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Trading financial products on margin carries a high degree of risk and is not suitable for all investors. Please ensure you fully understand the risks and take appropriate care to manage your risk.

Trading financial products on margin carries a high degree of risk and is not suitable for all investors. Please ensure you fully understand the risks and take appropriate care to manage your risk.

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Differences between Investing vs Trading



Differences between Investing vs Trading

Silver is a precious metal that has been used as a form of currency for centuries. Today, silver is traded on financial markets around the world. Silver prices are volatile, which makes it an attractive commodity for traders looking to make quick profits.

The silver market is relatively small compared to other commodities, such as gold or crude oil. This means that silver prices can be more susceptible to manipulation by large investors. Nevertheless, silver trading can be profitable if you know what you're doing.

The price of silver is quoted in US dollars per ounce (oz). The most common silver CFD is XAG/USD, which tracks the price of silver against the US dollar.

The price of silver has been volatile in recent years. After reaching a peak in 2011, the price of silver fell sharply in 2012 and 2013. Since 2014, the price of silver has been gradually rising. However, there have been some sharp fluctuations along the way.

In early 2020, the price of silver fell sharply due to the coronavirus pandemic. However, it soon recovered and reached a new high for the year in August 2020. The price of silver is affected by various factors, including economic conditions, industrial demand, and geopolitical events. However, one of the most important factors influencing silver prices is investor sentiment. When investors are bullish on silver, prices tend to rise. When investors are bearish, prices tend to fall.

When it comes to silver, traders have two main options: they can trade or invest in the metal. Each option has its own risks and rewards, so it's important to understand both before deciding which one is right for you.

Investing in silver means buying the metal itself, either in physical form or through a paper asset such as a futures contract. The advantage of investing is that you can hold onto your silver for years, selling it when the price is right. The downside is that silver can be volatile, and prices can drop quickly if there's a sudden change in market conditions.

Trading silver via a contract for difference (CFD) gives you exposure to the metal without having to actually own it. You can trade CFDs on silver through online brokers. The advantage of trading CFDs is that you can take advantage of both rising and falling prices. The downside is that you'll need to put up collateral to trade, and you'll be subject to the broker's fees and commissions.

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* The spreads provided are a reflection of the time-weighted average. Though Skilling attempts to provide competitive spreads during all trading hours, clients should note that these may vary and are susceptible to underlying market conditions. The above is provided for indicative purposes only. Clients are advised to check important news announcements on our Economic Calendar, which may result in the widening of spreads, amongst other instances.

The above spreads are applicable under normal trading conditions. Skilling has the right to amend the above spreads according to market conditions as per the 'Terms and Conditions'.


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Why Trade [[data.name]]

Make the most of price fluctuations - no matter what direction the price swings and without the restrictions that come with owning the underlying asset.

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Capitalise on rising prices (go long)


Capitalise on falling prices (go short)


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Trade on volatility


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Manage risk with in-platform tools
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