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Disclaimer: The trading guides provided do not contain and should not be considered to contain any personal investment advice or recommendations. It does not guarantee a better trading performance on your live trading account. You could lose substantially more than your initial investment when trading on a live account.

How to trade forex and master the markets in no time

Looking for a forex trading guide? The 'How to Trade Forex' guide begins by providing an overview of the forex market and its key participants. The guide then jumps into discussing the ThinkMarkets MetaTrader 4 platform, and explaining how forex market can be accessed from there as well as how traders can manage their positions from any internet-enabled computer, be it desktop or mobile. The article concludes with an overview of key events that tend to move the market, and thus may be of interest to traders.

Complete the form to register for the guide. Note that registration provides you with access to all guides ThinkMarkets offers, beginner through advanced. Enjoy a free preview of the Table of Contents below.

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    Risk Warning 3
    The Forex Market Community 4
    Major Currencies in the Forex Market 4
    Trading Platform Overview - Desktop, Web, and Mobile 5
         Market Data 5
         Charts 5
         Order Entry Ticket 5
         Trade Panel 6
         Desktop, Web, and Mobile 6
    Entering and Exiting a Trade 6
         Margin and Leverage 6
         The Order Ticket 7
    Easily Accessible Opportuniities in Up and Down Markets 8
    Trading Around the World 8
    The Future of the Forex Market 9
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