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Chapter I RIP and Lavish Funeral

RIP and lavish funeral

Every good thing comes to an end. In my case it’s the million or…

As you might guess – it has happened. I feel like Mr. Krabs from SpongeBob cartoon, who lost his million’s dollar. Only difference – I’ve lost my first dollar of the million I couldn’t reach. No need to hide, it was very precious to me.

Chapter I Back to Dollar or chasing the Stock Operator

Back to Dollar or chasing the Stock Operator

More than 2 weeks have passed since my last post ‘EUR/JPY aka Roller-Coaster till 20‘, but many things had changed. If we take this month it is not just roller coaster, but a real flight to the Moon and back. I was feeling myself being a character of Edwin Lefevre novel “Reminiscences of a Stock Operator”.

Chapter I Investing roller-coaster

EUR/JPY aka roller-coaster till 20

The beginning of 2013 was pretty successful both for me and my project. Major role again was taken by beauty I love to hate EUR/JPY. I was selling again and again, then I changed my mind and bought on my own risk and surprise. The price was 40 trades. No nerve cell was touched!

Chapter I Crash Happens

Crash happens. What doesn’t kill you, makes you stronger.

Last week was a disaster for me. The worst result starting from the project start (-46,17%), however the week’s start was promising. I successfully closed open SELL order on EUR/AUD with $6,16 profit, which gave me the increase of 26,97% – not bad result, don’t you think? Successful buy EUR/USD followed, bringing me $1,30. As a result, only 50c divided me from the 5th level of $32…

Philosophy Trading Emotions

Trading psychology: what’s wrong with your strategy?

Here comes a time when the development of your trading system, testing, filtering the signals, add ons, comparison with best trading systems is over. Your brand new system is ready to enter the real market. There is only one little thing left – starting the trading.

Analysis and Forecasts Investing in Indonesia

Widen your horizons: Investing in Indonesia

I was going through browser’s Favorites, when I found one exciting article “Investing in Indonesia: Another Asian ‘Tiger’ Roars Ahead” by Tony D’Altoria published at the end of November 2010 (source: investmentu.com). Someone might say this article is too old for being investment’s info – it’s been in internet for more then 1,5 years and is a history by now. However, it is still very topical issue. The article’s author managed to put very clear and well-reasoned perspectives of the Indonesian economics. I must admit, I’ve shared the authors opinion back in the day. Then it was still, but Indonesia being discussed again. Perspectives have even grown. Facts talk for themselves. So, what do we have on this moment?

Economics Forex vs Stocks

Forex vs Stocks

I’ve started my trader/investor carrier from stock market. I’ve been trading successfully long before Forex. So, what brought me to Forex? Today I can surely say – Margin. These two markets are alike and different at the same time. Now when I personally got though them, I’d like to share my pros and cons.

Investment and Finance Christian Science Monitor by Clay Bennett

Forex analytics. Believe or not?

In this article we’ll take a closer look on Forex brokers’ analytics. So, usually, our brain about to crash down after training with broker and book reading. New information is hard to comprehend and interest for studies is running out. Then, we – traders tend to look for an alternative way. And this way comes easily – market analytics provided by brokers absolutely free of charge might be very handy. Sounds right – what for to cram your head with stuff and nonsense? Read analytic reports and trade! However, in reality this formula is not working. Let’s try to figure out why!

Events Automated Trading Championship 2012 - the New Battle of Trading Robots Awaits

Automated Trading Championship 2012

MetaQuotes Software Corp., Alpari (UK) Limited, United World Capital LTD, RoboForex LP and ForexPros.com hold the sixth annual Automated Trading Championship 2012. The best three developers of automated trading strategies will be revealed within three months. Assessment criterion will be the absolute profit. Winners will share the Automated Trading Championship 2012 Prize of 80,000 US dollars!