Category Archives: Forex Trading

Earnings Season: 2022 Calendar & What To Look For

Companies in the same industry tend to report earnings in close proximity, and there’s also a cadence to the order—banks start off each season and retailers wrap it up. Some companies with poor results will do a late Friday filing and announcement to try to keep the results out of the news. Founded in 1993, […]

Margin Call: What It Is and How to Meet One with Examples

Once you’ve established a leveraged forex position, the amount of usable margin in your trading account would decline by the amount of margin required by your broker for you to maintain the position. Margin call is the term for when the equity on your account – the total capital you have deposited plus or minus […]

What Is Quantitative Easing QE?

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How to Trade Macro: A Beginners Guide to Trading

The housing crash in the United States that occurred in 2008 was a black swan event that precipitated the 2008 global financial crisis. Hedge funds and mutual funds primarily use a long/short trading strategy, with the fund types being typically actively managed. Other include commodity trading advisor global macro funds, and systemic global macro funds. […]

What is a Day Order: Definition and Meaning

Since day orders expire at the end of the day, traders are less likely to fall prey to impulsive decisions that deviate from their trading plans. Day orders are also ideal for traders who have a strong grasp of short-term strategies and are equipped to take advantage of the rise and fall of same-day prices. […]

How to Extract Unzip tar.gz Files: Step-by-Step Windows and Linux Guide

Alternatively, you can also specify a source and destination file path when using the tar utility. Unlike Windows’ convenient graphical user interface (GUI) for unzipping .zip files, you’ll need to use the tar utility through the command line. However, there are also many third-party tools you can install for a more user-friendly experience. From videos […]

The Fed The International Role of the U S. Dollar

Silver certificates continued to be issued for a short period of time in the $1 denomination, but were discontinued in late 1963. Foreign companies, entities, and private individuals hold U.S. dollars in foreign deposit accounts called eurodollars (not to be confused with the euro), which are outside the jurisdiction of the Federal Reserve System. Private […]