What macroeconomic factors drive the currency market?

The Forex trading market can be defined as the market that deals with currencies in terms of buying and selling them. The most widely used currencies include the US dollar, the Euro, the Japanese Yen, and other Asian currencies. The currency trading market is considered one of the largest markets around the world due to […]

Inflation: Why Too Much Money Chases Too Few Goods and Services

When there are too many consumers chasing too few products and services, inflation happens. When this happens, the prices will rise. The higher prices get, the less purchasing power people have because their money doesn’t buy as much stuff. This vicious cycle can spiral out of control until the economy collapses, leaving the country with […]

5 Reasons Why the Forex Market is the Largest Financial Market

How important is the Forex Market? It’s certainly one of the largest financial markets in terms of volume, but just how big is it compared to other financial markets? This article takes a look at five reasons why the Forex Market is the largest financial market of themall and how its influence will only continue […]

From Bears to Bulls, Financial Terms You Should Know

In the financial world, bull and bear are two of the most common terms you’ll hear when it comes to market trends. But what do they mean? Where did they come from? If you’re interested in learning more about bull and bear markets, read on to find out their history, how they work, and why […]

Top 5 Tips For Novice Traders

Financial literacy is still at its infancy here in the Philippines. Many Filipinos have no idea about investments such as online trading. This is where SmarTrade plays an important role in delivering 100% free learning sessions to help many Pinoys gain financial control and growth.  One of the free learning opportunities offered by SmarTrade is […]

How to start your trading journey

The online trading industry has been growing quite remarkably, especially last year when people had more time. Many have started to open trading accounts and dip their toes in online trading. However, there are a number of traders who have given up early because of the failures they encountered early at the start of their […]

How to spot online investment scams?

Finding ways how to grow your hard-earned money can be challenging, especially since these types of “lessons” we don’t really learn in school. Financial blogs and articles would point to real estate, mutual funds, stocks, and other trading instruments as ways to achieve financial security.  Each type of investment has its own advantages and disadvantages […]

Why Partner with SmarTrade

Online trading has been a buzzword for the past few years. Many Filipinos have started understanding how the money market works and how they can maximize their knowledge and turn it into something that can bring them financial stability and freedom.  SmarTraders range from beginner traders to seasoned moneymakers with decades of experience on their […]

Lessons from the Top Guns

In the recent regional trading contest of ATFX, two Filipinos bagged the top awards and gave so much pride to our traders nationwide. It is a testament to the Filipino spirit of never giving up and always rising up to the challenge.  Our two winners come from very different backgrounds. One is Mr. Danilo Rosal, […]