Spread Betting on the Move - The Mobile Trading App From City IndexBy City Index, PRNE
Monday, February 21, 2011
LONDON, February 22, 2011 - City Index (www.cityindex.co.uk/), a global leader in spread
betting and contracts for difference, launched its first live spread betting
and CFD trading app for iPhone(TM) in 2009. Since then, consumer reaction and
a huge rise in mobile trading suggest that the City Trading application has
In order to keep up with the growing market of smart phone users, City
Index re-launched the app across a number of other platforms, including
Android, Blackberry, Windows and Java. Uses appear to have developed a real
hunger for mobile spread betting (www.cityindex.co.uk/spread-betting/
). The reviews accompanying the app speak for themselves:
- "Finally City Index is on Android." - "Fast, comprehensive and well designed spread betting app. Have been waiting a while for City Index to develop this and not disappointed." - "Brilliant."
City Index Market Strategist Joshua Raymond believes that the
application's success is down to the greater freedom of movement it affords:
"Giving spread bettors the ability to trade whenever they want and wherever
they are is completely where we feel the industry is going. No longer are you
restricted to trading CFDs or making spread bets in front of the computer."
For more information about City Index's iPhone trading platform, visit:
Spread betting and CFD trading are leveraged products which
can result in losses greater than your initial deposit. Ensure you fully
understand the risks.
iPhone is a trademark of Apple Inc. App Store is a service mark of Apple
About City Index:
Today more and more individual traders are discovering the benefits of
derivatives, and many of them are discovering them through a City Index
As a group, we transact in excess of 1.5 million trades every month for
individuals in over 50 countries worldwide. We provide access to a wide range
of instruments including margined foreign exchange, contracts for differences
(CFDs) and, in the UK, spread betting.
We constantly look to widen the range of assets we offer, improve the
performance of our platforms and expand the range of services we provide. The
result is that our customers benefit from innovative trading tools with
transparent pricing, competitive spreads, and a high standard of customer
service and support. Visit www.cityindex.co.uk/ for more information.
Joshua Raymond, City Index, +44(0)20-7107-7002, joshua.raymond[at]cityindex.co.uk; Jonathan Smith / Alex Nekrassov, New Century Media, +44(0)20-7930-8033, jsmith[at]newcenturymedia.co.uk / alexnekrassov[at]newcenturymedia.co.uk
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