Strategies

December 14, 2017

Mechanics of the Carry Trade Strategy

A forex trading strategy implemented over a longer time frame and involving trades aimed at taking advantage of the interest rate differential between two currencies is […]
December 14, 2017

Trading Economics – Is this a Strategy?

All markets, especially the currency markets, respond quickly to economic news, not only of a specific country but from all across the world. With a large […]
December 14, 2017

Pivot Point SAR Strategies

Trading in forex or CFDs is not only about looking for the start of a trend, it is also about looking for its end, so as […]
November 15, 2017

The Dead Cat Bounce

One of the many popular strategies for short trades in forex is also one of the more macabre-named – Dead Cat Bounce. The term was first […]
November 10, 2017

Three Rising / Falling Valleys

Three rising valleys and three falling peaks may sound like an incomplete haiku to most people, but to traders it sounds more like the ring of […]
November 10, 2017

Range Bars vs Renko Charts

Forex trading with the help of candlestick, line and bar charts that are time based is fairly common. While all these charts are drawn on an […]
November 10, 2017

How do Island Reversal Patterns work?

While it may sound like the end of your holiday in the sun, an Island Reversal, is in fact not such a depressing thought. It is […]
November 10, 2017

Head and Shoulder Patterns

Recognising certain charting patterns as they are forming can be exhilarating and leave you holding your breathe as you anticipate the completion of the pattern. No […]
November 10, 2017

Trading Flag Patterns

Continuation patterns or patterns reflecting the continuation of a trend are a category of technical tools used by traders to make successful forex trading decisions. These […]
November 10, 2017

Diamond Bottoms and Tops

Successful forex trades require the use of trading strategies that are based on signals or indicators that are proven and tested. Reversal indicators play a crucial […]
November 10, 2017

What is the Cat’s Ears Pattern?

The one thing that occupies the maximum mind-space of a trader is trying to make more and more accurate predictions of future price movements. Although price […]
November 10, 2017
Bullish Gartley

Bullish and Bearish Gartleys

There’s a great quote accredited to Chinese philosopher, Lao-Tsu “Knoweldge is the treasure, but practice is the key to it”. As any experienced trader will tell […]
October 16, 2017

How does Forex Mean Reversion work?

Nothing is permanent in this world, right? This is especially true in the case of forex prices which is what allows traders to speculate in the […]
October 16, 2017

Neutral Networks in Forex Trading

In an era when artificial intelligence is increasingly finding favour in many fields, forex trading is also showing keen interest in the concept of neural networks. […]
October 16, 2017
Gapping

Gapping in the Market

A “gap” in the market is the price movement of an asset, including a currency, stock, commodity, etc., during a period when no trading has occurred. […]
October 16, 2017

6 Hedge Fund Strategies

If you’ve been trading in currencies, you will be familiar with how volatile the forex market can be. This volatility, while throwing up a host of […]
October 16, 2017

What is Swap Arbitrage?

Arbitrage, as you probably already know, is the simultaneous buying and selling of a currency to profit from the differences in prices or market inefficiencies. Several […]
September 21, 2017

How do Forex Grids Work?

Do you like to drive fast cars, base jump or play with volatility? Then as a trader forex grids might be a technique that will get […]
September 21, 2017

What are Synthetic Pairs?

Just when you thought you’d heard every crazy name in the forex trading industry, along comes ‘synthetic’ and all you can visualize is rolls of rayon […]
September 21, 2017

Does the Martingale Strategy work?

If you’ve been considering using the martingale strategy for forex trading, you were probably attracted by the prospect of the almost 100% profitability it advertises. In […]
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