Forex Trading MAKE YOUR FIRST TRADE TODAY!

Get started trading on the #1 financial market and gain the skills to become a successful FX trader!
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  • Lectures 45
  • Length 4 hours
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  • Languages English
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Published 1/2016 English

Course 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.


What are the requirements?

  • An eagerness to learn!
  • A computer or iOS/Android phone to execute trades.
  • A FREE web based account to practice making forex trades.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • 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!

Who is the target audience?

  • No prior trading knowledge or currency market experience required!

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.

Curriculum

Section 1: Getting Started with Forex an Introduction to Currency Trading
02:46

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


05:39

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.

02:25

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

Section 2: Learning the Basics of Currency Trading
05:30

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

04:36

What determines the value of currency on the forex market?

07:42

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

06:08

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

03:02

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

03:50

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

04:04

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

Section 3: Preparing to make your First Forex Trade!
07:05

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

03:57

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

01:36

Position size example 1: EUR/USD.

02:37

Position size example 2: EUR/CAD.

02:18

Position size example 3: Japanese Yen.

00:53

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

01:34

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

02:57

How to navigate a forex order entry screen.

03:38

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

05:50

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

Section 4: Creating your FX account and Making your First Trade!
08:51

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

04:43

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

05:12

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

Section 5: Advanced Trading Techniques: Identifying Trends and the Importance of Key Events
09:22

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

Section 6: Using Technical Analysis (Technicals) to plan your next Trade
05:42

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

06:43

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

05:25

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

04:04

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

04:38

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.

05:20

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

04:22

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

09:10

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

05:37

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

Section 7: Currency Trading Opportunities for the week of 1/25/16
03:40

Equity markets experienced their first rebound in 2016!

07:31

The USD and EURO tend to have an inverse relationship.

09:05

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

Section 8: Bollinger Bands Explained
12:53

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

Section 9: Trading Tips for 2/11/16: Pay Attention to These Currencies
02:36

Weekly summary.

Section 10: Weekly Forex Update 2/22/16
05:19

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

06:26

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

06:25

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

05:19

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

11:01

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

Section 11: Conclusion: Where can I find additional resources on trading forex?
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Section 12: Retired Lectures
00:53

Welcome to the course! Meet the instructor, Corey Halliday.

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Instructor Biography

Corey Halliday, 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 

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