Trading

Frequently Asked Questions

The minimum stake size is 0.1 on shares, and 0.5 on all other markets on the Trade Nation platform.

Our Market Information Sheets provide you with key information about all the different products you can trade with us. This includes our spreads, margin requirements, trading hours and details about guaranteed stops. This information is available on our dedicated Trading Markets webpage and on the Trade Nation platform. For a full list of our markets please see our market information sheets.

If you have any questions about or our markets, please get in touch. We’re always happy to help.

Certainly, our practice and learn accounts are there for clients to get used to using our platform and trading our markets.

You can Spread Trade on The Trade Nation platform and you can trade CFDs on the Meta Trader 4 platform.

Some companies may pay out dividends to shareholders as scheduled events throughout the year.

If you have an open position in a share, or an index of which that company is a component, you will see a dividend adjustment posted on your account.

Traders cannot profit or make a loss from these adjustments. The adjustment will reflect the natural change in price of the underlying product. There is no net effect on your account.

Yes, you can place hedging orders. This allows you to place both a long and short position on the same instrument at the same time.

Hedging is available via a checkbox on a trading ticket.

Financial spread trading comes with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. You should consider whether you understand how spread trading works and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.