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Risk Management

Forex Market Weekly Open And Close
Beginner

Forex Market Weekly Open And Close

This is very much a beginner topic, but I think it is essential to learn about the market open and close because trading mistakes made during these times can be avoided, as long as you are aware of them.

To start, I want to point out that the Forex market is not the same as the stock market in terms of when the market closes and opens.

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Risk Management Guidance For Traders
Beginner

Risk Management Guidance For Traders

As traders, we often face issues when it comes to how much we should be willing to risk on each trade, how many trades we can have open before our leverage becomes non-existent and quite frankly problematic for the maintenance of the account.

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How Brokers Make Money - Beware Of These
Advanced

How Brokers Make Money – Beware Of These

Often as a Forex trader, the first thing you want to do is just make money without really looking at the reasons why you may not be making money, or rather the reasons for losing trades.

Now, don’t get me wrong it is vital to focus your attention on having great winners, but it is equally important to focus on the small losses…

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Risk Appetite For Forex Traders
Beginner

Risk Appetite For Forex Traders

In this game, it’s important not to have eyes bigger than your stomach. Don’t take on risk you can’t stomach. I heard of a trader called Jason Leavitt on a “Chat with Traders” podcast some years back who said at the beginning of his trading career he could’ve been trading $50,000 account and have one trade floating an $8000 loss without phasing him.

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4 Considerations Before Trading Forex Live (Real Money)
Beginner

4 Considerations Before Trading Forex Live (Real Money)

Trading, like anything in life, needs practice if you want to become good at it. Luckily, with modern technology, there are ways to practice without spending any real money. Without the added risk, trading a demo can help traders hone their skills and become better by first losing fake money and not real money.

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Bid And Ask Price In The Forex Market
Beginner

Bid And Ask Price In The Forex Market

When trading the Forex market, the ask price is the price you will pay when buying a currency pair and the bid price is the price you will pay when selling a pair. The ask price is always the highest of the two quotes.

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Spreads In Forex Trading
Beginner

Spreads In Forex Trading

Often, traders and investors miss the small but MAJOR details before making a decision when purchasing a stock or a certain currency. Forgetting to check the spread on a Forex pair is normal when you see an opportunity and just want to pounce, but the disadvantage is yours and yours alone.

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What Is A Trading Edge
Beginner

What Is A Trading Edge?

An edge means that over a large sample of trades, a trader will come out with a profit. Without an edge, nobody can make money from the market in the long run.
The above definition is just scratching the surface, there is much more to understand about this concept.

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What Is Leverage In Forex Trading
Beginner

What Is Leverage In Forex Trading?

Leverage is the ratio between the amount invested by a trader and the credit provided by a broker, therefore leverage is a form of borrowed capital that allows a trader to increase their profit potential.

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