December 10, 2018
What is Trading Sentiment?

What is Trading Sentiment?

Trading is all about making informed decisions, keeping emotions at bay. And yet, despite much effort, sentiments do end up affecting not just a single trader’s […]
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 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 […]
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 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 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 […]
October 26, 2018
The Forex Bank Trading System

The Forex Bank Trading System

The inter-bank market accounts for a huge volume of currency trading. Banks of different sizes trade currencies with each other through electronic networks here. In addition, […]
October 25, 2018
When to Exit a Trade

When to Exit a Trade

Traders love to micro-manage their entry decisions, down to the last few pennies. Of course, this is important, but what can make or break the trade […]
October 25, 2018
How Do Pivot Points Influence Trading?

How Do Pivot Points Influence Trading?

Pivot points in trading are price levels that are considered by traders as indicators of possible market movement; turning points of market momentum. During times when […]
October 23, 2018
What is the Inside Bar?

What is the Inside Bar?

One popular forex trading strategy, which employs pure price action data, is the Inside Bar pattern. This is a two-bar candlestick pattern, where we see a […]
October 23, 2018
The Naked Chart vs. Indicators

The Naked Chart vs. Indicators

If you get supremely excited by looking at a range of technical indicators on your trading terminal, shiny new tools to add to your daily charts, […]
October 23, 2018
A Brief Introduction to Channel Trading

A Brief Introduction to Channel Trading

Price action traders utilise patterns formed on their charts through the movement of currency prices to make trading decisions. The channel pattern is an effective technical […]
October 19, 2018
The Small Loss Big Win Strategy

The Small Loss-Big Win Strategy

You might have heard the popular phrase in forex trading, “Cut your losses short, but let your profits run on.” This means that traders need to […]
October 16, 2018
What to think about when analysing trading statements

What to think about when analysing trading statements

It is important for investors to regularly review their trade or account statements. Not only do these documents help to stay on top of all investment […]
October 16, 2018
How Important Is Trading Psychology

How Important Is Trading Psychology

When it comes to trading it’s important to understand that our emotions heavily impact our actions. Negative emotions like fear and greed are as bad as […]
October 9, 2018
Top 5 Forex News Sites

Top 5 Forex News Sites

Currency prices move in tandem with major news releases around the globe. Events like election results, natural disasters, war, release of economic reports, appointment of a […]