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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  • Bradley from UK writes about LQDFX:

    Never had any difficulties with this broker, support is fast, issues are dealt quickly, overall good service.

    From trading point of view - the platform's performance is not bad at all, spreads are really tight and execution is fast, which appears as...

  • ProFX from France writes about AMarkets:

    Just have to share, since I was very pleasantly surprised with this broker. I'm trading on Forex for more than 5 years and have had many brokers. Initially I was picking brokers who are registered, thinking it would help in case something happens. As...

  • Chris Palama from Prague writes about Profiforex:

    I started with profiforex as an affiliate. Then when the people I introduced said they like the broker. i thought maybe its because there are no ID required to start trading. So I downloaded their mt4 and started trading as well.

    First of all, my...

  • Ben from Luxembourg writes about SuperForex:

    Hi there. Decided to write a short review on SuperForex, as I cooperate with them for more than 1,5 years. For that time they've made a big step forward in their quality of services. When there were some troubles, support team were up there to help. ...

Forex Blog

EUR/USD at Highest Since August 2015 After ECB Meeting

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:24

EUR/USD reached flash highs today, rising to the strongest level since August 2015, after the European Central Bank monetary policy decision (event A on the chart) and the press-conference of ECB President Mario Draghi (event B on the chart). While the central bank kept its policy unchanged, Draghi mentioned that policy...

EUR/USD Inches Down Ahead of ECB Policy Announcement

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:14

EUR/USD inched down today as traders were waiting for tomorrow's policy announcement from the European Central Bank. Today's economic docket was almost empty, but the housing report released in the United States was good, helping the dollar to gain on the euro. Both housing starts and building permits climbed...

EUR/USD Jumps to New Highs

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 22:31

EUR/USD rallied today, touching the level not seen since May 2016, as another effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act failed, leading to increasing concerns that US President Donald Trump will find heavy resistance to his reforms, including tax cuts. That, combined with doubts...

Forex News

AUD Boosted by Employment Data, Unable to Keep Momentum

AUD Boosted by Employment Data, Unable to Keep Momentum

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 17:56

The Australian dollar rallied on the back of positive employment data in the first half of the current trading session but was unable to keep the upward momentum. The currency trimmed gains against the US dollar and lost them outright against other most-traded rivals.

Japanese Yen Mixed After BoJ Policy Meeting & Economic Outlook

Japanese Yen Mixed After BoJ Policy Meeting & Economic Outlook

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 17:02

The Japanese yen was mixed following the monetary policy announcement from the Bank of Japan. The currency reacted to the moves of its peers for the most part, rising against the weak ones and falling versus the strong ones.

Euro Rallies Against Peers on Mario Draghi Speech and ECB Rate Decision

Euro Rallies Against Peers on Mario Draghi Speech and ECB Rate Decision

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 14:28

The euro rallied higher against its main counterparts today after the European Central Bank Governor's speech on the bank's rate decision. Mario Draghi's speech was a commentary on the ECB's future outlook after it announced that it would maintain its current interest rates and its quantitative easing program.

Commodity Blog

Orange Juice Futures Pare Losses as Weather Threat Dissipates

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 17:40

Orange juice futures are paring Wednesday’s losses after industry experts say that weather threats that could impact Florida’s crop are...

Bitcoin Multi-Fork and News

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:31

Bitcoin has in the past few days, formed a clear reverse head and shoulders pattern, that finally ended in a spike up to the new Bitstamp weekly high...

Gold & Silver Flat, Other Metals Post Losses

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 19:34

Gold and silver were basically flat today, while such metals as platinum, palladium, and copper fell. The market of metals was under pressure as economic ...

Forex Video Zone

Oil Gains Ground amid Investors’ Optimism

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 17:01

Oil prices are rising again after a short lived downward pressure and the reason for that, it is not strong enough. The Brent Crude Benchmark is trading slightly below $50 and experts anticipate that this level will be broken eventually. Market participants cheered up after Saudi Arabia reported about a fall in Crude Oil exports to the 7-year low. Furthermore, oil prices are supported by news...

WTI Crude Oil and Natural Gas Forecast — July 20th 2017

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:06

In this video, the Trader Guy looks at commodities Crude Oil and Natural Gas for the July 20th session. WTI Crude Oil — As you can see on the daily chart, we had a very bullish session on Wednesday as inventory numbers were bullish. So, it looks likely that we will break above this high here. Once we do, I think we go to $48.50. Ultimtaely though, if we...

USD/JPY and AUD/USD Forecast — July 20th 2017

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:03

In this video, the Trader Guy looks at the currency pairs USD/JPY and AUD/USD for the July 20th session. USD/JPY — As you can see on the daily chart, we had a very volatile session. We fell to the 50% Fibonacci retracement level, but turned around to show signs of life again. If we can break above the top of the range for the day, I think we just do a typical pull back and a continuation of the move higher....