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Trading the Scottish Referendum | 9/18/2014 6:07:00 PM

Today, Thursday 18th September, residents of Scotland are voting on a binding referendum which includes the option of becoming an independent country by leaving the United Kingdom.

Cybersecurity Takes Full Stage | 9/12/2014 3:14:00 AM

In the world of finance, email hacking, website attacks, and identity theft have taken on a personality of their own and the field of cybersecurity has now become an industry worthy of monitoring. Investors and traders in all financial instruments should view cybersecurity seriously and be aware of the possible consequences involved.

Forex Money Management | 9/9/2014 9:23:00 AM

Traders tend to focus so much on trade entry strategies, thinking that this is the key to success. In fact, not only are trade entries less important than trade exits, both are less crucial to success than good money management.

Forex Scalping Strategies | 9/7/2014 4:08:00 PM

Scalping is a style of trading that has become very popular, mainly because it provides a lot of opportunities to make money. Learn some Forex scalping strategies here.

How to Choose an Islamic Forex Broker | 6/22/2014 1:37:00 PM

As the number and wealth of the global Islamic community has increased over recent decades, there has been a growing response within the financial services industry worldwide to provide more financial products and services that are compliant with Islamic law.

Can the 2014 World Cup Affect the Forex Market? | 6/15/2014 12:22:00 PM

Could the 2014 FIFA World Cup opening in Brazil this week affect the global Forex market? Read the full article from here.

How Retail Brokers use Overnight Swap Rates to Remove or Reduce their Clients' Trend-Following “Edge” | 5/19/2014 1:52:00 PM

Recently, I came across an interesting trading strategy, intended for futures trading but theoretically applicable to retail Forex trading. Learn about the strategy here.

Avoiding Psychological Traps That Ruin Your Trading | 4/20/2014 8:29:00 PM

The mantra that 90% of the struggle to become a profitable trader is fought and decided within the trader’s own head has become a persistent cliché within Forex educational literature.

Forex Holy Grail Update | 4/14/2014 9:07:00 AM

An “out of sample” analysis of the same strategies has now been completed. This analysis looks at the hypothetical performances of the same strategies but over a different time period.

Forex Holy Grail Conclusions | 3/31/2014 9:03:00 AM

Last week’s piece did include a statistical error, but as often happens with errors if they are discovered in time, it led me to some interesting conclusions which I am going to share with you today.

The Forex Holy Grail Revisited | 3/23/2014 9:35:00 PM

Last week I wrote about the market phenomena that is the true “holy grail” of the Forex markets. The phenomena is the statistical tendency of market to produce excessive returns, which can be “gamed” profitably by letting winning trades run to large reward to risk multiples, which cutting losing trades short by using relatively tight stop losses.

Discovering the Forex Holy Grail | 3/18/2014 1:59:00 AM

This is a title that is hard to read or write without smiling. The “holy grail” is the mother of all Forex jokes and cynical constructions.

Order Flow Trading Part Two | 3/3/2014 9:47:00 AM

Last week I began a series of articles about Order Flow Trading. We defined Order Flow trading as a wide-ranging term for styles of trading that are all focused on anticipating where large buy and sell orders would be located, and in trading along in tandem with those orders.

An Introduction to Order Flow Trading | 2/23/2014 4:06:00 PM

There is a lot of confusion and dispute over what exactly order flow trading is, let alone how it can be utilized as a profitable trading method. We will be exploring these subjects in a series of articles beginning today.

Advanced MACD Strategies | 2/12/2014 9:56:00 AM

Once we become familiar with the trading tools that are most common in the financial markets, it is important to start thinking about the ways these tools can be used.