Information about trading

make money tradingDo you want to start trading or are you already a professional trader? Either way, you’re in the right place! Within this knowledgebase you will find interesting, fun and useful articles about trading.

Three steps to success

Trading is great! Look at it as a game that can make you incredibly rich. Millions of people try to predict the price of securities and influence this price as well. When it comes to trading psychology, the news and technical analysis are all important factors. As a novice trader you can get good results by using a well-balanced strategy that takes all the risks into account.

In our CFD category you can read a lot more about this new way of trading, which you can use to trade commodities, Forex, index funds and stocks with a broker. Our extensive list of brokers allows you to compare the best brokers and get started right away!

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What are derivatives?

Read moreWe often hear about derivatives in the trading world, but what does this term mean? A derivative gives the buyer the right to buy or sell something at a certain price. The value of a derivative depends on the underlying value, such as the value of a stock, commodity or… Read more..

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What is slippage?

Read moreSlippage happens when the price falls below your limit or stop order. For example, if you have set a position to automatically close when the AEX closes at 330 points, but the trade closes at 331. You have a higher loss than expected with the stop loss that you had in place.… Read more..

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What is shorting?

Read moreShorting or short selling is selling stocks, commodities or currency pairs that aren’t actually in your possession. Shorting makes it possible to profit from a decreasing price. You can make money when the prices go down. In this article we look at what shorting is, how you… Read more..

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What is scalping?

Read moreScalping is another way to trade. With scalping you keep your positions open for a maximum of two minutes. You open a position on a stock – Shell, for example – to almost instantly sell it for a small profit. How does scalping work? With scalping you try to take… Read more..

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