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How Has the Coronavirus Impacted the Forex Market?

  As the COVID-19 outbreak continues to spread across the globe and countries are facing the realities of trying to contain the virus and protect their people, it’s unsurprising that this is also having a direct impact on the global foreign exchange market. In today’s post, we’ll be taking a closer look at how the

3 Steps to a Powerful Trading Routine Optimised for Forex Success

  In a recent video over on Greg Secker’s YouTube Channel (which you can find here), he sat down with a professional nutritionist to talk about a concept that is likely to rarely spring to mind when looking to develop our forex careers – the impact of routine and nutrition on our trading. In the

7 Ways NOT to Trade Forex (And Why)

  In the highly lucrative and often turbulent foreign exchange market, there are a number of practices and bad trading habits that should be avoided from the off in order to secure you as a well-rounded and professional trader. Particularly for those of you entering the currency markets for the first time, familiarising yourself with

Don’t Be Fooled: 5 Common Forex Scams (And How to Avoid Them)

  As the largest financial market in the world, unfortunately the forex market breeds a number of unscrupulous organisations designed to separate you from your well-earned cash. While you may be aware that they exist, it’s often difficult to tell from the off when you’re being conned – meaning you could run into financial problems

Mastermind: Understanding Your Trading Brain

  Recently, over on his YouTube channel, Greg and his friend Andy Harrington discussed what they referred to as the “three trading brains”. This is the idea that the brain comprises: Neocortex: leader or thinking brain Limbic system: emotional brain Cerebellum: identity brain   As the driver of all decision making, the brain has a

Making the Jump: 5 Signs You’re Ready to Move to a Live Account

  Whether you’ve been experimenting with a demo account for a while now or you’re new to the world of forex and are simply getting excited about when you’ll be ready to operate a live account, there are a few things to consider before you make the move.   Once you’re confident you know how

Bouncing Back: 4 Steps to Recovery After a Losing Streak

  Wherever you are in your forex trading career, you’ll know by now that it’s practically impossible to experience win after win. Sometimes there will be losses and, when it feels like you’re on somewhat of a downward spiral, it can be a challenge to pull yourself out of the negative mindset that comes with

Trading Anxiety? 3 Easy Ways to Build Your Confidence

  As a profession that requires you to work in conditions of uncertainty, forex trading can often result in traders feeling successful after a big win one day, yet equally as disappointed the next after an unexpected loss. As such, due to the at-times turbulent nature of this type of trading, it’s crucial that you

5 Valuable Life Lessons You’ll Learn From Trading Forex

  Regardless of whether you’ve been trading for years or you’re eager to learn, forex trading and the work that goes into it can provide some valuable life lessons for us all. Join us as we look at the various things you can gain from your journey into learning to trade forex – from finding

Forex Trading Strategies: How to Manage Your Emotions

  A sound technical knowledge of relevant terminology, how the forex markets operates and the fundamental impacts of geopolitical and economic situations is an integral part of your forex education. However, for those looking to truly immerse themselves in the fast-paced world of forex, you also need to understand the psychology involved when it comes