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Quantitative Easing And The Effect On Forex Trading
Fundamental Analysis

Quantitative Easing And The Effect On Forex Trading

Quantitative easing (QE) is a type of monetary policy adopted by central banks to stimulate a countries economy.
Central banks face the challenge of “balancing” economic growth (making sure the economy does not grow too fast or too slow) by influencing the forces of supply and demand.

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Forex Trading Psychology - Routine
Trading Psychology

Forex Trading Psychology – Routine

What is your routine?

Everybody has one, whether they know it or not, whether you wake up and brush your teeth then shower or you wake up and shower then brush your teeth or none of the above (hopefully that’s not you). Whatever your routine is, it’s usually consistent and that’s what makes it so hard to break.

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Mental And Physical Awareness - Forex Markets
Trading Psychology

Mental And Physical Awareness – Forex Markets

In today’s article, we will be looking at how crucial it is for one to remain mentally and physically aware or alert within the Forex markets and how that alone could be beneficial. Remember when they told you that the earliest bird catches the fattest worm?
That, in a lot of cases, was true. And it remains true for the Forex markets.

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FOMO in trading and how to beat it
Trading Psychology

FOMO In Trading And How To Beat It

Fear of missing out (FOMO) is present in all aspects of life including Forex trading. In trading, it refers to the fear of missing opportunities that could result in a large profit, this mindset leads to errors in execution and management meaning this weakness must be addressed.

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Trading Trendline Breaks
Trading Strategies

Trading Trendline Breaks

Trendlines are a form of dynamic support and resistance which means trendline breaks signal a potential shift supply and demand, just as breakouts of horizontal levels do. Traders can take advantage of these occurrences and position themselves on the correct side of the market.
Before we rush, what is a trendline breakout? This occurs when price closes past a trendline that previously acted as support or resistance.

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Retracements in forex trading
Technical Analysis

Retracements In Forex Trading

Retracements are temporary moves against the overall trend direction and eventually result in a trend resumption i.e. retracements can be considered as temporary trend reversals.
In Forex trading, a retracement occurs when the weaker currency overall, has a burst of strength that ends when the overall stronger currency overpowers it again (and the trend resumes). Below is an example of retracements within a prevailing trend.

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Knowing Your Forex Pairs
Fundamental Analysis

Knowing Your Forex Pairs

In this article, we will discuss a few key pointers that every Forex trader needs to know about his or her currency pairs. So let me start by asking you a few questions… How well do you know your pairs; EURUSD, GBPUSD, USDJPY?
Seriously how well?! Do you know what happened 2 weeks ago with cable? Or why the Euro gained so much strength over the past week? Or what price your favorite pairs are sitting at right now?

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Forex Position Sizing
Risk Management

Forex Position Sizing

It ain’t the size of the fight in the trade, it’s the size of the trade in the fight.

Position Size. Some traders have labeled position size or position sizing a crucial part of profitability using any strategy. You could have the world’s best strategy but if you bet too big, it wouldn’t matter because at some point you would incur a string of losses that wipe you out so you’ve got to find the sweet spot.

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Forex Trading Psychology - The Fear of Losing
Trading Psychology

Forex Trading Psychology – The Fear Of Losing

In Forex Trading, the fear of losing can be like water. The right amount can give life but too much can level cities (and trading accounts).
There’s a pattern among great traders that you see when you start to research their beliefs and habits towards trading. Let me tell you for free, a lot of them… HATE losing, they can’t stand it. They do everything in their power to avoid taking a loss.

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Understanding The Forex Economic Calendar
Fundamental Analysis

Understanding The Forex Economic Calendar

In Forex trading the economic calendar refers to scheduled economic releases that have an impact on a currencies value and/ or the market as a whole; these calendars come packed with other useful information for traders.

Economic releases have an impact on trader sentiment and valuation, the influence on price is usually short term but, in significant cases, the impact can be long term.

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