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Oil Higher as Supply Risks Outweigh Growth Concerns for Now

Constructive banter from OPEC nations are to be expected leading up to the next key meeting in June. The outcome of the Jeddah talks...

EUR/USD Outlook: Bears on Hold and Looking for Fresh Signals

The pair holds in narrow consolidation above new two-week low as bears take a breather after 07% fall last week. Slight positive tone was...

Risk Aversion Dominates as Huawei Situation Intensifies

The Chinese-US trade war intensified on Monday as Huawei’s suppliers stopped doing business with the telco giant. The fallout could really accelerate risk off...

US 30 Index Eases Inside Ichimoku Cloud; Fails to Improve

The US 30 index is trading below the six-month high of 26,712, struggling within the Ichimoku cloud and the between the 50- and 200-simple...

Oil Higher as Supply Risks Outweigh Growth Concerns for Now

Constructive banter from OPEC nations are to be expected leading up to the next key meeting in June. The outcome of the Jeddah talks...

British Pound Steadies after Dismal Week

GBP/USD is showing little movement on Monday. In the North American session, the pair is trading at 1.2740, up 0.20% on the day. The...

MARKET WRAP: Stocks Moved Lowe, Euro & Sterling Recovered Losses

The global stock market remained sensitive due to the trade issues and Trump administration is no mood to de-escalate these tensions. Stocks The S&P 500...

Sunset Market Commentary

Markets Global core bonds are treading water today as the sluggish US-Sino trade negotiations put investors in wait-and-see modus. Global core bonds started the week...

EUR/USD Outlook: Bears on Hold and Looking for Fresh Signals

The pair holds in narrow consolidation above new two-week low as bears take a breather after 07% fall last week. Slight positive tone was...

Risk Aversion Dominates as Huawei Situation Intensifies

The Chinese-US trade war intensified on Monday as Huawei’s suppliers stopped doing business with the telco giant. The fallout could really accelerate risk off...

US 30 Index Eases Inside Ichimoku Cloud; Fails to Improve

The US 30 index is trading below the six-month high of 26,712, struggling within the Ichimoku cloud and the between the 50- and 200-simple...

GBPCAD Hovers Near 3-Month Low

GBPCAD plunged below the 50.0% Fibonacci retracement level of the upleg from 1.6590 to 1.7795 and the 200-day moving average. Currently, the price is...

Japanese GDP Figures Surprise, Yet A Sluggish Outlook Remains

A lull on the front of negative trade war headlines are giving markets a little pause. JPY extends decline for a third session, pushing...

USD/JPY: Risk Assets Drop With Escalated Trade Concerns Again Hurting Sentiment

This morning, European stocks were finding themselves under pressure again with US index futures also pointing to a sharply weaker open on Wall Street....
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OPEC+ Maintains Output Cut. Market Balance Suggests No Practical Need to Raise Output

OPEC+ stayed put, maintaining the output cut agreed in December last year while pledging to monitor market developments with an option to raise production...

What to Expect from this Weekend’s Australian Federal Election

This coming Saturday, Australians head to the polls to vote in a Federal election which appears destined to deliver a change in government, prompting...

US-China Trade War Intensifies as China Retaliates

Financial markets are in turbulence as China announced to raise tariff of US$60B of US exports to 25% from 10%, effective June 1. This...

US-China Trade: Back in the Tit-for-Tat Spiral

China today retaliated against Trump's tariffs. On the surface it looks like a measured response but China is also likely to stop purchases...

01 – Fundamental Analysis Overview

As you have already read, Fundamental analysis is studying the economic fundamentals of a currency, country, or economy. Economic fundamentals really is a very...

01 – Support and Resistance

For the bushy-tailed and bright-eyed newcomer, technical analysis of the Forex market often becomes an obsession. I know for me it was. Although you will learn...

00 – Trading Psychology 101

Now that you've studied the basics of technical and fundamental analysis, as well as the importance of proper risk management techniques, it's about time...

00 – Risk Management 101

In forex trading, there are several factors that you can't really control. While you can be able to make predictions based on fundamental analysis...

00 – A Beginner’s Guide to Fundamental Analysis

What is Fundamental Analysis? Fundamental analysis mostly refers to the use of economic data to predict forex price movements. While technical analysis focuses on historical...

