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The Naked Trader's Guide to Spread Betting: How to make money from shares in up or down markets by Robbie Burns

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5. What Markets Should You Trade?

Top Traded Markets

This table lists the top traded markets for spread bettors.

As you can see, quite a range: commodities, currencies, equity indices and individual equities.

But every market is different and I would suggest that, before tackling these big markets, you understand what you’re doing, get the stake right, and have a trade plan.

I don’t trade commodities or currencies so I can’t help you much with those, but if that’s the kind of thing you fancy, there are a lot of books that can. If you go to my website and press ‘books’, you can search for these types of publications.

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