Learn to Trade Blog

By 28 January 2020

How to Learn Forex Trading: A Beginner’s Guide

  Given that you’ve landed on this page, we can confidently assume that you’re curious about finding out more about the world of foreign exchange – more importantly, how to learn forex trading with little to no previous trading experience. Before you dive in, it’s important to consider not only how to trade, but also … Continue reading How to Learn Forex Trading: A Beginner’s Guide

By 28 January 2020

3 Steps to Achieve Financial Independence in The New Ye ...

  Financial independence is defined by Investopedia as a program of extreme savings and investing, giving someone the ability to retire at an age earlier than traditional budgets and retirement plans permit. To do this effectively, this would require you to dedicate around 70% of your total income to separate saving, naturally requiring a thorough … Continue reading 3 Steps to Achieve Financial Independence in The New Year

By 28 January 2020

3 Reasons Online Education Really Works

  In today’s increasingly digital world, we have become all but reliant on the technological advances that allow us to improve both our lives and the ones of those around us – and never has this been more true than in the education sector. With tablets and interactive whiteboards now being a popular classroom staple … Continue reading 3 Reasons Online Education Really Works

By 28 January 2020

3 New Year Forex Trading Resolutions

  With the new year now well and truly underway, it’s possible your swanky new exercise mat still hasn’t been rolled out, it’s been six drinks since you gave up on dry January and your bike’s flat tyre still hasn’t been pumped up yet, let alone hit the road – but after all, there’re always … Continue reading 3 New Year Forex Trading Resolutions

By 28 January 2020

From Pocket Money to Pensions: Financial Education From ...

  Having a solid set of financial skills and a thorough comprehension of how finances operate is fundamental to our ability to navigate life day-to-day and, as such, it’s never too early to start teaching your children about money. So in today’s post, we’re depicting financial education throughout the years to highlight how important it … Continue reading From Pocket Money to Pensions: Financial Education From Young to Old

By 19 December 2019

Contextual Factors That Affect Currency Valuation

Given its long-standing reputation as the world’s largest and most active financial market, it should come as little surprise that there are numerous factors that can affect how the forex market operates on a daily basis. No factor is arguably more important than changes in currency exchange rates – which, as a result, can considerably … Continue reading Contextual Factors That Affect Currency Valuation

By 2 December 2019

A Guide to Understanding Forex Market Legalities

With an average daily turnover estimated at $5.1 trillion in 2016, it should come as little surprise that the foreign exchange market is recognised to be the largest and most liquid financial market in the world – however, given its status and size, this doesn’t come without its challenges. Due to the forex market’s 24/5 … Continue reading A Guide to Understanding Forex Market Legalities

By 27 November 2019

Safe Trading: Understanding, Managing & Minimising ...

As the world’s most liquid market, it may come as a surprise to you that there is no one international supervisory body monitoring the daily activity of currency trades placed on the forex market. Instead, there are multiple governing bodies across the globe managing brokers and traders at a national level. While this form of … Continue reading Safe Trading: Understanding, Managing & Minimising Risk in Forex

By 30 October 2019

A Brief History of the Rand

Established as the official South African currency on 14th February 1961, the rand has now become a liquid emerging market currency. In forex trading, the rand is referred to as an exotic pair which trades alongside an emerging market economy currency, carrying less liquidity than other developed market currencies and often traded against the US … Continue reading A Brief History of the Rand

By 11 October 2019

How To (Safely) Experiment With Your Trading Strategy

The key to becoming a well-rounded and experienced forex trader is having the ability to confidently experiment with forex strategies. Having a good sense of assurance and calculated determination in trades will make traders well-equipped to tackle many circumstances which the turbulent market may present before them. In today’s blog post, we’ll outline some ways … Continue reading How To (Safely) Experiment With Your Trading Strategy