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Forex Is More Active than Ever

In 2008, an article from Forbes warned investors not to lose sleep over foreign exchange (forex). It was not because the market held no opportunities, but because it runs around the clock and can make any trader feel like they have to be on top of everything at all hours of the day or night.
In fact, the aforementioned article stated that the smart investor is the one who does not worry about the markets, news releases, and so on. Instead, it is the investor who prioritizes who ends up staying …

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High frequency binary trading: The strategy explained

Binary options is quite a trading buzz phrase right now as more people than ever are finding out about the benefits of this type of approach.
As with any type of investment, especially one than does involve a risk factor, binary options have different systems that can be used and one of the most important is a high frequency strategy.
High speed
High frequency trading with binary options is a fairly advanced strategy, and some experts still maintain that it is a risky proposition in this niche market.
Access to a quick and efficient …

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6 Ways to Monitor Companies You Own Stock In

Keeping an eye on current events related to companies you own stock in can be beneficial for developing strategies concerning your portfolio. While many investors put their faith in brokers and firms, a large number of people trade stocks online in the privacy of their own home. If you are one of those individuals, there are many ways you can keep your thumb on the pulse of companies you invest in. This can help you decide when to buy or sell stocks depending on real-time information.
Netvibes is a browser-based aggregation …

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[3 Aug 2015 | Comments Off on Investing in Luxury Homes | ]
Investing in Luxury Homes

To live in luxury it is important to invest wisely so that your luxury home investment increases over time. Finding an area that will weather financial storms and provide you the quality of life you are looking for is never easy but it is worth doing.
All too often slick marketing campaigns try to draw people to an area. They promise you a lot but fall short on delivery. Many companies that do this will ask you to commit to buy even before the foundation is laid for one home in …

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[28 Jul 2015 | Comments Off on Investing in the Uncertainty of the Financial Markets | ]
Investing in the Uncertainty of the Financial Markets

Are You Ready to Invest in the Financial Markets?
The world is currently experiencing a time of widespread economic uncertainty. With anaemic global growth rates, excessive government debt, and an aggressive policy of monetary expansion the scene is set for an interesting period of investment in the stock markets. It comes as no surprise that technology analysts and fund managers are more vocal in their opinion that a tech bubble is about to pop. This would leave a massive sector of the global economy vulnerable, with Apple, Google, Facebook, Amazon, Alibaba, …

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[24 Jun 2015 | Comments Off on Euro/USD Exchange Volatility Follows Greek Uncertainty | ]
Euro/USD Exchange Volatility Follows Greek Uncertainty

Uncertainty in the Greek economy is nothing new. Greece has been in recession since 2010, at least partly caused by the collapse of international investments in the country.
The country struggles with debt as high as 175 percent of GDP and is struggling to pay back its creditors: the European Union (EU), the European Central Bank (ECB), and the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
In addition to debt, the Greek economy suffers from structural issues such as powerful cartels and government unions, as well as stifling regulations that make it difficult for foreigners …

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[2 Jun 2015 | Comments Off on Investment Opportunties Every 20-Something Should Know | ]
Investment Opportunties Every 20-Something Should Know

As a 20-something, you know the value of money. By now, you will have realized that money offers you stability. Sorting out your finances is not the only thing you can do for your bank account. Have you ever considered investing some cash into a project. You might not think that investments are for young people, but they are. If you have any excess income, you can use it to create financial stability for your future. What could be better than that? Let’s take a look at some of the …

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[22 May 2015 | Comments Off on Common Mistakes Made By First-Time Investors | ]
Common Mistakes Made By First-Time Investors

Investment is a good way to plan for your future, and the earlier you start, the more you will get out of it. Saying that, there are some common mistakes made by first-time investors that can be costly. Here are five of them.
Investing In The First Place
Before you start any investment plan, make sure you pay off debts first. The return you get on the vast majority of investments – whether stocks, cash or bonds – will be dwarfed by the interest you pay on your debts. That means that …