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Why you should watch the Baltic Dry Index as recession fears grow
The Baltic Dry Index has proven to be a reliable indicator of future global economic activity and could prove a useful tool amid the uncertain outlook.
Trade the doji candlestick pattern
Doji might be simple candlestick patterns, but they can unlock some powerful strategies. Let’s examine how to trade the doji candlestick pattern.
Porsche IPO: Everything you need to know about the Porsche IPO
Sports car brand Porsche AG is revving its engine and continues to move it up a gear ahead of a possible IPO in 2022.
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What is scalping? A beginners’ guide to scalping trading strategies
Scalping is a popular short-term trading style that involves taking small, but frequent, profits. Discover what scalping is and how you can start to scalp financial markets – including forex and stocks.
What you need to know about the Amazon stock split
Amazon has become the latest member of Big Tech to announce a stock split, but what will this mean for investors and traders?
What companies have pulled out of Russia following the invasion of Ukraine?
Hundreds of corporations from the US, UK, Europe and beyond are pulling out of Russia in protest of its invasion of Ukraine.
Will UK SPACs takeoff in 2022?
UK regulators made it easier for SPACs to join the market last year, but will it be enough to fuel a boom in listings like we have seen in the US?
How to trade the hammer and inverted hammer candlestick pattern
Hammer and inverted hammer candlestick patterns are a key part of technical trading, forming the building blocks of many strategies.
TRUTH Social: Everything you need to know about DWAC and TMTG
Former US president Donald Trump is about to launch a new social media platform and news site to rival the mainstream media and Big Tech, but can the business make a success by taking on cancel culture and woke entertainment?
How will cannabis legalisation impact marijuana stocks?
The marijuana market’s prospects are underpinned by hopes that federal legalisation will happen in the US. But will this happen and, if so, when? And how would it impact cannabis stocks?
Top uranium stocks: How to trade uranium and nuclear markets
The uranium market has been depressed for over a decade and nuclear power has suffered an image problem – but is that changing? We explain why uranium and nuclear power is back in fashion and outline the top ways to gain exposure.
What does ‘buy the dip’ mean and is it a good strategy?
In trading terminology, ‘buy the dip’ refers to the tactic of buying (or going long on) an asset that has experienced a recent depreciation in value, in the expectation that the same asset will soon resume an upward trajectory. Read on as we explain more about ’buying the dip’.
Softline IPO: Everything you need to know about Softline
Russian IT company Softline, which has its HQ in London, completed its IPO on the London Stock Exchange in October 2021. The Softline IPO initially valued the company at around $1.5 billion, about 25% below what it had initially looked for. Read on to learn more about Softline.
Top metaverse stocks: Everything you need to know about the metaverse
Will the metaverse be the next big investment trend? We have a look at this new emerging industry and the top stocks and sectors to watch as the world enters the metaverse.
What is the Awesome Oscillator: Definition, Use, and Strategies
The Awesome Oscillator (AO) makes use of simple moving averages to confirm or deny market trends. Learn how to confirm those trends and predict possible reversals in our AO guide.
Amortisation vs Depreciation: What’s the Difference?
Amortisation and depreciation are both ways to expense assets over time and are key tools in determining a company’s value. Although which one you use differs depending on the asset type. Keep reading to learn more.
Volvo IPO: Everything you need to know about Volvo Cars
Swedish car brand Volvo has made its stock exchange debut. Here's more on the carmaker's history, strategy and valuation following the Volvo IPO.
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Facebook rebrand: can renaming a company boost its share price?
Facebook has changed its name to 'Meta', reflecting its ambitions to become a ‘metaverse’ company. But which stocks have tried this trick in the past, and has it played well with the markets?
How to Trade Crude Oil Futures
Oil futures are the most traded commodity in the world thanks to their high volatility and global influence. Learn how oil’s two main benchmarks affect the world economy and your own futures contracts.
The top 10 strongest currencies in the world in 2022
The world's strongest currency is the Kuwait Dinar. Its high value comes from Kuwait’s booming oil industry, which accounts for 80% of the country’s exports. It is also the highest valued currency pegged to the US Dollar.
Market Orders Explained: Definition and Examples
Market orders are one of the most common order types when trading live markets like forex. Learn how market orders are placed and what to look out for when placing them.