How to buy US Dollars
The US dollar has risen to its strongest level for two decades thanks to safe-haven inflows amid geopolitical tensions and fears of rate hikes from the Fed. Discover the different ways you can trade the US dollar.
Gold outlook 2022: Will precious metals get back on track after a lacklustre 2021?
There are sufficient tailwinds in the global economy and the possibility of further geopolitical tensions to give gold support, but not necessarily drive prices higher...
The impact of market volatility on performance for retail traders
Do traders perform better when markets are moving, or when they’re calm? We studied over 10,000 retail traders to uncover any trends when volatility was high – and when it wasn’t.
How to trade FTSE 100 stocks
The FTSE 100 is one of the most globally recognised indices, listing 100 of the UK’s largest companies. As the economy recovers from the pandemic, investors are identifying many trading opportunities in these stocks. So, what are FTSE 100 stocks and how can you trade them?
Holding company: definition, structure, benefits
Holding companies are large conglomerates used to protect business assets and are a cost-effective method for members to exert control over corporations. Many of the largest publicly traded companies are actually holding companies, so it’s important to understand how they are run and make money.
What is net income? Everything you need to know about net income
Net income denotes how much money a company has made after subtracting all business expenses required to make that money. Net income is useful for traders to determine how profitable a company is. Keep reading to learn more about net income and how it affects company share price.
Mutual fund vs index fund: which is better?
Learn more about both mutual funds and index funds and the strategies used when investing in both.
European Open: Next Round of GDP Reports Up, USD/CAD Eyes 1.23
Preliminary reports for Q2 GDP are released across Europe, ahead of consumption data in the US and monthly GDP for Canada.
Asian Open: Dollar Continues to Fall, AUD/CAD Breaks to 13-month low
The unwinding of the US dollar has provided a lift to commodities and FX peers, yet the Australian dollar is losing ground in the commodity FX space.
European Open: GBP/USD Breaks June High, 1.40 Back in Focus
The British pound has retained and extended its lead despite coronavirus cases breaking a 6-day run of declines.
Asian Open: FOMC Down, US GDP Next - Asian Markets Set to Bounce?
With a slightly hawkish FOMC meeting out of the way, we’re watching Asian equities as we suspect a corrective bounce is now on the cards.