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Get Rich Mining Bitcoin

Get Rich Mining Bitcoin

Do you want to get rich mining Bitcoin? As the lure of mining Bitcoin continues to attract capital into the cryptocurrency industry, we explore whether mining is still a viable option for the retail trader. Mining Millions – Myth or Reality? The idea is seductive. Set up your computer to mine cryptocurrencies and sit back while the cash flows in....

Cryptocurrency Trading is Back in 2019

Cryptocurrency trading has sparked back into action in 2019. With triple-digit returns being observed, it is easy for traders to get carried away. Risk remains a key part of the equation and we delve into both the past data and theories from analysts to assess how risk relates to returns in the cryptocurrency markets. Quick take; Both bitcoin and altcoins...

Are ETFs Low Risk And Suitable For Beginner Investors?

All investments require a substantial amount of capital to create a diversified portfolio. These capital requirements pose challenges to newbie investors, who often have low investment funds. However, the Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) make the process easy for investors even when they have little capital. The risks involved are also low. Here are the other features which make ETFs the...

Why Choosing The Wrong Broker Hurts

An investment broker is expected to be a significant asset for your market connections. This is because they link the investors to the markets, and allow them to purchase bonds, stocks, and other securities effectively. Unfortunately, the brokers we have in the field today are not the same. Some are experienced and professional while others are not. For this reason,...

Should I Invest In ETFs Or CFDs?

With so many investment vehicles having been introduced in the market in the past few years, it's not surprising that most investors continuously ask to know the best option for them. Among the top products which many investors seek are ETFs and CFDs. The two investments are commonly confused, but they are the not the same. Many differences exist between...

How to compare online stock brokers

Finding the perfect broker for your full time day trading job is really hard. Over the past few years, hundreds of online brokers have been established to offer financial trading services. Some of them are doing really great and offering premium quality trading services, but some of them are horrible, and their clients are losing more money with them. It...

Why Forex is Better Than Stocks, or Not

The long-standing debate as to whether the forex market is better than the stocks market, or vice-versa, continues unabated by the proponents of each. Participants of the two markets firmly espouse the notion that their market is better than the other. Turns out that both markets have advantages and disadvantages depending on the type of trading that is done. Both...

What forex platform is the best?

Forex trading is an exclusively digital venue that offers people from around the globe an opportunity to trade commodities, futures, and currencies remotely through the internet. It is by far the largest marketplace moving trillions of dollars in a day. The favorable market conditions, as well as low entry barriers, have contributed to its widespread adoption. To begin trading all...

How forex scams work

The forex market often referred to as the FX market is the largest trading market in the world, trading $5 trillion on a daily basis. The market is open on a 24 hours basis, allowing anyone around the globe to participate. FX market is characterized by constant price fluctuations that increase the potential for traders to make good returns. The...

Can forex make you a millionaire?

I have come across this question multiple times in different forex sites and forums. I know the instinctive reaction by most traders and experts would be an unequivocal no to this question, but this response ought to be qualified. If you have deep pockets or you are a hedge fund or even a major bank with exceptional trading skills, you...

How forex robots work

The forex market is among the most versatile markets around the globe mainly because of the different techniques and strategies applied by different players. Different traders have different expertise levels and employ a wide range of styles to beat the odds. One the most common and modern ways of trading in FX is the use of software to automate trading...

Commodities Trading: The Basics

Commodities trading is in many ways similar to stock trading with respect to the mechanics of trading both markets. Stock trading is done at a centralized exchange like the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). Similarly, commodities futures are also traded at a centralized exchange such as the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME). Just like stocks, both long and short positions can...

CFDs & ETFs explained

The Contract for Differences (CFD) and the Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF) are two financial instruments that have garnered great favor and popularity with traders. This is justifiably so since the characteristics of the two instruments are perfectly tailored for short-term traders, as opposed to long-term investors. There are a number of brokers that specialise in CFD trading as well as having...

Who Are Forex Brokers

The forex market is ultimately made up of everyone and anyone who participates in the exchange of one currency for another. Whether it’s the tourist that exchanges a few hundred dollars for vacation spending, a large multi-national corporation conducting a multi-billion-dollar international transaction, or anyone in between including traders entering and exiting long and short positions, all participants in foreign...

Which Forex Pairs Are the Most Volatile

The forex market is without question the largest market in the world in terms of average daily volume traded. The forex market trades an average daily volume that exceeds $5 Trillion per trading day. Volatility in the forex market is equally unmatched with respect to other markets. There are several factors that impact this attribute of the forex market. First,...

Which Forex Currency Pairs to Trade

In the forex (foreign exchange) market, there are as many currency pairs as there are currencies in the world, and all pairs can be exchanged so long as they are quoted by a broker. However, not all pairs are suitable for “trading for profit” based on trading strategies that seek to profit from price movements resulting from inefficiencies in supply...

Day trading stocks or Forex

Trading is one of the most exciting, yet challenging careers in the world. Whether you trade the Forex market or invest money in stocks, chances are very high you have struggled at one time before you started making consistent profits from this market. For this very reason, many people quit this profession. However, things have really changed as more brokers...

What’s day trading?

Whether it is in relation to Forex, digital assets such as bitcoin or even mainstream stocks, Day trading has been receiving what I would term as an inordinate amount of praise. First, let’s put the record straight on what Day trading is not. Day trading is not an investment where you bet on the value of an asset in the...

Why Forex Traders Are Rich

Trading in the forex market is one of the few opportunities in the world in which almost anyone can become very wealthy in a relatively short period of time. With an average daily trading volume in excess of $5 Trillion per trading day, the forex market is far and away the largest and most liquid financial market in the world....