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‘Ask Me Anything’ session July 2018 – watch or listen to the recording

25 July 2018

On July 19th, 2018 we held the second Ask Me Anything (AMA) session at Darwinex. Founders Juan and Javier Colón answered to questions from Darwinex users. Here’s the list of questions and when they appear in the recording so you can jump directly to the ones that interest you. Below the questions you’ll find the […]

Is trading data supplied by non-investable traders worthless? (11)

In previous episodes we’ve talked about finding the 0.5% of needles in the haystack – they are the most valuable asset. They are the best trading data suppliers. But then: is trading data supplied by the remaining 99.5% worthless? No, it isn’t. There is value to it. Data in trading There’s an information asymmetry when it […]

The 7 most traded currencies in 2018 (and their main traits)

24 July 2018

The purpose of this article is to reveal which are the world’s most traded currencies in 2018, together with their main traits. This will reinforce your current forex knowledge and it’ll help you take one more step towards you becoming a successful and prestigious trader. The forex market is the largest and most liquid in […]

How To Prove There’s Good Traders Out There? Walk The Talk! (10)

18 July 2018

In the last episodes we talked about making traders investable, the rise of the fittest and telling the skilled traders from the lucky. But… how do you know it’s not a whole lot of BS? How to tell this apart from a marketing gimmick of the Cash for Dealers industry? We get this a lot. If […]

Telling the skilled traders from the lucky (9)

11 July 2018

On the DARWIN Exchange, every trading strategy is “technically investable”. This does not mean that every trading strategy should be invested. Investors must find the needle in haystack! Why investors and not Darwinex? Simple: as an Exchange, Darwinex does not give investment advice. In this episode, podcast host Nick “The Moose” Batsford and Juan Colón talk […]

Implementation of ESMA leverage: calendar and practical example

After having given you all the details regarding the new ESMA regulations, as well as their impact for traders, investors and DARWINs, today’s post evaluates several different circumstances that you may encounter during the implementation process. We provide concrete examples to dispel any doubts and  lay out all the requirements that you have to meet […]

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