Welcome to our gold trading course!

When you’re ready to join more than 50% of Axi clients who include gold in their trading portfolio, take our free gold trading course and we’ll arm you with the knowledge you need to trade gold.


Through videos, written content and quizzes, our experienced trading experts have designed a course that introduces you to key concepts including how to trade gold, why and how it can be used effectively for diversification and hedging.


Register for our free gold trading course today and find your edge in the gold markets! 

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Gold Trading Course Curriculum

Gold Trading Course Outline

Gold trading course

Understanding Gold
  • Key differences between gold and other commodities
  • How the value of gold is calculated 
What is Gold trading?
  • How traders can profit from the changing value of gold
  • The difference between trading physical gold and gold CFDs
  • Why and how it can be used effectively for diversification and hedging
What moves the price of Gold?
  • How supply, demand and investor behaviour changes the price of gold
  • Why traders use gold to hedge investments
  • Gold’s relation to other safe havens and currencies such as the USD
How to start trading Gold online?
  • Key things to consider when choosing a broker
  • Identifying financial services licenses and regulations
  • Capital and leverage considerations when trading gold CFDs

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Hi, I'm Desmond Leong

I’ve been a market analyst for over 15 years, working with many brokers in some of the world’s busiest trading hubs. Using my practical knowledge of forex, indices and commodity trading, I’ll share skills and insights to help you develop your own trading style.