Jasper Lawler

Jasper Lawler

Jasper Lawler has accumulated over twelve years of experience in the financial industry. He held positions as Senior Market Analyst at City of London-based CMC Markets, Client Relationship Manager at GAIN Capital and was a stockbroker for Westrock Advisors in Midtown Manhattan, New York (including during the 2008 financial crisis). His introduction to trading was as a proprietary Forex trader for FX Signs, a Hong Kong-based asset manager. Jasper has a bachelor’s degree in finance and economics from Lancaster University, England. He has held the FINRA Series 7 license for Financial Advisors and the National Futures Association (NFA) Series 34 license for Retail-Off Exchange Forex. He is also a Chartered Market Technician (CMT) charter holder.

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Using a Pin-bar Pattern to Create a Profitable Forex Strategy

Finding your first profitable forex strategy is an important milestone towards becoming a full-time forex trader.

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Forex Trading Risks & How to Manage Them

It is the risk in forex trading that makes it possible to earn large returns. Forex traders use risk management techniques to use forex trading risks to their advatnage.

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What is a stop loss in forex trading?

In forex trading, everybody wants to keep the wins and stop the losses. A stop loss order is a good tool to stop losses, especially for novice traders.

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What is a pip? | Pips in forex trading

Pips in forex trading stands for percentage in points. A pip measures the small price change of an exchange rate worth less than one unit of currency.

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What is Forex? [video]

Foreign exchange or Forex for short - refers to the exchange of currencies on global markets.

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How the forex market works

Foreign exchange, often abbreviated as forex or simply FX, refers to the exchange of global currencies on a decentralized market place – also known as over the counter (OTC) currency exchange.

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News trading with Forex Factory using the economic calendar

Forex Factory found on the forexfactory.com domain is one of the best known resources on the web for trading the news. This is a guide to news trading.

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5 tactics for good forex trading money management

A well-defined Forex trading money management system is just as important for how to be a successful trader, as a good forex trading strategy.

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Tips to avoid a forex scam or pyramid scheme

It’s important to distinguish the forex market from forex scams and pyramid schemes. The former is a real market, and the latter is defrauding people.

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Does a price action trading strategy really work in 2021?

Price action trading strategies should be the starting point and heart of any trading strategy, even if the trader later uses technical indicators too. 

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Trading Strategy: What is the best RSI setting & a good RSI to buy?

A trading strategy using RSI (Relative Strength indicator) has default settings of 14 periods and 70/30 levels. But does this provide a good price to buy?

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Trading Strategy: How to trade divergence with technical indicators

Using the divergence of a technical indicator from the movement in a market price is a day trading technique especially popular with forex traders.

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