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.

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  • Dragisa Vasiljevic from Serbia writes about SuperForex:

    Hi.

    Till now I was surprised with SuperForex customer policy but bellow I will explain why I don't trust them anymore.

    First, Yesterday (May, 17.2018) they changed a minimum lot size from 0.01 Lot to 0.50 Lots for Micro accounts. It was done wi...

  • Anrew Tchvertkin from Italy writes about Trade Fintech:

    My experience so far has been good. Earlier before I started joining, I contacted the company to ask for bonus on deposits and they approved it. I had a problem when downloading my MT4 but support responded and helped. No slippage at the moment.

  • Alpari from Alpari writes about Alpari:

    Hello, Sandeep! Please be informed that we cannot influence to the charts. Charts show the prices which are provided by our liquidity providers and all the quotes you can check in your myAlpari account in the ticks history. Specify please your myAlpa...

  • Enver Malots from United Kingdom writes about Trade Fintech:

    I traded with Tradefintech and had good trading experience with this broker. I think that they are more likely reliable than others.

Forex Blog

Forex Brokers Update — May 20th, 2018

Sun, 20 May 2018 14:57

Another week has passed without new brokers being added to our website. The list of updates to the existing companies is quite short: eToro added new cryptocurrency pairs for trading: BCH/USD, XLM/USD, NEO/USD, and EOS/USD. AMarkets has been marked as registered by the FSA of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. It is also...

Weekly Forex Technical Analysis (May 21 — May 25)

Sat, 19 May 2018 9:52

EUR/USD

Floor pivot points

3rd Sup2nd Sup1st SupPivot1st Res2nd Res3rd Res
1.1435 1.1593 1.1682 1.1839 1.1928 1.2085 1.2174

Woodie's pivot points

2nd Sup1st SupPivot1st Res2nd Res
1.1575 1.1647 1.1822 1.1894
...

New Position Size Calculator: SL and TP Which Follow Entry Line and Are Set in Pips

Fri, 18 May 2018 19:12

The newest version (2.14) the Position Size Calculator indicator, which is released today, introduces a new way to set stop-loss and take-profit for your potential trade setups. You can set the new input parameters UseFixedSLDistance and UseFixedTPDistance to true to turn this new mode on:...

Forex News

Euro Drops to New YTD Lows on Disappointing Eurozone PMIs

Euro Drops to New YTD Lows on Disappointing Eurozone PMIs

Wed, 23 May 2018 11:15

The euro today hit new 2018 lows against the US dollar following the release of disappointing advance PMI data from across the Eurozone. Some of the PMIs released by IHS Markit included the Markit/BME Germany Manufacturing PMI, which missed expectations by a significant margin.

Turkish Lira Crashes to Record Low

Turkish Lira Crashes to Record Low

Wed, 23 May 2018 11:04

The Turkish lira crashed today, sinking 5% to the record low before recovering a bit. The currency still trades far below the opening level.

Yen Jumps Sharply on Worsening Sentiment, Ignores Economic Data

Yen Jumps Sharply on Worsening Sentiment, Ignores Economic Data

Wed, 23 May 2018 10:38

Macroeconomic data released in Japan today was rather disappointing. Yet that did not prevent a sharp jump of the Japanese yen on the back of the worsening market sentiment.

Commodity Blog

Gold Trying to Rebound From 2018 Lows

Tue, 22 May 2018 16:24

Gold futures are looking to rebound from their worst levels in 2018 as they continue to stall just under the crucial...

Renewed Supply Concerns Push Oil Prices Up Above $80

Tue, 22 May 2018 15:38

The prospect of supply disruption from Iran and Venezuela has helped push oil prices back up to around 3 1/2 -year highs with Brent...

Commodities Technical Analysis, May 21st — May 25th

Sun, 20 May 2018 13:06

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 May 20th,...

Forex Video Zone

JPY Outpaces USD in Asian Trade

Wed, 23 May 2018 12:47

The Asian trade today revealed interesting market moves. The yen picked up steam and showed resilience to the US dollar. The USD/JPY pair slipped below 110.00. The currency pair reversed its trajectory in light of the news that the summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un could be disrupted. Donald Trump warned on Tuesday that his landmark summit with the North Korean leader...

USDX Trading Flat in Wall Street Pre-Market

Tue, 22 May 2018 13:01

On Monday in the North American pre-market, the US dollar index was trading next to the highest level of the year. The index edged down slightly below 93.80. Yesterday, the economic calendar lacked macroeconomic reports. The US dollar continued to gain support from elevated yields of US bond. The strong US dollar is still putting pressure on its rival currencies. The GBP/USD pair slumped to 1.34. This trading week, the pound sterling...

After Correction USD to Skyrocket

Tue, 22 May 2018 12:42

Market participants are now alert to three market moving issues, the political crisis in Italy, trade agreements between the US and China, and macroeconomic data from the UK. The US dollar index carried on with a downward correction, which started in the North American session. Today, the index is trading close to 93.40. Experts say traders are ready for bullish bets on the US dollar. Tomorrow, market participants will absorb the minutes of the latest...