CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 78.94% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider.
You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

78.94% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

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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.
 

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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
10 Tips to Successful Trading
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