- Plus500 said it expected its revenue and profits for the full year to be ahead of market expectations after it added new customers.

The spread betting trading house said strong momentum in both trading and attracting new customers continued through to the year end.

Record quarterly revenues were achieved in the final quarter of 2017 and approximately 246,000 new customers joined during the year. "Accordingly, the board anticipates revenues and profits for the year ended 31 December 2017 will be ahead of market expectations," Plus500 said.

At 8:27am: [LON:PLUS] Plus500 Ltd share price was +173p at 1054.5p

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