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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...

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...

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,...

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...

01 – Welcome

Welcome to FxPro Trading Academy. If you're reading this you have decided to join one of the world's fastest growing online communities. Since the...
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Non-Farm Payrolls Explained

What is it? The Non-Farm Payroll is a monthly record of job creation (not including seasonal agricultural roles) in the USA. But the report also...

What Currency Pair is the Most Difficult to Trade?

If you were to look into any Forex trading guide, you’d get a recommendation to trade on major currency pairs only — at least...

The Most Traded Currencies in Foreign Exchange

According to the Bank for International Settlement Triennial Central Bank Survey (BIS), the Foreign Exchange market (or FX or forex market) is the largest...

8 Forex Terms: How Professional Forex Traders Speak

Very often, traders and professional Forex investors simplify currency pair names by referring to them using nicknames. The most used jargon in FX is...

Forex Trader Checklist: Top 10 Must-Haves for the Ultimate Home Office

Setting up a proper trading station at home is easy and highly effective. It improves focus and optimizes personal efficiency much needed in forex trading. Whether you are a novice or an expert, your home office can easily affect your mindset and productivity during trade hours.

What Snipers Can Teach You about Trading

A military sniper's edge is not only crucial, it's also extremely extensive! Determining distance, selecting camouflage, preparing a suitable location, making sure that the rifle is well-sighted, having the correct mindset and showing patience are just some of the components that help form a sniper's edge in the field. Without it, there could potentially be fatal consequences. Fortunately, for us civilians we don't have to deal with the stresses of conflict. What we can do from here, however, is apply some of these elements a sniper uses to form a complete trading edge. What we mean by 'complete' is simply an edge which has all the necessary components to achieve consistency in the market.

Do You REALLY Have What it Takes to be a Successful Forex Trader?

Trading any market consistently is difficult. It tests you in ways you’ve not likely been tested before, with the majority failing to achieve their...

Questions You Need To Ask Yourself Before You Enter A Trade

There are many different approaches to trading. From technical signals given by the indicators to the fundamentals that become the driving force in the asset or instrument. Put a few traders in a room and chances are that they will trade the same asset or instrument differently.

Trading Plans – A Forex Trader’s Friend

“Everyone has a plan ’till they get punched in the mouth” – Mike Tyson In the fast moving world of Forex trading, where high-concentration is...

Combatting the Dreaded Analysis Paralysis

Despite a perfectly reasonable trading opportunity in the offing, traders frequently find themselves analysing and questioning the setup’s validity, placing them in a position...

Does a Perfect Strategy Exist?

Visualise yourself perfecting your trading method: spending countless hours working on a perfect system that has a 90% win rate and small losses. You study, study, study, and study again. At a certain point, the back-tested results give you the confidence to take it live.

Breakout Trading: Methods & Tactics To Improve Your Chances of Success

What is Breakout Trading? Breakout trading is simply where we look to capture an expansion in price as it moves beyond either a defined high...

How to Cut Losses and Ride Winners

Have you ever pulled the plug on a trade, only to see it cover 200+ pips in the next few hours? I have, and it's not a nice feeling. Vice versa: have you ever held onto a losing trade, thinking that the market had to turn around sooner or later? Again, I've done that. I've widened my stop loss, exposing more of my capital to the market. These are direct violations of the one rule that we simply cannot ignore: cut losses quickly and let winners ride as long as (logically) possible.

Short Selling – Forex Trading Strategy that Works

Among different strategies for online trading special attention has been given to the idea of Short selling. You definitely heard “go short” phrase from...

Approaching Money Management

The majority of traders seem obsessed with carving out a flawless trading method, often mistakenly overlooking the significance of money management.Whilst it is strongly...