Day Trading and Swing Trading the Currency Market Technical and Fundamental Strategies to Profit from Market Moves by Kathy Lien
Play the forex markets to win with this invaluable guide to strategy and analysis
Day Trading and Swing Trading the Currency Market gives forex traders the strategies and skills they need to approach this highly competitive arena on an equal footing with major institutions. Now in its third edition, this invaluable guide provides the latest statistics, data, and analysis of recent events, giving you the most up-to-date picture of the state of the fast-moving foreign exchange markets. You’ll learn how the interbank currency markets work, and how to borrow a strategy from the biggest players to profit from trends. Clear and comprehensive, this book describes the technical and fundamental strategies that allow individual traders to compete with bank traders and gives you comprehensive explanations of strategies involving Intermarket relationships, interest rate differentials, option volatilities, news events, and more. The companion website gives you access to video seminars on how to be a better trader, providing another leg up in this competitive market.
The multi-billion-dollar foreign exchange market is the most actively traded market in the world. With online trading platforms now offering retail traders direct access to the interbank foreign exchange market, there’s never been a better time for individuals to learn the ropes of this somewhat secretive area. This book is your complete guide to forex trading, equipping you to play with the big guys and win―on your own terms.
- Understand how the foreign currency markets work, and the forces that move them;
- Analyze the market to profit from short-term swings using time-tested strategies;
- Learn a variety of technical trades for navigating overbought or oversold markets;
- Examine the unique characteristics of various currency pairs.
Many of the world’s most successful traders have made the bulk of their winnings in the currency market, and now it’s your turn. Day Trading and Swing Trading the Currency Market is the must-have guide for all foreign exchange traders.
About the author:
Kathy Lien is an Internationally Published Author, Managing Partner of BKForex.com, and formerly the Director of Currency Research of FX360 and GFT. Her trading books include the following:
1) For beginners, “The Little Book of Currency Trading (2010, Wiley).”
2) the Second edition of the highly acclaimed, internationally published “Day Trading and Swing Trading the Currency Market: Technical and Fundamental Strategies to Profit from Market Swings (2008, Wiley).”
3) Millionaire Traders: How Everyday People Are Beating Wall Street at Its Own Game (2007, Wiley)
4) High Probability Trading Setups for the Currency Market E-Book (2006, Investopedia)
Kathy is a “Trader First, Analyst Second.” She publishes both technical and fundamental research reports, market commentaries, and trading strategies. A seasoned FX analyst and trader, Kathy has direct interbank experience. Prior to GFT, Kathy was the Chief Strategist of DailyFX.com and worked in JPMorgan Chase’s Cross Markets and Foreign Exchange Trading groups using both technical and fundamental analysis to trade FX spot and options. She also has experience trading a number of products outside of FX, including interest rate derivatives, bonds, equities, and futures. She has taught seminars around the world on day and swing trading in the currency market.
Kathy is also one of the authors of Investopedia’s Forex Education section and has written for Tradingmarkets.com, the Asia Times Online, Stocks & Commodities Magazine, MarketWatch, ActiveTrader Magazine, Currency Trader, Futures Magazine, and SFO. She is frequently quoted by Bloomberg, Reuters, the Wall Street Journal, and the International Herald Tribune and has appeared on CNN, CNBC, CBS, and Bloomberg Radio. She has also been on a few episodes of Wall Street Warriors, hosted trader chats on EliteTrader, eSignal, and FXStreet, sharing her expertise in both technical and fundamental analysis.
Many people have asked how Kathy has managed to achieve so much at such a young age, but if you consider that she graduated from New York University’s Stern School of Business at the age of 18 in 1999, she actually has a wealth of experience.
Reviews about the ebook Day Trading and Swing Trading the Currency Market:
- Goh Kheng Hua:
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Must read for anyone wishing to have a go at Forex Trading.
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