Terms of the Trade Articles

If you’re interested in commodity trading, you’ll need to understand how the prices of various commodities vacillate. Learn more with Queensway.

Discover the differences between initial margin and variation margin. How can you avoid a margin call and use it to your advantage, with Queensway.

What is leverage trading? Discover the basics with Queensway and find out how to wisely use Forex leverage in your trading strategy

A Forex spread is the difference as measured in pips between the quoted bid and the ask rates. Why is the bid-ask spread so important?

A pip is the smallest possible price change in the exchange rate of an FX pair. Find out how to calculate pips with Queensway and why it’s important.

Leverage can be a wonderful forex trading tool, when properly deployed. But the best investors in history, such as Warren Buffett and Bill Gross, utilize very little leverage, even though each could borrow billions and billions.

Read about how margin trading works for those who trade forex online, and how margin is related to leverage.

Mastering the art of buying and selling securities for a profit based on the bid offer spread can be very lucrative. Paradoxically, it is the most profitable for the least popular securities.