Archive for March 12th, 2022
Archive for March 12th, 2022

Archive for March 12th, 2022

How can I start financial hedging?

To start hedging within the financial markets, open a trading account​​. Decide whether you want to spread bet or trade CFDs, and you can practise first risk-free on a demo account with £10,000 worth of virtual funds.

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What’s the difference between hedging and speculation?

While traders usually speculate on an asset’s price movements with the aim of making a profit from drops and rises, hedging aims to offset risk and prevent losses, while not focusing entirely on profit. Hedging is rather seen as more of a risk-management strategy​​.

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What is the best hedging strategy?

There is no ‘best’ hedging strategy that works for every trader as each individual will have a different overall objective, amount of capital to spend and risk appetite. Therefore, you should research the different types of strategies before deciding on one that suits your goals and opening an account​​.

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What are hedging strategies for the currency market?

Some strategies used for forex hedging include the use of options and forwards, as well as carry trades and cross currency swaps. You can use long or short positions on forex CFDs to hedge your currency exposure from other international assets you might own. Learn more about hedging in the forex market​​.

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