Forex Trading MAKE YOUR FIRST TRADE TODAY!
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Get started trading on the #1 financial market and gain the skills to become a successful FX trader!
4.7 (42 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
3,494 students enrolled
Last updated 1/2017
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  • 4 hours on-demand video
  • 1 Supplemental Resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What Will I Learn?
Familiarize yourself with the currency trading market.
Gain an understanding of forex and the key terms surrounding it.
Use trading strategies to make a profit in the FX market.
Practice trading with a FREE paper account.
Execute your first forex trade!
Make money as a fx trader!
Learn from an expert with 15+ years of experience in the financial industry!
New lectures based on student feedback!
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Requirements
  • An eagerness to learn!
  • A computer or iOS/Android phone to execute trades.
  • A FREE web based account to practice making forex trades.
Description

What is the objective of this course?

Learn the principles of trading forex (FX) with this course today! You will be given step-by-step instructions on how to get setup as a FX trader, so no previous experience with trading or currency markets is required.

Why should I learn about the foreign exchange market?

The forex market is the largest in the world in terms of trading volume, with transactions averaging over 5.3 trillion dollars per day. The FX market is open 24 hours per day (except weekends), and allows you to put small amounts of money at stake. Since it is an international market, the barriers to entry are low, so nearly anyone can trade within the market.

Who is Corey Holliday?

Corey began trading the global markets in 2001 and actively trades equities, futures, forex, options, and index options. As the Chief Market Analyst for a publicly-traded company, he provides multiple trade strategies and leadership for his team of professionals consistently achieving returns that outperform the broad markets. In 2011 Corey developed a weekly trading strategy using SPX index options which have returned +390.6% from March of 2011 to current day.

Corey is the content creator for a variety of trading newsletters and author of complete investing courses targeted to professionals and individual traders. His content covers the full spectrum of market knowledge from the basic of investing essentials through advanced options and technical analysis. He has been recognized as a top instructor for two of the most popular online financial education courses and is responsible for teaching over 100,000 clients throughout the US and Canada!

Corey’s professional career includes successful positions as stock broker, Options Principal, Chief Market Analyst, financial education author and content creator. Corey has been Series 7 Licensed (General Securities Representative) and Series 4 Licensed (Options Principal).


We have assembled a team of instructors that has collectively taught over quarter of a million students over the last decade how to trade in the stock market. Our instructors realize that stock trading is not as simple as red and green arrows, smiley faces or any other silly gimmicks that they can come up with.

Our in-depth courses provide the investing education that you need to be a successful trader. Our unique teaching methods will ignite your desire to learn, making a life-long impact on you and your success.


Who is the target audience?
  • No prior trading knowledge or currency market experience required!
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Curriculum For This Course
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Getting Started with Forex an Introduction to Currency Trading
3 Lectures 10:50

Welcome to the course! Our team  provides online investor education and investing related products to over 250,000 self-directed investors across the world!


Preview 02:46

Why should you learn about forex? Forex is the largest financial market in the world! Since it is an international market and you can risk small position sizes, there are low barriers to entry so vitually anyone can participate.

Why is forex important?
05:39

Learn a bit more about our parent company, Investview Inc, and how we help our clients in the financial markets.

Meet your instructor Corey Halliday.
02:25
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Learning the Basics of Currency Trading
7 Lectures 34:52

In this lecture, you will learn about common pairing and the Big 8 Currencies.

Understanding forex, common pairing, and the Big 8 Currencies.
05:30

What determines the value of currency on the forex market?

Currency prices are determined by their relative value to one another.
04:36

What is a PIP? A PIP is the smallest increment of trade in FX.

Preview 07:42

Forex prices are quoted to the second decimal point with the Japanese Yen.

Japanese Yen calculation & fractional PIPs.
06:08

A standard lot consists of 100,000 units of the base currency.

What is a lot?
03:02

The FX market is purely speculative. No physical exchange of currencies ever takes place.

What are we buying and selling? Understanding the currency pairs.
03:50

Certain market events tend to cause volitility or movement in the markets.

How trading events & economic reports influence currency prices.
04:04
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Preparing to make your First Forex Trade!
10 Lectures 32:25

Most traders want around 2% at risk or less per trade.

General allocation guidelines for controlling risk.
07:05

In this lecture, you will learn how to calculate position size using PIP's.

How to calculate position size using PIPs.
03:57

Position size example 1: EUR/USD.

Position size example 1: EUR/USD
01:36

Position size example 2: EUR/CAD.

Position size example 2: EUR/CAD
02:37

Position size example 3: Japanese Yen.

Position size example 3: Japanese Yen
02:18

If I am willing to risk $50 per trade, how much should I buy?

Quiz #1: How much should you buy?
00:53

If I am willing to risk $100 per trade, how much Japanese Yen should I buy?

Quiz #2: How much should you buy (Yen)?
01:34

How to navigate a forex order entry screen.

Forex order entry screen simulation.
02:57

How to place a long order using a forex order entry screen.

