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Forex Articles

Forex Swing Trading Strategies | 4/12/2015 6:00:00 AM

Forex trading styles can be classified by the length of time traders expect a winning trade to last. Today, I am covering Forex swing trading, where trades may be held from one to a few days.

Forex, CFDs, ETFs: What are They? | 3/22/2015 2:56:01 AM

Previously, we looked at how to decide whether to trade Forex, Futures, or ETFs. It is also useful to know exactly what all these different and often confusing terms mean, so it is worth taking a closer look at exactly what is on offer at retail Forex brokerages under these labels.

Forex, CFDs, ETFs: What to Trade? | 3/8/2015 5:00:00 AM

Today, opening a Forex brokerage account is about much more than trading currencies. With more and more brokers offering an increasingly wide range of assets beyond currency pairs, it is easy to either feel like a kid in a candy store, or completely overwhelmed. Figure out what to trade here.

How to Have a Wide Stop-loss and Still Maintain an Excellent Risk/Reward Ratio | 2/16/2015 10:13:05 AM

Most traders believe that in order to have a great risk reward ratio on their trades, they need to have a tight stop – or at least as tight as possible. Get the Forex trading strategies for maintaining excellent risk/reward ratios here.

A Forex Position Trading Strategy | 2/5/2015 10:21:24 AM

Over the last year and a half, there have been some great trends, most noticeably short JPY first, and then the recent long USD trend. In these conditions, a lot of traders start to wonder why they are not making the kinds of trades where winners are left to run for weeks or even months, collecting thousands of pips in profit in the process.

Q & A About CHF | 1/20/2015 11:18:36 AM

Over the past few days the Forex world has been rocked by the wild, sudden rise in the Swiss Franc last Thursday, which eventually stabilised at a gain of about 15% against all the major currencies. We’ve all got questions about how and why this happened, and what it means, so let’s try to answer them.

3 Ways to Stop Your Account Blowing Up in a Wild Market | 1/18/2015 11:56:18 AM

Last Thursday’s wild movement by the Swiss Franc wiped out a lot of Forex traders who were short of the currency. However, there were three things these unfortunate traders could have done that probably would have ensured their accounts survived to trade another day.

5 Ways to Spot a Scammy Forex Broker | 12/23/2014 10:40:38 AM

If you are looking for a new Forex broker, or wondering if your broker is giving you an acceptable deal, then here’s a checklist of a few things for you to consider when making your evaluation.

The Tokyo Stock Exchange | 11/23/2014 7:36:00 AM

The Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE), the second largest stock exchange in the world, follows closely behind the New York Stock Exchange, based on monetary volume. It has also become a major player in the world of stock trading throughout the world.

All Currencies Are Not Equal | 11/19/2014 11:50:00 AM

Traders tend to focus on the here and now of price movements, watching a range of currency pairs and picking whichever ones look most active or technically interesting to trade.

Pin Bar Success - Keep it Simple | 11/18/2014 8:14:00 AM

Trading a Pin Bar is simple. The fundamental and political events surrounding the market are complicated and change over time. The technical principles based on human reactions to those events don’t change. Learn more about Pin Bar success here.

Stock Investing Explained | 11/16/2014 9:11:00 AM

Although equity trading has been around in one form or another for centuries, new as well as experienced traders don’t always understand exactly how stock markets work or what mechanisms make them tick.

Stock Market Analysis - LSE vs. NYSE | 11/9/2014 6:34:00 AM

The London Stock Exchange is situated in the city of London at Paternoster Square close to Saint Paul’s Cathedral and is one of the world’s oldest stock exchanges. Get an interesting analysis about both the London Stock Exchange and New York Stock Exchange here.

3 Soldiers + Retest Candlestick Pattern | 11/6/2014 9:55:00 AM

The analysis of Japanese candlestick patterns is a tried and tested Forex trading method. Learn some Forex trading strategies here.

The NYSE and the Crash of 1929 | 11/6/2014 8:50:00 AM

The New York Stock Exchange was founded in 1817 but its origins date back to May 17th, 1792 when a group of stockbrokers and merchants signed an agreement under a buttonwood tree on Wall Street.