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When Can You Trade Forex

Forex – When is the best time to trade it?

After a series of lessons about Forex, why trade forex, who trades forex, and advantages of forex, then it’s time to  know,learn and understand when is the best time for you to trade.

Lessons in When Can You Trade Forex

Forex Trading Sessions

As we all know, forex market is open 24 hours a day. Does this mean it’s always active? We’ll find out later.

Tokyo Session

Tokyo is the capital of Japan, one of the richest and powerful countries in Asia. I’m sure you’re familiar with Godzilla, Nintendo and the ever famous Sushi. So, what are the things we need to know about Tokyo when it comes to forex trading market?

London Session

London is not only the venue of the 2012 Olympics. It’s not only the home of Big Ben, David Beckham, and the Queen, but it’s also considered to be the forex capital of the world. Let’s find out how and why.

New York Session

We talked about New York Stock Exchange in our previous lessons. So, I think it’s just a good idea to understand  the behaviour od New York Stock exchange and its relationship to Forex Trading.

Session Overlaps

It is expected for the liquidity during the London-New York overlap to be higher than any other time in the trading day.

Best Days of the Week to Trade

It is important for every arket player or trader to know the best time of the day to trade and not to trade. In the next lessons, you will be able to find out the best times to trade.

Who Trades Forex?

Forex – Who Trades It?

Who Trade Forex

This is probably one of the questions that keep on boggling your mind. Now, who really trades forex? In the next lessons, we will be able to find out who are the people behind foreign exchange. If you are an absolute newbie to trading, then you might be asking yourself  this question. Who does trade forex daily in order to come up with a massive volume exceeding $4 Trillion?  Well, aside from the retail forex traders, there are also some other people behind the making of this kind of amount. This includes consumers, businesses, investors and speculators.

Also included in the forex market are money exchangers, banks, hedge fund managers and many more, actually everybody else participates in the forex market.

Anyway, in the next chapters, we will be able to learn understand who trades forex.

Here are the lessons in “Who Trades Forex”.

Forex Market Structure

The reason why there are always best prices is due to the fact the market is not centralized. Furthermore, tight competitions between banks exist. Well, in any kind of business, competition always exists.

Market Players or Traders 

When we say forex market, it means its big. Market is basically constituted of four different groups. If you want to find out where do you belong, then take a look at the next lessons.

Know Your History

Thanks for the Bretton Woods System and the amazing Al Gore. Without them, there would be no retail forex trading. So, let’s take a look at your own history!

Are you now ready for the next lessons on Forex?