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Hi Paul This may seem like a silly question to the more experienced investor but can how can a low level individual investor like me get involved in a placing? I do my trading online via Internaxx (Formerly TD International) and can't see anything related to IPO's on the platform. I'd be interested in investing in Quiz but would rather not wait until the first…

Thanks Graham, I like the way you have cheekily shared your opinion on IG Group (LON:IGG) while keeping within the parameters of your small cap remit. I hold IG Group (LON:IGG) and Plus500 (LON:PLUS) so it's good to know you still feel there is a decent risk/reward in the CFD market generally. I live in Singapore and it's worth noting IG Group (LON:IGG) seem to…

I wouldn't worry too much about this. The CEO and biggest shareholder, Mahmud Kamani, has given himself the leeway to sell up to 11.3m of his 199m shares. That's less than 6% of his holding so I think it's safe to assume this relates more to his desire to start living like a multi-millionaire and less to do with him thinking the shares are over…

I thought 7% revenue growth wasn't too bad given the relatively modest valuation but I appreciate the effect of new regulation has not come into play yet. To be honest I did only buy them after the big CFD crash as I felt the risk/reward was very favourable. I'm sitting on a 20% profit now so contemplating cashing in my chips as it's probably not…

Fair play, it would be stretching the definition of small cap somewhat. The fact you also hold is reassuring enough. It's only a relatively minor, opportunistic holding for me anyway.

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