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Economic News

Unlocking the world’s unbanked with mobile phones

Posted by on Apr 23, 2014

How mobile phones are quickly becoming affordable gateways onto the financial grid.

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Forex News

AUD/USD – 2013 In Review

Posted by on Jan 2, 2014

The Australian dollar is known for its strong volatility, and taking traders on roller coaster rides, and the currency certainly didn't disappoint in 2013. The Aussie started the...

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Fundamental Analysis

USD/CAD – Flat As Canadian Retail Sales Slip

Posted by on Apr 23, 2014

The Canadian dollar continues to have an uneventful week as USD/CAD trades in the mid-1.10 range in Wednesday's North American session. Canadian retail sales numbers dropped in...

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Technical Analysis

EUR/AUD Major Beneficiary of Wednesday’s Data Releases; More Gains Possible

Posted by on Apr 23, 2014

The results of the April eurozone purchasing managers' indices surveys were released this morning and on balance they have been better than expected. The headline eurozone services...

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Recent Posts

The courage to stay on a swing. Long USDCHF

The courage to stay on a swing.  Long USDCHF

Apr 7, 2014

4/1/2014 Update: That was a fun run but I had to exit this swing. It didn’t break like I had hoped. Now it’s time to sit back and wait for this move to finish then try again. You win some and you lose some! Hello again everyone! It’s been a while since I’ve written an article but I got inspired a bit tonight so I’m back with the goal of doing this...

Scouting out the next move for USD. Watching USDCAD.

Scouting out the next move for USD.  Watching USDCAD.

Jun 2, 2013

  It’s been 40 days since I posted my last blog entry.    Since then I have had two really nice swings.  The GBPUSD played out picture perfect for me and I took a nice profit.  I also got in on the majority of the AUDUSD short over the past month.  The US Dollar has had a great run but it’s at a level where I want to start preparing for the next move.  I...

UvaKail123’s first blog. Swinging, USDX and the GBPUSD.

UvaKail123’s first blog.  Swinging, USDX and the GBPUSD.

Apr 23, 2013

First of all I’d like to say it’s a pleasure to be blogging for IRCForex.com.  I have been a member of the IrcForex community for a several years now and it has without a doubt accelerated my learning curve as a trader.  If you are a trader looking for an active group of forex traders to bounce ideas off of and learn from please don’t hesitate to join us.  We...

New Forex Contest

New Forex Contest

Apr 22, 2013

A new trading contest has been announced. Contest starts May 5, 2013 and will run until June 1, 2013: click here to sign up. You can use an existing Oanda demo account or sign up for new one here and then go back to the contest page. Please join us in the chat room to discuss the contest and anything Forex. There are no prizes, just bragging...