Forex Investing or Speculating

May 29, 2011

When I first started trading currencies back in 2010, I constantly read articles, watched news videos and listened to radio broadcasts online and offline referring to Forex trading as speculating and not investing. Deep down, I always had a problem with that. Why isn’t the Currency Market referred to as investing like the Stock Market, […]


Electronic Currency

May 26, 2011

If you’re reading this right now, you are probably familiar with what a currency is. If you’re not sure, it’s that pretty paper in your wallet that you use to buy goods and services with. I’m not sure if you were aware of this, but that particular form of currency (the paper with the designs […]



May 24, 2011

We all know that one of the most powerful institutions in the world are central banks. Having the ability to create and issue currency, which is the most popular form of money, and having the ability to manipulate the value of the very currency they issue, a central bank definitely has influence over all aspects […]


Bank of England

May 23, 2011

If you ever wanted to know what the Bank of England is, then allow me to enlighten you. The Bank of England is the central bank of the United Kingdom. Founded in 1694, the Bank of England is responsible for ensuring monetary stability primarily by encouraging the price stability of goods and services. The Bank […]


Currency Pair

May 11, 2011

Do you know what a currency pair is? Are you familiar with its components as well as what each component signifies? If you aren’t and would like to be familiar and knowledgeable about currency pairs, then this is absolutely the place you want to be. Because on this web page, I will explain what a […]


Price Interest Point

May 3, 2011

As I continue to write content pertaining to currency trading, fundamental economic developments and monetary policy actions taken by central banks, I find myself mentioning a term that I have yet to explain. That term is ‘pip’ and it’s an abbreviation that is thrown around all the time in the currency trading world. But what […]


Capital Preservation & The Break Even Stop Loss

April 30, 2011

When it comes to currency trading, all traders hope to turn out a profit from every trade. In an attempt to do so, traders commonly place their stop losses at great distances from their point of entry, which can be anywhere from 20, 50, 100 or even 250+ pips. A common reason why a currency […]


Switzerland National Bank

April 17, 2011

The Switzerland National Bank, also known as the SNB, Swiss National Bank, Schweizerische Nationalbank (no space between National and Bank), Banque nationale suisse, Banca nazionale svizzera and Banca naziunala svizra is the central bank of Switzerland since 1907. It’s mandate or primary responsibility is devising Switzerland’s monetary policy to ensure price stability while being mindful […]


United States Treasury Security

March 29, 2011

When it comes to understanding how the Federal Reserve implements most of its monetary polices, where investors move their money when they want safer investments and how the United States acquires more money needed for running the government and all of its programs, then the United States Treasury Security is what you should learn about. […]


Factors That Give Currency Value

March 4, 2011

Currency, in todays world, is one of the most accepted forms of money in circulation today. Used as a tool for exchanging goods and services, currency is an important asset in everyday commerce. Value is easily traded with the help of currency. But is currency itself value? If so, why is it valuable? Isn’t it […]

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The Hidden Factor for Determining Inflation: The Quantity Factor

March 1, 2011

Whenever the money supply of an economy increases at a faster rate than the supply and consumption of goods and services, inflation manifests. Inflation is usually calculated by economists and various other statisticians by assessing price changes for goods and services. If there is a total overall increase in the prices for goods and services, […]


Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee

February 19, 2011

Welcome to the Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee page. Here is where I will be covering the minutes of the FOMC and sharing my commentary and opinions on what was stated in the minutes. The minutes of the FOMC is one of the most important documents released by the Federal Reserve because it […]


The Federal Reserve System is in the WhitePages

February 17, 2011

If you have read my explanation regarding the central bank of the United States, the Federal Reserve (proper name: Federal Reserve System), then you should be aware of my belief that the Federal Reserve is an independent profit making banking institution and not a non-profit, government ran agency. When I say that the FED is […]