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How to combine strategy, analysis, and indicators  A successful Forex trader stands out from the crowd with the types of trading strategies they choose to deploy to and how to utilize different strategies in different circumstances. More experienced traders know that a single strategy will not do when trying to become a success in the world
A case study in sentiment trading A few weeks ago I wrote a post here on trading fresh sentiment. From September 23 – October 08 I kept the news flow going for Justin over the European am session, so I thought I would put together a few examples of fresh sentiment trading that there was
Crypto bulls are not happy with me The classic expression is that: “The bigger they are, the harder they fall”. For markets, it might be “the harder they fight, the weaker they are.” I’ve written about markets for more than a decade and often the articles that generate the most-surprisingly lively reactions are the when
Feel like it’s time to achieve your investment goal and boost your income? Every trader has its own unique reason for why he or she started trading in the first place. But at the end of the day, every trader feels disappointment and frustration when profits are not coming the way he or she hoped.
A better understanding of forex signals Forex trading can be overwhelming, especially for beginners. This is why trading signals are a valuable tool in your resource kit. Thanks to signals, you can make decisions about whether you should buy or sell a currency pair at a certain point in time. Signals can be generated by
Risk management 101 This article is for you if you want a starter on risk management that is practical and simple to follow. I have written recently on the attitude required to manage money. See this article here on talking about the M-word. I have also written previously on the use of leverage and how
How to start out in forex trading, from EagleFX Forex, often shortened to FX or the foreign exchange, is a global decentralized market for the trading of a wide variety of currencies. The forex market is the largest in the world, with billions of dollars being traded daily. Once you’ve selected a broker, whether it
A great taboo of our age Sex, religion and politics are easier to talk about than the ‘M-word’. Well it’s true. Money is very hard to talk about. I was talking to my friend who works in accounting a few months back and he was bemoaning the fact that whenever he tried to advise his
Some tips on how you can improve your trading This article will give you some helpful tips from a professional analyst and full-time trader’s perspective. If you are just starting out on your trading journey, or even if you are some way down the track, read below for seven top tips in FX trading. Tip
A wealth of information  It is always worth having a look through central banks minutes as they are often helpful in providing background information or a general overview on the present market conditions. I recommend beginner traders taking some time to do this as it starts to key them in with the major market themes.
Sentiment, like food, is best traded fresh. Firstly, what is sentiment? Sentiment is, quite simply, the present mood of the market. The market, like people, has different moods depending on what has just happened. As traders we are always wanting to know what the current sentiment is. Now, trading sentiment is a basic market skill
The forex basics Exchange of a nation’s currency for that of another is Foreign Exchange (FOREX). The foreign exchange market is a largest non-stop financial market in the world where currencies of different nations are traded. This Forex market is bigger than three times the aggregate amount of the US Equity and Treasury markets combined.
What are some of the biggest traps you can fall into as a trader? Trading is a process that is different for every participant: a great deal of success depends on personal qualities and strengths. And yet, a number of things are universal – the similar challenges everyone goes through and the common traps that
A technical signpost to watch for There are a lot of candlestick patterns. Some are more distinctive, some are less. It’s easy to be on the lookout for pin bars – candlesticks with long upper or lower wicks that indicate a reversal. However, such candlesticks, though quite common, do not appear all the time. Plus,
What is the forex market Anyone who has ventured into the real marketplace would definitely have an idea what a Forex is and share the many promises and possibilities this horizon can bring. What is Forex? FOREX stands for the very popular Foreign Exchange Market. Sometimes, though, people associate it or equate it to mean