Q. “Hi Timon, I'm looking into trading Forex and I want to first make sure I have the best trading platform. Can you tell me which is the best software to buy and what must I make sure the platform has?”
A. You should never have to pay for a trading platform Jacque.
Nowadays, the best brokers and market makers offer you these platforms for free. You see, with the high ... ››› more
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Being subscribed to Trading Tips, I cater to all levels of traders.
Beginner, intermediate and advanced.
Today I'm going to tackle a couple of advanced questions that YOU have asked me on the Investorsclub.co.za.
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I'm often asked “What is the best Forex software to buy?”
And I always tell them the same answer.
None - You don't have to pay anything, when you can gain access to trading platforms for FREE.
Let me explain…
The trading platform that all the pros use, is yours for FREE
Whether you’ve just started trading Forex, or you’ve dabbled a bit now and then, there are ... ››› more
I thought you may be interested in these recent trading questions I received on our www.investorsclub.co.za
Remember, I'm always here to help, when you have a question.
• Do you recommend we adjust our stop losses?
• Who are the best brokers?
• How much money do you need to start with Forex trading?
• Could you verify my analysis of the GBP/USD chart?
Q: Do you recommend we adj... ››› more
On Friday, the Treasury announced that it was still on track with the development of a new electronic platform for trading bonds.
The platform could boost liquidity in the bond market.
Let's take a closer look…
The new bond trading platform will increase transparency
At the end of last week, the Treasury released an update on the progress of its new electronic platform for bond tr... ››› more
“Timon, how did you calculate the 74.5% gain you made your Red Hot Storm Traders (RHT) on the 7th of April 2014 when the share only moved R2.28?”
This is a very popular question.
While my RHT members are making these ‘ridiculous' trading gains, most of them are still unsure where they come from.
And no, I'm not sucking these numbers out of my thumb!
So today, I'm going to show ... ››› more
Go to any trading platform and you'll be swamped with indicators such as the OBV, MACD, William % R, Kelter bands etc…
Forget about this nonsense!
Many novice traders believe they need to fill up their charts with these kinds of indicators to be a successful Forex trader.
But I found that the more indictors I used to put on my Forex charts, the more money I lost.
And so, I'm going ... ››› more
Picture yourself in a Versace suit at a chic mahogany wood desk with plenty of high definition monitors stacked on your walls.
One screen shows you 100s of currency pairs and the other screens just show you charts and more charts!
Isn't this the perception we have about having the best technology, screens, trading platform and so on!
All of this is just trading gumpf!
Now I'm going t... ››› more
When is a Good Till Cancelled (GTC) order not a Good Till Cancelled order? Sounds either like a trick question or the start of bad joke doesn't it? It's not. You see, what you may not know it that THIS Friday the JSE will cancel all the active GTC orders in the market! Here's what it means for you…
Before I explain this unusual action, let me first explain what exactly a GTC order is.
A G... ››› more
Find out how to turn patterns into profits by unlocking the secrets of candlestick trading charts!
Your portfolio can shine brighter using candlesticks...
Over the years of trading, I've experimented with all kinds of charts from line and bar charts to Point and Figure charts.
They all have their positives and everyone's tastes are different.
But eight years ago, I found can... ››› more
"Hi Timon, I have money saved up for investments and I'd like to start trading but I'm not sure on how to go about finding a broker. Do you have any tips or recommendations?"
Was the question A.M asked last week.
From reading a MoneyMorning article, he's developed a passion for the stock markets. And now he's ready to get in on the action and start trading.
Finding a broker when trading ... ››› more
This tool once cost over R500, 000 to buy but today it's FREE and ready for you!
I recall my debut into the stock market in August 2003. Every day I would buy the Star newspaper. I'd scour the Business section for the share prices.
You see, back then although the World Wide Web was an amazing innovation we only had dial-up-connections. It was slow, noisy and just not suitable for trading.
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