An introduction to the fast growing $1.5 billion foreign exchange trading marketplace, showing you how the markets work, how to trade them successfully and how to mitigate risk.
The Financial Times Guide to Foreign Exchange Tradingis the authoritative primer, the first port of call for anyone interested in foreign exchange trading and wants to know what it is all about before taking the plunge.
Stuart Fieldhouse is an experienced financial journalist, having spent many years at the FT Group. He has also worked with the product development team at CMC Markets, one of the leading financial spread betting companies, working on the dealing floor, as well as with the global head of trading, matching new markets to spread betting products. He has also worked very closely with hedge funds over the years and has experience of writing for both the retail and professional market.
1. Foreign exchange trading: getting started 2. Accessing the markets: different types of trading account 3. Risk management for the forex trader 4. Currencies in brief 5. Trading emerging markets currencies 6. What moves the markets 7. Developing a trading plan for currency markets 8. Technical analysis for the FX trader 9. Further resources for the forex trader 10. Careers in FX trading