A basic introduction to the different order types used in the forex market

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Have you ever found yourself unsure of what order to use, or where to correctly position it? If you have, then this article will help in providing a good foundation. It’s surprising how often we find traders that do not understand even the most basic entry order techniques, yet they feel they’re ready to tackle … Continue reading A basic introduction to the different order types used in the forex market

Do you want to be a Trader?

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In this day and age, becoming an independent financial trader is easy. You just need some capital and a brokerage account, and voilà, you’re a trader! The only problem is, trading the markets is not quite so straightforward! First steps Before anything else, you’ll need to ask yourself WHY you want to become a trader. … Continue reading Do you want to be a Trader?

What is an AB=CD pattern?

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Developed by Scott Carney and Larry Pesavento, after being originally discovered by H. M. Gartley, the AB=CD pattern has become an effective technique to have in one’s toolbox. After months of research, back testing and also live trading, we feel comfortable presenting this setup to our readers. Just to be clear, the following is not … Continue reading What is an AB=CD pattern?

How to identify trendlines

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Unlike support and resistance levels, trendlines are drawn at an angle. These widely used technical lines are, first and foremost, used to determine the trend. By drawing these lines one can establish whether a market is in the process of rallying north (an uptrend), dropping south (a downtrend) or in the phase of a consolidation.  … Continue reading How to identify trendlines

Supply and Demand Trading

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In the following article, our objective is simple:  to try and shed some light on how one can trade supply and demand on a chart. For those who are new to this concept, you may want to consider checking out this article before continuing as it provides a solid foundation: How to Identify Supply and … Continue reading Supply and Demand Trading