2017 Sponsors

  • ActivTrades

    ActiTrades

    Alliance Trust Savings (ATS) is one of the UK’s leading financial services providers, administering £15bn of assets for over 100,000 customers.

    Through our award-winning platform, we offer pension and investment solutions, with access to funds, UK and International equities, whole of market investment trusts, exchange traded funds, gilts and fixed interest securities. Our flat fee approach means that as customers’ investments increase in value, our charges do not.

  • Alliance Trust Savings

    Alliance Trust Saving

    Alliance Trust Savings is one of the UK's leading financial services providers, administering over £15bn of assets for over 100,000 customers.

    Through our award winning platform we offer low cost pension and investment solutions, with access to funds, UK and International equities, whole of market investment trusts, exchange traded funds, gilts and fixed interest securities, with low cost online trading. Our flat fee approach means that as customers' investments increase in value, our charges do not.

  • Beaufort Securities

    Beaufort

    Beaufort is an award-winning traditional stockbroker incorporated a quarter of a century ago. Over the last two decades it has established itself as one of the UK's leading independent private client investment houses servicing private investors, corporate clients and institutions.

    Beaufort Securities Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and a member of the London Stock Exchange, NEX and QCA.

  • City Index

    CityIndex

    Established in the UK in 1983, City Index is one of the world leaders in Spread Betting, FX and CFD Trading.

    City Index offers tight spreads on over 12,000 markets across Forex, Indices, Shares and Commodities. With award-winning platforms, powerful trading tools and expert market analysis, we help our traders identify key trading opportunities.

    City Index is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and we are committed to providing a market-leading service based on fair and transparent prices and comprehensive customer support.

  • CMC Markets

    CMC Market

    CMC Markets is a leading global provider of spread betting, CFDs, forex and digital 100s. With nearly 30 years’ experience and listed on the London Stock Exchange, they are one of the industry’s established pioneers, consistently innovating to transform how their customers invest in financial markets.

    Clients can trade almost 10,000 instruments through their custom-built platform and native mobile apps, while they also provide a range of education resources and around-the-clock support.

    CMC Markets champions innovation, customer service excellence and value, rewarding high-volume traders with cash rebates.

    Find out more about us at www.cmcmarkets.com.

  • Equiniti

    Equiniti

    Equiniti keeps things running smoothly for some of the UK's best known brands and public sector organisations. We also provide services to millions of individuals, enabling them to manage their company benefits and to trade through our execution-only share dealing platforms, Selftrade and Shareview dealing.

    Our clients trust us to hold 70 million shareholder records, send £90 billion in payments in each year, look after 1.1 million share plan investors and interact with 27 million shareholders and pensioners. Our unrivalled expertise means we have relationships with around 70 of the FTSE 100 and an average client relationship spanning 20 years.

  • ETX Capital

    ETX Capital

    ETX Capital is one of the UK’s leading providers of spread betting, CFDs and forex trading services for retail, HNW and institutional clients. As a member of the London Stock Exchange, ETX is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority with a global presence and headquarter in London.

    ETX Capital provides traders with every opportunity to trade. From price alerts to customisable charts, the platforms have been built to never miss a trade. With a focus on service and technology, ETX is truly engineered for opportunity.

  • FxPro

    FxPro

    FxPro is an established online broker offering Contracts for Difference (CFDs) and Spread Betting on forex, futures, spot indices, shares, spot metals and spot energies. FxPro serves clients in over 150 countries worldwide and offers multilingual customer support 24/5.

    Traders are provided with award-winning order execution and access to deep liquidity via a wide range of trading platforms. FxPro is known for maintaining a client-centric approach and remains an active proponent of transparency and fair trading practices.

  • Markets.com

    Markets.com

    Markets.com offers seamless trading of over 2,000 trading assets including stock, indices, currency and commodity CFDs with zero commission or fees. Innovation and technology are at the core of the business and as well as operating powerful trading platforms, the company has launched new tools designed to offer traders a fresh trading experience.

    Markets.com is a global brand and trade mark used by Safecap Investments Limited (“Safecap”) and owned by its holding company which is Markets Limited (“Markets”). Safecap and Markets are subsidiaries of Playtech Plc, a company traded on the London Stock Exchange's Main Market and a constituent of the FTSE 250 index. 

    Find out more about us at www.markets.com.

  • Shares

    Shares Magazine

    Shares is the UK’s leading investment hub, with information and management tools for investors.

    The weekly digital magazine and daily online news service provide readers with the information they need to make the most from their investments. News, analysis, opinion and data on stocks, funds, investment trusts, ETFs, commodities, bonds and much more.

    Shares provides a rich stream of ideas for readers’ ISAs and SIPPs as well as an extensive range of educational articles and guides.

    Join the Shares community at www.sharesmagazine.co.uk.