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Is this now an established fact?

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76% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading spread bets and CFDs with this provider. 

That would indicate that 24% do ūüôā¬†Admittedly the odds are stacked against us.¬†

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2 hours ago, TheGuru12 said:

That would indicate that 24% do ūüôā¬†Admittedly the odds are stacked against us.¬†

 

I'm not convinced about the 76% number.  It seems far too low.  How do they calculate it?

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Refer to the thread title

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Well, I've wasted another week of my life not learning anything useful and losing money.

This trading game certainly has no similarities to gambling and isn't at all harmful.  Nope, not at all :)

 

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Its always been a fact - I've always thought 95% is nearer the truth

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The FCA should keep it legal and let the lemmings continue to walk off the cliff. :) 

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Made a fair few mistakes this week, well there's always next :)

 

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