You can also trade on Forex, where you take a position on whether one currency in a pair will strengthen or weaken against the other or on individual company shares –it’s completely up to you.
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When you spreadbet on whether the price of a financial instrument will go up or down in value, for every point an instrument moves in your favour, you gain multiples of your stake.
For every point it moves against you, you lose multiples of your stake.
If you think that a certain financial market will rise in value, then you ‘buy’ the product with the aim of selling it back at a higher price.
This is known as ‘going long’.
If you think that a financial market will fall in value, then you ‘sell’ first and aim to buy it back later at a cheaper price. This is known as ‘going short’