A proper way to manage your capital
Articles / November 17, 2017

Foreign exchange market is a phenomenon that does not stop surprise people. Being a broker is considered an easy way to success and a never-empty bank account. Of course, if you know the rules. A good trader needs to work out a reasonable way to manage his capital because without a smart plan, there is a big chance for a big loss. How to play it smart and not lose your capital?

How to identify ICO scams?
Articles / October 4, 2017

Today if you are looking any ICO related phrase, you may still find information that is related to an .ico file format, a type of a file that has been existing for over 20 years. Yes, we are talking about the icons used by the operating systems to make your folders and other shortcuts look beautiful. However, in 2017 the abbreviation ICO has gotten itself a completely new meaning – Initial Coin Offering. It is a process through which a company issues some sort of tokens which are sold on the market at the flat rate during some limited amount of time. This way of investing has opened up the doors for small companies to start raising the funding, while it has also given a great way for the frauders to launch various ICO scams. Today we are going give you a few actionable tips on how not to be an ICO victim, let’s go ahead. Research the opinions online There are quite many people on Reddit and other networks and sites that are discussing the potential of the ICOs – be sure to check them out. There are also websites that are specialising in reviewing ICOs, this will be…

Why trading with a high leverage is a pure gamble
Articles / June 18, 2017

Leverage is a novel idea that has made the Forex market very attractive to individual traders, which is why so many of us are getting into the industry. Leverage in Forex trading can go as high as 1000:1, which means you can control 1000 times the value of a trade compared to the margin you put up. On its face, it sounds like a great offer, make a $100,000 worth trade with only $100! Until you consider the flipside.

Spotting Buy And Sell Signals With MACD
Articles / April 25, 2017

The MACD, which is short for Moving Average Convergence Divergence, is an incredibly important tool to most traders, and for good reason. It’s a great technical indicator for signaling when is the best time to buy, and when is the best time to sell an asset. By using two separate moving averages, the tool gives a depiction of the strength of a trend and provides a signal when the trend is going to change. This is done by subtracting the 26-day EMA from the 12-day EMA, and using a nine-day EMA of the MACD itself as a signal line. Because the MACD trading strategy is so simple to understand, it has become a prime tool in the profitable traders’ tool box! Here’s how it all works… The Pieces Of The MACD Puzzle At the end of the day, there are really only two parts to the MACD that traders should keep a close eye on. Those include: MACD Line: First and foremost, we have the MACD line, which is ultimately the life-blood of the indicator. The MACD line is a line that is created by subtracting the 26 day EMA from the 12-day EMA. The result of the subtraction leads…

Top 5 tips for Binary Options Trading for Beginners
Articles / April 5, 2017

Binary options are relatively new trading methods that were introduced to the retail investors in the year 2008 after its approval by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission.  Since binary options are easily accessible through online trading platforms and better risk to reward ratio when compared to other trading methods, many beginners have started to invest their money in binary options trading. As implied by its name, binary options have two possible outcomes for each trade. In order to succeed in a binary options trade, you should be able to accurately predict the price movement of an underlying asset and in that case, your option expires “In the money”. But if your prediction goes wrong and your option expires “out of the money”, you will lose the trade and also the amount invested in the particular trade. Binary options can be easier for beginners but in order to attain a decent success ratio, you should spend a lot of time learning about market trends and how the asset prices fluctuate due to different market conditions. Some important tips for a beginner to become successful with binary options trading are: Choosing a Reliable and Licensed Broker The first step towards…

How to find good Forex webinars?
Articles / February 22, 2017

As a people interested in the FX trading, you will often be invited by a number of brokers to attend their webinars. At first, it may certainly seem like a good idea, as you are able to get some insights in the live mode. Well, it is not actually the truth, as sometimes the quality of the speakers and their knowledge is quite mediocre. In this short guide, we will explain to you how to find the best possible webinars and stick to them. Premium webinars There are quite a few webinars that are not hosted by the brokers, but by some professional traders. Sometimes those are quite good, but sometimes they are just another scam. Similar to professional Forex trading lessons, a certain trader that is doing the webinars on a high level would have no problem providing some trial access or a record of the previously held session. If some content is only available on the premium basis and there is no preview available – skip it straight away. Broker webinars There are many brokers that do online Forex education. Some of them are really good, others are saving and providing just some basic topics. What you have…

AlfaTrade: Price Interest Points are the Key to Real Forex Profits
Articles / July 30, 2016

The price interest point is commonly called the PIP in forex trading. It’s one of the most fundamental concepts of currency trading and is useful for determining profits and losses on any trade. Let’s talk about the price interest point and it’s importance in forex trading. They are the key to real forex profits.

A Beginner’s Guide to Understanding Major Currency Pairs
Articles / May 26, 2016

What are currency pairs? If you are just starting out in the Forex market you may have become inundated with jargon. Pips, leverage and spreads may sound complex. Forex is actually one of the easiest investments for a beginner to understand if you purely think of it like this: you are investing in one currency against another. That’s it. These are simply known as currency pairs.

Advanced Patterns
Articles / April 4, 2016

Sure, the general patterns that you have read about are important. But have you thought about the many other things that can come onto a readout?