Trading Education

Learn the fundamentals of trading Forex and CFDs on Indices, Stocks, Cryptocurrencies & Commodities with EightCap’s education portal. For trader’s looking to fine tune their skills, our Strategy area boasts a range of education on technical analysis and more advanced concepts.


Enhance your trading with fundamental education. Learn the basics of trading a wide range of financial instruments such a Forex, Indices and more.


Up-skill your trading knowledge with insights into well known strategies and technical concepts that seasoned traders should be familiar with. Trading psychology, risk management and much more.

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Become a MetaTrader advanced user with our in-depth MT4 and MT5 guides. Online trading has never been easier with our How To step-by-step guides.

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What is Forex?

The foreign exchange market is an over the counter (OTC) non centralized market.

Why Trade Forex?

24/5 market – Foreign exchange market opens Monday morning and trades though to Saturday morning with no breaks.

Open Raw account and start trading today.

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Support Resistance and Trends

Technical analysis makes use of price and volume data to analyse markets, identify opportunities and manage risk.

An Introduction to Trading with the Trend

Trades can either be made in the direction of a trend, or counter to the trend. While countertrend, or mean reversion…







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