How Do I Use Technical Analysis to Trade?

If you’ve ever seen a forex chart with a lot of lines and waves, then that’s technical analysis being applied in gauging where price could go next. The concept behind technical analysis is... read more

What do I Need to Know about the Financial Calendar?

If you are trading in the forex market, you need to keep track of global events that could impact the exchange rate of the currency pair that you are trading in. The easiest way to do so is to use a f... read more

How to Use Trading Central

Trading Central is a certified member of three Independent Research Provider (IRP) associations - Investorside Research, Euro IRP and Asia IRP. Other than these, it is also a Registered Investment Adv... read more

How do I Use Sentiment Analysis to Trade?

Since currency gains and losses are a function of traders’ interpretation of economic data or technical signals, understanding crowd psychology is also an essential tool in forex trading. This i... read more

What is MACD and How Do Traders Use it?

Fundamental analysis simply refers to the economic, social, and political forces that may affect the supply and demand of a currency, thereby its value. Generally speaking, improving fundamentals may ... read more

How do I Use Fundamental Analysis to Trade?

Fundamental analysis simply refers to the economic, social, and political forces that may affect the supply and demand of a currency, thereby its value. Generally speaking, improving fundamentals may ... read more

Identifying Candlestick Patterns and Momentum

By looking at continuation and reversal patterns on Candlestick charts a trader may identify bullish or bearish markets. Here are some of the more commonly found candlestick patterns and how to identi... read more

How to Apply and Trade RSI Support & Resistance

RSI readings are shown on a scale of 0 to 100, where above 70 indicates the “overbought zone”, while readings below 30 indicate the “oversold zone”. What separates a... read more

Macroeconomic Factors that Move the Markets

The global markets are even more intertwined than ever. The health of one nation’s economy may severely impact the world’s markets. Data announcements, geopolitical events and even bad we... read more

Use Bollinger Bands® to Determine Overbought/Oversold Level

One of the most popular sayings in the world of trading and technical analysis is that “the trend is your friend.” However, things start to go awry when the trend becomes your enemy. To di... read more

Using Pivot Points & How to Calculate Them

Pivot Points are horizontal support and resistance lines placed on a price chart for the ease of calculating and plotting charts. There are certain platforms that support Pivot Points, but in case you... read more

How do Interest Rates Influence the Economy?

Interest rates play a significant role in the overall economic activity and progress of a nation. When the central bank of a country changes the interest rates, it majorly influences the investment ma... read more

Top Economies that Move the Markets

As countries participate in international trade, the influence of one country on the global economy may be significant. The significance comes from whether they produce, mine or manufacture a unique ... read more

Key Indicators Traders Follow

A trader’s financial calendar can be very busy if they were to try and follow every economic event that takes place. Each week we see many reports, announcements and data released by both govern... read more

How to Spot Trends in a Chart

You may have heard the phrase ‘the trend is your friend’ thrown around by traders. Basically what this means is that markets tend to follow trends in one particular direction until somethi... read more