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What's all this talk of A-Book and B-Book brokers I hear you say? Let me explain in simple English. At the end of this post, you'll be able to explain to all your rookie trader buddies the secret workings of the brokerage industry. I guarantee you'll be able to impress them and totally sound like you know what you're talking... Continue Reading


So, you’ve received an alert from Myfxbook Autotrade that your strategy meets their criteria and is eligible for their signal copying platform. Congratulations! This is surely a magnificent day, the next step to becoming a professional trader.   The feeling of having your trading endorsed by a trusted website such as Myfxbook is wonderful. That dream of working full time... Continue Reading


Imagine if you could live the life of a forex god. Your desk containing every tool a trader could want and an army of anonymous internet weirdo’s to worship your every decision, paying tens of thousands of dollars a month to ride your coat tails. That’s what happened to Jeff, the trader behind FX Viper and the subject of my... Continue Reading


So you’ve started out forex trading and are excited about how much money you’re about to make, all you need to do is get stuck in. But when should you trade? Where should you enter? Which currency pairs should you be looking at?   Imagine if there was a solution that told you exactly when to enter a trade!  ... Continue Reading


So... 5 years hey? What a ride! Starting this site has probably been my best decision ever. There are plenty of times that I've wanted to bash my keyboard into oblivion, or spray my monitor with spite filled saliva. But reflecting back on these events, it's dealing with this adversity that has allowed us to continue to improve, offering our... Continue Reading


For those of you who don't know, here's a straight-to-the-point crash course on what support and resistance is. Firstly, let's look at an example of a well-defined level of resistance on the GBPUSD: This is the most recent (relative to the time of this post) chart from the GBPUSD pair. Every 'Tom, Dick and Harry' around the world will be... Continue Reading


As a technical trader (or using technical analysis), you need to always be aware of as many technical indicators as possible (within reason). We want to be able to identify possible trading entries, anything that conflicts with it and in consideration of the trade itself, what I refer to as 'key hurdles'. These are significant levels of support and resistance. They're... Continue Reading


“Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it, earns it ... he who doesn't ... pays it.” - Albert Einstein This is a very broad topic, so I'm going to keep this specific to the context of trading and the power of compounding returns. This is relevant to any financial market traded. Let's first consider... Continue Reading


Large order traders are especially incentivised to see price move into areas of strong order flow. Essentially, the stronger an area is from a technical perspective, the more (in number / confluence) and larger (in volume) the orders will be in that specific price area (which is in-turn providing liquidity). Understanding liquidity and the cost of execution, must be understood... Continue Reading


What is a Short Squeeze?

By Dominic Gilbert

A short squeeze is when the market reverses aggressively after a relentless sell-off. This can occur on many different timeframes,  and like most opinions in the markets can be subjective depending on the trader. One may view the 15min chart and note the short squeeze, however, another may view it as nothing more than noise on the 4hr chart. A short... Continue Reading


Most of you would have heard the cliche saying: "the trend is your friend". If not, well: the trend is your friend! There are a myriad of ways to trade the Forex market and as traders it's our prerogative to continuously assess how price is behaving in an attempt to exploit recurring patterns. In this article I want to divulge one... Continue Reading


The cycle of doom

By Dominic Gilbert

So you've been trading the Forex market for some time, but now you're sitting at the cross-roads thinking: 'I'm chasing my tail; why can't I make consistent profits?'. Reflecting back to when I first found Forex, trading then - to put it bluntly - was a hideous experience. It was an emotional roller-coaster. My enthusiasm and short-term successes ebbed and flowed... Continue Reading


When to give up on a strategy?

By Dominic Gilbert

How many times have spent hours researching, trading then failing before giving up on a strategy? Finding a strategy is one thing, but knowing when to give up on a strategy is something most of us never think about, let alone act on. So how do you know when enough is enough? Let's hear what the big dogs are saying...... Continue Reading


How Important Are Pips?

By Dominic Gilbert

WHAT ARE PIPS? First off, "PIP" stands for Point In Percentage. In all pairs involving the Japanese Yen (JPY), a PIP is the 1/100th place - 2 places to the right of the decimal. In all other currency pairs, a pip is the 1/10,000th place - 4 places to the right of the decimal. Let me give you a simple... Continue Reading


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