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Biggest UK companies: your guide to the most-valuable British brands

The United Kingdom – and its benchmark stock index, the FTSE 100 – is home to some world-leading blue-chip businesses. But which are the biggest UK companies of all? Find out with our full list.

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Your complete guide to stop-loss orders

Stop-loss orders are a crucial tool for managing risk as you trade. Learn all about stops here – including what guaranteed and trailing stops are, and where to place your exit orders.

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December 12, 2022 11:42 AM
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Gaming stocks 2022: Your guide to the top video game stocks

After a stellar few years, the video game industry looks set for a slowdown. But which gaming stocks might outperform the sector? Find out here.

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Mid-cap stocks: should you be trading mid-cap companies?

Mid-cap stocks are often overlooked by traders, but they can be powerful additions to your portfolio. Let’s examine what mid-cap stocks are and how to trade them.

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How to trade the hammer and inverted hammer candlestick pattern

Hammer and inverted hammer candlestick patterns are a key part of technical trading, forming the building blocks of many strategies. Let's examine how to trade both types of hammer pattern.

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November 16, 2022 01:51 PM
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How to trade the doji candlestick pattern

Doji might be simple candlestick patterns, but they can unlock some powerful strategies. Let’s examine how to trade the doji candlestick pattern.

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November 16, 2022 10:34 AM

Is the weak pound making UK stocks a bargain for foreign investors?

Is the weak pound and low valuations making British businesses attractive to overseas investors?

Is the weak pound making UK stocks a bargain for foreign investors?

Is the weak pound and low valuations making British businesses attractive to overseas investors?

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Porsche IPO: Everything you need to know about the Porsche IPO

Sports car brand Porsche AG has completed one of the biggest-ever IPOs in Europe.

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Trading a rising or falling wedge pattern

The rising and falling wedge patterns can provide useful signals of upcoming price action, if you know how to trade them. Find out everything you need to know about wedges.

What is a meme stock and why are they popular?

Interest in meme stocks has been revived in 2022, but what are they and how do you trade them?

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How to trade the flag pattern

Bear and bull flag patterns are two common motifs that can predict the continuation of a trend. Learn all about them here – including how to trade flags, and how flags differ to pennants.

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What are the best technical indicators?

The best technical indicators can offer a huge boost to your trading, helping you identify trends, outline key levels and predict price action. But which indicators should you use as part of your trading toolkit? Find out here.

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Why you should watch the Baltic Dry Index as recession fears grow

The Baltic Dry Index has proven to be a reliable indicator of future global economic activity and could prove a useful tool amid the uncertain outlook.

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What you need to know about the Amazon stock split

Amazon has become the latest member of Big Tech to announce a stock split, but what will this mean for investors and traders?

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What companies have pulled out of Russia following the invasion of Ukraine?

Hundreds of corporations from the US, UK, Europe and beyond are pulling out of Russia in protest of its invasion of Ukraine.

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Will UK SPACs takeoff in 2022?

UK regulators made it easier for SPACs to join the market last year, but will it be enough to fuel a boom in listings like we have seen in the US?

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TRUTH Social: Everything you need to know about DWAC and TMTG

Former US president Donald Trump is about to launch a new social media platform and news site to rival the mainstream media and Big Tech, but can the business make a success by taking on cancel culture and woke entertainment?

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How will cannabis legalisation impact marijuana stocks?

The marijuana market’s prospects are underpinned by hopes that federal legalisation will happen in the US. But will this happen and, if so, when? And how would it impact cannabis stocks?

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Top uranium stocks: How to trade uranium and nuclear markets

The uranium market has been depressed for over a decade and nuclear power has suffered an image problem – but is that changing? We explain why uranium and nuclear power is back in fashion and outline the top ways to gain exposure.

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What does ‘buy the dip’ mean and is it a good strategy?

In trading terminology, ‘buy the dip’ refers to the tactic of buying (or going long on) an asset that has experienced a recent depreciation in value, in the expectation that the same asset will soon resume an upward trajectory. Read on as we explain more about ’buying the dip’.

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Softline IPO: Everything you need to know about Softline

Russian IT company Softline, which has its HQ in London, completed its IPO on the London Stock Exchange in October 2021. The Softline IPO initially valued the company at around $1.5 billion, about 25% below what it had initially looked for. Read on to learn more about Softline.

Top metaverse stocks: Everything you need to know about the metaverse

Will the metaverse be the next big investment trend? We have a look at this new emerging industry and the top stocks and sectors to watch as the world enters the metaverse.

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November 4, 2021 12:21 PM