A spread bet UK means to make a wager on the price movement of a financial instrument or on a sporting event. This is a fairly new way to make money in the United Kingdom, having only been around for about the last 20 years.
Spread bet UK began in the 1980s when spread betting firms began to allow investors to make bets on what the future price of a financial instrument would be. This was different because traditionally an investor had to purchase a share in order to make money, but spread bet UK allows money to be made without the actual purchase.
This type of betting is very easy to understand because in spread bet UK one doesn’t have to understand all the intricacies of the market and how prices fluctuate. Spread bet UK requires a basic understanding of how prices move up and down and what causes these. An investor of spread bet UK need not know the specifics of a business and how their financials are prior to betting.
Spread bet UK is a fast moving trend with UK residents because of the simplicity of spread betting.