In this article, we will look at developing a Forex trading strategy which can help you make big gains trading global currency markets. The basics of successful trading can be learned by anyone so, let’s look at Forex trading strategies which can make you money and lead you to success.
The first point to keep in mind is what sort of trader are you?
Do you like to action of trading or are you more patient and want to trade long term. If you like the action, you should swing trade and trade moves that last from a few days to a week and if you are more patient, focus on long term trades which can last for weeks or months. You can make money with either method and the one you choose, will simply reflect your personality. You will notice, I haven’t mentioned day trading as a way to make money because – it doesn’t make money! You day trade, only trading the noise of the market and if you do that you are destined to lose.
Now let’s look at the principles that make a strategy successful.
The first point to keep in mind is to keep your strategy simple and based on trading price action. You won’t need to read the news or listen to other traders opinions, you can just trade trends on a chart. A strategy which is simple can make money and there is no need, to make your strategy to complex or complicated. All the best traders use simple trading strategies and if its good enough for them, its good enough for you.
Your strategy should have objective entry and exit points and these should be…