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How To Profit From Forex
By Jim Klein

Forex trading, is one of the most important markets worldwide, it is a very profitable opportunity and can bring enormous earnings to traders. Forex trading can also be very risky, especially to the new inexperienced traders. That is why every trader must trade smart and improve his/her own trading tactic… READ FULL ARTICLE


Common Flaws In Forex Trading
By Steve Wilson

Many traders are very attracted to the sophistication offered by the multi indicators and use them in their forex trading systems. Many of the confluence system indicators show the price movement and in no way adds any value to the trade. Due to this, the traders either end up over bought or over sold technical indicators… READ FULL ARTICLE


Mini Forex Trading
By Mark Gamble

Mini Forex trading is good for people who have just started in the forex market and with not enough funds to open a regular account. It requires a smaller capital compared to regular forex accounts, a minimum of $300. With mini forex trading, you can control a $10,000 currency position. The key here is leverage. Because of leverage… READ FULL ARTICLE


Forex Trading: Open 24-Hours A Day
By Trey Clifford

If you want to earn some extra income aside from the income you earn from your regular job or business, then maybe it’s time for you to enter the financial market. One kind of financial market that many people were able to earn a secondary income from is the forex market.Aside from the fact that the Forex market can give… READ FULL ARTICLE


Forex Trading Signal Services
By James Bean

There are some Forex traders that dream about finding great a set and unfortunately forget forex trading signal services which are simple to follow, profitable and convenient. They would then just copy the daily currency recommendations into their Forex broker dealing station and watch their trading account grow… READ FULL ARTICLE


Moving Averages 101
By Jake Spencer

Moving averages in the Forex market is simply a way to smooth out the price action of the market. There are many different types of moving averages, and the two most common types are the exponential moving average and the simple moving average. The simple moving averages are the easiest form of moving averages… READ FULL ARTICLE


Call and Put
By Call and Put

Trusted Binary Brokers: How to Find Legitimate Binary Options Trading Platforms

There are a lot of opportunities for us to get some extra income from, and the concept of trading binary options is… READ FULL ARTICLE


Fibonacci & Forex
By Mark Richardson

Forex trading uses something that is called Fibonacci ratios, and these are used a lot. These ratios are just a fraction of the studies done on Fibonacci. Leonardo Fibonacci was an Italian mathematician who became famous for discovering a simple number series that created ratios which described the proportions of… READ FULL ARTICLE


Practice Makes Perfect – Forex
By Clark Grant

Have you ever heard of the 10,000-hour rule? It’s a rule of success coined by writer and journalist Malcolm Gladwell. Quite simply, the rule states that in order to achieve mastery of something one must have spent either 10,000 hours practicing that craft or have been practicing that craft for a minimum of 10 years… READ FULL ARTICLE


Spotting Forex Fraud
By Jim Avery

As the popularity of Forex increases so too does the number of scam artists attempting to cash in on the Forex gravy train. Since Forex involves trading money internationally, often over the Internet, a whole new breed of scams have come about. Ironically many of these scam artists are finding their marks through news… READ FULL ARTICLE


Why New FX Traders Should Trade Binary Options First
By Chad Simmons

Let’s face it, trading FX is very alluring. After all, you’re offered tremendous leverage (AKA more bang for your buck), an array of trading hours to chose from (the market is open 24 hours a day, 6 days a week) and an opportunity to make or lose a fortune… READ FULL ARTICLE


Currency Trading – Common Indicators
By An Nguyen

In currency trading there are a few common chart indicators that could be used in your system to help minimize trading risks. The several common charts indictors that are used to read and evaluated the market by Forex traders helping them make more knowledgeable trading decisions in the market. The charts include… READ FULL ARTICLE


Calculating Profit & Loss in Forex
By Julia Stavros

The foreign exchange market, or Forex market, is an around-the-clock cash market where the currencies of nations are bought and sold. Forex trading is always done in currency pairs. For example, you buy Euros, paying with U.S. Dollars, or you sell Canadian Dollars for Japanese Yen. The value of your Forex investment… READ FULL ARTICLE


Forex: Putting The Odds In Your Favour
By Dick Clark

How does an investor set themselves up for success when thinking about a market as large and volatile as the Foreign Exchange? Also known as the FOREX market, the Foreign Exchange allows investors to speculate on the movement of currency exchange rates between different countries. It is impossible to… READ FULL ARTICLE


Forex: Moving Average Convergence/Divergence
By Jessica Wang

When the market breaks out of a channel, either rising above the resistance level or dropping below support lines, use the momentum technique with the MACD. This is generally a position trade, lasting several days or even a month… READ FULL ARTICLE


The Trending Market of Forex
By Raji Das

The Forex market is famously known for high liquidity and large volumes of transactions, which can occur all days though the week. These characteristics highly contribute to make the Forex market making it a very trendy market with few trends less periods during the whole trading period… READ FULL ARTICLE


Forex Day Trading – Could Be A Bad Idea
By Ralph Nelson Elliot

One of the best known and least understood theories of technical analysis in forex trading is the Elliot Wave Theory. Developed in the 1920s by Ralph Nelson Elliot as a method of predicting trends in the stock market, the Elliot Wave theory applies fractal mathematics to movements in the market to make predictions… READ FULL ARTICLE


