Category Archives: Trading Platforms

When Does FX Trading Allow You to Quite Your Day Job?

When Does FX Trading Allow You to Quite Your Day Job?

There are a lot of traders who can only trade on the market part-time.  Many of these part-time traders are looking to quit their day job when they can make a living from FX trading.  However, you need to know when your FX trading is making enough for you to quite your day job.  There […]

FX Rates of the Past: Lessons to Be Learned

FX Rates of the Past: Lessons to Be Learned

Unless one has lived under a rock for the entirety of the new millennium, you know a global credit crisis occurred. It is the biggest financial event to happen in the new millennium so far. It will not be the last, but it certainly shaped FX rates for the better part of six years. In […]

When You Should Use an FX Converter

When You Should Use an FX Converter

There are a lot of websites that offer an FX converter.  However, you have to consider whether or not this something that you should use when you trade forex.  There are a lot of traders who feel that an FX converter does not have a place in forex trading.  However, there are other traders who […]

The FX Rates Lot Sizes

The FX Rates Lot Sizes

When you trade on the forex market you need to consider the FX rates lot sizes.  The lot size that you use for the FX rates could seriously affect your trading.  It is important that you know what the different lot sizes are and how you can use them in your trading.  When you start […]

Foreign Exchange Euro and Government Relationship

Foreign Exchange Euro and Government Relationship

Several basic government questions must be answered for any currency you intend on trading in the foreign exchange market. What is the debt market like? Is the equities market worthy of investment? What about the central bank setup? Is the government going to be too involved? These four questions will be answered here in terms […]

Foreign Exchange Rate History Tool

Foreign Exchange Rate History Tool

Foreign exchange rate history tool provides 365 days of rate information for traders. It is historical data shown for the currency pair you elect to examine in further detail. It is a different format than a year chart. You may be able to discern more information using this tool than a line graph. Many use […]

FX Rates Across the Pond in Mexico

FX Rates Across the Pond in Mexico

The EUR/MXN pairing is available through at least one online broker, which is USA based. In Australia different pairs are available since the focus is often on Aussie pairings. You may find the AUD/MXN is available to trade or not. It is a good idea to be prepared for FX rates in different pairings. The […]

The Basics of Managed Foreign Exchange Accounts

The Basics of Managed Foreign Exchange Accounts

One of the ways that you can make money on the foreign exchange is through the use of a managed trading account.  These accounts are ideal for people who do not want to trade, but still want to profit from the market.  It is important that you know how to assess the manager that you […]

Forex Training Courses For Beginners

Forex Training Courses For Beginners

Individuals looking to enter the foreign currency exchange market could find themselves extremely frustrated and this could cause a string of losses.  It is important to get over the learning curve by obtaining a suitable forex training course.  This will help you gain confidence in knowledge and approach your trades logically. Available Forex Training There […]

Using an FX Converter and Other Tools

Using an FX Converter and Other Tools

When you trade on the forex market you may wonder if you should be using certain tools.  There are a lot of tools that you would use when looking at foreign exchange rates that you would not use with forex trading.  It is important that you know what tools you should use and what tools […]