Piggy has launched a powerful database for investors that will enable them to have access to economic and company specific data that is critical in making informed decisions on the markets. In addition, a number of educational clips and e-books have been uploaded in Piggy’s Research Lab. The database contains (i) National Budgets, (ii) Monetary …

Piggy came across an interesting info- graph that clearly captures the attributes of a successful trader and would like to share it with his friends. See below; Piggy has recommended beginners who would like to venture into the world of Global Market Online Trading to complete the babypips course. The instructions are outlined here; https://piggybankadvisor.com/2019/05/30/an-fx-trading-course-for-beginners/ …

Following on Piggy’s discussion on Trading Gold, it should be highlighted that IronFX also provides an opportunity for retail investors to trade commodities such as Oil, Silver, Platinum and Palladium. OIL Oil is an interesting commodity. IronFX enables individuals to trade Brent and West Texas Intermediate (WTI) Oil.  Crude oil is a naturally occurring petroleum …

Following on Piggy’s discussion on CFD Share Trading, another angle that enables retail investors to gain access to global markets is through indices. In this case, the underlying instrument will be a stock market index. Most readers might recall occasions when they have watched the evening news on TV and heard references about the performance …

Piggy is very excited of the fact that the IronFX platform provides retail investors access to global blue-chips. Of course, margin trading has largely taken an unfair and unwarranted amount of criticism with some financial commentators insisting that it is riskier than playing casino or horse betting. In fact, some well-known financial gurus have dubbed …

One of the first steps in financial planning involves coming up with a position of net worth which involves listing all assets against liabilities and coming up with a net position. So the next question would be; What is your Biggest Asset? Is it your car, house or some form of financial investment? Risk managers …

Piggy has been hearing some disturbing news in the market that Zimbabwe is looking to come up with a new currency by the end of the year. Of course, there are questions on whether the country is ready for its own currency given the macro-economic constraints such as inflation, budget deficit, limited foreign direct investment …

Piggy has been watching the markets and observed that there has been a “mini bull run” on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) over the past trading sessions. In fact, on a year-to-date basis, the Industrial Index is up 30.75%, All Share Index +30.35% and the Top Ten Index +26.71%. A bull market or a bull …

Piggy has been encouraging folks to preserve incomes by (i) buying shares on the ZSE using the C-Trade platform and (ii) trading forex on the IronFX Platform. Financial education is key and the piggybankadvisor.com platform offers that. Piggy has also been pushing for WhatsApp based social trading groups or clubs that enable individuals to come …

Piggy has been receiving lots of questions from individuals that want to start trading forex using the IronFX platform. The global FX market has seen phenomenal growth over the last several years and retail investors are taking advantage of the opportunity. While the process of registering and opening a Demo or Practice Account is simple, …

Piggy is excited about the IronFX partnership that  has opened the opportunity for individuals  to participate in the global FX market. However, while there has been a phenomenal growth in the global FX market over the last several years, a point that must be made clear  is that “forex on-line trading is not a casino!” …

Piggy has observed several changes happening that are eroding household incomes. The latest development is that fuel prices have gone up. This is because foreign currency procurement by Oil Marketing Companies in Zimbabwe is now being done through the interbank market at the ruling exchange rate. As a result, a litre of petrol is selling …