Beginner Trading

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  • What Is Margin?

    Learn what margin is and how you can leverage it in your trading strategy. Never miss an opportunity to better your investments with FXCM.

  • What Is Divergence?

    The term divergence refers to the developing separation between a financial instrument’s current market price and a related indicator or product.

  • Currency Trading

    Currency trading (aka forex trading) is the exchange of one nation’s currency for another's, which offers options to capitalise on changing values.

  • How To Trade ETFs

    In a not-so-distant past, investors who were interested in pooled investments commonly purchased mutual funds, where they could capture the returns of a diversified portfolio using a single investment vehicle. Those funds, however, came with some limitations, among these the fact that positions in them can normally only be adjusted after market hours according to their net asset value (NAV). In more recent years, a new type of pooled investment…

  • Fees And Commissions Associated With Futures Trading

    In order to participate in the futures market, an individual assumes responsibility for several transaction costs associated with the facilitation of a trade. Overall, there are four basic types of fees incurred during the active trading of a single futures contract: Exchange/Clearing fees National Futures Association (NFA) fee Data fees Brokerage commissions Futures trading fees are assessed on a per-contract basis. For every contract traded, each type of fee is…

  • What Is An ETF?

    An ETF (exchange-traded fund) is an equity security that provides exposure to an index, a basket of assets, a commodity or an investment strategy.


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