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Leverage Abuse & Misuse by Forex Traders

I assume many readers already know that Forex and FX are short names used for the worldwide currency or foreign exchange market. Forex trading, once the domain of governments, banks and professional fund traders has become a popular part-time and in some cases, full-time pursuit for ordinary people at home with an internet connection and […]

Diversify your portfolio to lower risk? Take extra care.

Along with many other market investors, I was under the impression that diversification of your share portfolio (keeping your eggs in more than one basket) was the way to go to lower risk – even for small investors like me. However, I’ve just read a report that surprisingly disputes this – at least in the […]