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.

You can start learning to trade by going through our free Forex course. You can also join a friendly community of traders at the Forex forum.

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  • John writes about Forex Optimum:

    The broker's not bad, of course the conditions aren't the best, but I can't call them bad either. Withdrawal is always problem free with this broker. I usually withdraw atleast 200 dollars every 20-30 days. Forex optimum isn't a fraud, tested it on m...

  • jason.forex from United States writes about FinPro Trading:

    It is such a pain to find brokers who accept US clients. Found them in a list on a forum and its been a smooth journey ever since. Like their spreads, commission and the instruments they offer to trade. No issues with withdrawals and I’m guessing dep...

  • Bradley from UK writes about LQDFX:

    Never had any difficulties with this broker, support is fast, issues are dealt quickly, overall good service.

    From trading point of view - the platform's performance is not bad at all, spreads are really tight and execution is fast, which appears as...

  • ProFX from France writes about AMarkets:

    Just have to share, since I was very pleasantly surprised with this broker. I'm trading on Forex for more than 5 years and have had many brokers. Initially I was picking brokers who are registered, thinking it would help in case something happens. As...

Forex Blog

Spread Display and Take-Profit Multiplier in Position Size Calculator

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 18:04

It is time to roll out a new version of the Position Size Calculator indicator. Although the new release does not implement any breakthrough changes it introduces some useful features and fixes one annoying bug. Take-profit button multiplier (set via input parameter) can be...

EUR/USD Slips, Remains Near Highest Since August 2015

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 15:56

EUR/USD slipped today, though remained near the highest level since August 2015 as the dollar continued to feel the pressure of adverse fundamentals. Among them were the inability of US President Donald Trump to push with his reforms and the investigation into alleged ties of Trump's election campaign to Russia. As for today's economic reports...

Forex Brokers Update — July 23rd, 2017

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 10:22

No new brokers have been added during the week that ends today, but some significant updates have been made to the listed companies: Liteforex opens office in Poland and adds Bitcoin as a payment option. PAMM and LAMM accounts are no longer available. Added Spanish support and also e-mail...

Forex News

Great Britain Pound Rallies, Ignores IMF Downgrade

Great Britain Pound Rallies, Ignores IMF Downgrade

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 19:57

The Great Britain pound gained against its most-traded rivals during the current trading session, rising for the first time after five consecutive sessions of losses versus the Swiss franc and the Japanese yen, even though the International Monetary Fund revised its growth outlook for the United Kingdom.

Canadian Dollar Gains as Wholesale Sales Rise to Record

Canadian Dollar Gains as Wholesale Sales Rise to Record

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 17:34

The Canadian dollar rose today thanks to the surprisingly good wholesale sales reading, which increased chances for monetary tightening from the Bank of Canada.

US Dollar Edges Higher Ahead of Fed Meeting, Despite Disappointing Home Sales

US Dollar Edges Higher Ahead of Fed Meeting, Despite Disappointing Home Sales

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 15:52

The US dollar edged higher against a basket of major currencies on Monday ahead of the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy meeting that starts tomorrow. The greenback was able to maintain today’s gain even after a report revealed disappointing existing home sales in June.

Commodity Blog

Tether and Bitcoin Blasting Off, Daily Volume Increasing, USDT Technical Analysis and Weekly recap

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 9:46

It has been a rather dynamic week for both bitcoin, and tether respectively. The prior weekend saw strong volume across all USDT pairs on ...

Crude Oil Jumps More Than 1% After OPEC Meeting

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 18:34

Crude oil rallied more than 1% following the meeting between the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies in Moscow today. The gathering brought...

Gold Tops One-Month High as US Dollar Sinks 2% in July

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 16:51

Gold prices are on track for a seven-session win streak as the US dollar continues to tumble. With the greenback sliding and the political turmoil persisting in Washington, many...

Forex Video Zone

Daily Forex News and Analysis — July 25th 2017

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 12:47

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USD/JPY Stands Below a Strong Horizontal Resistance — Forecast — July 24th 2017

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 16:17

In this video, the Trading Central looks at the currency pair USD/JPY for the July 24th session. USD/JPY — Looking at the 30-min intraday chart, indeed the pair has broken below the strong horizontal support at 111.45. So, now this level should act like resistance. The 50-period Moving Average remains to the downside confirming bearishness. Further weakness is also expected towards last Friday bottom at 110.75 and the horizontal support at 110.35. [video]AcWaWDxPdoc[/video]...

Who Is Next to Be Put Under Sanctions?

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 15:57

Many forex analysts are closely monitoring the dynamics of the ruble. It is difficult to predict the further movement of this currency. First of all, ruble traders are waiting for the outcome of the meeting of the Joint OPEC and non-OPEC Ministerial Monitoring Committee. After Friday's decline, oil prices are trading flat in a narrow range between the levels of $47.80 and $48.60 per barrel. Promises of Saudi Arabia to limit the crude exports prevent oil prices...