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

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 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

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
the markets are closed

When the markets are closed, don’t just sit around twiddling your thumbs. Why not prep for the week to come by taking a look at top websites that are great for staying up-to-date with the latest news and trends in the forex world? You can also read blog posts or catch videos of experts giving insightful trading tips and market predictions. He...

2018-07-06 Orbex Read more
forex intraday analysis

Daily Forex Market Preview, 06/07/2018 It was a busy day for the currency markets yesterday. The German factory orders report showed that output increased 2.6% on the month beating estimates of a 1.1% increase. Previous month's revisions showed a revised print from a 2.5% decline to just 1.6%. In the NY trading session, the ADP payrolls re...

2018-07-06 John Benjamin Read more

Jesse Livermore, the man who played big and managed to earn millions of dollars during a time of severe economic instability is definitely a trader to look up to. The Wall Street Crash of 1929, also called Black Tuesday (October 24), was the reason for the most devastating financial crisis in human history. It led to a 12-year period of “Grea...

2018-07-04 Orbex Read more
forex intraday analysis

Daily Forex Market Preview, 04/07/2018 Sentiment in the markets were somewhat mixed with the safe haven, Japanese yen and gold prices rising on the day. The U.S. dollar was however seen stronger across most of the currencies. The UK's construction PMI came out stronger than expected as the index rose to 53.1. This beat forecasts of an increa...

2018-07-04 John Benjamin Read more
forex psychology

A significant amount of experts in trading will agree that psychology plays a major component in trading. In other words, your success as a trader depends a lot on your mindset. Understanding this, it's logical to conclude that how you think about your trades will have a major impact on your trading profitability. Let's approach trading from ...

2018-07-03 Daniel John Grady Read more