Valeria Bednarik, our Chief Analyst, opens up

Valeria Bednarik with her family

Valeria with her family

This is the first of a set of articles whose aim is to give you a closer view of our team of Analysts. The posts, written first-hand by their own protagonists, will allow you to learn more about how they became Forex experts, their day-to-day from different spots around the world, and specially about themselves. The protagonist of the first post is Valeria Bednarik, our Chief Analyst. We hope you like them!  » Read more…

The Trader of the Year has began, have a look at the ranking!

creative_160x120_en_SinFechasTraders, it’s time to play! The Trader of the Year Demo Contest 2014 has began. Have a look at the classification of the competition and see who is leading the ranking or if you are one of the participants, check your position. You can follow the evolution through this link. Remember, the contest ends on November, 14th. Nothing is decided yet!

Check it out!


Last Call to participate in the Trader of the Year Demo Contest!

Next October, 19th is the last day to register to the Trader of the Year Demo Contest, organised by FXStreet and sponsored by Hantec Markets. Don’t miss this chance to let all your colleagues know who sets the rules of Trading! You can be one of the five winners of this contest, with a first prize of up to $10,000 in trading accounts and more gifts.

register now

Have a look at the prizes and learn more about the contest rules!

FXBeat comes to an end

Today is the last day of FXBeat service. From FXStreet we would like to thank all the users for believing in us. We are also grateful to Jamie, Gerry, Matt and Peter for their professionalism and commitment to the project.

Please contact us at if you have any questions.

Thank you for your support over the last year.

FXStreet Team

Tips to choose a broker (part three)

We are back again with this set of articles dedicated to give you some tips when choosing a broker. As you know, these posts are related to the webinar The process of chosing a Broker made by Gonçalo Moreira, our Content Advisor, a few months ago. You can check the previous ones here:

There are more functionalities of a broker you might want to consider when opening an account. Some are more specialized, like the swap free or PAMM accounts, while others, such as the minimum trade size, should be considered by everyone. Let’s have a look at them! » Read more…

Be the Trader of the Year 2014!

creative_300x250_enMore than 1,100 traders have already registered in our Demo Contest, they want to be the Trader of the Year 2014. Are you going to let them win? Come on, register and show your trading skills! You can win be one of the five winners of this contest, with a first prize of up to $10,000 in trading accounts and more gifts. Learn more!

The Trader of the Year is a competition organized by FXStreet where participants trade on a DEMO account with Hantec Markets (sponsor of the event) and those with the highest Account Equity at the end of the contest win. The contest is powered by FXBlue. The contest starts on October, 12th at 21h GMT and ends on November, 14th at 22h GMT, when all open positions will be closed and all profit and loss (P&L) will be realized. Don’t miss it out!

Check the contest rules and register now!

FXStreet Team

FXStreet at Barcelona Trading Point trade fair

Gonçalo MoreiraWe are proud of taking part in the Barcelona Trading Point, a trade fair which is currently being held in the Catalan city. Our expert, Gonçalo Moreira, has participated in a round table related to the use of indicators in trading. Alex On, co-founder of TradersCorner-Online, and Rob Hoffman, CEO in Become A Better Trader, have been the other panellists. They’ve also debated about stop loss in intraday.

We are sponsors of this event which will last until September, 27th. If you are around, don’t miss it out! » Read more…

Join our October Forex events


Our September Meetup in Barcelona

This September we have welcomed Mumbai and Singapore, two new cities to our net of forex groups around the world. In October we are glad to announce that Brisbane (Australia) will be our 11th group, and we are not alone, PhillipCapital is our proud sponsor. Good to have you on board!

First time you attend? Want to know what are you going to find? Top quality speakers, traders like you, from newbies to experienced ones and a good opportunity to network.

Brisbane, London, Melbourne, Singapore, Toronto, Barcelona, Los Angeles, New York, Sydney, Istanbul and Mumbai. Find your city, save the date and join us!

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Learn how to trade and invest on the Financial Markets

university-of-essex-online-logoNovice in trading? This is your course! Together with University of Essex Online, FXStreet has developed a course which is delivered 100% online to help you to learn how to trade and invest on the financial markets. The course, titled Financial Trading Analysis, is a short Masters-level introduction to finance for those who have an interest in risk management and trading and want to learn about financial markets and how they operate. The course starts on January, 13th 2015 and the cut off date for applications is January, 8th 2015.  » Read more…

New edition of ‘One day, One topic’ dedicated to: Leverage

OneDayOneTopic-111x74Next Thursday, 18th we celebrate our ‘One day, One topic’ webinars meeting dedicated on this occasion to Leverage. Leverage is the ability to gear your account into a position greater than your total account margin. » Read more…