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Slow and Steady: Your Guide to Low Volatility Trading

Low volatility trading is nothing new. To the experienced trader, embracing this type of trading in their forex strategy is, in fact, incredibly frustrating, as the amount of opportunity to make significant – or ‘good’ – trades diminishes. However, part of knowing how to trade forex successfully is understanding how to adapt to changing market

Money Management: What, Why & How?

As with most things in life, like working out and dieting, money management is something that most traders preach but few, in fact, actively practise in real life. Why? Just like watching what you eat and hauling yourself from the sofa to the gym, regularly managing your money in forex can seem like a burden

3 Reasons You Should Be Keeping a Trading Journal

As a globally interconnected, 24/5 digital trading market, taking it back to basics with a pen and a piece of paper could well be one of the most effective forex secrets there is. Why? Well, today, we’ll be answering exactly that – detailing 3 reasons you should be keeping a trading journal, regardless of your

There’s Power in Numbers: Celebrating National Numeracy Day

With numeracy playing an integral role in today’s society – both in regards to personal and professional financing – it may come as a surprise to you to learn that 49% of adults in the working-age population of England have the same level of maths skills as those in primary school education. That’s right, almost

Advanced Strategy: Your Guide To Reversal Trading

When it comes to strategy, reversal trading is a tried and tested method proven, when executed correctly, to be one of the best ways to trade forex. But what is this popular trading approach and how can you incorporate this useful weapon into your daily forex arsenal? Luckily, today we’re showing you how by helping

Time is Money: How (And Why) to Make Time For Forex

For many, the strongest appeal of the forex market is its accessibility. Open 24/5, traders can enter and exit the market at times convenient to them, allowing them to work their trading around their normal day-to-day life. For the experienced trader, this enables them to spend as little as 30 minutes a day on the

Industry Glossary

  Welcome to the Learn To Trade industry glossary – your comprehensive, go-to guide for all things forex, detailing an array of definitions for the most commonly used words, terms and phrases within the world of foreign exchange trading. A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P

Forex Currency Pairs: What You Need to Know

Forex currency pairs are the bread and butter of currency trading, forming the foundation of every trade and serving as the measuring posts for potential profit and loss. But what exactly is a currency pair and how exactly does this means of currency trading work? Let’s take a closer look… An introduction to currency trading

Hedging Forex: What Does It Mean? (And How to Use it)

  Risk management is of fundamental importance to a trader’s success on the forex market. In a risky and volatile trading environment, the ability to minimise the likelihood of losses can make all the difference, often being the defining factor that separates the proverbial men from the boys. That’s where hedging comes in. In today’s

Balance for Better: How Can We Make The Trading Industry More Inclusive?

  As one of the leading trading educators in the world, our voice can have an impact. The way we talk about forex trading and who we talk about it to, has a huge influence on the type of people that end up walking through our doors, and even the doors of our competitors.  This