institutions and wholesale clients are also known to make use of CFD trading and the market is still growing.
Professional traders employed by investment banks or trading companies are able to utilise CFDs for speculation or hedging purposes. In this instance their ultimate goal is to gain from or hedge against the risk of, volatility of price movements in market instruments. Institutional investors like hedge funds and stock portfolio managers are also known to utilise CFDs to manage funds on behalf of investors; in this way CFDs provide them with additional flexibility to add to their existing investment options and allows them to manage the short-term risk associated with the daily movements in the value of their portfolios. CFDs in particular allow institutional fund managers access to cheap leveraged exposure on a wide range of market instruments (including instruments that may not have liquid markets of their own) with the added flexibility of being able to…
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aashjan413 27 Nov.

nice article metal mind

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aashjan413 27 Nov.

keep it up +1

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If you win it doesn't matter what medium you use but good work.

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ivanbgd 29 Nov.

nice

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erik 25 Nov.

Could your next posting address the commission calculation in detail when trading different CFDs with Dukascopy, i.e. indices vs. single stocks?

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Dear Mastercandle Let me share with you my first experience with a real account in the currency market. Although I think it really hurt is part of the learning process, as I read of so many people this has happened to them and they have been successful in the markets. "Melt 1 or 2 or more accounts, it is almost essential as a learning process." I want to start by saying that I made every mistake you can make a novice trader (just in case any one who's going to start serving you or someone you bring memories of old), I thought I was never going to happen (first big mistake). After reading both the experiences of many successful trader and how was it started, I decided to open a real account, then you get to thinking you have to be very naive to lose all your money in no time. And Well I say I lost my mind in two days. Now I can say that the market should not be afraid but if you never lose respect. Now I think I am more humble and cautious. Last week I opened an account with a broker that allowed me as a $ 200USD minimum deposit. Well, I said to myself: I've been almost a year of practicing on demo and enabling me in different ways and reading all the fabulous reviews traders in var…
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Vasyl 16 July

interesting

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