Using the order entry screen to place a long order.
03:38

Placing a short order and trailing stop order using a forex order entry screen.

Placing a short order, trailing stop order, and summary.
05:50
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Creating your FX account and Making your First Trade!
3 Lectures 18:46

Practice makes perfect! Get started trading forex without putting your own money at risk.

Preview 08:51

What is shorting? What is buying? How to determine when to buy and sell in real-time.

Preview 04:43

Getting started with your paid account! In-depth setup and tips for navigating around the interface.

Paid account set-up (in-depth).
05:12
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Advanced Trading Techniques: Identifying Trends and the Importance of Key Events
1 Lecture 09:22

Key events in action! Which market events have the greatest impact on the Big 8 Currencies.

How key events impact the major currency rates .
09:22
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Using Technical Analysis (Technicals) to plan your next Trade
9 Lectures 51:01

In this lecture, we will go over technical analysis and the importance of monitoring the S&P 500 when planning your next trade.

What is technical analysis? How can it help you plan your next trade?
05:42

When trading forex, or any other security, it is important to identify trends.

Identifying pivots: the trend is your friend!
06:43

In this lecture, you will learn how professional traders use support and resistance to plan their trades.

Using pivots/swings to identify resistance and support patterns.
05:25

In this lecture, we will analyze FXE, an ETF that tracks the Euro.

Technical analysis ex. 1: FXE an ETF that tracks the EURO.
04:04

In this lecture, we will analyze the USD-CAD currency pair. These technical analysis techniques are interchangeable between currency pairs, stocks, and any other types of securities.

Technical analysis ex. 2: USD.CAD currency pair.
04:38

How far back in time should we go on a chart to identify support and resistance?

How far back should we go to identify support and resistance?
05:20

In this lecture, we will practice identifying support and resistance with the EUR-AUD currency pair.

Identifying support & resistance ex. 1: EUR.AUD currency pair.
04:22

In this lecture, we will practice identifying support and resistance with SNE (Sony Corp) stock.

Identifying support & resistance ex. 2: SNE (Sony Corp).
09:10

How do I approach technical analysis as a professional trader? Some things I look for when looking at a fresh chart.

When I pull up a fresh chart, what are some of the first things I look for?
05:37
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Currency Trading Opportunities for the week of 1/25/16
3 Lectures 20:16

Equity markets experienced their first rebound in 2016!

A summary of last week's events.
03:40

The USD and EURO tend to have an inverse relationship.

Currency price action: USD vs. EURO
07:31

I do not buy downward trending assets unless they have reached an exhaustion point.

Using currency charts to identify trading opportunities.
09:05
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Bollinger Bands Explained
1 Lecture 12:53

Bollinger Bands are a trader's best friend. Let's take a look at them in-depth.

Technical analysis using Bollinger Bands.
12:53
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Trading Tips for 2/11/16: Pay Attention to These Currencies
1 Lecture 02:36

Weekly summary.

Weekly wrap-up.
02:36
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Weekly Forex Update 2/22/16
5 Lectures 34:30

Parabolic SAR is price-and-time-based trading system developed by Welles Wilder.

Introduction to Parabolic SAR.
05:19

SAR follows price and can be considered a trend following indicator.

How to interpret Parabolic SAR.
06:26

In this lecture, we will take a look at buy/sell signals.

Determining when to buy & sell using SAR.
06:25

Let's take a look at EUR/USD, CAD/JPY, and USD/JPY.

Adding parabolic SAR to our currency charts.
05:19

We will take a look at which economic events may have an impact on the forex markets this week.

Let's take a look at this week's trading events.
11:01
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About the Instructor
Corey Halliday
4.7 Average rating
258 Reviews
6,793 Students
6 Courses
professional trader and educational instructor

Corey began trading the global markets in 2001 and actively trades equities, futures, forex, options, and index options. As the Chief Market Analyst for a publicly-traded company, he provides multiple trade strategies and leadership for his team of professionals consistently achieving returns that outperform the broad markets. In 2011 Corey developed a weekly trading strategy using SPX index options which have returned +390.6% from March of 2011 to current day.

Corey is the content creator for a variety of trading newsletters and author of complete investing courses targeted to professionals and individual traders. His content covers the full spectrum of market knowledge from the basic of investing essentials through advanced options and technical analysis. He has been recognized as a top instructor for two of the most popular online financial education courses and is responsible for teaching over 100,000 clients throughout the US and Canada!

Corey’s professional career includes successful positions as stock broker, Options Principal, Chief Market Analyst, financial education author and content creator. Corey has been Series 7 Licensed (General Securities Representative) and Series 4 Licensed (Options Principal). course produced by Todd Parker professional marketer and insurance agent 

Todd parker
4.7 Average rating
200 Reviews
5,525 Students
3 Courses
PROFESSIONAL MARKETER

I have over 10 years of marketing and sales experience . I hold health and life license with over 3 years of insurance experience. Work with Investview and Corey Halliday producing education material helping people become traders with options and Forex.