Trader’s Tech #5 Reboot – Oanda


Written by: Tim Black   It’s tough for me to believe that over five years have passed since writing this article. I remember it like it was yesterday.   For those of you who would like to revisit the original article, look here.   I’ve […] Read more »

Two Basic Forex Trading Strategies


There are, of course, hundreds – probably thousands – of individual forex trading strategies.  However, they all fall into one of two basic strategic approaches: Great risk/reward ratio: This strategy is designed knowing that it will likely result in over 50% losing trades – the […] Read more »

How to Improve Your Trading Results Through Testing


As most seasoned traders know, even with simple strategies, there are thousands of variables that can affect the profitability of their trading. And since no real world strategy is going to yield 100% positive results, no single trade can demonstrate the effectiveness of a strategy, […] Read more »

Identifying Trends through Synchronization


Synchronization can be defined, according to, as the “process of precisely coordinating or matching two or more activities…or processes in time”. Well, what we’re looking to match in Trend Synchronization is simply the forex market trends across various time frames. I’ve written before here […] Read more »

8 Methods How to Select the Best Pairs in Forex


The Forex market has a large list of currency pairs which traders can choose to trade. Each country (or economic zone) offers their currency in exchange with another currency zone, which creates dozens of currency crosses. The list varies from the most famous (i.e. EURUSD) […] Read more »

Bollinger Bands Work for Me


it has allowed my account to increase by a few percent each day which adds up VERY quickly. The strategy is all based on Bollinger bands. A Bollinger band is an indicator that is designed to show when a pair is over-bought or over-sold. In short, when a pair is too high or too low, you wait for a signal going the other way. The best way to describe it is to show you. Here is a trade that I am in right now based on the Bollinger Band. Read more »