IndexGain Blog for Football Index Traders

The Spread of Panic, Misinformation and A Corona Virus: A Football Index Case Study

“The Boss” Bruce Springsteen once sang that “you can’t start a fire without a spark”. This week, the Coronavirus definitely proved to be more of a powder keg ready to explode. The ripples of this have...

The Benefits of Order Books

As many of you are no doubt aware, Football Index are implementing an order book for the platform. Over on IndexGain, I’ve picked up a lot of chatter (and had several personal messages) expressi...

February 2020 Round Up – Climbers, Fallers, Winners & Emergers

IndexGain activity We launched our brand new xDivs report looking at all player match day scores, not just winning ones, by position and day type to determine the probability of each possible score wi...

Champions League Tactical Preview: Dortmund v PSG

This has to be one of the most interesting tactical battles of the round! How will each team counter the others set up and what impact might it have on Football Index? Tuchel has PSG playing with the ...

IndexGain xDivs Explained

Implied Matchday Dividends was a statistic IndexGain first released at the tail end of 2018. No stat in isolation is perfect, but as stats go this one could be very illuminating. So we have decided to...

Summary of Q&A with Adam Cole on 28th Jan 2020

Last night Adam Cole took to stage on Twitter and provided traders with a bit of an update on what we expect to see soon from Football Index. If you are a new trader on the platform, then read on as m...

The Psychology of Football Index

From a psychological perspective, Football Index has it all. High emotions, subjective opinions, predictions about the future, financial consequences to our decisions and a shared love of football at ...

December 2019 Round Up – Climbers, Fallers, Winners & Emergers

Market activity The FOOTIE for December 2019 represents the rollercoaster of emotions experienced throughout the month which included a Depay season ending injury as well as portfolio rebalancing ahea...

New BuzzPro Filters – Look Back Windows and Excluding Internationals

In our latest round of updates to BuzzPro, we’ve now rolled out the ability to view Football Index and Opta match data over various look back windows as well as excluding those international fix...

Summary of the Q&A with Adam Cole (CEO of Football Index)

In the run up to the increased marketing activity planned by Football Index over the next few weeks, it seemed timely for Adam Cole to reach out to the twitter community to do a bit of a Q&A. Here...