Tag: copy trading

Social Media and Trading an Introductory Guide

Capital Markets Industry and The advent of social media Trading, Introduction! With the advent of the web and social media the finance and trading world...

Copy Trading Rules Clarified By FCA UK

  The Financial Conduct Authority of the UK has released a clarification on the nature of copy-trading services like eToro and the kind of permissions...

The best techniques for copy trading

In the world of trading, the new buzzword is “social trading”. This concept applies to traders who are new to trading and aren’t sure...

Social Trading and Regulation Part 5: Glossary and Resources

Glossary: Social Trading: The process of publishing trades via a social networking platform, whether on dedicated social trading platforms such as eToro and ZuluTrade, or...

Social Trading and Regulation Part 4: What should traders do?

The wave of regulation that seems to be on its way into the copy trading sphere has many implications for everyone involved, from the...

Social Trading and Regulation Part 3: General challenges

With the prospect of regulation looming on the horizon, the social trading industry is in something of a state of limbo, unsure of how...

Social Trading and Regulation Part 2: CopyTrading and FCA

Back in mid-2012, a Q&A circular released by the European Securities and Market Authority (ESMA) put copy trading firms on high alert that regulation...

Social Trading and Regulation Part 1: Copy Trading and Regulation

Social and Copy Trading - which we covered in our Guide to Copy Trading series - are becoming an an increasingly big part of the...

Guide to Copy Trading Part 2: Top Copy Trading Companies

In the previous part of this series, we explained what copy trading is and how it works. Today, we're going to take a look...

Guide to Copy Trading Part 1: What is Copy Trading?

While online trading has been available for independent investors since the 1990s, there have been changes aplenty in recent years. Perhaps the most significant...

Currency Trading Vs Hedge Funds

If you have a lot of money to invest, then you essentially have two options. You can invest it in a low-risk way, such...

Social Trading Network TopTradr Launches $1m Trading Competition

TopTradr, the social trading platform provider, has announced the launch of a new trading competition for forex traders. The competition will take place among...

What is Copy Trading?

The landscape for online traders has been evolving rapidly in recent years, with the emergence of new trends and paradigms such as algorithmic trading,...

Top Forex Trading Facebook Groups

Although Twitter and LinkedIn remain the most widely used social networks for forex traders, there are many communities on Facebook that could be of...

Investing with Social Media: Social network trading in FX markets

We all know the sheer vastness of the retail FX market. Hundreds of billions of dollars are traded globally every day, with 97% of...