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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.

Getting into Forex trading is easy:

1. Start with our free Forex course.
2. Open an account with a broker.
3. Learn from other traders at the forum.

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Forex Blog

Forex Brokers Update — August 19th, 2018

Sun, 19 Aug 2018 14:15

One new company has been listed on EarnForex.com during the last two weeks: Evolve Markets — a purely offshore Forex/crypto broker with MT4 and MT5 platforms and very low barrier to start trading. Deposits are accepted via crypto and no documents are required to begin live trading and to withdraw...

Weekly Forex Technical Analysis (Aug 20 — Aug 24)

Sat, 18 Aug 2018 9:52

EUR/USD

Floor pivot points

3rd Sup2nd Sup1st SupPivot1st Res2nd Res3rd Res
1.1200 1.1251 1.1344 1.1394 1.1488 1.1538 1.1632

Woodie's pivot points

2nd Sup1st SupPivot1st Res2nd Res
1.1261 1.1366 1.1405 1.1510
...

EUR/USD Gains on Optimism About US-China Trade Talks

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 15:06

EUR/USD rose today, extending its bounce, on reports that the United States and China will resume trade negotiations. While those will be low level exploratory talks, market participants were happy to see that the world's two biggest economies want to find compromise and avoid trade wars....

Forex News

Pound Rallies on Trump’s Fed Criticism Ahead of Brexit Talks

Pound Rallies on Trump’s Fed Criticism Ahead of Brexit Talks

Tue, 21 Aug 2018 12:51

The British pound today extended yesterday's rally against the US dollar following President Trump's criticism of the Fed's interest rate hikes. The GBP/USD currency pair shrugged off concerns regarding the possibility of a no-deal Brexit even as the EU's chief negotiator and the UK's Brexit minister are set to meet later today.

Australian Dollar Mixed After RBA Minutes, Governor Comments

Australian Dollar Mixed After RBA Minutes, Governor Comments

Tue, 21 Aug 2018 12:47

The Australian dollar was mixed today after the Reserve Bank released minutes of its August policy meeting, which did not provide many new insights into the central bank's plans.

Canadian Dollar Flat After Better-Than-Expected Inflation, Traders Eye Retail Sales

Canadian Dollar Flat After Better-Than-Expected Inflation, Traders Eye Retail Sales

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:02

The Canadian dollar is looking for direction on Monday after the government reported better-than-expected inflation numbers. Investors will now look ahead to retail sales data later this week, as well as keep a close eye on the US central bank head’s annual speech at Jackson Hole.

Commodity Blog

Gold Poised for Biggest One-Day Gain in August

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 16:59

Gold futures are on track to record their biggest one-day gain in August as the yellow metal tries to return above the crucial $1,200 mark. Gold has...

Commodities Technical Analysis, August 20th — August 24th

Sun, 19 Aug 2018 10:13

The technical analysis, that includes the indicators’ data and major pivot points for WTI Oil, Gold, Silver, Copper, and Natural Gas in continous charts as of August 19th,...

Crude Oil Gains on Friday, Still Logs Weekly Losses

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 20:54

Crude oil rose on Friday but still posted losses for the third week in a row. One of the biggest problems for the commodity lately were fears of trade wars...

Forex Video Zone

Greenback Loses Ground — Why Traders Sell USD?

Tue, 21 Aug 2018 15:54

The US dollar faces a risk of extending losses in case the Federal Reserve changes its intentions in regard to normalization of the monetary policy stance. Experts say that Trump's negative attitude is not the main reason for leaving the rate unchanged. Other factors pose a risk. The instability of the global economy is one of them. In particular, a rapid fall in the Turkish lira caused serious difficulties in the European banking system. A slowdown...

The Money Supply (Monetary Base, M1 and M2) Defined & Explained in One Minute

Tue, 21 Aug 2018 14:27

The money supply tells us how much physical currency as well as assets so liquid that they are pretty close to the acting physical currency exists in the economy of a country at a certain point of time. This data is usually reported by the country's central bank and the way it is measured can differ from country to country. In the US, for example, the most popular data points are

  • Monetary Base It tells us
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Oil and RUB Showing Resilience

Tue, 21 Aug 2018 13:51

Crude Oil is trading slightly higher today. Weakness of the US dollar is mirrored in the oil market. Market participants are braced for the consequences of the US sanctions against Iran in the short-term. Investors expect lower oil supplies in November as the US sanctions against Iran are coming into force in that month. France's energy giant Total, which is also the largest buyer of the Iranian oil, in Europe, announced its decision...