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

  • Mirko writes about Forex Optimum:

    Traded for only a short period of time, processing of order is not the fastest, but satisfactory. There are also enough trading instruments, but mein lieber Gott, spreads are dreadful. I did not manage to make stable profit as I usually do, only a lo...

  • ali from uae writes about ADS Securities:

    this company is kind of money maker and they are playing in market by wide the spread ,edit the client order like they change your buy stop or sell stop ,some times they close your trade when you making the profit

    please stay a way from this bro...

  • Duygu from Turkey writes about AccentForex:

    The company is already working for 6 years. A good indicator of stability. I had the experience of working with other brokers. I have something to compare. In accent I am sure that they do not engage in deception, I have not seen this in all the year...

  • bakti adhikara from Indonesia, Solo writes about Tickmill:

    to be honest as a newbie ,

    trading with ECN Broker like tickmill is a new experience for me.

    Because i am usually trade with fixed spreads broker that provide cent lot trading.

    I heard rumors if in ECN Brokers -spreads will be widening like c...

Forex Blog

EUR/USD Sticks Head Up, Probing for Rally

Wed, 25 May 2016 15:48

EUR/USD was trading mostly in a range today with a slight downside bias. Yet just recently the currency pair moved to the upside sharply. The current trading session was light in terms of economic data from the United States. And without additional indications about probability of a June interest rate hike, it may...

EUR/USD Breaks Down After Two Days of Stability

Tue, 24 May 2016 15:17

EUR/USD broke to the downside today after two days of small gains. The major factor that helped the dollar to outperform the euro was the outlook for a June interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve. Macroeconomic data also played its part as the US housing report was superb while the economic sentiment ...

Is There Seasonality in Forex?

Mon, 23 May 2016 15:05

With summer months approaching, it would be curious to see whether the FX market is becoming more or less suited for active trading than during the rest of the year. Summer season is usually associated with whipsawing sideways market that offers little opportunities for day trading. In stock trading,...

Forex News

Aussie Follows Kiwi in Gains

Aussie Follows Kiwi in Gains

Wed, 25 May 2016 18:39

The Australian dollar followed its New Zealand counterpart in a rally during the current trading session even though fundamentals were not as supportive for the Aussie.

NZ Dollar Higher with Help from Domestic Data & Crude Oil

NZ Dollar Higher with Help from Domestic Data & Crude Oil

Wed, 25 May 2016 18:16

The New Zealand dollar rose today thanks to the positive domestic data and the rebound of prices for crude oil.

Hungarian Forint Higher vs. Euro After Central Bank Announcement

Hungarian Forint Higher vs. Euro After Central Bank Announcement

Tue, 24 May 2016 20:12

The Hungarian forint gained on the euro and was stable against the US dollar today as Hungary's central bank signaled about an end to its monetary easing cycle.

Commodity Blog

Gold Hits 7-Week Low as Investors Sell Holdings

Wed, 25 May 2016 18:55

Gold prices fell for the sixth consecutive trading session on Wednesday. With growing expectations of an interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve next month, more investors...

Iron Ore Nearing $50, December Lows May Be Retested in 2016

Wed, 25 May 2016 12:43

After a dramatic rise in iron ore prices (the key component to steel production) throughout the beginning of 2016 culminating in April highs near $70, the raw material...

Bitcoin Price Projection and News

Tue, 24 May 2016 21:54

Pricing Outlook

Bitstamp is showing rising buy volume in the last 12 hours, moving bitcoin slowly but steadily towards...

Forex Video Zone

Choosing the Best Trading Platform to Suit Your Needs

Wed, 25 May 2016 16:28

What is a trading platform? Quite simply, the platform is usually software based and allows the trader and broker to exchange information. Now when we say information, it means the pieces of information you are looking to trade. You will have access to company news, quotes, charts and a lot more. Importantly, it allows you to actually execute trades in real time. Once the trade has been executed, the platform will...

USD/JPY and AUD/USD Forecast — May 25th 2016

Wed, 25 May 2016 16:08

In this video, the Trader Guy looks at currency pairs USD/JPY and AUD/USD for the May 25th session. USD/JPY — We initially fell, but then turned right back around to crash into the 110.00 level. This is an area that I have been talking for a while. It has been alternatively support and resistance. If we can break above the top of the shooting star from the Friday session, then I feel we...

EUR/USD and GBP/USD Forecast — May 25th 2016

Wed, 25 May 2016 13:06

In this video, the Trader Guy looks at currency pairs EUR/USD and GBP/USD for the May 25th session. EUR/USD — We fell rather significantly, most importantly breaking below the 1.12 level. With that being the case, it now looks as if we are probably going to continue lower towards the 1.10 level. So, a breakdown below the bottom of this candle or a rally that shows signs of exhaustion are seen as selling...