Why Finspreads? Spread betting with Finspreads brings you a huge range of advantages, such as powerful platform features, tight spreads from 1 point, low margins, world-class education and training and much more. As a spread bettor – new or experienced – it is vital that you pick a provider that offers you the stability as well as tools and resources to help you to trade profitably on a consistent basis. At Finspreads, we strive to enable you to do just that. History Protection Education Spreads Stakes Risk Technology Tour Our History We pioneered browser-based spread betting in the UK in 1999 by being the first provider in the industry to offer real time spread betting access via a browser. We have since grown to become one of the biggest online spread betting firms in the UK. Client Money Protection As a Finspreads client, you can be safe in the knowledge that your money is safe with us. We operate in strict accordance with the Financial Service Authority's rules on Client Money, which help to ensure that your funds are protected when you trade with us. Education and Training As a rule of thumb, we recommend that all of our clients spend time learning about the markets before you start trading. To help you get started, we have designed a range of world-class training and education tools and services to improve your spread betting skills and help you to become a profitable trader. Tight Spreads and Low Margins At Finspreads, we understand that keeping our spreads as tight as possible helps to keep dealing costs low, so you can maximise your profit potential. We therefore offer consistently tight spreads on over 12,000 markets globally, including indices, shares, currencies, commodities and more. Low Stakes If you’re new to spread betting, it is advisable to consider starting with smaller stake sizes when you place your first spread bet so that the risks are controlled and minimised if the market moves against you. Risk Management In spread betting, as with other forms of trading, there is always the potential to make a profit or loss, depending on whether or not the markets move in your favour. Our Technology We offer a suite of powerful trading platforms - from our browser-based Advantage Web platform to our iPhone trading app - so you can pick one that best suits your trading needs. Take the Tour In December 2012, we launched our upgraded website and trading platform, so you could improve your spread betting potential and hopefully enjoy a more profitable spread betting experience. Some of the Benefits Innovative Platform Technology Our superior platform technology encompasses a professional browser-based platform, called Advantage Web, as well as a dedicated trading app for iPhones, ensuring that you never miss out on a trading opportunity even when you're on the move. Superior Education and Risk Management Our superior education package helps you to understand the financial markets, while also enabling you to grasp the mechanics behind spread betting in the UK. Dedicated spread betting tips, resources and a special Beginners account with low stake sizes have been designed to help you to get your trading account off on the right footing. Low Stake Sizes from 10p Per Point Trade with lower risk and gain spread betting confidence gradually with our spread betting Beginners account, which enables you to place trades at our minimum stake sizes from just 10p per point. Stake sizes for Standard or Limited Risk accounts start from 50p per point. 24-Hour Prices on Thousands of Markets We offer 24-hour prices on over 12,000 financial markets including shares, indices and forex (currencies) so you can instantly react to price movements as they happen.