Forex Day Trading – Could Be A Bad Idea
By Jessica Wang

The Forex market has understandably become one of the most attractive and popular financial markets in the world. Operating around the clock via a decentralized network of central banks, investment institutions, hedge funds, and similar institutions, the Forex market allows traders to speculate on the movement of currency… READ FULL ARTICLE


Factors That Affect Forex Trading
By Jordan Goldstein

One of the realities of forex trading is that you work alone almost all of the time. The reason for this is because forex trading is done mostly online with investors looking at market trends and numbers, making decisions based on what they hear and see online. Consequently, there is very little interaction with other human beings… READ FULL ARTICLE


Factors That Affect Forex Trading
By Jessica Wang

Several external factors that affect forex trading market during course of a trading day, these factors include trade data figures reports such as unemployment, international trade, GDP and manufacturing etc, the results of growth or decline in these… READ FULL ARTICLE


Secret Tips Of Successful Trading
By Jessica Wang

Forex market is the largest trading network in the world with about $5 trillion dollars being exchanged every day. There are dozens of different currencies traded but the big players to focus on are all traded with the US dollar and include: EUR (Euro)… READ FULL ARTICLE


7 Steps For Choosing A Right Forex Broker
By Clark Grant

When society develops, people’s needs are also growing. We tend to have need for convenience system set up for us or apt to fail. The Forex market is a robust place constantly growing and setting new industry standards with technologies. Today when we trade in the market, we need to work with market makers or a… READ FULL ARTICLE


A Profitable Forex Strategy
By Clark Grant

We can say that making money in the forex market has become increasingly popular in society. However, it is not an easy task. In fact, you only need to know a bit of education and knowledge about the market you can easily make a profit. Ultimately, the system simply creates wealth. If you analyze and think… READ FULL ARTICLE


Who Are Forex Traders?
By Jordan Goldstein

Forex brokers are individuals or companies that are paid to provide knowledgeable assistance to individual traders or companies trading in the forex market. Forex brokers are not just your average run-of-the-mill trader. Most if not all of them have years of forex experience and knowledge under their belt. Usually they’ll… READ FULL ARTICLE


Forex Trading – Why Is Forex Trading So Popular? Part 2
By Mark Zamani

Trade anywhere and everywhere, all you really need is an internet connection, lucky we are here in a technology era most of us carry smartphone with internet access, which gives us opportunity to be a click away from accessing large amounts… READ FULL ARTICLE


Forex Trading – Getting Started Part 1
By Mark Zamani

The FX market is the largest financial market in the world about $5.3 trillion traded every day in 2013, larger than all the US equity and Treasury markets combined together!
Other financial markets must operate at a centralized location such as stock exchange; the Forex market is not… READ FULL ARTICLE


Exiting A Trade
By Jordan Goldstein

One very important thing I learned about the trading process when I first began trading Forex was the importance of entering and leaving at the right time. I never had a problem figuring out the right time to enter a position but in fact the problem was figuring… READ FULL ARTICLE


Forex Market vs Stock Market
By Jordan Goldstein

A few years ago, I had graduated from college and was struggling for months to land a job. Then one day the idea of investing popped into my head, I don’t exactly remember why and… READ FULL ARTICLE


Buy Low – Sell High Forex
By Jordan Goldstein

They say money can’t buy happiness, but let’s be honest life would definitely be a lot of fun if you had yacht, lived in a massive mansion, nice Lamborghini and can afford to jet set around the world in your private jet. But how do you obtain this “money”? In the day and age we live in today there are so many lucrative… READ FULL ARTICLE


Fundamental Forex Analysis
By Louise Doan

A good currency trader will do market analysis to execute their trading strategy. In this article we will discuss fundamental analysis. Another common form of analysis is technical analysis. This article is aimed for you should have a better understanding of fundamental analysis and how to use it as part of your currency forex… READ FULL ARTICLE


Mindset Of A Trader
By Louise Doan

Forex traders that get cheap thrills from simply engaging into trading in the “market” whether it be winning or losing. This destruction of financial gains and self-sabotaging habits will cause most traders to lose more money over the long run… READ FULL ARTICLE


5 Things You Must Do To Become A Disciplined Forex Trader
By Louise Doan

With gigantic amounts money being traded in the forex market daily, you are bound to see an astonishing amount of traders lose money. To become a great trader you must have these 5… READ FULL ARTICLE


How To Read Forex Charts
By Jessica Wang

Talking about forex chart, forex chart is among the most basic tools in a forex trader’s arsenal. Simply put, it is a graph of a particular currency pair’s performance over a given period of… READ FULL ARTICLE


How To Read Forex Charts
By Jessica Wang

If you are a potential investment player who would like to make it big in the financial business world, then what you need to learn is forex trading. This forex is also known as the foreign exchange market is one of the largest financial markets in the world with and estimates of about $1.5 trillion turn over’s every day… READ FULL ARTICLE