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How Forex Brokers Make Money

There is nothing wrong with forex brokers making money. And there is nothing wrong with how they do it, as long as they are not scamming you. It’s just hard to grasp what they do and how to value it. It goes without saying, just like every…

MACD Crossover Explained

MACD is an acronym of the much longer phrase "Moving Average Convergence Divergence". Some traders may pronounce this as Mack-Dee, instead of saying each letter individually Em-Ay-See-Dee. MACD is a popular indicator used when trading…

Ultimate Oscillator Explained

The Ultimate Oscillator has been designed to estimate momentum across three-time frames. Most Oscillators look at a single timeframe, which is what makes this one “ultimate”.One of the downsides of many oscillators is that they form a…

Dynamic Leverage Explained

Dynamic Leverage is the concept of dynamically reducing the amount of Leverage your broker gives to you. In cTrader, you are able to see if your broker is using dynamic leverage tiers. You can find the Dynamic Leverage settings in the in…

Moving Averages Explained

Moving Averages, commonly abbreviated to MA are a family of indicators which are essential to help determine the existence and strength of a trend. Moving Averages are based on previous prices which means the indicator lags and therefore…

cTrader Stop Out Methods Explained

As a trader, you should already be familiar with the concept of “Stop Out”. If you’re not, you’re not ready to start trading yet. Stop Out is an event that happens if your margin falls below a certain threshold. When your trading accounts…

Bollinger Bands Explained

Bollinger Bands are a type of indicator used in technical analysis to gauge the volatility of a market. Their use is quite common amongst traders. They are considered a basic part of most traders toolkit

cTrader and Trading Central Explained

This Explained article tell you who Trading Central is, what they do, what they have to do with cTrader and how you can use their financial markets analysis in your day-to-day trading. Trading Central is a research company that provides…