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.

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  • ricky from Philipine writes about ForexTime (FXTM):

    Just spoke to customer service representative and it looks like very responsive.

    Online chart is the fastest way to reach someone from back office.

    Right now, I'm setting up my trading account and it goes very smoothly.

    An initial paper work wa...

  • Just_Traider from Austria writes about IFC Markets:

    I don't like that with growing of account balance, execution of orders begins to take more and more time. This is scary sign for further trading with a company. This was far too often, even constantly, to be just the matter of internet connection, co...

  • Baker from Uk writes about ForexTime (FXTM):

    Everyone has an opinion what's the most important in forex trading.

    Of course anyone would say that first of a broker should be trustworthy, and I agree here that's essecial.

    However there are a couple more points which no one can ignore such as ...

  • Alexander Jankovic from Slovakia writes about MXTrade:

    I have traded with MXTrade before and I can say that they are really dedicated on bringing the best quality of services to their customers. They do not give special treatments to their big clients, and treats everyone with the same respect. No matter...

Forex Blog

Dollar Falls vs. Euro, Decline Limited

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:21

The dollar fell against the euro today while market participants continued to speculate about chances for an interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve in December. While the general consensus is that the Fed is going to hike rates, that outcome has already been priced in. Any doubts, on the other hand,...

EUR/USD Resumes Decline, Ignoring Macroeconomic Data

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 14:42

EUR/USD resumed its declined today after staying flat yesterday. The currency pair also traded sideways at the start of the current session, but has started a decline at 12:00 GMT and is moving down currently. Economic data from the eurozone (namely, from Germany) was good while the US consumer...

Which Part of Your Income Is from Forex Trading?

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:33

Every newbie trader dreams of being a full-time Forex trader, with full-time defined as 1–2 hours a day and not having to worry about any financial matters — all being completely compensated by one's trading performance. The reality usually turns out much harsher. First, becoming a profitable trader is...

Forex News

US Dollar Mixed as Fed December Meeting Remains in Spotlight

US Dollar Mixed as Fed December Meeting Remains in Spotlight

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:13

The US dollar was mixed today as Forex market participants continued to speculate about whether the Federal Reserve is going to hike interest rates in December or not.

Pound Flat While Markets Focus on Brexit & BoE Stimulus

Pound Flat While Markets Focus on Brexit & BoE Stimulus

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:23

The Great Britain pound continued to consolidate, trading mostly flat today, as market participants continued to speculate about the impact of the Brexit and chances for additional monetary easing from the Bank of England.

Australian Dollar Retreats from Session Highs, Stays Above Opening

Australian Dollar Retreats from Session Highs, Stays Above Opening

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:02

The Australian dollar rose today following the release of better-than-expected inflation data. While the currency has retreated from the session highs as of now, it is still trading above the opening level.

Commodity Blog

Strong Physical Demand Cannot Reverse Gold's Decline

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:18

Strong physical demand could not help stop gold's declines. After reports suggested that there still remains a healthy demand for physical gold...

US Crude Tumbles to Under $50, Brent Struggles

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:15

Oil prices are tumbling on Tuesday as the US dollar strengthened and the freeze agreement among members of Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) appears to have...

Gold Prices Dip as US Dollar Hits 9-Month High on Manufacturing Data

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:20

Gold prices started off the trading week in the red as the US dollar strengthened and upbeat manufacturing data impacted the yellow metal. This means gold is...

Forex Video Zone

WTI Crude Oil and Natural Gas Forecast — October 26th 2016

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:38

In this video, the Trader Guy looks at commodities Crude Oil and Natural Gas for the October 26th session. WTI Crude Oil — As you can see, we initially rallied and then turned back around to only make a back and forth movement. But what is most important for me in this chart at least, is that the support area between $49 and $50 has held. That makes sense because we...

The European Market Infrastructure of Tomorrow

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:40

Remember Laura, she wanted to expand her company and sell coffee cups across Europe. For this, she needed cash. Banks helped her to get the cash she needed by issuing debt certificates, which could be sold on in the markets to investors. But, what Laura started also helped other businesses in Europe. Banks use Laura's certificates as collateral to borrow money which was used to give loans to other small...

USD/JPY and AUD/USD Forecast — October 26th 2016

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:32

In this video, the Trader Guy looks at the currency pairs USD/JPY and AUD/USD for the October 26th session. USD/JPY — As you can see, we did in fact drive towards the 105.00 level. This is a massive resistance barrier as far as I can see. As a result, I think at this point in time, the market will pull back looking for 103.00 and then find buyers. Near the 103.00 level, we also have the 100-day Exponential Moving ...