Category: Forex Education

Trading Bitcoin on TradingView

Charting Bitcoin on TradingView With a volatile asset like bitcoin, your charting software needs to provide maximum functionality in order for you to be able to keep up with the market. This is why bitcoin on Tradingview has gained so much momentum recently in trading circles. Just remember that when speaking about bitcoin on TradingView, […]

Trading Bitcoin on MT4

Bitcoin on MT4 with AvaTrade Our best bitcoin forex broker, AvaTrade, has officially announced their launch of bitcoin on MT4. This will be traded under the BTC/USD CFD contract inside their MT4 platform. Traders will be able to trade both long and short, with AvaTrade offering 5:1 leverage across its cryptocurrency trading offering. Taking a […]

Forex Demo Accounts are BAD!

Forex Demo Accounts: The Big Myth We hear how important forex demo trading is all the time. “Only open a live account and trade real money when you’re ready. WELL THIS IS HORRIBLE ADVICE FROM SOMEONE THAT DOESN’T UNDERSTAND FOREX TRADING. Trading forex is 90% a psychological battle with yourself. The strategy part is actually […]

ECN Forex Brokers v Market Maker Forex Brokers

ECN Forex Brokers v Market Maker Forex Brokers. What is the Difference? One of the most intriguing issues in online Forex trading is the battle between ECN Forex Brokers v Market Maker Forex Brokers. In this post, we go over what are the differences and similarities between them and what the benefits for traders are. […]

Best Forex Trading Platform: MT4 and cTrader

What is the Best Forex Trading Platform? When it comes to choosing the best forex trading platform, it really is a two horse race between MetaTrader 4 and cTrader. For a long time now, MT4 has been the dominant forex trading platform , with nothing being able to come close in terms of popularity and […]

Best Forex Traders in the World

These traders aren’t just successful investors, brokers or day traders, they’re also some of the RICHEST men in the world, some of which have graced the pages of Forbes top 100. Get ready to feel poor… but inspired! Anyway, here’s the run down on the best forex traders and investors in the world, of all […]

Forex Broker FXCM Banned from the US

The Lead up to getting FXCM Banned Having previously spoken about the FXCM Leucadia loan, we asked is FXCM safe? Our answer was of course that we wouldn’t trust our money with FXCM if we had a gun held to our head. The risk was just too high and with FXCM banned, our decision to […]

Forex Trading in the Middle East

Why has Forex Trading in the Middle East Become so Popular? While predictions have been made that the UAE will emerge as the fastest growing hub for forex trading in the Middle East and greater Gulf region, no body expected to see the vast amount of Muslim investors and traders all throughout the Middle East […]

Is Forex Trading Halal

Is Forex Trading Halal or Haram? Is Forex Trading Halal? It’s the question on many Islamic forex traders’ minds. While most Forex brokers now offer account holders an option to trade under Sharia compliant accounts, many Muslims still find themselves questioning whether Forex is in fact, undoubtedly halal. This confusion is due to misconception regarding […]

Why Forex Demo Accounts Expire After 30 Days

Why Forex Demo Accounts Expire? The question of why forex demo accounts expire is really quite a simple one. Forex brokers like to keep the clients on their databases fresh and filled with only the traders who are most likely to convert. They get no benefit from a trader who demo trades forever or is […]