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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 (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.

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  • Anafer from Riga writes about NewForex:

    In what advantage here, spreds from 3 points, fixed, and is good still swaps in the long term to disconnect, for 2 months of trade as a whole impression good, execution 700-800мс, on news to 1 second Trading account 71238352.

  • David smith from United States writes about Trade12:

    I was surprised to see so much of negative comments. It's over 2 years since i am trading with them & so far everything went smooth. There were some server issues which propped up during this period which affected my trades but all were compensated b...

  • Scharz from Switzerland writes about Bolmax Management:

    From the very first experience, I liked attitude of the company to me, their support was so much helpful so their assistance was really very impressive. But after I made profit almost as much as I deposited, execution became slowlier and opening pric...

  • George Finch from Estonia, Tallinn writes about Admiral Markets:

    I'm a complete newbie when it comes to trading, so take everything with a grain of salt. Admiral Markets wasn't my first option, but I decided to try them out after reading some of the reviews (hence why I'm writing here as well). The experience was ...

Forex Blog

EUR/USD Reaches Highest Since September Following French Elections

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:32

EUR/USD gained today, touching the highest level since November. The reason for the rally was the French Presidential election over the weekend. The voting resulted in markets-favored pro-euro centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron going to the second round with the biggest number of votes. Today's economic data from the United States was fairly...

Worst Forex Indicator/Tool Ever

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 8:33

Each trader has his or her own best trading tool — be it a simple moving average or a complex system that combines volume, market sentiment indicators, and Elliott Wave count done on Fibonacci numbers. It seems that Forex traders favor the simpler methods. The more straightforward the indicator...

Forex Brokers Update — April 23rd, 2017

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 19:43

There were no new brokers this week, but we have some updates to report: Whaleclub now accepts deposits and withdrawal requests in Dash cryptocurrency. IFC Markets is now regulated by CySEC. Added rebates and updated VIP conditions. JFD Brokers now works with...

Forex News

New Zealand Dollar weakens Against US Counterpart Following Trump Tweet on Dairy Industry

New Zealand Dollar weakens Against US Counterpart Following Trump Tweet on Dairy Industry

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:22

The New Zealand dollar dropped on Wednesday against its US peer to continue a steep decline that began on April 24. Today’s declined followed remarks made by US President Donald Trump on Twitter regarding the US dairy industry yesterday.

USD/CAD Trades Sideways After Disappointing Canadian Retail Sales Data

USD/CAD Trades Sideways After Disappointing Canadian Retail Sales Data

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:27

The USD/CAD currency pair briefly rallied higher after the release of disappointing Canadian retail sales data for the month of February, but later declined. The currency pair performed much better today even as the retail sales data weakened the Canadian dollar, which came under intense selling pressure briefly after the release.

Yen on Back Foot as Investors Have Confidence to Risk

Yen on Back Foot as Investors Have Confidence to Risk

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 7:55

The Japanese yen was on a defensive during the Wednesday's trading session as the market sentiment continued to favor riskier currencies over safer ones.

Commodity Blog

Copper Posts More Gains amid Weaker US Dollar, French Election Fallout

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:55

Copper futures are continuing their momentum thanks to a weaker US dollar and international markets celebrating the French election result....

US Crude Sinks Below $50 on OPEC Doubts

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:45

US crude is trading under $50 on growing concerns of rising supplies. Investors are skeptical that Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ...

Gold Plummets on French Election Fallout

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:55

Gold is slipping to kick off the trading week on the fallout of Sunday’s French presidential election. The market is emitting a sigh of relief on Monday after National...

Forex Video Zone

US Inflation Report — Consumer Price Index (CPI)

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 7:03

In this video, we will take a look at US inflation data due the third week of each month. In March, the data will be released on March 24th. The inflation report is known as the Consumer Price Index or CPI. There are two parts of the report. The Core Consumer Price Index measures the changes in the price of goods and services, excluding food and energy. The CPI measures price change from the perspective of the customer. It is...

Daily Forex News and Analysis — April 27th 2017

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 6:26

Wall Street fell slightly as lossses in the Consumer Goods, Oil & Gas, and Basic Materials sectors led shares lower. The Dow Jones fell by 0.10% and the NASDAQ lost 0.01% from its value. The US dollar dipped against the other major currencies after Trump unveiled his tax priorities plan. Today, the Core Durable Goods Orders is expected at 0.4% bs. 0.5% and the Unemployment Claims at 241K vs. 244K...

AUD/USD Remains Capped By a Declining Trendline — Forecast — April 26th 2017

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:46

In this video, the Trading Central looks at the currency pair AUD/USD for the April 25th session. AUD/USD — Looking at the intraday 30-min chart, the pair indeed remains capped by the declining trendline, in place since last Tuesday. It remains also capped by the falling 50-period Moving Average. Further weakness is expected below the strong horizontal resistance at 0.7545. The first target is set at yesterday's low at 0.7500 and the next target at 0.7490....