Free Online Forex Trading Courses & Live Market Updates

Join Senior Market Specialist Russell Shor live 5 days a week to enhance your skills and learn about major economic events around the world. Understand how these could impact and boost your strategy, as well as help you advance your trading.

Upcoming Webinars

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Featured Webinars

Mistakes Traders Make Monday, 20 January 2020 12.00 UTC Russell Shor
Market Outlook 2020 Monday, 27 January 2020 12.00 UTC Russell Shor

Live Classroom

DAX Open Every Weekday 07.40 UTC Russell Shor
London Open Every Weekday 09.00 UTC Russell Shor
US Open Every Weekday 14.30 UTC Russell Shor
The Crypto Minute Every Wednesday 08.00 UTC Russell Shor

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Featured Webinars

Mistakes Traders Make

Monday, 20 January 2020 - 12.00 UTC

Trading is a psychological endeavour. Whilst we all tend to concentrate on a winning method, the psychological aspect means that, as traders, we tend to make the same mistakes. In this webinar Russell looks at some of the most common mistakes and how they can be avoided.

Market Outlook 2020

Monday, 27 January 2020 - 12.00 UTC

Where is global growth heading? Are equities set to continue their bull run or are we heading into a bear market? These are just some of the questions that FXCM senior market specialist Russell Shor will explore. Using a blend of technical and fundamental factors, Russell will delve deeply into these issues and form a sensical and coherent forecast for 2020.

Market News

DAX Open

Every Weekday - 07.40 UTC

Join Russell Shor, a FXCM Senior Market Specialist, as he discusses market sentiment and highlights for the DAX and Euro Stoxx open. Topical information will be analysed and key levels of support and resistance will be identified to aid you in your trading.

London Open

Every Weekday - 09.00 UTC

Join Russell Shor, a FXCM Senior Market specialist, live for the daily London open as he assesses the current themes for the session. Get a quick snapshot of the current topics influencing prices.

US Open

Every Weekday - 14.30 UTC

Join Russell Shor, a FXCM Senior Market specialist, live for the daily US open as he assesses the current themes for the session. Get a quick snapshot of the current topics influencing prices.

The Crypto Minute

Every Wednesday - 08.00 UTC

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

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.