FOREX TRADING INFORMATION FOR AN EDGE
Forex trading articles to help you gain an edge with your trading.
Learn 4 must know considerations for giving up your day job to trade full time.
Outlining a structured approach on how to design a trading system using technical analysis indicators.
Doubt can cripple forex traders. Learn how to improve your resilience to doubt so this doesn’t happen to you.
Step by step guide for setting up and using the Forex Factory Calendar. Forex tips about scheduled economic news events for the technical forex trader. Plus a hidden trap to beware of!
To make money trading, first and foremost, you must protect your trading capital. Here are some new perspectives on keeping your trading capital safer by the sensible use of leverage and managing broker risk.
Forex trading systems do not work all the time in all market conditions. Here I discuss the four market states, the importance of recognising what market state you’re in and knowing which market states your system suits.
Putting stop losses in the market is essential for effective risk management. Here I discuss why it’s important to set stop losses and why traders’ often don’t like setting them.
Forex trading is done online and has a huge reliance on computers. When computers fail or lose connection you run the risk of excessive loss outside the parameters you’ve set. Here are some ways to protect yourself from the excessive risk of loss from computer failure, which will likely come one day. Be prepared!
All traders’ at some stage are going to be freaked out by their trading when they’re trading large enough sizes. This fear is real and it could affect your performance if you don’t recognise it and get prepared.
Choosing your trading timeframe can have a large impact on whether you’re profitable and by how much. Read this to help you choose the best timeframe to trade to increase your chance of success. You broker will get paid before you!
Be aware and focus on eliminating these forex trading mistakes or be eaten alive!
Top recommended forex trading books to help you reach your goals.
MY FOREX TRADING JOURNEY
Sharing my forex trading journey to help you on your own trading journey.
When we start trading we all come from different backgrounds. Our background can influence how we deal with the challenges of trading.
When I was learning to trade I learnt a lot about technical indicators. Here I discuss how to keep the wealth of information about technical indicators in perspective and use technical indicators in a way that helps rather than hinders.
I started live trading into a Global Financial Crisis. Here I share my experience and what saved me from trading into oblivion so that it may prevent you from the pain.
FOREX 5 MINUTE TRADING STRATEGY – DEVELOPMENT
This series develops a forex 5 minute trading strategy. This series is on hold due to recent computer issues and time conflicts with the trading session.
Short video giving an overview of the forex 5 minute trading strategy that is being developed. This discusses important information relating to developing a new strategy in a way that protects you.
Forex 5 Minute Trading Strategy – Live Trading Day 1 – The Market Is Like A Cat Chasing It’s Own Tail [Video]
Short video showing day one of live trading of the 5 minute trading system under development.
FOOD FOR THOUGHT
A little bit of thinking from another persons perspective can inspire a great idea! Maybe these articles will spark your inner genius!
Winning at trading is like winning at sport. Winning is an attitude and a skill. Here I take a look at the similarities between top level tennis and trading so we can learn from it.
Well inspired trading quotes can provide great wisdom, motivation and inspiration. Here’s a selection of 5 great trading quotes. Enjoy these quotes and share your own trading quote favourites in comments.
In the constant search to improve and exceed at our trading, sometimes it’s great to stop and reflect on what we’re thankful for about our trading journey. In this article I discuss reasons why I’m thankful and hope that it will inspire you to consider the gifts you have in your life right now.
IN THE SPOTLIGHT
Have you ever wanted to know more about New Zealand and what drives the New Zealand economy and the NZD? Here’s a New Zealander’s perspective.
Looking at the potential impact of crazy actions in Europe for the Cyprus bailout. A lot of great views and insights shared here!
INSPIRING WOMEN TRADERS
Learn why trading’s a great fit for women.
Examining the comments by Paul Tudor Jones, mega-rich US hedge fund billionaire, about women traders.