Archive for October, 2012

New Forex Trading Contest! $5,000 In Prizes!

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

We’re excited to announce the next forex trading contest, sponsored by FXCM!

$5,000 in total prizes will be given out:

  • $3,000 to 1st place
  • $2,000 to 2nd place

The contest will start in 2 weeks, on November 14th, so hurry up and register: http://www.myfxbook.com/contests/trading-championship-november-2012-fxcm/12/rules

Have a great rest of the week! :)

The Myfxbook team.

New Market Section!

Monday, October 29th, 2012

Today we’ve added another section called Market! It shows over 50 different currency quotes in real time in a table format, along with a change indicator to quickly assess today’s direction:

Clicking on a specific currency will get you to the currency’s page which includes a chart and a change indicator per each time frame:

Please let us know of any feedback you may have about this section or suggestions for additional pages.

Regards,

The Myfxbook team.

New Features And Section!

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

We’ve added some new cool features which you can see below:

  • Auto complete for a username participating in a discussion for quick reference:

  • Spreads can now include commission with a click of a button:

  • Currency in a chart can now be typed in for quicker and easier selection

We’ve also added a new section called “Most Popular Forex Systems” – this section provides the top 10 viewed systems, top 10 followed systems, and top 10 discussed systems of all time!

Wish you a great trading week ahead!

The Myfxbook team.

Contest Winners Announced!

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

We’re happy to announce the winners of our latest contest sponsored by IamFX!

Here’s some interesting information about the competitors – only 18% ended up profitable and almost 20% got margin called;

And the winners are:

1st place – rudijepara with a 3332.92% gain, winning a $3,000 real funded forex account  http://www.myfxbook.com/members/rudijepara/contest-rudijepara/384666

2nd place – gornkung with a 2279.28% gain, winning a $1,500 real funded forex account http://www.myfxbook.com/members/gornkung/contest-gornkung/371868

3rd place – DAF666 with a 1201.09% gain, winning a $500 real funded forex account http://www.myfxbook.com/members/DAF666/contest-daf666/377453

Congratulations winners! You will be contacted by IamFX to claim your prizes!

Thank you all who participated. Until the next contest! :)

Have a great week,

The Myfxbook team.

New Charts Section!

Sunday, October 14th, 2012

We’re excited to reveal the new and latest addition to Myfxbook – a charts section!

What’s a social forex trading community without a sophisticated charts area? This is a section we’ve been working on for a while now in order to create a one of a kind, one place stop for creating, sharing and discussing charts in real-time!

There are many features which you will notice and here’s the list (the list is quite long, so please bear with us :) ):

Real time feed and real time chart sharing with anyone watching the chart.
Vote and follow charts. Get notified of every change to a subscribed chart in real-time and by email.
Create an unlimited amount of charts. Tabs will help you to keep everything in order.
Up to 9 different timeframes: 1minute, 5 minutes, 15 minutes, 30 minutes, 1 hour, 4 hours, 1 day, 1 week and 1 month.
Instantly create a snapshot of the chart to be posted in a forum, blog, website, facebook, with a click of a button, twitter and so on. No need to use an image editing software.
Use templates to create and save your own chart settings. Use different styles for different trading systems.
All data is saved server side. No matter if you’ve started your chart in your office – you can pick off from the same spot where you’ve left off at your home.
Publish your chart to thousands of forex traders so it can be discussed an analyzed by our community.
Over 15 different tools: fibonacci arcs, fibnacci fan, trendlne, rectangle, circle and many more.
Over 50 different currencies:

EURUSD, GBPUSD, USDJPY, GBPJPY, USDCAD, EURAUD, EURJPY, AUDCAD, AUDJPY, AUDNZD, AUDUSD, CADJPY, EURCAD, EURCHF, EURCZK, EURGBP, EURHUF, EURNOK, EURNZD, EURPLN, EURSEK, EURTRY, GBPCAD, GBPCHF,NZDCAD, NZDJPY, NZDUSD, USDCHF, USDDKK, USDHUF, USDNOK, USDPLN, USDSEK, USDTRY, USDZAR, CHFJPY, AUDCHF, GBPNZD, NZDCHF, XAGUSD, XAUUSD, CADCHF, GBPAUD, GBPSEK, NOKJPY, CHFNOK, USDRUB, USDMXN, USDSGD, USDHKD, EURDKK, SEKJPY, SGDJPY, HKDJPY, ZARJPY, CHFSEK, TRYJPY.

Over 30 different indicators: ATR, CCI, RSI, Stochastic, MACD, and many more.
Fully customizable charts including the text color, background color, grid color and scroller color. Unlimited styles for unlimited tastes.
Comparison mode – compare simultaneously up to 3 different currencies, side by side, to understand correlations better.
11 different chart modes: Candlestick, OHLC, line, area, bar, StepLine, Stick, Market, Spline, SplineArea, StepLineArea.
Inbuilt invitations. Just copy the url and share the chart in real time with your fellow traders.

You can keep your chart private (and use the real-time chat as a trading journal) or share it with others.

Also, we will be featuring selected charts on our Facebook and twitter page – if you wish to have your forex chart featured, please make sure it is clearly explained.

Let us know what you think and if you have any suggestions or feedback, we would love to hear it as always! (Please keep in mind that the new section is in beta, so in case of any issues, do let us know).

Go ahead and check out the latest published charts and/or add your own: http://www.myfxbook.com/forex-charts

Regards,

The Myfxbook team.