Learn How to Trade Forex with Online Classes from FXCM

Learn How To Trade Forex for Free

Education is the beginning of every journey, and forex trading is no exception. Because of the global nature of currency exchange, entering the market can be daunting. But armed with the fundamentals of the market through our free online forex classes and trading videos, you can begin a lifelong investment journey.

FXCM University was put together by our trading analysts as a Forex 101, a place where you can get the info you need to start making investment choices in the worldwide currency trading market. Use this text-based online forex class as you see fit, on your own schedule. Breeze through in a few days, take your time to master each fundamental, or return to specific units to initiate your training. This is your forex education. Start training today.

LEVEL 1: Forex Basics

What is Forex? – Currency Symbols – Pips – Reading Forex Quotes – Spreads – Forex Leverage – Stops and Limits – Beginning Risk Management – History and Advantages of FX

LEVEL 2: Generating Trading Ideas

Technical and Fundamental Analysis – Interest Rates – Consumer Price Index – Central Banking – Introduction to Forex Charts – How to Trade with Support and Resistance – Indicators and Time Frames

LEVEL 3: Forex Charts and Market Conditions

What is Forex? – Currency Symbols – Pips – Reading Forex Quotes – Spreads – Forex Leverage – Stops and Limits – Beginning Risk Management – History and Advantages of FX

LEVEL 4: Traits of Successful Traders

Trading Behaviors – Advanced Risk Management – When and What to Trade – Timing Techniques – Scaling In and Out of Positions – Trading Price Channels – How to Hunt for Breakouts – Advanced Indicators – Range Trading – Trading the News