Currencies

There are many different currencies in the wold. From dollars to yen to pesos, learn everything you need to know and more about currencies. Check out Modest Money’s posts about it now.

Forex for Newbies
  • Forex for Newbies

Forex for Newbies

By |May 9th, 2016|

Becoming a Forex trader has many advantages, but it’s not for everyone. You need to have the right attitude, be willing to work hard, learn the market, and have a bit of patience. The good thing is that it is not actually as difficult to make money through Forex trading as novice traders often […]

6 of the Most Popular Instruments for Financial Traders
  • 6 of the Most Popular Instruments for Financial Traders

6 of the Most Popular Instruments for Financial Traders

By |March 16th, 2016|

Getting into the financial markets can be daunting to say the least, as whichever trading vehicle you decide to use may offer access to 1000s of different instruments. The most popular securities can be a good entry point to trading as they have some of the best coverage. This doesn’t, however, mean they aren’t […]

10 Things Successful Forex Traders Do
  • 10 Things Successful Forex Traders Do

10 Things Successful Forex Traders Do

By |March 14th, 2016|

Forex trading can be exciting, rewarding and lucrative, if you’re disciplined about applying sound trading principles and strategies. Ultimately, there is no single formula or strategy for trading success. Traders need to consistently hone their skills through hard work, persistence, good research and planning.

Here are 10 things successful forex traders do, which you can […]

Forex Trading in 2016: What to Expect
  • Forex Trading in 2016: What to Expect

Forex Trading in 2016: What to Expect

By |January 29th, 2016|

2016 has already proven to be a turbulent year in terms of market movements and Forex trading. However, this may indeed be only the tip of the proverbial iceberg. With continued instability in the Middle East and a predominantly bearish outlook in terms of the Asian markets, what can we expect to see during […]

Forex vs Stocks: Which is a Better Investment?
  • Forex vs Stocks: Which is a Better Investment?

Forex vs Stocks: Which is a Better Investment?

By |November 27th, 2015|

One thing that everyone considering trading Forex is whether it’s the right choice. There are other options that you’ve heard a lot more about – especially if you have watched financial dramas. Ultimately, the question comes down to which is better – Forex or stocks?

This is a big debate, and both have their loyalists, […]

Market Makers vs. ECN Brokers
  • Market Makers vs. ECN Brokers

Market Makers vs. ECN Brokers

By |November 25th, 2015|

Many Forex brokers advertise themselves as ECN brokers. ECN is an automated system that matches buy and sell orders for a variety of different investment vehicles. An ECN connects major brokerages and individual traders so that they can trade directly between themselves without going through a middleman. An ECN eliminates the third party’s role […]

Coming Currency Wars Will Be the Best Investment Opportunities of the Next 20 Years
  • Coming Currency Wars Will Be the Best Investment Opportunities of the Next 20 Years

Coming Currency Wars Will Be the Best Investment Opportunities of the Next 20 Years

By |November 24th, 2015|

Not many average people are noticing but the start of a major new trend has already begun. On January 15, 2015, Switzerland decoupled it’s currency from the Euro and rattled the global financial markets overnight. China is currently cutting rates and Russia is also managing it’s interest rate aggressively. This is in direct competition […]

The United States Dollar Is Having a Hard Month
  • The United States Dollar Is Having a Hard Month

The United States Dollar Is Having a Hard Month

By |October 13th, 2015|

It seems like just yesterday when I was writing posts about how strong the United States dollar was. However, the month of October hasn’t been so kind to the currency. In fact, throughout the month so far, all we’ve seen from the USD has been declines. Today, we’ll talk about why the United States […]

For New Forex Investors, It’s All About the Interface
  • For New Forex Investors, It’s All About the Interface

For New Forex Investors, It’s All About the Interface

By |October 7th, 2015|

Investment brokers all over the world are trying to reach the Millennial generation. As always, traditional investment options like mutual funds and ETFs are there, if you know what to look for. But most people don’t. It shouldn’t be a surprise. Investment isn’t taught in most schools, and most people don’t learn it from […]

Forex Trading
  • Forex Trading

Forex Trading

By |October 6th, 2015|

Forex trading is an acronym for Foreign Exchange trading and describe the exchange of one currency for another within the global capital markets.  Forex trading is the most liquid form of trading as flows are more than 4 trillion dollars a day. Trading begins in Australian on Monday morning and is uninterrupted until the […]