Articles in Traders Education category

Social Trading

Published by , 2016/01/20 Leave your thoughts

The world of social trading is definitely on the rise and is the new buzz word when new trading and investment opportunities are talked about. Traders who are new to the market can enhance their learning curve by drawing on knowledge from more experienced traders and professionals ... Read more

Scalping in Forex

Published by , 2016/01/20 Leave your thoughts

A scalping Forex strategy is the extremely quick opening and closing of trading positions. Most traders who use this strategy will keep positions open for as little as 1 minute, and at most 3-5 minutes. ... Read more

Hedging in Forex

Published by , 2016/01/20 Leave your thoughts

Hedging is used in Forex trading when a trader decides to off-set his risk and so protecting their selves from any potential losses. When hedging a trader will open a contract in parallel with their primary trade. ... Read more

What is Hedging?

Published by , 2015/12/15 Leave your thoughts

Even if you are not a trader you would have most probably heard or used the term, “hedging your bets.” The phrase is used in day to day life. When you see somebody equivocating on some point, and trying to cover all his bases, we say, “That person is just hedging their bets.” It means exactly the same when used in trading. It basically means that you are trying to cover all your bases and ultimately protect yourself against losses in the best way that you can. When you hedge, you generally are trying to find a way to make a profit no matter what the market does, even if it ends up doing the exact opposite of what you thought it would do. ... Read more

The differences between forex and stocks

Published by , 2015/12/15 Leave your thoughts

The foreign exchange market or FX market as it is commonly known may on the face of it to some people seem very similar to other financial markets. On the surface, the forex exchange market has many similarities to the stock exchange, but there are a number of differences and all are not that obvious, below is a breakdown of some of the main differences. ... Read more