Getting Started in Currency Trading: Winning in Today's Market

Front Cover
Wiley, Apr 27, 2012 - Business & Economics - 452 pages
3 Reviews
The definitive introduction to FOREX trading

"Getting Started in Currency Trading, Fourth Edition" is both an introduction and a reference manual for beginning and intermediate traders. Starting with a description of the Foreign Exchange (FOREX) market and a brief history, the book includes an invaluable section made up of relevant FOREX terms clearly defined using examples. The FOREX market has grown substantially and evolved dramatically in recent years, and this new edition is designed to help the reader to adapt and take advantage of these changes.

Including coverage of how to open a trading account, a step-by-step walk through the physical processes of placing and liquidating currency orders, and information on trading strategy and tactics complete with fundamental and technical analysis, the book has everything needed to assist the trader in the decision making process. New edition is revised and expanded to take into account all of the recent changes in the currency market Now includes a step-by-step introduction for the new trader and additional material on regulation FOREX arithmetic calculations are presented in a clear, easy to understand way Recommendations, guidelines, and caveats appear throughout the book

This new edition of "Getting Started in Currency Trading" contains significant new information, including a chapter on computers and FOREX, managed FOREX, and new information about regulation, alongside the author's successful trading plan, designed to help the reader put it all together.

What people are saying - Write a review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - everfresh1 - LibraryThing

Does what it says - introduction to currency trading. It's just a starting point, but it gives you pointers where to go to further study this activity. It's written for somebody totally clueless not ... Read full review

Review: Getting Started in Currency Trading: Winning in Today's FOREX Market

User Review  - Goodreads

As far quite comprehensive in dealing with full spectrum of Forex Trading and what it takes to be successful. It appears that author had done proper research into full subject. Reading the book only ... Read full review

About the author (2012)

MICHAEL DUANE ARCHER has been an active futures and FOREX trader for over thirty-five years. He has worked in various advisory capacities, notably as a commodity trading advisor, registered SEC investment advisor, and branch manager for Heinold of Hawaii. Archer currently trades and is involved in several technical analysis research projects. He hosts the FOREX website www.goodmanworks.com.

Bibliographic information