Tag: risk management

Public To Private (P2P) Transactions: Top Tips For Financial Risk Management

By Benoit de Bénazé, Director at JCRA We have seen a surge in European public-to-private (P2P) transactions, with takeovers of listed companies accounting for 21%...

9 Risk Management Tips to Minimize your Losses

A solid risk management plan is essential for any successful trading strategy, and it’s something you have to take very seriously. In fact, money...

Patience – a Critical Forex Trading Virtue?

Patience - a Critical Forex Trading Virtue? "No matter how great the talent or efforts, some things just take time. You can't produce a baby...

Risk Rebound Sees Haven Assets Soften

After spending the last few weeks in correction territory following a slew of bad data and reduced rate hike expectations, investors are once again...

A Trader’s Guide to Futures Part 1

A future is a derivative contract in which two parties agree to make a specified transaction at a particular date in the future. Buying...

Algorithm Trading: How powerful is it?

Wall Street, along with the financial centres in London and Hong Kong, have become algorithm trading hubs where thousands of traders employ sophisticated algorithm...

Explaining Volatility

Volatility is the statistical calculation of the spreading of returns based on a specific market index or a particular security. You can measure volatility...

Day Trading Without Being Glued To Your Screen

The currency markets are fast moving, and if you take your eyes off the screen for just a few seconds, you could easily miss...

Why do forex traders repeat the same mistakes?

In forex trading, as in life, it is common for people to make the same mistakes over and over again. It's one thing deciding...

How To Survive a Run of Forex Trading Losses

Let's face it, it's always hard to deal with failure. But, all things being equal, it's much easier to deal with one or two...

Hedging Strategies For Forex Traders

One of the constants of trading is that there is always some level of risk involved. In the case of an arbitrage trade, this...

Developing a Forex Trading Plan – Part 10

Summary Throughout this series, we have looked into what goes into making a successful trading plan, and the things that you have to do in...

Developing a Forex Trading Plan – Part 4

The first thing you need to do when developing a forex trading plan is to try to figure out who you are as a...

Developing a Forex Trading Plan – Part 3

With all this talk of sticking rigidly to a plan, you might be asking whether there are still potential benefits to deviating from your...

Developing a Forex Trading Plan Part 2

Why do you need a trading plan? One of the main benefits of having a trading plan is that it can make your life a...

Developing a Forex Trading Plan Part 1

While it's always a good idea to learn from other traders, it's equally important to be your own trader, rather than blindly following the...

Forex Trading Golden Rules Part 10: Don’t Make Excuses

As much as we would all like it to be possible for every trade to be a winner, it just isn't possible. Even the...

Forex Trading Golden Rules Part 8: Don’t Add to a Loser

As we covered in a previous Golden Rule, wishful thinking can be the undoing of a trader. One of the most common manifestations of...