Have you ever widened the gap between your stop loss and your opening trade to hold a trade open longer? Have you then cancelled a stop loss order to keep your trade open? If you have, you need to think again.
Trading can be complicated. You can use fundamental or technical analysis and the two are not the same thing. People who love charts enjoy the Elliott Wave principle and Volume weighted average price or VWAP, as it is called. Real number-crunchers love Fibonacci retracement.
Higher than hoped for US inflation figures spooked the market in early trading, with indices around the world dropping sharply on the news.
Worldwide regulation of cryptocurrencies that could kill off their kudos has moved a step closer with outright criticism from the Bank for International Settlements' (BIS) general manager Agustín Carstens
US regulator the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has struck at an alleged fraudulent cryptocurrency ICO (initial coin offering), in a further blow to the cryptocurrency market on the day South Korea banned anonymous trading.
Some cryptocurrency traders are claiming cryptos have always fallen in January due to the Asian celebration of the Lunar New Year and they will bounce back shortly.
Steven Maijoor, chair of the European Securities and Markets Authority, has warned cryptocurrency investors they could “lose all of your investments”.
The PPF has said it intends to vote against Toys R Us rescue plans in a move that could see the embattled chain plunge into administration.
Britain’s biggest energy firm said it would consider doubling the contact it has with customers on standard variable tariffs after a grilling from MPs.
Old Mutual has struck a deal to sell its single strategy asset management arm to private equity outfit TA Associates for £600 million.
Sterling steadied on Monday after posting its biggest daily drop in more than a month on Friday
A weaker pound, buoyant overnight Asian shares and growing confidence in the financial sector helped pushed British shares higher and slightly ahead of their European peers on Monday
Bitcoin futures eased back from an initial surge of almost 22% to trade up 13% on Monday, in an eagerly awaited US market debut
BuzzFeed is laying off about 100 employees and reorganising its advertising sales and business operations as it moves away from relying purely on native advertising
Nasdaq and broker Cantor Fitzgerald are looking to join the rush on Wall Street to trade bitcoin, which powered above $11,000 on Wednesday.