Moneyweb’s Ciaran Ryan and Shaun Murison, senior market analyst for IG Markets SA, as they look at how to gather data and place contracts for difference (CFD) trades in a live environment.
They also discuss the following:
- Finding markets to trade (local versus international)
- Watching and timing news flow
- Adding technical indicators
- Looking at third party trade ideas
- Placing the trade with stops and limits, and
- Setting trade alerts.
More on our guest:
Senior market analyst for IG
Murison has worked in financial markets for 15 years, previously running IG’s Durban branch in South Africa, before moving to Johannesburg. Murison now works as a senior market analyst for IG, providing research and regular market commentary across all forms of media. He is a registered person on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) and a certified financial technician (CFTe).
IG Markets South Africa was established in 2010 and is regulated by the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (in South Africa) as an over-the-counter derivative provider and an authorised financial services provider (FSP No 41393). It has an office in Sandton to service its thousands of South African clients. Its board and senior management in South Africa consist largely of South Africans, making it a truly South African operation. As one of the biggest employers in the online broking category, it is proud to be playing a leading role in the growing financial services industry in South Africa.
Note that CFD losses can exceed your deposits.
IG Markets is part of the London Stock Exchange-listed IG Group, which as at April 6, 2022 has a market cap of £3.4 billion (around R71.4 billion). It has more than 313 000 active clients worldwide.
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