There is lots of knowledge and interest out there about FOREX trading. FOREX (Foreign Exchange) is simply purchasing a currency at one price and selling it at another price to make a profit. Currency markets are well known around the world, and your average Joe will have exposure to them when you go travelling to Europe or Asia as you will need to change your currency to be able to purchase things in the new country. You also may have exposure to foreign exchange markets if you ever made a purchase from overseas and had to calculate what the cost of the product was in your local currency.

Contract for Difference (CFD) Trading in New Zealand

New Zealand has been somewhat neglected up until recently as Australia is well recognized as the home of many traders. This doesn’t mean that there haven’t been any traders in New Zealand, just that they probably had to organise to trade with brokers outside New Zealand.

Day Trading For Beginners – What Is Day Trading?

Day trading is an exciting way to make money in fact it can make you a lot of money, however is day trading for you and do you have what it takes to stick around in the trading world? I can’t answer these questions for you only you can.  If your new to trading then keep on reading because this article is a little guide explaining what exactly day trading is.

Multiple Time Frame Price Action – The Greatest Trading Edge

Price action is the single most important factor in trading. Trading against price action is account suicide and a sure fire way to lose money. If you trade based on the way you believe the market is going to behave and you’re trading against price action, the market will take your money away. The greatest trading “edge” is price action across multiple time frames.

Should I Trade DMA CFDs Or Market Maker CFDs?

There are two main types of CFDs, direct market access (DMA) and market made (MM). The most popular type is the market made variety. The reason for the popularity of market made CFDs is simply because CFD providers offering this type of CFD are also able to offer CFDs over indices and forex pairs. DMA CFDs are typically more common with traders that are more familiar with share trading for the simple reason that DMA CFDs allow traders to participate in the opening and closing phases of the market and also the order book of the underlying security over which the DMA CFD is based. Both varieties of CFD have their place amongst traders and investors and it is important that you choose the type that suits your trading style.

Trading – The Seasons – Why E-Mini Markets Change & How To Profit

The e-mini markets are controlled by the collective human emotion which operates within its controlled environment. Outside forces that effect humans therefore, affects the markets. Weather changes and the seasonal changes can mean markets change for better or worse. Experienced traders know that different market conditions call for different approaches to trading.

The Lazy Trader – Prologue

There are lots of ways to get things done. Traders should find ways of working smarter, not harder!

The Lazy Trader – Plan To Win (Part 2)

Newcomers to trading can’t wait to get started, but it’s important to make sure you are ready. Being ready means having an answer to many important questions about your new business activity…

CFD Corporate Actions – Share Splits and Rights Issues

Corporate actions are a frequent occurrence in the Australian Market. Typically your CFD position will mirror the corporate actions associated with owning the underlying share. Holders of a CFD position can participate in Corporate actions, including share splits and rights issues however in certain circumstances where a corporate action involves a number of options your CFD provider may not allow you to choose but will rather select an option which will be applied to all of their clients open CFD positions.

The Lazy Trader – Plan To Win (Part 1)

People get into trading for many reasons. Sometimes, though, they may not have thought things through.

Managing CFD Trading Risks in Your Portfolio

Incorporating a proper risk management plan into you CFD trading strategy is the single most important aspect of CFD trading. Risk management involves determining the amount of money that you wish to allocate to each trade to ensure that you are able to continue trading should you sustain a loss on the position.

Discover How to Overcome 5 Common Day Trading Mistakes

The ability to make rational decisions is a critical in all aspects of your life – trading and social. Once you have identified and eliminated the most common barriers in the trade decision process, you can expect satisfaction, success and professional growth.

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