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Forex Basics

Forex is a market where people come to buy and sell currencies. You can trade on the Forex markets 24 hours a day, seven days a week, with Fairmarkets.

Forex Basics

What Is Forexs
What is Forex?

First, let's take a quick overview of the Forex markets. What is happening, when, where, and how?

Forex Basics: Going Short and Long
What is going long and short in the market?

Buying or selling financial products is all that they represent. What exactly are the details?

Forex Basics: Order Types
What are the order types?

Navigating the forex order maze: A guide to understand and differentiate types of orders.

Forex Basics: How? When? Where?
How, When, & Why Trade Forex?

After learning the basics, time to figure out when to start, how to profit, and why it's worth it.

Forex Basics: Leverage
What is Leverage?

You should have a solid grasp of this! This is the most important factor that might change everything!

Forex Basics: What Is CFD?
What is a CFD?

You can speculate on the future market movements of an underlying asset by using CFDs without owning them.