Binary option trading is becoming an ever more popular form of trading; this is mainly due to the simplicity in the way a trade is executed. However, despite all the claims that it is a way of making easy money it’s not such a sure bet as you are led to believe. Due to their speculative nature they are considered to be one of the highest risk forms of trading available. To help off-set some of these risks most binary option brokers provide live market data to help you when making trading decisions. Brokers now provide live news feeds, charts and information on important economic data. Most traders will use the information provided to work out how an asset will perform given the information at hand and so reducing the potential risk and increasing their chances of making a return. There are also other tools that can be used such as signals.