Резервная валюта. Что это такое простыми словами

Reserve currency. What it is in simple words

An important event took place on August 15, 1971, which exerted influence on the current financial system. President Nixon declared the United States refusal of exchanging dollars for gold. This refusal became unexpected for other countries, that is why a number of presidential economic reforms of those times are called ‘Nixon shock’ and they jeopardized […]

Portfolio diversification is the Holy Grail of successful investors

Portfolio diversification is the Holy Grail of successful investors

Portfolio diversification is one of the most useful skills of a professional investor since the goal of diversification is reduction of the portfolio risks while preserving the yield. One of the most famous popularizers of the idea is the legendary investor Ray Dalio, who calls diversification the Holy Grail of investing. In this article, we […]

Options hedging. How to reduce risks with the help of options contracts

Hedging in general is a strategy used by investors for reducing risks of holding one position through opening the second position. If we speak about options contract hedging, it is the limitation of risks through opening the second position in the options market. In this article, we will explain how to use options as a […]

Pound sterling. History, chart and how to forecast the pound sterling dynamics

Pound sterling. History, chart and how to forecast the pound sterling dynamics

Pound sterling is the fourth popular currency in the currency market, second only to Euro, US Dollar and Japanese Yen. In this article, we will tell you about what a GBP beginner trader should know: Pound sterling history. The biggest fluctuations of the GBP/USD exchange rate. How to open the GBP/USD chart. How to make […]

Arbitrage and spread trading

Spread trading: how to use contango and backwardation for arbitrage trading

How to see the signs of weakness of the market participants. Who pushes the price and why? Chart examples.

How to see the signs of weakness of the market participants. Who pushes the price and why? Chart examples.