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What is the MetaTrader SHIFT parameter?

What is the MetaTrader SHIFT parameter? The SHIFT parameter is used to identify a candle (or bar) on a MetaTrader price chart. The currently forming candle has a shift value of  0. The last fully formed candle has a shift value of 1. The candle formed before that one has a shift value of 2, and so and […]

by August 2, 2013 0 comments FAQ, MQL, Using VTS

FOREX Money Management: Surviving & Thriving

FOREX Money Management Surviving Successful FOREX traders understand that survival is always their first consideration. The reason is obvious.  If you blow your account and are out of the market, you certainly will not experience any trading success. The key to surviving is to accept this one fundamental fact of trading:                                             […]

by June 3, 2013 0 comments MQL, Trading

Unofficial Open and Close Forex Times

FOREX Times The FOREX market is a 24 hour market and therefore does not have an official open or close time. Although there are no official open and close times at which trading begins and ends, FOREX traders have begun to establish unofficial open and close times for each region […]

by June 3, 2013 0 comments MQL, Trading

Forex Trading: When does Luck Matter?

Forex Trading: When Luck Matters I hate to use a gambling analogy when discussing FOREX trading. But it is just so appropriate. Most experienced FOREX traders would be offended if you compared them to a gambler, as well they should be. There is a distinct and extremely important difference between a responsible […]

by June 3, 2013 0 comments MQL, Trading

Is Trading FOREX a 50-50 Proposition?

Is Trading FOREX a 50-50 Proposition? You’ve heard it before: “Trading FOREX is easy. The market either goes up or down – you just have to be right more than half the time and you make money.” Ah – if only it was that easy. So is it true? Is trading FOREX […]

by June 3, 2013 1 comment MQL, Trading