Category Archives for Why trade FX?

A Strong USD Buy – All Major USD Currencies Revealing Long-Term Strength

Impatience or even euphoria are two emotions most detrimental to trading success. The ability of knowing when to “Stay out of the Market” is one of Van’s Top Tasks of Trading (see Critical trading

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Walk Away from The Financial Shell Game to Play A More Profitable Trading Game!

“Global Financial Markets are a shell game” – Bond legend Bill Gross In a recent CNBC interview (29th July), bond legend Bill Gross (founder and former CIO of global bond-manager PIMCO) has stated

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Top Ten Reasons to Trade Forex

As recently as the late 1990s, a “veil of mystery” shrouded Forex trading. Many traders had beliefs that sounded something like: Forex is the “supreme discipline” of banks & hedge funds…

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FX Trading Opportunities in Current Markets

by Van K. Tharp, Ph.D. and Gabriel Grammatidis The Current Debt Situation I have been writing about the horrible US debt situation for years. How can the accumulated government debt (which is greater than

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Starting Signal for Extended Currency Trends

In a recent article Opportunities in the Current Market, Van and I wrote about how the Central Banks’ policies were laying the groundwork for long term volatility and extended currency trends. In this

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