How to trade stocks and shares online?

Functionally, trading online is relatively straightforward. The first task still is to find a reliable, appropriate broker: relating directly to Exchanges, let alone to unquoted stocks, is still a time-consuming, expensive, difficult exercise with plenty of risk. Online brokers such as Fidelity and Merrill and their many competitors can be

What to consider when investing in the stock market?

At first, the stock market can appear a daunting prospect. Hundreds if not thousands of companies to choose from, a range of different markets, a bewildering choice of brokers, investment strategies and trading methods, and a regulatory backdrop that speaks of precipitous decisions, misleading information, corporate finance deals creating unimaginable