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  1. Position Sizing: The Way To Profit In Forex
    Forex Education

    Position Sizing: The Way To Profit In Forex

    Position sizing will account for the quickest and most magnified returns that a trade can generate.
  2. How To Pay Your Forex Broker
    Forex Education

    How To Pay Your Forex Broker

    Three types of commissions are used in this market. Learn how to get the best deal.
  3. Top 4 Things Successful Forex Traders Do
    Forex Education

    Top 4 Things Successful Forex Traders Do

    By blending good analysis with effective implementation, you can dramatically improve your profits in this market.
  4. 9 Tricks Of The Successful Forex Trader
    Forex Education

    9 Tricks Of The Successful Forex Trader

    These steps will make you a more disciplined, smarter and, ultimately, wealthier trader.
  5. How do I convert dollars to pounds, euros to yen, or francs ...
    Forex

    How do I convert dollars to pounds, euros to yen, or francs ...

    Currency can be converted using an online currency exchange or it can be converted manually. To use either method, you must first look up the exchange rate using an online exchange rate calculator or by ...
  6. Why is the U.S. dollar shown on the top of some currency ...
    Forex

    Why is the U.S. dollar shown on the top of some currency ...

    All currencies are traded in pairs. The first currency in the pair is called the base currency while the second is called the quote or "counterpart" currency. Usually the most dominant currency, in terms ...
  7. The Stages Of A Forex Trend
    Forex Education

    The Stages Of A Forex Trend

    Learn how to identify the stages of the many types of trends that occur in the forex market.
  8. Tiger Trading: Long-Term Charts For Short-Term Currency ...
    Forex Education

    Tiger Trading: Long-Term Charts For Short-Term Currency ...

    Stock traders can add currencies to their portfolios by using this patient investing strategy.
  9. Adding Leverage To Your Forex Trading
    Forex Education

    Adding Leverage To Your Forex Trading

    The use of margin to trade in the foreign exchange market can magnify profit opportunities.
  10. 4 Reasons Why You Need A Forex Trading Journal
    Forex Education

    4 Reasons Why You Need A Forex Trading Journal

    Most brokers will provide you with trade records, but it's also important to keep track on your own.
  11. Is there any way to check the historical rates of different ...
    Forex

    Is there any way to check the historical rates of different ...

    Yes, you can create a daily price chart of different currencies going back many years. Price charts can be found on the internet for free or by subscription to services that offer such data. For example, ...
  12. Forex Trading: A Beginner's Guide
    Forex Education

    Forex Trading: A Beginner's Guide

    Learn about the forex market and some beginner trading strategies to get started.
  13. A Beginner's Guide To Scalping In The Forex Markets
    Forex Education

    A Beginner's Guide To Scalping In The Forex Markets

    We look at what scalping is, how to do it and the characteristics of a successful forex scalper.
  14. 6 Steps To A Rule-Based Forex Trading System
    Forex Education

    6 Steps To A Rule-Based Forex Trading System

    Learn to add structure to your trading methods with these six important steps.
  15. How do you lose money in the Forex market?
    Forex

    How do you lose money in the Forex market?

    All trades made in the forex market are made in pairs. In other words, one currency is always quoted against another currency, for example the U.S. Dollar against the Japanese yen or the U.S. Dollar against ...
  16. Forex Minis Shrink Risk Exposure
    Forex Education

    Forex Minis Shrink Risk Exposure

    Trading less than a standard lot means getting in for less - and having less to lose.
  17. Using Feedback To Improve Your Trading
    Forex Education

    Using Feedback To Improve Your Trading

    Positive and negative trading experiences can affect the way you trade. Find out how.
  18. Understanding Forex Risk Management
    Forex Education

    Understanding Forex Risk Management

    There's risk in every trade you take, but as long as you can measure risk, you can manage it.
  19. Weekend Analysis: A Path To Forex Profits
    Forex Education

    Weekend Analysis: A Path To Forex Profits

    A weekend analysis can strengthen your forex trading through preparation and planning.
  20. Keep It Simple - Trade With The Trend
    Forex Education

    Keep It Simple - Trade With The Trend

    Often, the simple solution is the best one. Find out how easy it can be to trade with the trend.
  21. 3 Factors That Drive The U.S. Dollar
    Forex Education

    3 Factors That Drive The U.S. Dollar

    We look at three important factors that affect U.S. dollar value, and how to determine when it's the right time to buy currency.
  22. Leverage's
    Forex Education

    Leverage's "Double-Edged Sword" Need Not Cut Deep

    Learn to cut out losses quickly, leaving profits room to grow.
  23. 9 Tricks Of The Successful Forex Trader
    Forex Education

    9 Tricks Of The Successful Forex Trader

    These steps will make you a more disciplined, smarter and, ultimately, a wealthier trader.
  24. Price Shading In The Forex Markets
    Forex Education

    Price Shading In The Forex Markets

    This practice puts brokers ahead of their clients, but it doesn't have to be a negative for traders.
  25. How is the forex spot rate calculated?
    Forex

    How is the forex spot rate calculated?

    The forex spot rate is determined by supply and demand. Banks all over the world are buying and selling different currencies to accommodate their customers' requirements for trade or to exchange one currency ...
  26. What is the name of the currency in New Zealand?
    Forex

    What is the name of the currency in New Zealand?

    The New Zealand currency is known as the New Zealand dollar. The currency was decimalized in 1967, and divided into 100 parts or cents. Before 1967, the currency was called the New Zealand pound. But since ...
  27. What currency is affected by the interest rate decisions ...
    Economics

    What currency is affected by the interest rate decisions ...

    The Bank of England (BoE) is responsible for the interest rate decisions that affect the economy of Great Britain. As with most central banks, the BoE uses interest rates, among other methods, to increase ...
  28. What is foreign exchange?
    Forex

    What is foreign exchange?

    Foreign exchange, or Forex, is the conversion of one country's currency into that of another. In a free economy, a country's currency is valued according to factors of supply and demand. In other words, ...
  29. How often do exchange rates fluctuate?
    Forex

    How often do exchange rates fluctuate?

    Exchange rates float freely against one another, which means they are in constant fluctuation. Currency valuations are determined by the flows of currency in and out of a country. A high demand for a particular ...
  30. What is a currency converter and how do I use one?
    Forex

    What is a currency converter and how do I use one?

    A currency converter is a calculator that converts the value or quantity of one currency into the relative values or quantities of other currencies. For example, if you had $1 that needed to be exchanged ...
  31. Why do forex traders use a currency converter?
    Forex

    Why do forex traders use a currency converter?

    All currencies are quoted in pairs - one country's currency against another country's currency. A currency converter is used by traders to check the current exchange rates between two chosen currencies. ...
  32. Is there a world currency? If so, what is it?
    Forex

    Is there a world currency? If so, what is it?

    There is no such thing as a world currency. However, since World War II, the dominant or reserve currency of the world has been the U.S. dollar. At one time, all currencies were backed by gold, meaning ...