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The ZAR reached an all-time-high in 2016 (Graph)
How Strong Ties with China Will Impact the ZAR in 2018

China is South Africa's biggest trade partner globally, and thus the SA economy is more sensitive to any headwinds coming from the second largest economy in the world. More than...

Should Traders Buy the South African Rand?

All emerging markets have been hit hard in the last couple of months.  Especially at the beginning of August as the spillover effects caused by the US imposed tariffs on...

Khwezi Trade Review

Khwezi Trade (a division of Khwezi Financial Services - FSP 44816), with category 2 FSCA regulation and headquartered in Cape Town, is proudly South African. Offering South Africans trading in...

FXTM (ForexTime) Review

Low minimum deposits, South African (FSCA) regulated, tight spreads, and excellent support. FXTM is the full package for traders new and old and is my favorite modern broker. Any user...

AxiTrader Review

AxiTrader is a well regulated and reliable STP broker for the serious trader. They offer no dealing desk executions – one of the most trusted ways of trading in Forex...

BDSwiss

BDSwiss fully regulated and authorized by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) and does not accept customers from Canada and the United States. FX/CFDs trading at BDSwiss are executed...

STO Review

STO is a multinational FX and CFD broker. The company prides itself on its world-class trading environment. They offer clients multiple account types, tight spreads, competitive leverage, and access to...

Tax Implications for South African Forex traders Who Reside in South Africa

Sharing is caring. If you found this article useful please share on LinkedIn or Facebook. Many South African forex traders are not sure what their legal tax obligations are towards...

Pepperstone Review

In 2014, Pepperstone won the fastest growing company award in Australia, an award that was given by the BRW Magazine. In the same year, Pepperstone also emerged as the 2014...

IG Markets Review

IG Markets is a UK-based financial spread betting and CFD provider. IG is one of the oldest financial UK brokers having a rich history dating back to 1974. With more...

HotForex

HotForex is a retail forex and commodity broker (multi-asset broker) that offers you the option to trade across various instruments including Forex currencies, oil, shares or CFDs. HotForex is licensed...

FxPro

When it’s all said and done, FXpro seems more geared toward traders who already have a little experience with the MT4 and cTrader platforms, but in terms of a feature-rich...

Trade.com

A good mobile-friendly choice for those who are looking for a broker that offers good customer service along with plenty of educational resources.

Trade360 Review

Trade360 is a great place for those who are just getting into trading. It is a powerful and innovative online trading platform that you can use for practice trading as...

Capital Index Review

Capital Index was founded in 2014 and is now one of the top names in the industry, winning multiple awards for the prestigious STP/ECN broker of the year. Capital Index...

Plus500 Review

Plus500 AU Pty Ltd (AFSL #417727) is based in Australia and operates an online trading platform that you can use to invest in over 2,000 global financial instruments. Plus500AU Pty...

The South African Rand in 2016

The beginning of 2016 coincided and marked the top in USD/ZAR exchange rate that saw the South Africa Rand strengthening through the entire course of the year reaching levels not...

IQ Option Review

IQ Option offers a $1000 practice account, and all the trading tools you need to learn how to trade options.  When you are ready, you can open an account with...

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