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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  • Din writes about TenkoFX:

    I've been trading with this broker for several months. I can't say anything bad about them, they do their job well. The trading conditions are quite good, plus, they don't mess with my trading. Profit withdrawal is by the book.

  • Karl Stromso from Spain writes about Admiral Markets:

    It's cool Admiral Markets has webinars available on a daily basis. Whenever I have free time, I'm on it!

  • Alexander Brinem from Belgium writes about Land-FX:

    Given the recent volatility and general rolla-coster, I am very impressed with Land-FX for it's robbust trading system and no hiccups in execution. For new traders. always ask for welcoem bonus on deposit!

  • Paul from europe writes about Turnkey Forex:

    Just a usual broker, nothing special. The main why I get bad impression is that too long execution if compare with other many brokers. Half of order opens go with slippage and pendings orders are constantly closed with gap. Spreads are good by them, ...

Forex Blog

EUR/USD Declines as Tax Reform Overshadows Economic Data

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 23:20

EUR/USD attempted to rally today but failed and dropped, even though almost all economic reports released in the United States were worse than expected. The possible reason for the drop were the signs that the Republicans were close to passing the US tax reform bill. NY Empire State Index fell...

EUR/USD Drops After Release of Solid US Economic Reports

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 17:37

EUR/USD dropped today as almost all reports released in the United States over the trading session were good. The signs that the voting for the final version of the US tax reform bill may happen as soon as the next week also drove the currency pair down. Retail sales rose 0.8% in November, exceeding the median...

EUR/USD Jumps After FOMC, Core CPI Miss

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 3:01

EUR/USD rallied on Wednesday and remained elevated on Thursday due to news from the United States. Headline US inflation was within expectations, but the core figure missed forecasts. The Federal Open Market Committee hiked the benchmark interest rate as was expected, but there were two dissenters. And markets doubt...

Forex News

NZ Dollar Resumes Rally After Drop on Thursday

NZ Dollar Resumes Rally After Drop on Thursday

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 16:01

The New Zealand dollar fell on Thursday after four consecutive days of gains but resumed the rally on Friday thanks to the positive report released overnight.

Japanese Yen Trades Higher After Tankan Survey

Japanese Yen Trades Higher After Tankan Survey

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:57

The Japanese yen gained today following the release of the Tankan survey. The currency has trimmed gains against some of its rivals by now, but maintained the upward momentum against others.

GBP/USD Trades Sideways on Brexit Jitters and US Data

GBP/USD Trades Sideways on Brexit Jitters and US Data

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 10:29

The GBP/USD currency pair today traded in a sideways range during the early European session given the empty UK economic docket. Much of the currency pair's movement was in reaction to news concerning Brexit negotiations and yesterday's US macro data.

Commodity Blog

Gold Steadies for Weekly Gain, Benefits from Tax Bill Worries

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 15:30

Gold prices are on track for a weekly gain, despite hovering above five-month lows. The yellow metal is benefiting from investor concerns over the Republican...

Orange Juice Futures Fall as Florida Citrus Industry Demands Help

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 17:34

Orange juice futures were trading as low as 2% on Thursday after the Florida citrus industry called on the federal government for some assistance. Despite reaching a ...

Oil Prices Drop Despite Decline in US Crude Stockpiles, Lower OPEC Production

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:57

Oil futures are trading lower midweek, despite a new US government report showing a decline in US crude stockpiles and Organization of Petroleum Exporting ...

Forex Video Zone

Oil Prices Fail to Support Ruble

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 15:22

Today, oil prices are recovering after falling to a month low. The Brent Crude Oil added more than 1% and now is trading near $63.45 a barrel. Oil growth was supported by the suspension of production at the Forties pipeline. The pipeline will be repaired in several weeks, which may contribute to the growth of oil prices. However, the trading sentiment could be worsened by the news from the US data, showing an increase in oil...

How Forex Managed Account Works

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 15:20

Today's investors and traders have a lot to deal with and most don't have the time, experience, technical setup or privileged information necessary to succeed. This has led to more and more investors and traders to search for new solutions to help them deal with the difficulties. There are many such solutions being offered from social trading to purchasable trading systems or even programmed asset management systems. All of the offered solutions have...

Traders Again Ready for Risk?

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:14

Traders regained risk sentiment for a while yesterday. However, the US dollar was losing ground again in the Asian trade. The USD/JPY pair sank below 112.20. Earlier this week, the Japanese currency was weighed down by the stronger US dollar. Analysts explain the lack of interest in Japanese assets by the Fed that investors misunderstood a speech by the Bank of Japan leader. Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said that too much stimulus could make...