City Index Teaches Six Aspiring Traders How to Trade the Financial Markets

LONDON–(Marketwire – September 17, 2012) – As of today, leading financial spread betting, CFD and forex trading provider, City Index, has opened up its registration form for its innovative Trading Academy, launching in October 2012.

What is the City Index Trading Academy?

The aim of the academy is to teach six aspiring traders how to trade the financial markets utilising financial spread betting. With the right trading education and support — key factors in City Index’s offering — anyone at any level of trading experience can learn to trade the global markets.

Those competing through the Trading Academy will benefit from one-on-one interactions with City Index’s world renowned team of experts, who will become mentors to the traders — including Ashraf Laidi (Chief Global Strategist) and James Chen, Chief Technical Strategist.

Traders will receive expert trading insights and weekly challenges focussing on individual markets and City Index products that aim to push their trading knowledge and expertise to a new level.

Do you have what it takes?

Learn to Trade & Win £100k in the City Index Trading Academy

The City Index Trading Academy is a six-week web series where eight traders compete to win a cash prize of £100,000. Think you have what it takes to trade across 12,000 spread betting markets in order to win the £100,000 cash prize?

Whatever your level of trading experience, you can apply to Trading Academy today through the City Index website.

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About City Index:

The City Index Trading Academy is a six-week web series where eight traders compete to win a cash prize of £100,000. Find out more through the Learn to Trade section of the City Index website.

Today more and more individual traders are discovering the benefits of derivatives, and many of them are discovering them through a City Index trading platform.

As a group, we transact in excess of 1.5 million trades every month in over 50 countries. We provide access to a wide range of instruments including margined foreign exchange, CFDs and, in the UK, financial spread betting.

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Joshua Raymond
City Index