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How geopolitical risk impacts forex trading

Learn how to prepare your forex trading strategies in the face of market-moving geopolitical news and international economic impacts.

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February 13, 2024 01:44 AM
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Interest rate risk: what is it and how can you mitigate its impact?

Interest rate risk tells bond traders how much their portfolio will diminish when a central bank hikes its rates. Learn how to manage interest rate risk with diversification and hedging strategies.

May 25, 2023 09:30 PM
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A guide to market risk

Before you start trading, it’s important to understand the potential risks involved. Let’s take a look at the different types of market risks.

May 23, 2023 06:30 PM

Why trade with City Index?

Tight spreads from 0.5 pts on FX and 1 pt on indices.


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Sharpe ratio: definition and how to calculate it

The Sharpe ratio is a simple method to compare the risk and reward of different portfolios. Learn the formula with only three figures.

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April 11, 2023 06:30 AM
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Paper trading: advantages and how to

Paper trading began as a way to practise trading before the existence of digital trading platforms. Today, paper trades refer to using demo accounts or other trading simulators to practice trading live markets without risks.

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March 24, 2023 04:55 AM
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Your complete guide to stop-loss orders

Stop-loss orders are a crucial tool for managing risk as you trade. Learn all about stops here – including what guaranteed and trailing stops are, and where to place your exit orders.

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December 12, 2022 10:42 PM
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How to create a forex trading journal

Trading journals are crucial for implementing your trading strategies effectively. Learn how to start one and what you should be tracking with it in this guide.

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Things go from bad to worse for risk

There’s no respite as investors continue dumping stocks and other risk assets

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May 12, 2022 06:35 PM

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