Learn Forex Trading Archive

Another example of a forex relative strength overlay

I look at concept of relative strength between currencies over a duration and how traders can overlay forex pairs to pick the winning trade. This is an example that supplements what I have written about this topic 4 weeks ago.

Jump or fade? Breakout signals/triggers in forex market

Breakout trades explained. We discuss breakouts as a trade signal/trigger, why there are two strategies: to jump a breakout or to fade or trade against one.

Forex trading spreads day after Christmas 2016

A look at shitty wide forex spreads on 3 forex brokers on the day after Christmas. A reminder to all aspiring forex traders why there are times one should not trade and be better off doing something else.

Looking at multiple time frame trend analysis with XAUUSD

XAUUSD case study that tackles one of most fundamental but confusing concept in trading - multiple time frame analysis. This post covers concept, provides example and then give tips for application.

Hit by forex slippage because of GBP? What you need to know

Traders might not get redress for forex slippage encountered this morning because of GBP's flash crash but should investigate rigorously if they continue even after the dust has settled. Why?

The 5 Fatal Flaws of Trading

Elliott Wave International's own Jeffrey Kennedy has identified five fundamental flaws that, in his opinion, stop most traders from being consistently successful. We don't claim to have found The Holy Grail of trading here, but sometimes a single idea can change a person's life.