January 16, 2019
What is Behavioural Finance?

What is Behavioural Finance?

One of emerging areas in global economics and finance is behavioural finance, which investigates the emotional and cognitive factors that impact the financial decision-making process of […]
January 14, 2019
Trader Tweets of the Year

Trader Tweets of the Year

When we think of tweets these days, the first person that tends to come to mind is US President Donald Trump. His frequent use of Twitter […]
December 24, 2018
Market Execution vs Pending Order

Market Execution vs Pending Order

When you put in a request to purchase or sell an asset, that order goes into a handling framework that puts in a few orders before […]
December 13, 2018
What is a Shareholder?

What is a Shareholder?

Saving for retirement seems unnecessary during one’s youth, but that’s when one should build their nest egg. The more time you give your money, the more […]
December 10, 2018
What is Liquidity?

What is Liquidity?

  Liquidity is something that many investors fail to take into consideration or understand, which then leads to the failure of their financial plans during critical […]
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
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 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 […]
March 7, 2018

Top Forex Analysts of the World

The decentralized nature of the forex market makes it difficult to identify who is a highly successful trader and who is not, but one thing that […]
March 7, 2018

Islamic Accounts: What makes them different

Shariah law lays out the way in which Muslims should manage their money. The law taken from the Qur’an and the Sunnah (the way) rests on […]
March 7, 2018

The Biggest Trading Forums

Forex traders need to keep abreast of the happenings in the financial markets, economies of the countries whose currencies they are trading in and even the […]
March 7, 2018

Analysing Trading Sentiment through Twitter

Social media is fast emerging as the quickest source of information for any domain, including the financial markets. There was a time when traders used to […]
March 7, 2018

Wine and Forex: What is the Relationship?

When we talk about wine and forex, we aren’t suggesting that you get cosy with glass of red and then make forex trading decisions! What we […]
March 7, 2018

Indian Wedding Season: How it Affects the Gold Price

Demand for gold has been driven by emotional, cultural and financial factors for generations, with India being one of the major consumers of this precious metal. […]
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