K2 Trading

Benefits of an ECN Forex Broker

Håkon Fuglaas Education

In this short article, we will outline the benefits of using an ECN forex broker. What is an ECN broker? Most forex traders lose money. The percentage is somewhere between 70 – 90 percent. Imagine yourself as a broker, where 90 percent of the clients lose. If you were to take the opposite trades, you would make a fortune! This …

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Why We Trade With Pepperstone

Håkon Fuglaas Education

We at K2 Trading have been trading forex for half a decade. During that time, we have been using many different brokers. Some were good, others were horrible. In this short article, we will show you the reasons we trade with Pepperstone today. If you want an in-depth review of Pepperstone, click here. ECN Broker Most retail forex traders lose …

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3 Ways to Cut Your Trading Costs

Håkon Fuglaas Education

If you’re an active trader, one way to increase your profits (or limit losses) is to cut your trading costs. In this short article, I will show you three ways to cut your trading costs. In many instances, you could cut them by 50% or more! Choose an account in your local currency When you open an account with a …

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7 Hidden Biases in Forex Trading

Pepperstone Education

Biases are like shortcuts for your brain. They can have an unusually large impact on how you make decisions in your everyday life, but particularly when it comes to your trading. To put it simply, your brain has a way of conserving energy by making fast decisions or mental shortcuts in what are known as heuristics. The problem is, we …

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Algo Forex Trading Strategies

Pepperstone Education

In this article, you will learn about algo forex trading strategies and how you can utilize algorithms in the forex market. The article is written by our partner, Pepperstone. They provide extremely low spreads, and pure ECN trading (with no dealing-desk), which is perfect for algo traders. Try a free demo account with Pepperstone What is an Algorithm? An Algorithm …

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Forex Broker Checklist

Håkon Fuglaas Education

As a forex trader, there are hundreds of different forex brokers to choose from. In this article, we will lay out the points we think you should keep in mind when choosing a forex broker. If you’re a professional forex trader, we highly recommend Pepperstone. Kindly note that they do not accept clients from the USA. What are the spreads/commission? …

How to Trade Oil

How to Trade Oil

Pepperstone Education

In this article, we shall explore the fundamental influences that shape market sentiment on Crude Oil. What makes it tick? In order of importance, we have: Risk Appetite (Geopolitical dynamics along with classic risk aversion), US Dollar dynamics, the Department of Energy Weekly Statistics, the API statistics, and the Baker Hughes rig-count. As the article unfolds, you will learn how …

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CFTC Net Traders Positions – Trading with the Smart Money

Andrew Scaddon Education

The commitment of traders report realized by the CFTC each Friday and is a report that can give you advance warning of big trend changes. The report can give you an indication if greed and fear have pushed prices too far from fair value, so you either take profits in an existing trend or look for a market turning point …

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Forex Swing Trading Strategies

Andrew Scaddon Education

Forex swing trading strategies is a simple way to trade currencies which can make great profits and a major advantage of this method is trading is – you don’t need as much discipline as you need to hold long-term trends, as losses and profits come very quickly. I have always believed, that having the discipline to take losses is relatively …

20 Forex Trading Tips

20 Forex Trading Tips

Andrew Scaddon Education

We have been teaching traders for over 15 years and below, you will find 20 forex trading tips to help you make bigger profits and trade with greater confidence and less stress. Most novice traders don’t know most of these tips, let alone use them and they soon join the 95% of losers. However, if you use them, you can …