S&P 500 Spread Betting Guide

The US Stock Market


Live S&P 500 Index Chart and Prices



Where Can I Spread Bet on the S&P 500 Index?

Most FCA regulated spread betting firms offer live prices and charts on the S&P 500 (aka USA 500, US 500, US 500 and SPX 500).

See the table below for a comparison.


S&P 500 100 Spread Betting Comparison

Company Index Min
Stake
UK
100
Spread
Germany
30
Spread
Wall
Street
Spread
S&P
500
Spread
NASDAQ
100
Spread
Japan
255
Spread
Apply
Financial Spreads Review £0.50 0.8 (5) 1 (2) 1 (4) 3 0.5 8 Apply
City Index Review £1 1 (+) 1 (+) 1.6 (+) 6 1 (+) 8 (+) Apply
ETX Capital Review £0.50 1 (2,6) 1 (2,6) 1 (2) 5 1 (2) Variable Apply
IG Review £1-5 1 (4) 1 (5) 1.8 (5.8) 5 (9) 1 (3) 8 (30) Apply
InterTrader Review £1 Variable Variable Variable Variable Variable Variable Apply


Warren Buffett Likes the S&P 500 Index

What does Warren Buffett think about the S&P 500? He’s thinks it’s a good choice… but for long-term non-leveraged buy.

I.e. rather than spread betting on the S&P 500 he likes it for a long-term buy and hold.

See Where Did Warren Buffett Advise His Wife to Put Her Money?



Guide to Spread Betting on S&P 500 Shares

To help you we have created guides on popular firms. Each guide answers key questions such as:
  • Where can I spread bet on the US company?
  • Where can I find live charts and prices for that US company?
  • How to spread bet on the share to go up / down?
For a guide to a particular tech firm, simply click on the relevant link below.

Company Code Ticker Live Chart Live Prices Guide
Alibaba BABA Chart Prices Guide
Amazon AMZN Chart Prices Guide
Apple AAPL Chart Prices Guide
Goldman Sachs GS Chart Prices Guide
Google (Alphabet) GOOG Chart Prices Guide
Netflix NFLX Chart Prices Guide
Starbucks SBUX Chart Prices Guide
Tesla Motors TSLA Chart Prices Guide
Twitter TWTR Chart Prices Guide

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AuthorAlex Turner

Senior Editor, SpreadBetMagazine

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