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October 10, 2019
The US Trade Deficit: Why Is It Important?

The US Trade Deficit: Why Is It Important?

For a long time now, economists have argued whether a trade deficit is harmful for the domestic economy. While there are theories that propose that a […]
October 10, 2019
5 Tips to Keep in Mind While Trading Bitcoin

5 Tips to Keep in Mind While Trading Bitcoin

After a period of prolonged losses through 2018, Bitcoin’s price surge in 2019 was a major relief for investors. The coin gained steadily through the first […]
October 4, 2019
5 Asian Economies That Might Benefit from Escalations in the US-China Trade War

5 Asian Economies That Might Benefit from Escalations in the US-China Trade War

The escalating trade war between the US and China is hurting the global economy. Investor confidence is suffering, especially with regards to smaller US companies, while […]
September 30, 2019

Change of Trading Hours Due to October Holidays and Australian DST

Please be aware that due to the October holidays, there will be a change in trading hours for the following products: Product National Day of China Day […]
September 27, 2019
Japan’s Lost Decade – A Brief History and Implications

Japan’s Lost Decade – A Brief History and Implications

A slowdown in global growth and an increasingly dovish stance by major Central Banks define the global economy today. Big economies like the US and China […]
September 27, 2019
How Does Consumer Spending Affect the US and UK Economy?

How Does Consumer Spending Affect the US and UK Economy?

Consumer spending is an important indicator of a nation’s economic health. A domestic economy is made up of individuals, companies and the government, spending on various […]
September 27, 2019
Should the US Federal Reserve Further Lower Its Interest Rates?

Should the US Federal Reserve Further Lower Its Interest Rates?

On July 31, 2019, the US Federal Reserve slashed its interest rates by 0.25%, for the first time in 10 years. Its key benchmark interest rate […]
September 16, 2019
The Future of Banking in the World of Cryptocurrencies

The Future of Banking in the World of Cryptocurrencies

In an historic speech, given at the Annual Economic Symposium held at Wyoming, USA, in August 2019, the Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, […]
September 16, 2019
Why CFD Trading is a Good Option Against the Backdrop of the US China Trade War

Why CFD Trading is a Good Option Against the Backdrop of the US China Trade War

As the United States and China fail to agree on a compromise, fears of huge repercussions on the global economy rise. The International Monetary Fund’s World […]
September 16, 2019

Top 5 Warning Signs in 2019 of a Future Global Recession

The global financial markets are a highly sophisticated space today, with some of the best minds and technological tools available to predict future market movements. There […]
September 16, 2019
Using Multi Timeframe Analysis in Forex Trading

Using Multi Timeframe Analysis in Forex Trading

Understanding the underlying market trend and then developing strategies around it is one of the critical aspects of successful forex trading. Trends can be classified into […]
September 16, 2019
Is the UK Stock Market Shrinking Due to Brexit?

Is the UK Stock Market Shrinking Due to Brexit?

An ongoing global slowdown is hurting the major stock markets worldwide. They are shrinking right before our eyes. De-equitisation, which means that companies are buying more […]
September 16, 2019
Factors that Affect Global Crude Oil Prices

Factors that Affect Global Crude Oil Prices

One of the world’s primary energy resources, crude oil has always been in high demand and traded in large volumes. This commodity can be refined into […]
September 16, 2019
London’s Forex Market Surges to Record High. Here’s Why People are Trading More FX Than Ever

London’s Forex Market Surges to Record High. Here’s Why People are Trading More FX Than Ever

The London foreign exchange market is the reason for the country’s crucial place in the global financial services industry. The UK has a strategically important geographical […]
September 16, 2019
What is the Cause of the US-China Trade War?

What is the Cause of the US-China Trade War?

Economic conflicts between nations, resulting from extreme protectionism, where states impose trade barriers against each other, tend to impact the global economy. The ongoing US-China trade […]
September 16, 2019
The Risks and Rewards of Trading the Forex Market

The Risks and Rewards of Trading the Forex Market

The forex market is one of the largest and most popular financial markets, with an average daily turnover of approximately $5.3 trillion. Many factors make it […]
September 16, 2019
What Factors Impact the British Pound?

What Factors Impact the British Pound?

The Pound Sterling was once the world’s dominant currency, a position that was taken over by the US Dollar, following World War II. But, the Great […]
September 16, 2019
Importance of Japanese Candlesticks in Technical Analysis

Importance of Japanese Candlesticks in Technical Analysis

Japanese candlestick charts were created with the aim of showing a significant relationship between market prices and supply & demand of commodities. Today, these charts are […]
September 6, 2019
Trading the Gartley Pattern – What is it and How to Trade it?

Trading the Gartley Pattern – What is it and How to Trade it?

A harmonic chart pattern, named after its inventor, HM Gartley, is one of the most classic retracement patterns followed by traders. It can help find early […]
September 6, 2019
How Does the US Dollar Affect Commodity Prices?

How Does the US Dollar Affect Commodity Prices?

Although every commodity has distinct trading characteristics and market movements, investors have historically found a strong correlation between the greenback and commodity prices. Typically, there exists […]