A look at the different factors influencing the number of trades one makes ForexLive Well, how often should I expect to trade? Also, being aware of the dangers of overtrading, and wanting to avoid that, the obvious question arises, ‘well how many trades I be taking each month’.
On October 7, 2016 the pound fell 10% in 40 seconds Flash crashes in financial markets may become an increasingly frequent part of the landscape. The preponderance of algos, instant electronic access and the illusion of liquidity make for fragile markets. In early January 2019, a flash crash took place in yen crosses. In 2016, it was…
What’s the right amount of leverage? Many traders often ask themselves what leverage is better to be used. They are not only newbies but also experienced investors who, being self-confident, want to make more profits and do it faster, so they try out various values of leverage. Let us remind that leverage is a certain…
Tips for taking profits Trading is a game of patience and mental resilience. If you want to get your pips of profit from the market, you need to be like a hunter: determine the exit levels in advance and stay on a stakeout until the market settles the bill.
How to use price bands A moving average usually helps us detect the trend of the price of certain financial assets. However, prices usually fluctuate around the moving average. Whether you prefer breakout trading or sideways trading, price bands will support you in your journey.
Algos are reading headlines, but what if they’re wrong? Algos are all over the newswires and twitter. The straightforward way is a race to trade on news and economic data.
Corrections are modest is the clue. The GBPUSD has trended lower today after the pair peaked against it’s 200 hour MA a 1.27586. Since then the price has moved to the downside.
When everyone is looking at something, it changes In quantum physics, the observer effect is the theory that simply observing a situation or phenomenon necessarily changes that phenomenon.
Where does luck come in to trading markets? trading and probability How random are the results of your trading? The conclusion is that a trader’s performance is a summary of skills and luck, the proportion of each unknown.
The psychology when it comes to making choices ― “Probability is not a mere computation of odds on the dice or more complicated variants; it is the acceptance of the lack of certainty in our knowledge and the development of methods for dealing with our ignorance.”