Forex Trading Terms

Okay, so you already know some of the lingo, the jargon used in Forex. But there are still a lot of other terms you should be familiar with before you get too involved in the trading world. There’s a lot of common terms but you need to know what they […]

How To Choose A Currency Broker

As tempting as it may be to plunge headlong into Forex trading, even if you’ve done a ton of homework you can’t go far without a broker. Sure, it may sound as if you require a ‘handler’ to take care of all your money matters when trading and in a […]

Most important FX news to keep an eye on

Most important FX news to keep an eye on When you trade the forex market, you have to know about critical FX news from all around the world. The world is huge, though, so you’re going to need to narrow down your search to these 5 FX news events: Central […]

Talk The Talk Of Forex

If you are going to at least become a player in the world of Forex trading you also need to know the language. No, we’re not talking about a whole new dialect that you will have to study late at night in order to communicate with anyone else you meet […]

Beginner Forex Trading Tips

So you think you are going to get rich quick, eh? Remember what it was like to get tangled up in Amway or any other multi-level marketing scheme? They are designed in such a way that the more work you put into it, the more money you make for someone […]

CFDs vs. Stocks

There are only two ways of trading the stock market – directly at an exchange, or as a CFD (contract for difference). Buying and selling stocks directly at an exchange is not as simple as walking into a shop and walking out. You will need a broker who will enter […]

History of the Foreign Exchange Market

 Have you any idea what Ancient Babylonians, World War II and late US President Nixon all have in common? Well, each had a little bit to do with the way in which currency is currently traded in the foreign exchange market. In fact, it is a fascinating story that gets […]

Regulated vs. Unregulated Brokers

Every Forex broker is supposed to be regulated by the financial regulator in the region they are situated. Furthermore, many financial regulators require that Forex brokers acquire a license from them before soliciting clients from their jurisdiction. However, laws have been known to be broken, and this is true in […]

What is a Pip?

What Is A Pip? You’ve heard of the American R&B group Gladys Knight & The Pips, right? They were active from 1952 to 1989. Well, that’s not the kind of pip we’re talking about. In the Forex market a pip is actually a unit of measure. In fact, the word […]

Signs of a scam broker

The retail forex market depends wholly on the brokers who link the individual traders to the interbank market that has the most trading volume. This reliance on forex brokers has created a lucrative business, which many of them have become involved in. However, more than a few scam brokers have […]