forex trading

A phenomenon that a lot of traders notice - and you might have seen it yourself - is that when they increase the size of their trades, their strategy seems to stop working. For some, even just switching from their demo account to their live account, and using the exact same strategy, will lead to making mess money. This might lead a few of them ...

2018-07-18 Daniel John Grady Read more
forex intraday analysis 17th july

Daily Forex Market Preview, 17/07/2018 The U.S. dollar was seen trading mixed on Monday. Economic data was supportive of the greenback. The U.S. retail sales report showed that headline retail sales increased 0.5% on the month while core retail sales rose 0.4%. The U.S. Empire State Manufacturing index was seen rising to 22.6 on the index, u...

2018-07-17 John Benjamin Read more

Video analysis for the FX Majors and the Dollar Index. Starting with the dollar index PIA-First will be breaking down the time-frames, highlighting what we will be looking at for the week ahead! [shortcode-variables slug="act_tradeideas"]

2018-07-16 Ian Coleman Read more
worldcup nfp

With such a huge focus on the World Cup at the moment and so many people hotly debating which side will win and who has been the best player... I've been thinking a lot about what it takes to make it as a professional football player and whether these attributes would help someone become successful in the world of Forex trading. While the two...

2018-07-13 James Harte Read more

It's normal for trades to end positively and negatively. No one has a perfect track record in predicting the market, and every consistently profitable trader will have regular losses. As a general rule, it's not these routine losses that will hurt your trading. It's the big losses that will get you. The thing about these big losses is that the...

2018-07-13 Daniel John Grady Read more
indices forex

Many wild swings occurred during the month of June 2018. On the fundamental side, tariff plans and trade war talks have caused some serious volatility, with the VIX presenting a spike in early June. This spike was mentioned as a possibility in the “Orbex Q3 – Market Outlook Report 2018”  report previously released, but also explained during t...

2018-07-13 Richard Tataru Read more
forex trading plan

When it comes to Forex trading it is essential to maximize profits and limit losses in any way possible. One of the best ways to do this is to have a carefully thought out trading strategy and to stay disciplined throughout the trading day. While it can be tempting to enter the markets on a whim, here are a few reasons why a tried and tested pla...

2018-07-12 Orbex Read more
forex technical analysis

Daily Forex Market Preview, 11/07/2018 The UK's first monthly GDP release by the ONS showed that the economy had advanced 0.3% on the month in June. However, the positive GDP growth report was offset by manufacturing production which rose 0.4% missing estimates of a 1.0% increase. Construction output however beat estimates, rising strongly by...

2018-07-11 John Benjamin Read more

 EURUSD Non-Commercials reduced their net long positions in the Euro last week selling 2k contracts to take the total position to 34k contracts. EUR long positioning continues to be steadily reduced as the market digests the ECB’s announcement at its last meeting that it will be winding down QE by year end but plans to keep rates unchanged ...

2018-07-09 James Harte Read more

As we check out the FX Majors and Dollar Index we see a turn in the dollar! Following the Non-Farm payrolls and the Canada Jobs report as well as other economic releases, where do we stand currently with the FX Majors? [shortcode-variables slug="go2_tradeideas"]

2018-07-09 Orbex Read more