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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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  • Peter from Hungary writes about Alpari:

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  • Reggie from Toronto CA writes about FinPro Trading:

    A very good broker in my opinion. I am using them for last 2 years and the withdrawals have never been an issue. My STP account has good spreads and execution. Their team is very responsive to all my questions and I usually get a response within coup...

Forex Blog

EUR/USD Falls as ZEW Economic Sentiment Disappoints

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 18:10

EUR/USD slipped today as the ZEW Economic Sentiment Indicator for Germany came out far worse than was expected. The index for the whole eurozone was not good either. (Event A on the chart.) Meanwhile, US data released on Tuesday was pretty solid. Both housing starts and building permits rose in March. Housing...

EUR/USD Rises on Monday as Markets Dismiss News from Syria

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 0:21

EUR/USD rallied on Monday as markets largely dismissed the news about US performing missile strikes on Syria over the weekend. It looked like the conflict is not going to escalate, therefore traders were willing to buy riskier currencies, ignoring the dollar in the meantime. As for US data, it was mixed. Retail...

Forex Brokers Update — April 15th, 2018

Sun, 15 Apr 2018 12:56

Yet another week has passed with no new broker listings being added to EarnForex.com. Updates to the listed brokers were as follows: FXTM added MetaTrader 5 platform to its FXTM Pro live accounts. City Index now offers trading in ETH/USD, LTC/USD, XRP/USD, and BCH/USD. Forex.com joined the ...

Forex News

Euro Rallies Higher Against a Weakening US Dollar, Later Declines

Euro Rallies Higher Against a Weakening US Dollar, Later Declines

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 15:53

The euro today rallied against the US dollar during the European session after the release of the final Eurozone CPI data. The euro was on a downtrend against the greenback during the Asian session following the risk-on sentiment in the global markets, which later resumed in the early American session.

British Pound Declines Against US Dollar on Weak UK Inflation Data

British Pound Declines Against US Dollar on Weak UK Inflation Data

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 12:15

The British pound today dropped significantly against the US dollar following the release of disappointing UK Consumer Price Index data in the early European session. The pound's decline started during yesterday session after the release of weak UK wages report and upbeat US housing report, which made the pound drop from its post-Brexit highs.

Australian Dollar Soft After Leading Indicators Decline

Australian Dollar Soft After Leading Indicators Decline

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 9:27

The Australian dollar remained rather vulnerable today, falling against its most-traded rivals, though it remained slightly above the opening level versus the soft Japanese yen.

Commodity Blog

Sanction Fears Lead Nickel Price to Rocket

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 19:35

The USA sanctions against Russia have continued to fuel market sentiment on Wednesday. Nickel has followed Aluminum in making substantial gains, rising more...

Orange Juice Futures Plunge as Scientists Warn About Citrus Greening

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 16:53

Orange juice futures slumped as much as 2% midweek after reports that a citrus disease affecting Florida growers may not be cured for a long...

Crude Oil Extends Rally as API Reports About Decline of US Inventories

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 10:02

Crude oil extended its rally today after the report of a decline of US inventories. The American Petroleum Institute reported that US stockpiles of crude...

Forex Video Zone

USD Traders Adopt Cautious Approach

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 8:25

By the opening of the New York trades, the US dollar index stood near the corrected positions. In the US pre-market trades, the US dollar index was at 89.50 levels. Market participants shifted their attention to the speech by the FOMC's Willam Dudley and the Fed's Beige Book release. Meanwhile, the US dollar was rising against its Canadian counterpart. The USD/CAD pair added over 50 pips to trade at 1.26 level. The Bank ...

Lines — General — MetaTrader Terminal

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 6:38

This video explores lines as graphical objects in the MetaTrader terminal. Lines are the graphical instruments most often used to analyze trends. The MetaTrader terminal has several kinds of these objects. A horizontal line can be used to mark price levels on the chart. For example, use it to mark support and resistance levels. One point must be set in order for this object to be imposed. A vertical line can also...

Bitcoin Forecast — April 19th 2018

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 6:04

In this video, the Trader Guy looks at the cryptocurrency, bitcoin for the April 19th session. Bitcoin/USD — We have gone back and forth showing strength against the dollar during the day as we hover around the 8,100 level. I think 8,200 is resistance and 7,800 is support. I look at this more or less as consolidation. So, we are right in the middle. So, I like buying dips and like to sell on signs ...