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Inside Forex – Darwinex DMA explained

28 January 2015

As a trader, you can choose to place your bets with: A broker – who trades with you, against an independent 3rd party (“the market”). This is what Darwinex does and always will do. In brokerage jargon, brokers operate an A-Book A dealer – who trades against you and thus plays the role of “the market” A broker-dealer, […]

The CHF blood bath, explained

17 January 2015

48 hours into the CHF debacle, it’s always healthy to carry out some post-mortem analysis to learn the lessons of why it happened, and what we could have been done to weather it better. Since we’ve done it, why not share it? The macro-story: Black-Wednesday, redux What happened is crystal-clear with the benefit of hindsight (as […]

DARWIN instead of PAMM? – the trader view

27 December 2014

You already manage friends & family money via PAMM or MAMM schemes, and legitimately ask: DARWIN instead of PAMM? Granted – if you’ve traded for long enough, listing a DARWIN is hardly inventing the “managing investor capital / healthy leverage” wheel. Here’s our take: listing a DARWIN is fully compatible with managing capital elsewhere, because your listed DARWIN […]

Pick the right broker in 7 steps

22 December 2014

When it comes to brokers, independent traders are spoiled for choice. Whilst having more options is good in theory, the process for selecting the right broker can be challenging and can have expensive consequences if you pick the wrong one.  In this post,  we’ve come up with a 7 bullet magic list to shield inexperienced traders from an […]

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