forex markets

Since its inception in 2006, Twitter has revolutionised the way people interact with one another. It is amazing to see how a micro-blog of only 140 characters can stir not just people but the global financial markets. Twitter is now increasingly used in forex trading to get instant access to market information, expert opinions and trading tips. ...

2018-06-15 Orbex Read more
Lord of The Rings Forex Trading Team

In some recent articles we’ve taken a look at how the characters in both Harry Potter and Game of Thrones would fair as trading teams and so it’s only right that we take a look at Lord of the Rings also. So, read on to find out how we think Frodo and co. would fare in a Lord of The Rings Forex Trading Team. Frodo As the main character in the t...

2018-06-11 James Harte Read more
traders to follow

Paul Tudor Jones, known as the man who shorted the “Black Monday 1987” crisis, is one of the most well-known and respected traders of our time. He is renowned for his aggressive trading styles and is one of the most famous contrarian traders alive today. He is the founder of Tudor Investment Corporation, a hedge fund that is a prestigious mon...

2018-06-12 Orbex Read more
Lannister Forex Trading Team

While many retail traders often trade independently, institutional traders often trade in teams referred to as “desks”. They cover specific markets or employ specific strategies, whether this be at a bank or a hedge fund. Designing trading teams and matching the right people is just as important as trading the correct instruments or finding the ...

2018-05-25 James Harte Read more
Which Harry Potter Character Would Make The Best Forex Trader?

The Harry Potter series grew to be the most iconic story of a generation and spawned a rebirth of the fantasy genre. While many people enjoy watching the series for its dramatic plot and lovable characters, as Forex traders we are always looking of inspiration, even among child wizards. With this in mind, we thought it would be fun to view the c...

2018-05-18 James Harte Read more
Jim Rogers

Jim Rogers, famous for his witty and research-backed remarks about developments in the financial world, is considered one of the greatest traders of all time. He set up the Quantum Fund with another legendary trader, George Soros, in 1973. Over the course of 10 years, the fund made a staggering gain of 4,200%. Jim Rogers is known for his accu...

2018-05-18 Orbex Read more
#PayMeToo

#PayMeToo In a year which has seen women’s rights finally break through to the forefront of popular focus with the success of the #MeToo campaign, focused on sexual harassment, another female focused campaign is taking the spotlight this week. #PayMeToo is a campaign that has been launched by a gathering of female MP’s lead by Labour MP Stella ...

2018-04-10 James Harte Read more
Forex Lessons From Jumanji

When it comes to improving your Forex game, inspiration can come from many different sources. While many traders focus exclusively on the trading screens in a bid to improve their trading ability, sometimes the big screen can offer helpful inspiration too. There are of course many obvious trading films which might be running through your mind no...

2018-04-13 James Harte Read more
Bill Lipschutz

In this article we will cover one of the most successful traders of all time, who is often called the “Sultan of Currencies,” Bill Lipschutz. The story of his life can be inspirational for all traders, expert and novice alike. Bill Lipschutz started his journey with an accidental inheritance of $12,000. He went on to become the most successful t...

2018-05-09 Orbex Read more
Anthony Joshua or Deontay Wilder

As the main title holders in the heavyweight division of men’s boxing, Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder are two of the biggest sports stars in the world. While the two have risen to the top of their game, they are yet to meet in the ring. As an inevitable showdown draws closer each day, boxing fans around the world are asking “who would win?”. ...

2018-03-23 James Harte Read more