Success as the 10,000th Copy of Financial Betting for Dummies is Sent Out

Douglas, Isle of Man, United Kingdom, March 07, 2009 --( Financial bookmaker is celebrating as the 10,000th copy of their Financial Betting For Dummies book is posted out this week.

Financial Betting For Dummies sets out to prove that there is nothing complicated about financial betting and has been available to order completely free-of-charge from the website since November.

The 10,000th copy completes part of’s campaign to educate people about how financial betting is a simple and low-risk way of making money on the stock markets that offers an ideal opportunity for the absolute beginner to learn about trading.

Ryan Kneale, Market Analyst at comments:

“There has never been a more exciting time to get involved in financial betting – with the markets fluctuating wildly at the moment; there are windfall profits to be made.

Our clients come from all walks of with many having previously known nothing about the markets or financial trading.”

Since the book’s launch in November 2008, has seen a 48% increase in traffic to the site and a 26% increase in the number of new accounts opened compared to the preceding six months.

Copies of the book remain available to download absolutely free from the website at and includes a £25 voucher to get people started on the site.

Written by a well-know financial journalist under the pseudonym Douglas Gallagher, the book is part of the ‘For Dummies’ series of reference books for beginners. It is written in a typically light-hearted and approachable style, aimed at dispelling common misplaced fears for all those who want to increase their fixed odds financial betting confidence.


High-resolution images of the book are available upon request

Notes to editors:

Launched in 2007, is a fixed-odds financial betting website which offers a range of 10 different types of fixed-risk bets on financial markets, single stocks, stock indices and the foreign exchange markets. Bets are fully customisable and operate through a real-time dealing interface. Customers can test the site out for free by opening an account with 10,000 virtual dollars.

As well as providing the largest range of bet types in the marketplace, the company offers a range of unique bet options not available through other betting sites. The website allows clients to "build their own bets" by adjusting the parameters using a sliding bar feature to optimise the price-payout ratio and specify the length of each bet, giving clients more control and price transparency. is owned and managed by Trinitas Capital (IOM) Ltd, based in the Isle of Man in the British Isles. The company is fully licensed to offer financial bets by the Isle of Man government.
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