Day trading is often thought of as a strictly stock market profession.  The truth is that Forex day trading is easier and more accessible than any individual stock market.  It is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and does not require a large initial investment.  This means that a participant can work […]

Inflation occurs when a currency loses value, reducing its purchasing power.  Many do not think of their currency being worth less, but instead they think of the price of what they are buying as increasing.  Regardless of how one views the situation, the result is the same; money does not go as far as it […]


When trading forex online, there are various methods of setting up trades or issuing orders. For example, to sell or buy at current market prices, a trader can issue a ‘market order’ to the broker; the broker executes the order as quickly as possible and, of course, when trading forex online, this is usually an […]

Overcoming Fear and Greed The two biggest pitfalls in currency trading are fear and greed. Emotions are responsible for the majority of failures among forex traders, but being aware of the problem is the first step to overcoming them. Successful forex traders devise a trading strategy and stick to it, the next step to overcoming […]


Speculation is a risky way of playing the Forex market, but one that can prove extremely lucrative if the investor’s gamble pays off. By following the market trends and analysis on Forex sites such as CitiFX Pro, some traders are able to make educated speculations. Everyone who invests their money in Forex is speculating in […]

Foreign exchange regulation is aimed primarily at protecting investors and maintaining market trading integrity for global economic stability.  To be compliant and licensed to trade, forex companies and dealers register with their country’s forex regulatory body, such as the Financial Services Authority (FSA) in the United Kingdom. Forex compliance protects investors Forex companies are responsible […]


Forex compliance firms offer forex compliance solutions for individuals and organisations trading or brokering within the foreign exchange market.  Compliance services benefit forex traders, brokers, investment advisers, hedge fund and asset managers, and solicitors. Forex trading is regulated through national and international financial authorities, such as the UK Financial Services Authority (FSA), the US National […]

Rather than trying to invest in company stocks, where so many minuscule details can affect the company’s projected path, many investors are following in the footsteps of George Soros and currency trading.  Known in 1992 for forcing the UK out of the ERM (European Exchange Rate Mechanism) by shorting the pound sterling, Soros made billions.  […]