Forex Trading Information

Forex — the foreign exchange (currency or FOREX, or FX) market is the biggest and the most liquid financial market in the world. It boasts a daily volume of more than $5.3 trillion (as of April 2013). Trading in this market involves buying and selling world currencies, taking profit from the exchange rates difference. FX trading can yield high profits but is also a very risky endeavor. Everyone can participate in foreign exchange trading via the Forex brokers.

You can also join a friendly community of traders at the Forex forum.

Latest in Forex

  • Nathan from Netherland writes about ForexTime (FXTM):

    I have developed an EA that took me sometime to find a suitable broke for it, fxtm is one of two brokers that I have my EA running on, so far the results are good,

    I make use of basic non aggressive scalping on the M30 and H1 time frames,

    I basica...

  • GA from UK writes about Admiral Markets:

    I have just been learning about forex technical and fundamental analysis for just over a year now and have attended several webinars ( previously and initially relating to binary options, but now solely forex). Admiral Market's ones, especially those...

  • Grant from UK writes about ForexTime (FXTM):

    I am trading a $350 ecn account on a leverage of 1:500.

    my strategy is scalping the M15 and M30.

    A straight forward broker with good execution, they have a good set of servers that maintain a stable platform, online support is always active, a goo...

  • Stefan from Ukraine writes about Forex Optimum:

    A week later of cashing in, I was able to grow my deposit pretty much, more than by 150%. Until the last moment I thought that the broker wouldn’t pay it out, but I was sooo wrong… They cashed out all my money properly, earning my trust and respect b...

Forex Blog

EUR/USD Loses Gains Made Earlier During Session

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 16:51

EUR/USD was rising during the current session, getting help from a bunch of solid PMI figures released from the eurozone. Yet the currency pair has reversed its upside movement as of 12:00 GMT and was moving down ever since. Weak manufacturing data from the United States did little to stop...

Italian Forex VPS from HostingStak

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 22:00

The list of MetaTrader VPS providers on has been updated with one more company — HostingStak. It is a general hosting provider with special offers for VPS solutions aimed on Forex traders. The range of monthly prices goes from €30 to €140 and can satisfy traders with different requirements...

Weekly Forex Technical Analysis (Aug 22 — Aug 26)

Sat, 20 Aug 2016 9:13


Floor pivot points

3rd Sup2nd Sup1st SupPivot1st Res2nd Res3rd Res
1.0983 1.1068 1.1196 1.1281 1.1409 1.1494 1.1622

Woodie's pivot points

2nd Sup1st SupPivot1st Res2nd Res
1.1079 1.1217 1.1292 1.1430

Forex News

Dollar Mixed as Traders Wait for Yellen & Jackson Hole Symposium

Dollar Mixed as Traders Wait for Yellen & Jackson Hole Symposium

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:46

The US dollar was mixed today, rising against the euro (after the falling earlier), falling versus the Great Britain pound, and staying almost flat against the Japanese yen. The greenback also demonstrated mixed performance against commodity currencies.

Pound Firm During Tuesday's Trading

Pound Firm During Tuesday's Trading

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 8:54

The Great Britain pound was relatively firm during the Tuesday's trading session. Analysts offer various explanations for the currency's good performance.

Euro Mixed After Release of PMIs

Euro Mixed After Release of PMIs

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 8:42

The euro rose against the US dollar but fell versus the relatively strong Great Britain pound following the release of Purchasing Managers' Indexes from the eurozone.

Commodity Blog

Lean Hogs Continue Losing Ground on Record Production

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 21:23

CME lean hog futures experienced another day of losses with the October contract falling 0.350 cent (0.57%) to settle at 60.800 cents per pound....

Gold Prices Stay Flat Ahead of Fed Summer Retreat

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 17:26

Traders are perhaps taking a wait-and-see approach to gold. Later this week, officials from the Federal Reserve will gather in Wyoming for the US...

Sugar Prices Spike with Higher Demand Expectations

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 17:31

Sugar prices went higher on Monday as investors think there is a rising demand for the commodity. This is a ...

Forex Video Zone

USD/JPY and AUD/USD Forecast — August 23rd 2016

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 14:19

In this video, the Trader Guy looks at the currency pairs USD/JPY and AUD/USD for the August 23rd session. AUD/USD — We initially tried to rally and then turned right back around to form a negative looking candle. The 100.00 level below though, is what I think is really matters on this chart. That is the line in the sand. The Bank of Japan is going to intervene here in this market. If we...

EUR/USD and GBP/USD Forecast — August 23rd 2016

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 14:04

In this video, the Trader Guy looks at the currency pairs EUR/USD and GBP/USD for the August 23rd session. EUR/USD — We did fall initially during the course of the day on Monday, but we bounced enough to form a bit of a hammer. With that being the case, it looks like we are going to find buyers and could perhaps try to reach towards the 1.1350 level. If we can break above...

Stop-Loss Strategy Using Technical Analysis

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 11:31

In this video you will learn how to place a stop-loss correctly using:

We will also look at what is time-based stop-losses? And trailing stops. Stop-losses are an essential tool in protecting your trading account. Technical analysis is extensively used for stop-loss placement. We will explore a number of ways in which technical analysis can be...