Online trading for beginners

While online trading is mostly marketed as an easy way to achieve financial success and independence, the truth is that it requires a substantial amount of time and luck to remain consistently profitable over a long period of time. Beginner traders should first focus on education rather than profits. 

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Why you should refer to a forex economic calendar before every trade

Forex news can have a significant albeit short-term impact on currency exchange rates. If the news is unexpected or doesn’t confirm the market’s sentiment, you are likely going to notice sharp spikes and increased volatility as liquidity dries down.

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Forex signals and social trading

Trading signals or forex signals offer an effortless approach to trading the markets for beginner traders. The caveat, however, is that not all signals are of high quality - some of them shouldn’t even be considered while others should be avoided at all costs.

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Trading the markets with the MetaTrader 4 app

Innovation in technology goes hand in hand with the fintech world and forex brokers have always strived to remain at the forefront of technological developments in order to remain relevant and provide meaningful solutions to challenges faced by their clients. 

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Trading stocks for beginners

Investing in the stock market is arguably the soundest approach to generating capital in the long-term. However, investors interested in a more active method of trading can take advantage of much more market opportunities by trading stock CFDs instead.

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CFD trading: a beginners guide

CFDs (Contracts for difference) are financial derivatives that derive their value on an underlying instrument. While you can profit by exchanging one currency for another, retail forex traders prefer using currency contracts for the purposes of speculation. 

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Trading the forex market and the risks involved

Trading forex is inherently risky because of the dramatic price movements and volatility in the market. However, it could be argued, that the reason most traders fail is because of poor decision making and a lack of effective risk and money management strategies.

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Why do forex rates fluctuate?

The exchange rate between two currencies can change considerably throughout the month with some currencies reaching record highs while others dive to all-time lows. This happens because of the constant change in supply and demand which also applies for all goods, services and financial assets. 

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British travel giant Thomas Cook declares bankruptcy

After failing to reach an agreement with investors, the Thomas Cook Group, UK’s renowned travel agency has ceased operations this Monday, September 23, 2019. 

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Learn how you can become a successful forex trader

A forex trader buys and sells currencies on the foreign exchange market. Their goal is to profit from the fluctuating exchange rates between currencies and while the approach to achieve this may vary, the common rule of thumb is to focus on managing risk instead of chasing big profits.

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