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December 10, 2018
What is Volatility?

What is Volatility?

ü  Watch for breakouts from consolidations As long as an asset remains between the support and resistance of a tunnel, no action should be taken. In […]
December 10, 2018
History Behind Non-Farm Payrolls

History Behind Non-Farm Payrolls

Key Information to Look for in the NFP Report 1.    Employment Rate as a Percentage of the Overall Workforce The unemployment rate is defined as the […]
December 10, 2018

Volatility is Expected Due to UK Parliament’s Vote on EU Brexit Deal

Please be reminded that the UK parliament is scheduled to vote on PM Theresa May’s EU Brexit Deal on Tuesday, 11 December 2018. An increase in volatility is expected […]
December 10, 2018

The Withdrawal Agreement

After 18 months of Brexit negotiations between the UK and EU, a draft 585-page Withdrawal Agreement has finally been agreed. However, despite this development, Prime Minister […]
December 7, 2018
What Does Tranche Mean in Finance?

What Does Tranche Mean in Finance?

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac created mortgage backed securities in the 1970s. They bought loans from the bank and provided banks the opportunity to make more […]
December 5, 2018

Changes to Trading Hours Due to Memorial of Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush

Please be informed that U.S. financial markets will be closed on Wednesday, 5 December 2018, to honor the memory of former U.S. President George H.W. Bush. The […]
December 4, 2018

Is The US Economy Losing Stream?

In recent years, the US economy has been an undeniable success story. The level of economic growth has outperformed other major economies. However, nervousness has gripped […]
November 29, 2018
What is Tunnel Trading?

What is Tunnel Trading?

High volatility in the market can be extremely nerve-racking and can put a trader’s skills to the test. However, this is what makes trading more exciting, […]
November 29, 2018
CFDs vs Futures

CFDs vs Futures

Derivatives are said to have existed as far back as the ancient Greek and Mesopotamian civilisations. Of course, at that time, derivatives were merely verbal agreements, […]
November 28, 2018
Are Professional Poker Players Good Traders?

Are Professional Poker Players Good Traders?

Vanessa Selbst, three times winner of the World Series of Poker and the only woman to reach the #1 ranking on the Global Poker Index, started […]
November 28, 2018

Changes to Trading Hours of UKOil

Please be aware that there has been an update to the regular trading hours of the following product: Product Trading Hours in GMT UKOil (Cash CFD) […]
November 28, 2018

Update to Terms of Business

Please be informed that this email is formal notification that pursuant to clause 30.10(iii) we have amended our Terms of Business with effect from Monday, 10 December […]
November 26, 2018
Top 10 Professional Traders

Top 10 Professional Traders

The top 10 professional traders in the world earned a combined total of an estimated $11.15 billion in 2017. The top 4 actually crossed the $1 […]
November 26, 2018
How do Professional Traders Trade?

How do Professional Traders Trade?

Every amateur trader aspires to follow in the footsteps of greats like George Soros, Bill Lipschutz, Andrew Kreiger and more, who seem to have cracked the […]
November 22, 2018
Great Forex Trading Books to Read

Great Forex Trading Books to Read

The most expensive book ever sold was Codex Leicester by Leonardo Da Vinci, bought by Bill Gates for $30.8 million. Regardless of what tools technology might provide […]
November 21, 2018

Why Have Crude Oil Prices Fallen

Earlier in 2018, we saw oil prices soar. The combination of output decisions by OPEC and a strong US dollar excited investors. However, in the last […]
November 20, 2018
CFDs vs Warrants

CFDs vs Warrants

Derivatives have been traded worldwide since ancient times. In the 18th century, there was a major breakthrough in Japan, with the establishment of the first secondary […]
November 13, 2018

Changes to Trading Hours for UKOil & Thanksgiving Holidays

Please be aware that there has been an update to the regular trading hours of the following product: Product Trading Hours in GMT UKOil (Cash CFD) […]
November 6, 2018

The UK budget 2018

On Monday 29th October at 15:30 GMT, the UK government announced its latest Budget in the House of Commons. Chancellor Philip Hammond spent 72 minutes explaining […]
November 5, 2018

Scheduled Maintenance of Infinitum™ This Weekend

Please take note that Infinitum™, our back office system, will be undergoing general maintenance this Friday, 9 Nov, 23:00 (GMT) – Sunday, 11 Nov 2018, 15:00 (GMT). […]