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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. 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.

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1. Start with our free Forex course.
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Forex Blog

EUR/USD Sinks After European PMIs

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 15:03

EUR/USD sank today following the releases of European Purchasing Managers' Indices by Markit. While they were not completely negative, showing a mix of good and bad results, the currency pair did not respond well to the reports. US PMIs, on the other hand, were unquestionably disappointing, but that did not help...

EUR/USD Rallies Intraday, Trims Gains Later

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 17:03

EUR/USD rallied intraday but has trimmed its gains later. US macroeconomic data beat expectations, adding to the downside momentum of the currency pair. US trade balance deficit shrank to $49.4 billion in February, down from $51.1 billion in January. That is instead of rising to $53.5 billion...

EUR/USD Settles Flat After Rising Earlier

Mon, 15 Apr 2019 21:28

EUR/USD rallied on Monday but lost its gains later and settled near the opening level. Trading was relatively quiet, with absence of any major events. NY Empire State Index climbed to 10.1 in April from 3.7 in March. Analysts had predicted a smaller increase to 8.1. (Event A on the chart.)...

Forex News

After the Strong Appreciation on AUD/NZD

After the Strong Appreciation on AUD/NZD

Fri, 19 Apr 2019 5:56

The Australian dollar versus the New Zealand dollar etched the new high of 2019, and this makes possible even more positive expectations.

Loonie Shows Mixed Performance Despite Strong Retail Sales

Loonie Shows Mixed Performance Despite Strong Retail Sales

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 21:21

The Canadian dollar showed mixed performance today despite favorable retail sales data. The explanation for this could be strength of its rivals as well as the decline of crude oil prices.

Australian Dollar Mixed Despite Stellar Employment Data

Australian Dollar Mixed Despite Stellar Employment Data

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 18:39

The Australian dollar was mixed today despite extremely positive employment data. Other macroeconomic reports released in Australia during the Thursday's trading session were less stellar.

Commodity Blog

Video: Charts of Gold as of April 17, 2019

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 22:01

In the present video, Peter Martin from Trading 212 discusses gold. The video starts with explanation of what factors were affecting bullion lately. It...

Video: Charts of Crude Oil as of April 18, 2019

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 21:37

In the present video, Peter Martin from Trading 212 discusses crude oil. The video starts with explanation of what factors were affecting crude lately....

Metals Demonstrate Mixed Performance As US Dollar Rally

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:32

The US dollar rallied today thanks to some positive macroeconomic reports released in the United States during the trading session. Usually, stronger greenback is negative...

Forex Video Zone

USD/JPY and AUD/USD Forecast — April 18th 2019

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 14:36

In this video, the Trader Guy looks at the currency pairs USD/JPY and AUD/USD for the April 18th session. USD/JPY — The Wednesday trading session was pretty flat. A break above the top of the candlestick from Wednesday session is bullish and the market could make its way towards the 113.50 level. The 50-day EMA is below and it could offer support. So, pullbacks are seen as buying opportunities at the moment. Selling this...

EUR/USD and GBP/USD Forecast — April 18th 2019

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 14:22

In this video, the Trader Guy looks at the currency pairs EUR/USD and GBP/USD for the April 18th session. EUR/USD — The rally on Wednesday session could not succeed on Wednesday session, as the 50-day EMA offered resistance. As long as the 1.12 level offers support, this market is bullish. It is also the bottom of this consolidation zone. The market needs to build enough momentum to make it to the upside. GBP/USD — Not much has...

Bitcoin Forecast — April 18th 2019

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 13:56

In this video, the Trader Guy looks at the cryptocurrency, bitcoin for the April 18th session. Bitcoin/USD — The Wednesday session caused a slight rally initially, but then only to roll over, as the market faced resistance. This little uptrend line could offer support. As long as the market stays above 4,000, this market is bullish. Also, the 200-day EMA could offer support for this market. To the upside, the 6,000 is...