Trading Psychology: How to Begin Thinking Like a Professional Trader

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Learning how to regulate psychological conflicts is as important as developing a well-defined risk/money-management strategy and trading methodology. Having all components function side by side is paramount to successfully trade. Unfortunately, trading psychology is often overlooked. Many traders mistakenly believe developing solid trading methodologies is all that’s required to profit. If you’re incapable of regulating … Continue reading Trading Psychology: How to Begin Thinking Like a Professional Trader

Trading Confluence: a High-Probability Approach

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Many of the best traders began their careers on a frustrating note, experiencing the same difficulties most of us go through. Trading is a process that can take years to master. Much of the learning consists of governing one’s psychological state and deciphering between high and low-probability situations. Any trader worth their salt will tell … Continue reading Trading Confluence: a High-Probability Approach

The EUR/USD

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Formed by two of the largest currencies in circulation, the EUR (Euro)/USD (United States dollar) currency pair continues to be one of the most actively traded assets in the world. Currently, the Euro ranks second behind the US dollar in regard to global liquidity. Given that the unit is made up of two of the … Continue reading The EUR/USD

How to use yearly, monthly and weekly opening points

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We’d be surprised if the title did not raise a few eyebrows! Opening points? Well, we can tell you that we’re not referring to pivot point levels. This is a common method. Just type ‘Pivot points forex’ into Google search, and you’ll be inundated with information. The approach we’re going to show here, as far … Continue reading How to use yearly, monthly and weekly opening points

Grow Your Trading Edge Using Correlations

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Whether you trade one market or a number of markets, correlation analysis is indispensable. Correlation defines how much (or how little) two or more instruments move together over a period of time. Knowing how currency pairs communicate with one another and their relationship with surrounding markets, such as commodities, bonds and equities, can help traders … Continue reading Grow Your Trading Edge Using Correlations