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The Week Ahead, Trade Set-Ups and Events Every Monday 0900 SAST Russell Shor
European Market Snapshot Every Weekday 1200 SAST Russell Shor
US Market Snapshot Every Weekday 1700 SAST Russell Shor
The Crypto Minute Every Wednesday 0900 SAST Russell Shor

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Market News

The Week Ahead, Trade Set-Ups and Events

Every Monday - 0900 SAST

Join Russell Shor, a FXCM Senior Market Specialist, as he dissects market sentiment and highlights the main economic events for the week. Important markets and topical information will be analysed and key levels of support and resistance will be identified to aid you in your trading for the week ahead.

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The Crypto Minute

Every Wednesday - 0900 SAST

Join FXCM Senior Market Specialist Russell Shor, MSTA, CFTE, MFTA for a short and concise weekly roundup of all the cryptocurrency news and developments and potential setups that are developing.

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Market Snapshot Webinars

European Market Snapshot

Every Weekday - 1200 SAST

Join us live for the daily European Market Snapshot as our analyst assesses the current themes for the session. Get a quick snapshot of the current topics influencing prices.

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US Market Snapshot

Every Weekday - 1700 SAST

Join us live for the daily US Market Snapshot as our analyst assesses the current themes for the session. Get a quick snapshot of the current topics influencing prices.

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Past Recordings

On Demand Videos

Speculative Sentiment Index (SSI)

Gain inside access to the open interest of FXCM’s traders on a variety of currency pairs and CFDs. Understand directional bias and how this contrarian indicator works. Learn to use both SSI snapshots and Historical SSI simultaneously on your charts.

Trading Central Indicator

Gain access to third-party technical analysis provided by Trading Central. Discover how Bollinger Bands, Moving Averages, MACD, and other indicators form the Trading Central indicator's analysis. Understand psychological pivot points and potential intraday, short-term, and medium-term trade setups.

Traits of Successful Traders

Learn what separates successful traders from unsuccessful traders based on a study of FXCM’s live account holders. Find out how to mitigate risk in your trading using an appropriate trade size and placing effective stops and limits. Discuss how to calculate and use effective leverage and learn to set up an appropriate Risk to Reward ratio.

Using Fibonacci’s in Your Trading

Understand the Fibonacci sequence and Fibonacci’s Golden Ratio in relation to trading. See how Fibonacci levels identify support and resistance and how you can use those levels in your trading. Learn to use and customize this tool within your Trading Station platform.

Speakers

Russell Shor

Russell Shor

Russell Shor (MSTA, CFTe, MFTA) has an Honours Degree in Economics from the University of South Africa and holds the coveted Certified Financial Technician and Master of Financial Technical Analysis qualifications from the International Federation of Technical Analysts (IFTA). He is a full member of the Society of Technical Analysts in the United Kingdom and of the Technical Analysts' Society of South Africa. Combined with his over 20 years of financial markets experience he provides resources of the highest standard and quality. Russell analyses the financial markets from both a fundamental and technical view and emphasises prudent risk management and good reward-to-risk ratios when trading.

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