January 2012

The Swiss National Bank Sets Minimum Exchange Rate for EUR/CHF at 1.20

January 30, 2012

The Swiss National Bank, which is the central bank of Switzerland, has announced on September 6th, 2011 that it will set a minimum exchange rate of 1.20 Swiss francs per European euro. Such a policy action is very aggressive and has huge implications on the franc’s valuation, not just against the euro, but against every […]


The Perils of Over Trading in the Currency Market

January 18, 2012

In this article I will be discussing the perils of over trading in the Currency Market. Though information contained on this page is directed toward currency traders, it is also applicable to stock traders, commodity traders and many other types of security investors. Please note that the information I present is of my own opinion […]


Unemployment Rate

January 9, 2012

Have you ever wondered what an unemployment rate is? What does it mean? Why is it important and how does it influence Forex traders (also known as currency traders)? Those are all very important questions I will answer on this page. What is an Unemployment Rate? An unemployment rate is a fundamental economic development that […]


Technical Analysis

January 7, 2012

In the realm of Forex trading (also known as currency trading), there are two philosophies currency traders use to justify trades. Those two philosophies are fundamental analysis and technical analysis. I know both terms can seem intimidating, but it isn’t as difficult to understand as you may think. On this page, I will be covering […]