Forex rollover rate – The complete guide!

Forex rollover rate is something traders come across if they have ever held an open position overnight. These are additional costs that you pay when trading forex (besides spread and/or commissions). The rollover rates can go by different names. Some traders refer to forex rollover as overnight interest rate, or swap rates. No matter what name you call it,...

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What is a spread in forex trading?

A spread in forex trading is something that you may come across. You may find that a lot of forex brokers talk about forex spreads. Even when you look around to various trading forums, you will find traders discussing about the spreads on the different currency pairs. So what exactly is a spread in forex trading and why is...

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Best forex pairs to trade for beginners

The best forex pairs to trade for beginners are ones that are easy to understand. As one may know, there are many currency pairs to trade. But each of the currency pair exhibits different characteristics. Furthermore, it does not make sense to club a EUR USD or a USD JPY into the same category. As long as the base...

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A beginners guide to understanding market index

Market index in finance measures the performance of a portfolio of companies or assets in its holdings. They are also known as a benchmark index. Depending on the type of the financial asset a market index tracks, they can be classified into categories. The major market indexes are managed by companies such as Dow Jones, Standard&Poors’, MSCI, FTSE Russell...

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