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AUD/USD August 2018
RBA keeps rates on hold. Was this the right thing to do?

The RBA interest rate decision to hold rates on hold was perceived as extremely bearish by the AUD/USD exchange rate, which broke towards new lows for 2018. The Australian dollar...

Australia's Top 10 Goods & Services Exports 2016-17
Advantages of Brexit for the Australian Economy

The Australian economy, which has not seen a recession in the past 26 years and has survived every major financial crisis in modern history, is set for steady growth if...

The shrinking gap between the interest rates for the 2 and 10 year bonds.
AUD/USD to Benefit from China Nuclear Option in the Trade War

It’s well known that China is the largest foreign holder of US debt. According to the latest statistics, China owns $1.119 trillions worth of US treasuries. What traders need to...

Buy the rumor, sell the news
US Temporary Tariff Exemptions for Australia & AUDUSD Implications If A Deal Is Not Reached

One catalyst that has drawn most of the market’s attention recently is the intensifying trade war rhetoric surrounding US tariffs, and what the retaliatory response will be from affected nations....

Admiral Markets Review

Exceptional market leadership and stoic traditional trading – exactly what you would expect from a company named Admiral Markets.  This traditional and fluff-free broker that has a large national and...

City Index Review

Summary City Index is extremely well regulated, simple and traditional, and seems to understand the trader’s needs enough to balance them with good trading conditions and software choices.  For those...

Go Markets

An embedded MT4 pure Australian broker with a reputation that can pack a punch. Tradition rests at their core and a stoic member of the trading community. With variable and...

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Amana Capital

100% Market-executed trades on the MetaTrader platform, solid execution, advanced fundamental and technical analysis, tight spreads on the advanced accounts and only 50 USD to get going.  Amana Capital is...

Plus500

Trading Forex and CFDs is not suitable for all investors and comes with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 75-90% of retail investors lose money trading...

FP Markets Review

FP Markets is a strong Australian broker.  Regulated by ASIC, offering tight spreads on their ECN RAW account, and MetaTrader platforms to all clients, we see FP Markets as being...

IC Markets Review

Marketed as a True ECN broker, ASIC Regulated, and operating with MetaTrader4 and cTrader platforms, this broker comes highly recommended to new and old traders alike.  New traders will find...

Fxtm (Forextime) Review

2017 Broker of the Year, FXTM, works hard to accommodate for all traders and does it far better than most others.  With rapid customer growth, recent advancements in creating even...

AvaTrade Review

AvaTrade Summary AvaTrade is pushing the boundaries in a number of different directions at the same time.  While they continue to lead the market with Cryptocurrency trading, they maintain a...

Pepperstone Review

This homegrown Australian, ASIC-regulated, broker with 500:1 leverage, super tight spreads on the majors, has impressed us continually and has a strong Global following. With top ratings in areas like client satisfaction, customer...

Trade360 Review

Trade360 is a great place for those who are just getting into trading. It is a powerful and innovative online trading platform that you can use for practice trading as...

XM Group Review

One of the strongest points of XM Group, which is comprised of numerous points, is the fact this broker works hard to retain traders. They offer a slew of different...

FxPro

When it’s all said and done, FXpro seems more geared toward traders who already have a little experience with the MT4 and cTrader platforms, but in terms of a feature-rich...

Easy Markets Review

There are a lot of positives Easy Markets, like a reputable, quality platform, a low investment needed, a very streamlined interface, and a lot of personal help if you need...

Trading Forex and CFDs is not suitable for all investors and comes with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 75-90% of retail investors lose money trading these products. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.