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How to open a demo account (FXCM Trading Station):
What you will learn:
The best way to learn is to get started with a Free demo account where you trade with a simulated trading account. This video shows how to open a free account with a user friendly platform provided by FXCM, one of the largest and longest surviving online forex brokerage firms today.
Length: 07:22 (7 Minutes 22 Seconds)
Navigating the trading platform (FXCM Trading Station):
What you will learn:
This video lesson will teach you to navigate the most critical parts of the FXCM trading station so that you can follow along with the Beginner Level Courses. It will show you how to place trades, stops and limits
Length: 12:21 (12 Minutes 21 Seconds)
Beginner Level Courses:
Forex Orientation Home Study Course: US$15
Includes 12 Lessons to get started properly in the forex market
Lesson 1: Understanding “Long” and “Short” Orders:
This video lesson will teach you the concept of “Long” and “Short” orders in an easy to understand way. This video helps the beginner to understand the 2 ways to trade the forex market.
Length: 02:28 (2 Minutes 28 Seconds)
Lesson 2: How to Place “Long and Short” Market Orders on the FXCM Platform (Windows based PC Platforms):
This will teach you how to place Market orders whether “Long” or “Short” on the FXCM Trading platform on Windows based PC Platforms
Length: 03:03 (3 Minutes 3 Seconds)
Lesson 3: How to Place “Long and Short” Market Orders on the FXCM Platform (Mac based Platforms)
This will teach you how to place Market orders whether “Long” or “Short” on the FXCM Trading platform on Mac (Apple) based Platforms
Length: 02:38 (2 Minutes 38 Seconds)
Lesson 4: How to Open and Navigate Charts on the FXCM Platform
This will teach you how to open and navigate the crucial parts of the charting software on the FXCM Trading platform
Length: 10:04 (10 Minutes 04 Seconds)
Lesson 5: Understanding Jargon: What Are Currency Pairs?
This will teach you how pricing in the forex market called “Currency Pairs” works. Understanding this is crucial to learning how to trade and profit from the forex market
Length: 07:39 (7 Minutes 39 Seconds)
Lesson 6: Understanding Jargon: What Are PIPs?
This will teach you how profits / losses are measured in the Forex market. This video also explains how to convert Pips to US$.
Length: 04:32 (4 Minutes 32 Seconds)
Lesson 7: Understanding Jargon: What Are Lots?
This will teach you what Lots are and how it affects your profits / losses in the trading the forex market.
Length: 03:58 (3 Minutes 58 Seconds)
Lesson 8: Understanding Jargon: What Are Leverage and Margin Accounts?
This will teach you what happens when you open a trading account and how you can trade with leverage.
Length: 04:26 (4 Minutes 26 Seconds)
Lesson 9: Understanding Jargon: What Are Spreads?
This will teach you the administrative costs of trading which are Spreads. There are 2 kinds of spreads that will be explained in this lesson
Length: 03:05 (3 Minutes 5 Seconds)