Best Times To Trade The Forex Market

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Best Times To Trade The Forex Market

Postby forexearlywarning » Fri Apr 03, 2015 11:10 pm

We all know that the forex market is a 24 hour market. But the best times to trade are in the main trading session. The attached image clearly shows the location of the main trading session and the best time to trade, when market activity is heaviest. You can also click on the link below for the full article that discusses all of the trading session and news drivers and how to trade around them. ... rade-forex

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Re: Best Times To Trade The Forex Market

Postby davidson333 » Fri Mar 24, 2017 11:42 am

The best times to trade are when two sessions are operating at the same time. From 3:00-4:00 am EST, both the Asian and the London session are in operation. And, from 8:00 am- 12:00 pm EST, both the London and the New York sessions are in operation. During these times which trading sessions overlap, there is more volume and momentum to fuel the movement of currency pairs. Since there are more participants in the market, it is easier to spot trading opportunities. Furthermore, times when trading sessions overlap also tend to be when economic data is released, and this ignites trends and breakouts in the market.
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