Decision-making

What is a day in the life of a trader like?

Ever wondered what a day in the life of a trader looks like? We followed three experienced traders to get insights into what it takes to be successful. Watch the videos then share your tips with #lifeofatrader on social media.

Trading psychology explained

Maintaining the right mindset is one of the most important factors in being a successful trader. Find out how you can improve your trading psychology to minimise the effect of emotions and biases during your time on the markets.

Social trading explained

Social trading is a popular way to access financial markets as it enables traders to replicate the positions of others and interact with their peers. Discover how social trading works and the risks involved.

Expert advisors explained

Discover how to automate your MT4 with Expert Advisors, the ‘forex trading robots’ that can help you start algorithmic trading.

How to create a successful trading plan

Learn how to create a successful trading plan and put it into action. With a smart plan, you’ll have guidance on which market to trade, when to take profits, when to cut your losses, and where other opportunities could exist.

Top 10 common trading mistakes and how to avoid them

While some trading mistakes are unavoidable, it is important that you don’t make a habit of them and learn from both successful and unsuccessful positions. With that in mind, these are the 10 most common trading mistakes.

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