The Basics Of Forex Trading

can't pay in euros to see the pyramids because it's not the locally accepted currency. As such, the tourist has to exchange the euros for the local currency, in this case the Egyptian pound, at the current exchange rate. If there is urgency (lots of velocity and magnitude in the trending direction), and the price hasn't shown a tendency to consolidate much in entry areas, then I will absolutely take an engulfing entry. For example: there is a strong trend all morning and pullbacks have been retracing about 50% of the last wave and then aggressively (not really consolidating ) moving back in the trending direction. In that case, I am going to use any signal I can to get into a trade around that 50% retracement level (I am not saying use a 50% retracement level, I am just using it as an example of another confirmation for the trade). So if an engulfing pattern shows up, I am taking it. Mainly because I know that consolidations haven't been forming because the price is moving too quickly.

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The market rate is also known as the interbank rate. It is the exchange rate at which the banks borrow and lend to each other. This is usually made in large amounts over short-term loan periods. These loans are made at low-interest rates reserved almost entirely for banks, financial institutions and registered money lenders.

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However, such a positive interest needs to be seen in the context of the actual exchange rate of the AUD/JPY before an interest decision can be made. If the Australian dollar is strengthening against the yen, then it is appropriate to buy the AUD/JPY and to hold it in order to gain in both the currency appreciation and the interest yield.

Edge technology also has created new tools for existing platforms such as MetaTrader such as ‘one-click-trading' which ensures that as soon as a trade is made it goes straight to the market with no dealer or other external interference which may delay the trade.

The first currency in the quote is the Euro and is called the base currency. While the second currency, the US Dollar, is the counter or quote currency. If you decide to buy this particular currency pair, it clearly indicates how much of the quote currency (USD) is required to buy one unit of the base currency (EUR). In the above example, 1.1121 US Dollars are required to buy 1 Euro. If you sell the currency pair, you will receive 1.1121 US Dollars for each Euro sold.

The trailing stop feature allows us to set a moving stop loss behind our trades so that we can let them breathe and pick up larger wins. The break even feature is similar except it sets a hard stop loss that doesn't move once the trade hits a specified pip value.