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 $5.1 trillion (as of April 2016). 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 start learning to trade by going through our free Forex course. You can also join a friendly community of traders at the Forex forum.

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  • Navs from Europe writes about AMarkets:

    Perfect for me. After several months of trading at Amarkets, I have to share my impressions of this broker. The most pleasant thing is the conditions for investing. The absence of a minimum deposit is very important for new traders who just want to...

  • Eckhard Hubschdecke from Germany writes about Land-FX:

    It's been over a year that I have been trading with Land-fx. There were many ups and downs (related to my trading performance) during this and I've always found them helpful me with their upbeat services.

  • Andrew from Zurich writes about Markets Cube:

    I am not so familiar with forex trading, by another word - newbie. That's why I've chosen Markets Cube - there are a large number of educational materials, which help to quickly understand everything about forex trading. Also very helpful was the sup...

  • Peter Gregson from UK writes about StoxMarket:

    Opened a small account no contact fro them, so started losing a little so decided to close account been trying for 5 weeks to get monies refunded with little effect, they are not good in my opinin to deal with

Forex Blog

EUR/USD Rises Following Dovish ECB Minutes

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 18:42

EUR/USD bounced today after losing yesterday's gains by the end of the previous trading session. The currency pair displayed a significant volatility following the release of the European Central Bank policy minutes before deciding to rally. That was a surprising outcome as the ECB minutes showed that the central bank is not in a hurry...

EUR/USD Rebounds Sharply After FOMC Minutes

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 19:38

EUR/USD was moving lower for the most part of the current trading session but jumped sharply following the release of the Federal Open Market Committee policy minutes. That was a bit puzzling, considering that the notes portrayed a favorable picture of the US economy and promised further interest rate increases. Some market analysts...

Forex Brokers Update — February 18th, 2018

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 13:19

During the week, we have added one new broker to the list of Forex brokers on our website: Fullerton Markets — a Forex broker registered as a Financial Service Provider in New Zealand. They offer trading in currency pairs with up to 1:500 leverage and allow accounts starting from $200. Some changes...

Forex News

Euro Declines Despite Positive German GDP and Eurozone CPI

Euro Declines Despite Positive German GDP and Eurozone CPI

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 15:39

The euro today declined against the US dollar despite the release of positive German Q4 GDP report, and also ignored the release of positive Eurozone inflation data. The euro extended its decline from the Asian session into the European session following the greenback's recovery, which started during yesterday's American session.

Japanese Yen Yen Third Strongest Currency on Friday

Japanese Yen Yen Third Strongest Currency on Friday

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 14:09

The Japanese yen was generally strong today, rising against the euro and various other most-traded peers, but was unable to beat the US dollar and the Great Britain pound.

Positive Retail Sales Data Doesn't Help NZD Overcome Weakness

Positive Retail Sales Data Doesn't Help NZD Overcome Weakness

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 13:58

Commodity currencies were generally weak today. That translated to the New Zealand dollar even though domestic macroeconomic data was very good.

Commodity Blog

Gold Poised for Biggest Weekly Drop in 2018 as Greenback Recovers

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 15:18

Gold futures are bleeding red ink to end the trading week. The yellow metal is on track for its worst weekly performance this year as the US...

US Crude Spikes 2% as Domestic Oil Supplies Take Unexpected Nosedive

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 17:56

Oil prices are surging towards the end of the trading week after a new US government report showed an unexpected nosedive in US crude stockpiles. This...

Orange Juice Unable to Rally on Surprising Sales Growth

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 17:26

Orange juice futures are plummeting midweek despite a new report that suggests sales surged last month. For many years, orange juice was...

Forex Video Zone

EUR Corrects Movement while European Inflation Decelerates

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 15:45


Bitcoin Forecast — February 23rd 2018

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 14:52

In this video, the Trader Guy looks at the cryptocurrency, bitcoin for the February 22nd session. Bitcoin/USD — As you can see, bitcoin initially tired to rally, but then rolled over during the day on Thursday losing about 5% or so. But the market looks very unlikely to break down or rally significantly. At this point, we will probably drift down to about 9,000, perhaps even the 8,000 level. If...

EIA Delivers Upbeat US Supply Data

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 14:51

Today, oil traders are sure that crude prices will close the week in the black. The data revealed by the US Energy Information Administration improved market sentiment. According to the report, the US Crude Oil inventories shrank by 1 million 616 thousand barrels. Experts had anticipated an advance. Meanwhile, gasoline stocks increased by 300 thousand barrels and distillate fuel production decreased by 2 million 422 thousand barrels. The data supported...