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What type of trader are you? Take our quiz.

Posted on Monday, January 6 2020 at 7:50 am GMT+0000

People have been engaged in some form of trading for centuries if not millennia and over time different styles of trading have evolved around the world. In the modern world of trading the financial markets – before and after the onset of internet trading, a host of different methods have evolved. Some trade on short […]

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Tips to Get You Ready to Trade

Posted on Monday, December 30 2019 at 8:04 am GMT+0000

If you’re anything like me, before you jump into something new you’ll first do your research. Whether its taking up a new hobby, or buying a smart phone. Deciding to take up trading is no different. If you’re thinking about getting into trading you’ve probably already done a bit of research and looked around the […]

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Build your investments like building your house.

Posted on Monday, December 23 2019 at 7:58 am GMT+0000

Building a house is not so different to building your investment targets and portfolio. When you build a house you first lay the foundations to hold up the four walls of your house. When investing, consider education to be the foundation holding up the four walls that will be the key to your success. These […]

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Six Things to Look for in a Trading Course

Posted on Monday, December 16 2019 at 8:05 am GMT+0000

Have you come across trading courses that promise you the world? The ones that tell you in one short easy course you’ll learn how to trade like a pro or increase your investment by 100s of per cent? If you’re looking for a trading course to teach you about the markets or to advance your […]

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So you want to be a professional trader

Posted on Monday, December 9 2019 at 7:56 am GMT+0000

I’m often asked how I manage to make a living out of trading. The truth is I don’t. I don’t make my living just out of trading, not all the time at least. One of the reasons I see people fail, and fail spectacularly, is that they invest all their time, resources and funds into […]

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What are the factors that are influencing crude oil prices? is gold the best investment in the coming period?

Posted on Thursday, November 21 2019 at 5:36 pm GMT+0000

What are the factors that are influencing crude oil prices? In fact, technically we cannot expect anything new. The markets beacame more than fimiliar with OPEC and its allies output reduction, and are now concerned in the trade woes and their impact on the global and Chinese demand for oil on one hand, and the […]

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Avramis Despotis founder & CEO of Tradepedia on CNBC

Posted on Monday, September 30 2019 at 1:36 pm GMT+0000

Discussing the technical outlook for Gold, S&P 500, Dollar index, EURUSD and GBPUSD     Gold (Long Term): Technically, a Bullish reversal pattern had been activated with the breach of 1380, and the market reached the first target at 1520-1550, so the gold may retreat towards 1400 and then eventually continue its bullish trend, targeting […]

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FX market outlook

Posted on Thursday, April 25 2019 at 8:44 am GMT+0000

King dollar returns as investors flee euro, loonie Written by Marios Hajikyriacos, XM Investment Research -Dollar index soars to 2-year high as euro, commodity currencies suffer -BoC remains on hold but abandons rate-hike bias; loonie drops -BoJ commits to low rates until 2020 but yen snoozes ‘King dollar’ returns as euro and antipodeans lose their […]

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FX market outlook

Posted on Wednesday, April 24 2019 at 8:33 am GMT+0000

BoC may disappoint bears; US stocks hit records Written by Marios Hajikyriacos, XM Investment Research – Bank of Canada may not be as dovish as markets expect today – US stocks close at new record highs on blockbuster earnings – Dollar rallies amid demand for US equities – Aussie suffers after disappointing CPIs fuel rate-cut […]

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