Is Forex Trading a Profitable Career?

Forex trading is the process of buying and selling currencies online. It is an exciting field that allows traders to make money by predicting how currency rates will change over time. But is Forex trading profitable?

There are many reasons why Forex trading can be a very profitable career, but there are also several factors to consider before jumping headfirst into the market.

This guide will walk you through how Forex trading works, exactly how profitable a career it is, and offer you an insight to your 2022 trading profit potential.

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What is a Trading Journal and Why Do You Need One?

In the world of trading, we hear the term ‘trading journal’ thrown around a lot. But what is a trading journal? Why exactly are they useful?

Trading journals differ from your standard diary, as they are specifically targeted at documenting your trades. Daily entries in a journal not only serve as documentation for learning improvement but also serve as an effective learning tool itself by allowing you to look back and reflect on your decisions, progress and mistakes. But these are just a few of the potential benefits of using a trading journal.

Throughout the rest of this guide, we offer you key insights into what exactly a trading journal is, what it should include and why you need one to up your trading game. Have a read and start improving your results today!

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12 Trading Mistakes To Avoid in 2022

The world of trading can be complicated, meaning that there are many common mistakes to avoid when getting started, or at any point in your trading career.

At Alphachain, we see these common trading mistakes more often than we’d like, and it’s important that you do not allow these mistakes to be part of your trading career. So – here are 12 common trading mistakes to avoid when trading in 2022, and how to avoid them!

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What is a Trading Journal and Why Do You Need One?

In the world of trading, we hear the term ‘trading journal’ thrown around a lot. But what is a trading journal? Why exactly are they useful?

Trading journals differ from your standard diary, as they are specifically targeted at documenting your trades. Daily entries in a journal not only serve as documentation for learning improvement but also serve as an effective learning tool itself by allowing you to look back and reflect on your decisions, progress and mistakes. But these are just a few of the potential benefits of using a trading journal.

Throughout the rest of this guide, we offer you key insights into what exactly a trading journal is, what it should include and why you need one to up your trading game. Have a read and start improving your results today!

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What is your earnings potential with Alphachain Capital in 2022?

Following completion of our training programme, we now provide our traders with a $20k funded account or a starting capital of $10k on our Specialist programmes at Alphachain Capital.

But it doesn’t end there.

For all of our traders, we also have a clearly defined progression route.

Those that do well and meet pre-determined targets, get access to increased amounts of capital.

All the way up to a million dollars!

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Alphachain Strategy Performance January 2022

Our CEO, Adam Haeems, has once again published the trading performance for 2021 for his systematic multi-asset cryptocurrency strategies at Alphachain Capital. We believe being transparent about our firm’s trading performance is important to enable us to attract the best talent from around the world.

Adam manages two systematic cryptocurrency strategies at Alphachain Capital, Global Diversified Alpha (GDA) and Alternative Diversified Alpha (ADA).

Both strategies continue to outperform the benchmark, BTC.

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The 6 Best Forex Trading Podcasts To Listen To in 2022

There are many different types of Forex traders. Some people like to keep things simple and just use basic indicators, while others enjoy using complex strategies with a lot of technical analysis. No matter what type of trader you are, there is a Forex podcast out there that can help you improve your trading skills.

In this guide, we will discuss why Forex Trading podcasts can be helpful to you, as well as give you insight into the 5 best Forex trading podcasts to listen to in 2022. Keep reading to learn more.

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News Recap: Stock prices in London are set for a higher start to the week despite a lack of drivers with the US market shut for a holiday on Monday

Watch Head of Trading Academy Gavin Pannu run through current market themes covering the following topics:

*Geopolitical Risk

*Microeconomic data

*Political Risk at the current moment

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Market Trading Analysis

Stock prices in London are set for a higher start to the week despite a lack of drivers with the US market shut for a holiday on Monday. Today’s market open will see European stocks open higher, with the main focus this week being US earnings, along with the latest wages, unemployment and inflation numbers from the UK economy, and the Bank of Japan monetary policy outlook. A BoJ policy-setting meeting began on Monday, with a decision on monetary policy due to be announced on Tuesday.

China’s pandemic-defying economic growth slowed in the final months of 2021. The world’s second-biggest economy, a key driver of global growth, expanded 8.1% in 2021 on its strong virus recovery, beating forecasts of 8.0% in an AFP poll, and the 2.3% reading for 2020. But much of that growth came in the first half of the year, with the economy shaken by a series of shocks towards the end of 2021.

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News Recap: US equity markets ended the week lower on new concerns about the omicron variant of COVID-19 and a weaker than expected jobs report

US equity markets ended the week lower on new concerns about the omicron variant of COVID-19 and a weaker than expected jobs report. The omicron is spreading and may be more contagious than the delta variant sent stocks tumbling. Shares of cruise lines and airlines declined. Tech stocks were hard hit as well, with some of the biggest names in the sector falling. Market sentiment was also negatively impacted by the Labour Department report that just 210,000 jobs were created in November, well below economist’s forecasts and the fewest of any month in 2021.

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