The Best Economic Calendars for Traders (2021)

Economic calendars: in order to prepare for trading each day, it’s essential for traders to be informed about the dates on which economic data is released. For this purpose, I’ve integrated a helpful economic calendar with current financial news into this website. Every trader should be aware of the release dates for important economic data, …

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Taking Advantage of Commodity Futures as a Trader (Update 2021

Commodity futures are an interesting type of speculative investment. Before the introduction of stock index futures and forex trading, speculative traders had few options other than commodity futures. In this article, I’d like to discuss the most important commodity futures contracts. Commodity futures have origins in agriculture The first commodity futures were traded on the …

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Currency Trading – What You Need to Know (2021)

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Currency trading offers excellent opportunities for private and institutional investors and traders. The reason is that there are a large number of currency pairs that usually offer sufficient volatility (price fluctuations) for trading. In addition, most currencies are very liquid and transaction costs are low. In this article, I’d like describe a few important principles …

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Toby Crabel: One of the Best Traders in the World (Update 2021)

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In this article I’d like to introduce Toby Crabel. Some readers will certainly have heard of this successful fund manager, who wrote the trading book Day Trading With Short Term Price Patterns and Opening Range Breakout. But others will be hearing his name for the first time. I think you can learn a lot about …

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Calculating the Tick Value in Currency Futures (2021)

I’m often asked by traders how to calculate the tick and pip value in forex trading. In this article, I’d like to take a closer look at currency futures and provide an explanation of “tick value” as it is commonly used in futures trading. In a later article, we’ll discuss pip value, which is what …

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Trade.com – broker experience, test, rating (2021)

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Broker comparison – who is the best? In this article, we are introducing Trade.com. Trade.com – background information This article is about the multi-asset online broker Trade.com, a brand operated by Trade Capital Markets (TCM) and Livemarkets Limited. The provider offers interested investors and traders a sizeable selection of tradable instruments as detailed below. The …

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Elitetrader.com Trading Forums Review (2021)

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There’s no better way to learn trading skills than to speak to real-life traders. Elitetrader is a website that allows you to connect with over 100,000 traders who are open to having meaningful conversations with you in order to help you develop new skills, make new relationships and, most importantly, learn how to avoid costly …

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Earn2Trade Futures Trading Education Company – Review (2021)

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Learning the basics of trading can be complicated, especially when you’re trying to find the best place to go for the education you need at the beginning of your career. On your search you may have heard about the site Earn2Trade, but perhaps you’re wondering: is it really worth it? You’ve come to the right …

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Tickmill (2021) – introduction of the forex and CFD broker

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Broker comparison – who is the best? In this article, we are introducing the broker Tickmill. What is behind Tickmill? The online broker with the official company name Tickmill UK Ltd has been residing in London since 2015. The vision of this still relatively young company is to offer private investors and companies worldwide an …

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XM – Forex and CFD Broker Review (2021)

Broker comparison – who is the best? In this article, we are introducing the broker XM. What is behind XM? The online broker XM was established in the year 2009 and has registered a rapidly growing customer base ever since. The main office of the company is located in Limassol, Cyprus. XM.com was founded by …

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AvaTrade – review of the forex broker (2021)

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Broker comparison – who is the best? In this article, we are introducing AvaTrade. About AvaTrade AvaTrade is an online broker that most of all specializes in trade instruments in the forex segment, as well as CFDs. Clients can use this provider to trade in a large number of different markets (currencies, commodities, indices, stocks, …

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