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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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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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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Forex or Futures – What’s Better to Trade? (2021)

In this article, I’d like to discuss a few differences between the futures and forex market as regards trading and potential returns.  I had the idea for this article while looking over the results of the World Cup Trading Championships. There are two divisions in the championships each year: futures and forex. Significant performance differences …

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What Is Momentum Trading? (Update 2021 with Examples)

In this article, I’d like to introduce you to one of the most important concepts in trading – momentum. Many of the best traders in the world use a momentum strategy and achieve excellent returns every year. What is momentum trading? Momentum can be signaled by several price candlesticks. Looking at a chart, you’ll typically …

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Reward/Risk Ratio in Trading and R-Multiple (2021) 

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Is the reward/risk ratio total nonsense or the holy grail of traders?  In this article, we’ll take a closer look and show that both views can be true. What’s the reward/risk ratio? As the name suggests, the reward/risk ratio (R/R ratio) is a measure of the relationship between reward and risk. Also known as the …

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Trading Forums Overview (2021)

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What is the World Cup Trading Championships? (2021)

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In this article, I would like to introduce you to the World Cup Trading Championships (WCTC). This is the official world championship in trading. There are tons of stock market games and competitions every year, but the WCTC is the gold standard in trading competitions. Here you trade with your own real money account. No …

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Losses with CFDs: The 10 Most Common Mistakes (2021)

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Most investors believe that only other people make mistakes. However, the fact is that the vast majority of traders and investors frequently make mistakes. In order to help you figure out the best course of action when trading, or simply to refresh your memory, here is a list of some of the key mistakes to …

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