Financial Spread Betting Explained

For those with an appetite for risk, there are a wide variety of derivatives that you can trade. When traded as a speculative investment, rather than as a hedge, they can be extremely high risk. Just ask JPMorgan Chase who lost well over $2 billion this month from trading naked credit default swaps. On the other hand, derivatives have tremendous upside potential. But upside potential isn’t everything – the lottery has a great upside as well!...