CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 73% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider.
You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 73% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider.
You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

Position Sizing

Get to grips with long positions, short positions, and how to establish a position size that is commensurate with potential opportunities and your own tolerance for losses.

Strategy, Planning and Risk Management

When you build a trading strategy, a lot of time and consideration has to be given to essentials:

  • Which asset class to trade,
  • Whether to buy or sell that market
  • At what price to enter the trade
  • What a sensible target level is
  • Where to place a stop 

Cutting across all of these is the essential issue of risk management.

Position sizing is an important technique to control it.