Trading News and Analysis

Our award-winning team of currency analysts and strategists provide daily trading news and commentary about the state of the markets. Get free access to leading news feeds, and use our analytical tools to assess when and why trading instruments are moving.

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We share information on the trading activity of our institutional and retail clients. Our Order Book graphs aggregate live market data from our entire client base to show real-time snapshots of pending orders and current positions for the major currency pairs. Assess the true market sentiment before you short or long a currency.

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Featured Tools from the OANDA Labs

Volatility Graph

Volatility Graph

Zero in on which currency pairs show the most significant price fluctuations over various time periods.

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Correlation Table

Correlation Table

Compare how currency pairs have moved relative to each other. Analyze your portfolio exposure and risk.

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Candlestick Patterns

Candlestick Patterns

See candlestick patterns plotted over recent currency movements.

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Currency Strength Heatmap

Currency Strength Heatmap

See the percentage change and rank of each currency relative to other currencies traded against it.

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Market Trading Hours

Market Trading Hours

See global forex trading hours and statuses.

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Official Economic Figures

Official Economic Figures

Access more than 150 economic figures from the world's major markets.

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Award-Winning News and Commentary

Read forex market, commodities, and global indices news and analysis using fundamental and technical tools, real-time rates, and an economic calendar.

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OANDA Technical Analysis

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OANDA Labs

Test the latest developments from OANDA's engineers. Try our new beta currency tools and updates.

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Contracts for Difference (CFDs) or Precious Metals are NOT available to residents of the United States.

This is for general information purposes only - Examples shown are for illustrative purposes and may not reflect current prices from OANDA. It is not investment advice or an inducement to trade. Past history is not an indication of future performance.

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) limits leverage available to retail forex traders in the United States to 50:1 on major currency pairs and 20:1 for all others. OANDA Asia Pacific offers maximum leverage of 50:1 on FX products and limits to leverage offered on CFDs apply. Maximum leverage for OANDA Canada clients is determined by IIROC and is subject to change. For more information refer to our regulatory and financial compliance section.

OANDA Technical Analysis, including Autochartist services and content, is provided for informational purposes only, and does not take into account any individual's personal circumstances, investment objectives, or risk tolerance.

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Trading FX and/or CFDs on margin is high risk and not suitable for everyone. Losses can exceed investment.