Rebecca Cattlin

Rebecca Cattlin

Rebecca Cattlin

Financial Writer

Rebecca is a financial writer for and City Index.  She has been writing about derivatives for the last four years.

Rebecca produces accessible, educational content on a range of topics such as options, fundamental and technical analysis, IPOs, stocks to watch and economic events.

She's particularly interested in renewable energy stocks and the trend toward sustainable investments.


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What is a pip in forex and how do you calculate its value?

Discover what a pip means in forex trading and how to calculate the value of a pip.

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Leveraged Trading Guide: What is Leverage in Trading?

We take a look at how leveraged trading works, and the risks it creates.

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November 30, 2022 03:30 AM
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Consumer staples stocks: definition and examples

Trading consumer staples stocks is a popular play during inflationary environments, due to consistent demand keeping their prices comparatively stable. Learn what consumer staples are and how you can speculate on their share prices.

Football stocks to watch in 2022: which football clubs can you buy shares in?

Did you know that the ups and downs of supporting a football team play out on its share price too? Football stocks move with results, revenues and scandals. Find out how you can trade shares of footballs stocks.

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November 17, 2022 08:00 AM

Burberry earnings preview: where next for Burberry stock?

Investors are hoping that British fashion house Burberry will be posting positive interim earnings, despite declining demand from China and worsening economic conditions.

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November 15, 2022 04:30 PM

Trading sugar futures: what is Sugar No.11?

Over 171 million metric tonnes of sugar are consumed worldwide by consumers, making it one of the most popular commodity markets for traders. Learn how to trade sugar futures and analyse what moves the market price.

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November 11, 2022 09:00 AM
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What are lumber futures and how do you trade them?

Lumber futures are a popular way to track the economy due to the construction industry’s reliance on the commodity. Find out how to speculate on the price of lumber here.

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November 9, 2022 11:00 AM

What are iron ore futures and how do you trade them?

Iron ore futures have experienced a rough 2022, falling amid declining demand from China. Find out everything you need to know about iron ore before you take a position.

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November 8, 2022 12:00 PM
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How to trade soybean prices online

Soybeans are one of the most-traded commodity markets after oil and natural gas. This makes soybean futures liquid but also volatile. Learn more about how to trade soybeans and what moves their price.

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Does Chinese New Year affect markets?

Various commodities, the yuan and some of the Chinese stock market can see volatility around the ‘Golden Week’ of Chinese New Year. Find out everything you need to know about trading the Chinese New Year.

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November 2, 2022 09:30 AM
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PayPal Q3 preview: where next for PayPal stock?

In spite of pressure from declining consumer spending, PayPal is expected to produce positive earnings this Q3, fuelling optimism about its long-term prospects.