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Forex vs stocks

Christopher Blair

On any stock exchange, a huge number of shares are traded. For example, the New York Stock Exchange registered almost 3,000 shares, and on the NASDAQE – another 3100 companies. It is rather difficult for a typical novice trader to [...]

Forex vs stocks

Forex VS Futures

Christopher Blair

The foreign exchange market has many advantages over futures, similar to its advantages over stocks. Of course, everyone chooses for themselves specific conditions for trading in [...]

Forex VS Futures

The advantages of Forex

Christopher Blair

The Forex market is a very attractive trading platform for people all over the world. Someone chose this way for themselves, because Forex works 24 hours a day, someone – because you can work on it without leaving your [...]

The advantages of Forex

Forex market structure

Christopher Blair

To better explain the principle of the Forex market, compare it with other trading platforms, for example, the stock market or futures. There are mandatory intermediaries who can regulate the price of goods. In this regard, [...]

Forex market structure

Market players

Christopher Blair

Now almost anyone who can only make a first deposit to open a real account can trade in the Forex market. But it was not always so. Until the late 1990s, only [...]

Market players

Best days of the week to trade

Christopher Blair

Every trader should know when to trade. A person is not physically able to constantly sit at a monitor or with a phone in his hands and monitor the situation in the market to make money on this. At a minimum, you can install a trading robot, [...]

Best days of the week to trade

Trading sessions

Christopher Blair

It’s a well-known fact that the Forex market works around the clock. But along with this, for sure many have heard about trading sessions in the foreign exchange market. Hence the question arises: trading time means that [...]

Trading sessions

Market size and liquidity

Christopher Blair

Probably, there is no such person in the world who would not know about Forex. This is an international trading platform where the sale and purchase of foreign currency takes place. And unlike other markets, such as, for example, the New York [...]

Market size and liquidity

Different ways to trade Forex

Christopher Blair

Given the power and scope of the Forex market, in the process of its investment and speculation, traders found various variations for their work. The most popular today are forex spot, futures, options and exchange traded [...]

Different ways to trade Forex

Lot and leverage

Christopher Blair

To facilitate trading on the spot-forex market, the concept of a lot was introduced – this is the size of the deal. The standard lot is 100,000 units. However, not all “afford” to conclude such a big deal, so it was decided [...]

Lot and leverage

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