Tradefair Review

Losses can exceed deposits

At Clean Financial we want to you select the spread betting option that fits your trading needs.
Tradefair Mobile Trading

One option is Tradefair Spreads, a collaboration between Betfair, the leading betting exchange, and Gain Capital (who also run City Index).

With Tradefair Spreads you get all the normal advantages of spread betting:

  • Tax Free Investments*
    • No Capital Gains Tax
    • No Income Tax
    • No Stamp Duty
  • No Commissions
  • You can buy or sell indices, shares, foreign exchange markets, commodities, interest rates, bonds and more
  • Over 2,500 markets and instruments – see below

Tradefair Spreads

The Tradefair Platform
Plus, with Tradefair Spreads you also get:

  • The Tradefair Spreads platform – a spread betting site with a variety of trading options
  • Fully interactive online dealing
  • iPhone Trading – see Tradefair Mobile Trading
  • Live prices
  • Free charts with advanced functionality
  • ‘Daily Rolling’ contracts

Tradefair Mobile Trading

Investors can also access their Tradefair account via the Tradefair iPhone application.

The Tradefair iPhone spread betting appp lets investors:
  • Check the latest prices and market movements
  • Access spread betting charts
  • Open and close spread bets
  • Manage trading orders and positions
  • Monitor their account balance and P&L
  • Review their margin and available trading funds

User Comments & Ratings on Tradefair

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The Tradefair Account

A quick look at the Tradefair account:

Tradefair Services

Average User Rating 7.2
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Live ChartsTradefair Live Charts
iPhone AppTradefair iPhone App
iPad AppTradefair iPad App
Android AppsTradefair Android Apps
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Markets on Tradefair

Below you will find a sample of the markets offered by along with their typical in-hours spread size and the minimum stake for that market.

Typical In-Hours Index Spread Sizes with Tradefair

FTSE 100 (UK 100) Daily1
Dow Jones (Wall St) Daily1
DAX 30 (Germany 30) Daily1
S&P 500 (SPX 500) Daily4
NASDAQ 100 (US Tech 100) Daily2
CAC 40 (France 40) Daily1
ASX 200 (Australia 200) Daily1
Japan 225 Daily7
Hong Kong Daily8
Stock market indices minimum stake£1
Indices are groups of shares such as the FTSE 100, the French CAC 40, the German DAX 30, the US Dow Jones Industrial Average (aka Wall Street) or the Japanese Nikkei 225. The indices tend to comprise the stocks of the particular country’s biggest companies.

Typical In-Hours Commodities Spread Sizes with Tradefair

Gold Daily4
Gold Futures6
Brent Crude Oil Daily4†
Brent Crude Oil Futures4
US Crude Oil Daily4†
US Crude Oil Futures4
Commodities minimum stake£1
Tradefair Spreads also offers spread bets on other commodities markets including: silver, Heating Oil, Cotton, OJ, Sugar, Robusta Coffee and more.

Typical In-Hours Forex Spread Sizes with Tradefair

EUR / USD Daily0.6
GBP / USD Daily0.8
EUR / GBP Daily0.8
USD / JPY Daily0.6
Forex minimum stake£1
You can spread bet on how one currency performs against another. The two currencies are called a ‘currency pair’ such as the pound against the dollar (GBP/USD), the euro against the pound (EUR/GBP) or the dollar against the yen (USD/JPY).

Typical In-Hours Interest Rate Spread Sizes with Tradefair

Short Sterling2
Treasuries minimum stake£1

Typical In-Hours Bonds Spread Sizes with Tradefair

US T Bond 10 Year6
US T Bond 30 Year6
Treasuries minimum stake£1
For more on the above see, Company Prices – Notes and Comments.

Tradefair Stability and UK Regulation

Losses can exceed deposits
‘Tradefair Financials’ (“Tradefair”) is a trading name of GAIN Capital UK Limited, registered office 16 Finsbury Circus, Park House, 1st Floor, London, EC2M 7EB and is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. FCA No. 113942.

Tradefair® is fully owned by Paddy Power Betfair plc.

Remember: big rewards can mean big risks. The possibility that you could lose more than your initial deposit means Tradefair Spreads isn’t for everyone. Only invest what you can afford to lose and make sure you’re aware of the risks.