Spread bets and CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 61% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading spread bets and CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how spread bets and CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

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Hargreaves Lansdown

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Please log into your HL Markets account to trade CFDs or place Spread Bets.

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We're not accepting new applications for HL Markets accounts at the moment. If you have any questions, please contact us on 0117 988 9915.

If you have opened an account and you wish to review any of the important information documents, you can find them below.


Spread betting

Both CFDs and Spread betting

Trading US shares on a CFD or Spread Betting account

If you wish to trade US shares in a CFD or Spread Betting account you will need to complete and return a W-8BEN form. This is required by the IRS in order for you to receive any dividend payment for a US stock. Corporate clients should complete a W-8BEN-E form. US citizens should complete a W-9.

Once completed, please return the appropriate form to the following address:

IG in association with Hargreaves Lansdown
Cannon Bridge House
25 Dowgate Hill

Important information

Spread Betting and CFD trading carry a high level of risk to your capital; you should ensure you understand the risks involved. Please read the full risk warning.

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