Forexware Blog

Is now the perfect time to open a Forex brokerage?

by Lawrence Fayman | Wed Mar 29, 2017

Some can argue that now is the best time to open an FX brokerage. There are many important decisions to make when deciding to open up a Forex brokerage; none more important than choosing your technology partner.

Binary Blowout

by Lawrence Fayman | Tue Mar 21, 2017

Recently, we’ve seen an uptick in news surrounding Binary Options brokers and regulations, most recently with the reported layoffs from leading binary options brokers.

Trump and the China FX Market

by Lawrence Fayman | Wed Mar 8, 2017

The White House is looking at a new approach regarding China from keeping the yuan soft to help exports. The plan is to designate currency manipulation as an unfair subsidy when employed by any country. The National Trade Council is trying to formulate a way to challenge China without singling them out specifically.

What Do Retail FX Brokers Want?

by Forexware Team | Wed Mar 8, 2017

I was in Hong Kong recently for the iFX Expo. The expos in both Cyprus and Hong Kong have been a great meeting place for the retail FX community. The panel discussions are always informative but I find the most interesting conversations are outside of the venue. In the past, these conversations have centered on… View Article

Regulatory Oversights – The Benefits Could be a Problem

by Forexware Team | Wed Feb 8, 2017

The ever-changing retail Forex space has garnered a lot of attention in the past few weeks, headlined by FXCM’s eviction from the U.S. market. But they are not alone; the retail foreign exchange market has seen a steady decline in the number of US-based brokers, driven by the tight oversight of the NFA and CFTC.

Being a Retail Forex Broker in a Trump World

by Forexware Team | Tue Feb 7, 2017

If we look back at a daily chart over the past year, you will be able to quickly see the major political points that have highlighted 2016. The Brexit event in June created a 10% move in GBP/USD and a 4.5% move in EUR/USD, over a 24 hour period.

To Trade or Not to Trade in December?

by Lawrence Fayman | Sat Dec 3, 2016

As Forexware posts the Holiday trading hours for CFDs and FX, I think it’s important to bring up the question about trading FX, Metals, and Spot CFDs in December.

Forex Trading Entrepreneurs

by Forexware Team | Wed Oct 12, 2016

Diego Cortes, of Forexware, was recently interviewed by Rankia, a financial news site. Topics include the different types of forex entrepreneurs, the trading businesses they are launching, the popularity of the FX market, and the keys to a successful forex startup.

MT5 – CQG Gateway

by Forexware Team | Wed Aug 24, 2016

An all-in-one platform for trading Forex, Futures and Equities. Forexware partners with CQG to provide access to the largest global exchanges.

3 Secrets of a Successful Forex Trader

by Forexware Team | Wed Apr 27, 2016

3 Secrets of a Successful Forex Trader Written by Fred Scala   I’ve been involved in the FX market for over 30 years. Most of the time as trader and risk manager for large US based money center banks. In that time I’ve learned some very valuable tips on what the most important qualities are… View Article