The Evolution of Forex Trading : Two Decades in the Making

The forex market is the world’s most liquid market with an average daily turnover of over $6 trillion. But it wasn’t always so lucrative. Twenty years ago the bar for entering the global forex market was high. Trading was expensive, complex, and inconvenient. Trading platforms were mostly the dominion of established banks and large financial institutions.

Over the past two decades, the industry’s grown dramatically by developing innovative technologies, adapting to changes in regulatory requirements, and adopting more user-friendly platforms that have forever changed the way people trade.

We’ll take a closer look at how the forex industry has evolved over the past twenty more…

Manual trading vs. Automated trading

Having read about the unlimited Forex opportunities and huge profits that large investors receive, many people decide to start working in the foreign exchange market and try themselves in the role of a trader. When a novice trader registers a trading account and gets started, he immediately faces a choice between manual or automated trading. In this article, we will talk about these two types of trading and try to find out what are the pros and cons of each of these trading approaches.

Manual trading

Manual trading or self-trading involves making independent trading decisions. And while manual trading offers lots of profit-making opportunities, the profit of a trader, in this case, will more…

Has 2020’s Epidemic Encouraged Women to Take Over the Online Trading World?

Trading the financial markets has been a man’s dominion for a long time.  In fact, when we think of a ‘Trader’ the word conjures up an image of a man, Type-A, sharply suited, overly confident, and engaging in cut-throat competition. It’s how we see traders because movies have imprinted this version of the trader in our minds; from Leonardo DiCaprio as Jordan Belfort in Martin Scorsese’s Wolf of Wall Street to Michael Douglas as Gordon Gekko in Oliver Stone’s Wall Street.  But times are changing, and reality often differs from Hollywood.

Women and Trading, Trending Upward

Non Traders would be surprised to see that most traders are in fact at home and more…

Your Favorite Brand Can be Your Next Trading Asset

Have you ever obsessed over a certain brand? A clothing line, tech products, or even a social media platform and wondering how profitable this global company might be? We all hear about investing in stocks, and the few lucky who invested in global stocks at the right time, and have now made a decent amount of profit thanks to their shares, but we simply can’t afford to do the same.

Well, this achievement may not be as expensive as you’ve imagined. The fact is, you don’t need massive amounts of money to take advantage of a company’s stock. With CFD stocks, you can more…

Will Gold and Precious Metals Continue their Bull Run?

Gold, silver and copper have been soaring since March lows, and they posted new cycle highs in August. They’ve seen consolidated, and metals have been trading in shor-term bearish trends and consolidative formations.

Today the fundamental situation remains bullish for precious metals. Why? Major central banks are about to introduce more easing, with the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) and the Bank of England (BoE) having announce more Quantitative Easing (QE) in November, while the European Central Bank (ECB) is expected to increase its bond-buying program at the December meeting.

The Federal Reserve (Fed) is also expected to act following Fed Chair Jerome Powell urging congress to provide more more…