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Effect of SNB Crisis on Forex Traders
This SNB crisis is now regarded as the wildest and most dangerous incident in the modern Forex era. However that was so long ago and occurred well before Forex became a retail market served by a plethora of retail Forex brokerages.
As its now been one year since this SNB crisis, we ask how this event has changed the behavior of Forex traders and Forex brokers. Most Forex traders were not personally hurt by the SNB crisis.
However those that were long CHF in line with the prevailing long-term trend at the time were hit hard, with any leveraged by at least 4 to 1 wiped out completely.
Some traders leveraged by greater amounts found themselves with negative balances, owing their brokers five or even six figure sums far well in excess of their deposits, if they had been generous with the amount of true leverage they were allowing themselves.
Most traders were neither positively nor negatively personally affected, but most traders did take note and were influenced by the event in several ways. There is more demand now for brokers explicitly offering negative balance protection, i.
There is a greater awareness of the risk of trading currencies that are the object of a stated peg to another currency by its central bank, as the CHF was pegged to the Euro by the SNB. Forex in general is seen as more risky, as compared to stocks and commodities major Forex rates generally fluctuate by significantly smaller amounts. Also, forex brokers often communicate Interbank market prices and dealing activity in the most active currency pairs orally using voice broker boxes.
Nevertheless, recent technologically advances have made electronic trading increasingly popular in the Interbank market. The professional Interbank forex market includes a variety of participants that trade foreign exchange for a number of different reasons. These forex traders might include individuals working at major commercial banks, central banks, fund managers, international corporations, as well as high net worth individuals.
Most of them either deal forex for hedging or speculative purposes like corporations and hedge funds respectively. Nevertheless, many large banks are market makers that provide liquidity to the market. Also, central banks often adjust their currency reserves and intervene to stabilize their currencies. The advisor might call their client regularly with timely market commentary or sometimes even visit with the client in order to offer tailored hedging or trading strategy advice.
The average loss per losing trade is your total loss from all your losing trades divided by the total number of losing trades. The average holding time per trade is calculated by dividing your total holding time for all your trades by the number of trades. This stat helps in determining your max drawdown, or the worse possible scenario you have experienced so far. This can be computed by multiplying the loss percentage by the average loss and subtracting it from the win percentage times the average win.
This stat helps you determine the correct position size and how profitable your trading method is. Keeping track of how you feel will help you avoid trading during those frustrating times—like when you wake up right after a news event that you forgot about , and it pushes the markets fast, so you try to chase it.
But then your computer crashes, you lose power, and your dog goes running out of the house into oncoming traffic. By the time you get back online you see the market has moved pips in the direction you wanted to buy. Ideally, you should be keeping track of these statistics so that you can compare and analyze your performance over a set period of time.