00 – A Beginner’s Guide to Technical Analysis

Technical analysis refers to the study of past price action as a guide in forecasting future price movements. This involves looking at candlestick formations,...

01 – How to Start Trading in 4 Easy Steps

1. Register with OctaFX by opening an account Having an account allows you to access your personal area on our website and to trade...

01 – How Does Forex Work?

How Does Forex Work? Forex trading is the simultaneous buying of one currency and selling of another These two currencies make up what is...

Trading Decisions: What’s the “Best” Price to Apply?

Traders who base their trading decisions on technical analysis tools will ultimately face a few dilemmas when it comes to choosing the “best” price...

What Everyone Ought to Know About Trading Oil

In this article we shall explore the fundamental influences that shape market sentiment on Crude Oil. What makes it tick? In order of importance...

GBP/USD. Popular Currency Pair Features

The British pound is one of the most important currencies in the world. The pound takes the 4th place in terms of turnover, as...

ECN Forex Trading Explained

Trade execution usually doesn’t rank that high for most traders, especially in the retail forex business. That being said, the past few years has...

The Trader’s Guide to Commodity Pairs

FX markets are famous for attaching or conjoining values and metrics to individual currencies, their pairs and crosses. They believe that these “factors” have an...

Manage and Master the Expected Emotions of Forex Trading

For optimal performance, it is important to learn the top emotions to expect from forex trading. By becoming familiar with these emotions, forex traders can better equip themselves with the right strategy and the most suitable mindset. Whether you are experiencing stress or excitement, emotions can greatly influence forex trading results. For continued profitability and strong mental health, take control of your well being and become aware of the inevitable emotions of forex trading.

Making use of a Trading Journal

Even for the most experienced traders, the above is still true. For that reason, memorizing the subtle nuances of each trade is of the utmost importance, as this is how we recognize mistakes and ultimately mature as traders. How we do this is simple: keep a trading journal.

Five Tips on Choosing a Forex Signals Provider

Using a forex signals provider can be exciting for some. For others, having used a forex signals service already and having met with some disappointments, one can get skeptical about using such a service already. This brings the question whether one should use a forex signals service. It also prompts the question whether a forex signals provider can generate profits or equity growth for you.

Making Use of Your Demo Account

Imagine for a moment that you're a newly appointed trainee chef. Eager, excited and ready to get in the kitchen, the head chef unexpectedly throws you a curve ball. He asks that you begin preparations to cook five-star meals at their finest restaurant in town that evening. We'd be surprised if this didn't raise an eyebrow, or two! A trainee chef, especially one that's new to the industry, would surely need time to hone his/her skills before being let loose in a restaurant kitchen! Not knowing how to properly slice an onion or even read a recipe would, as you can imagine, likely end in a culinary catastrophe.

Apply the Best Mindsets for Efficient and Enjoyable Trading

An optimal mindset is key to achieving efficient and enjoyable trades. With a volatile forex market, traders need a reliable mindset to manage all trading activities. By obtaining a strong and optimistic mental attitude, you can properly accomplish trades and vital tasks for success. Applying the right mindset allows a focused way of thinking that can minimize anxiety and reduce the chances of emotional trading. To have a healthy outlook towards the forex market, practice the best mindsets for optimal forex trading.

How to Quickly Identify Trading Opportunities

There is a common misapprehension that trading needs to be a full-time occupation, but that's not necessarily the case. True you need to be...

Session Map: How to Trade Different Money Centres

When experienced stock market speculators attempt to apply their battle-tested systems on Forex pairs, they often suffer the same setbacks as aspiring traders. Why is this? What makes the Forex market so different from stocks, bonds, or indices?

Forex Price Action Techniques -Trading the Doji Candlestick

Forex price action, as one might have guessed now is a rather broad term and is, in fact, an umbrella term with various approaches...

Scalping Strategies – What is Scalping?

What is Scalping? Scalping is a trading strategy that relies on making multiple trades over short-term time frames. The trader hopes to capture small profits...

Using Psychological Levels in your Trading

Plotting support and resistance levels is often a challenging and subjective task. It is also commonly one of the first areas of price action...