Forex: Economic News Trading

Read economic calendar and trade forex market
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  • Lectures 11
  • Length 41 mins
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 2/2016 English

Course Description

With this course you will learn a trading strategy in the forex market.

Learn to use economic calendar.

  • find important news that drive the market.
  • build a set of methods to take advantage of economic releases.
  • learn what are characteristic parameters you have to collect with past price actions.

Understand some aspects of market fundamentals

Markets are complex, they appear to be random and incomprehensible. It is not easy to understand even in retrospect what happened with the prices. And yet sometimes you will be able to detect what was the mover. Even more, you can easily find when next important event will be. When it comes it is possible to make profit.


  • You will learn to read economic calendar. It gives you glimpse into the economic fundamentals. They directly influence currency values.
  • Market reactions during economic news may be violent. Learn what are risks in these situations, and also what are opportunities.
  • It is not enough to understand the market, you need a methods to reap the rewards of this knowledge. You will find them in this course.
  • With every trade you need to do analysis and preparation. It is explained how you should keep your economic news journal, what parameters you should note that will help you with next trades.
  • Forex: Economic News Trading course gives you trading strategy at hand. You will be able to trade with understanding of the market. Also you will be able to adapt to new market situations if the occur.

What are the requirements?

  • No prior knowledge is required to follow the course. However minimum experience in forex trading even with demo account would be very helpful. The trading terminology is explained in lecture 2. There are different trading applications. You should know how to use basic functions of your trading platform and how to customize it.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • read economic calendar and apply the trading strategy that exploit it.

Who is the target audience?

  • This strategy requires some preparations before trading. They can be done during weekend. Time when the economic news are published are known in advance. Execution of the trades doesn't take much time. If this fits your trading style then this course is for you.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction

There are many trading strategies. Economic news reveals some external factors that influence the market. They can be exploited.


Trading jargon is explained in this lecture.

Section 2: The Strategy

Economic calendar is a primary tool for news trading. You have to digest important data from it.


With economic release in focus you have to choose which currency pair or financial instrument to trade.


Big price movements can be exploited with the stop method.


The retracement method allows for a more standard type of trading in a volatile market. It make use of waves.


Similar to stop method but needs several clicks less to execute. It is an interesting concept anyway even for other types of strategies.


If the economic news cannot be traded directly at least it may set market conditions for other standard trading methods.


These methods have different efficiencies for different market conditions.


Here are some examples that are a bit strange and you will find more like them in your trading practice.


Let's put it all together.

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Instructor Biography

I work as a physicist, and trading is my passion. I god PhD degree in theoretical physics. I have been investing and trading since 2009. Also I have programming skills which is almost a prerequisite for my regular job. Besides work there is a pleasure. And teaching is my pleasure.

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