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Covered and Uncovered Interest Arbitrage Explained with Examples

With covered interest arbitrage, a trader is looking to exploit discrepancies between the spot rate and the futures or forwards ...
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How to Spot an Overbought or Oversold Market

Market commentators often use the words overbought and oversold quite loosely. You might hear an analyst say for example, “EURUSD ...
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5 Simple Ways to Control Your Emotions When Trading

It’s easy to forget when dealing with complex trading algorithms and techniques that we are all human beings. Whether we ...
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Market Timing vs. Buy and Hold – Which is Better?

When it comes to trading styles nothing divides opinion more than the choice between market timing and buy-to-hold. Market timers ...
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7 Ways to Lower Risk in Forex Trading

Here are 7 easy tips that will help to lower risk when trading foreign exchange and any other market. 1.     ...
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Heikin Ashi Charts and How to Use Them

Heikin Ashi charts are an alternative to standard candlestick charts. They are useful in identifying places where the market is ...
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Slippage, Requotes and Unfair Price Execution

Forex is an over the counter market. This means there are no centralized exchanges to match counterparties and fill orders ...
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How to Use Forex Leverage Safely

One of the advantages of trading markets such as forex is the availability of leverage. When used correctly, leverage can ...
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The Descending Broadening Wedge

This pattern appears across all forex charts and like the ascending version, the trading rule is not entirely straightforward.  Based ...
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Facts and Myths about Forex Trading

What are the facts and myths about forex trading? This article exposes 7 of the most common myths about trading ...
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Ascending Broadening Wedge Patterns

The ascending broadening wedge is a chart pattern that can be traded in several ways; either as a bullish/bearish breakout ...
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Broadening Wedge Patterns – “Megaphones”

A broadening wedge is a range where the price is holding between two trend lines that are moving apart. The ...
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Why Lowering Your Stress Leads to Better Trading

The first thing that comes to mind when we think of trading is money. How much money can I earn? ...
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How to Predict Price Channel Breakouts in Forex

When using channels as part of a technical trading strategy, it’s good to know how spot the first signs of ...
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Interpreting Price Channels and Rectangles

Rectangles and price channels are range patterns that you’ll find in virtually every forex chart you look at. It’s helpful ...
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Is the Bullish Engulfing Candlestick a Reliable Pattern?

A bullish reversal usually starts with a quick burst of momentum. These events can be understood by looking at candlestick ...
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Should You Invest in Gold in 2017?

Gold has gained more than 8% in 2016 after a volatile year. The 1st half of the year was driven ...
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