AuthorAuthor: Chris CammackUpdated: April 20, 2023

Last Updated On April 20, 2023

Chris Cammack

Established in 2012, FxScouts, formerly known as TradeforexSA, has become South Africa’s premier destination for reliable Forex education and trustworthy broker reviews in the industry.

Our team of independent Forex experts have written over 300,000 words reviewing 180+ of the world’s best (and worst) Forex brokers. As a member of the global FxScouts network, we use research and expertise from 18 countries around the world to bring our readers informed recommendations and accurate data. Read more about us and our global presence and how we review brokers.

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In the Media

Our expertise and global presence mean that our opinion is frequently sought by local and international media on events impacting the Forex industry and Forex traders. Below is a selection of our recent articles, commentary and broker mentions. 

App Store takedown highlights security flaws in world’s most popular Forex trading platform
Daily Maverick – 30/09/2022

Beating the scams: Forex trading’s education problem and how to fix it
IOL – 26/09/2022

BDSwiss Launches its Latest Trade Mentoring Tool – Trade Companion
Finance Magnates – 28/04/2022

Our Awards
Pepperstone – 20/01/2022

BDSwiss Presented With Best Market Research Provider 2021 Award by FXScouts
BDSwiss – 16/12/2021

Twice in a Row: OctaFX Is Awarded 2021’s ‘Best Forex Copy Trading Platform’
FX Empire – 12/12/2021

FP Markets Recognized as Best FX Broker: Australia
Finance Magnates – 19/11/2021

Back to square one: What JP Markets’ exoneration means for the forex trading industry
Daily Maverick – 25/10/2021

The Impact of Technology on Forex Trading
Namaste UI – 27/09/2021

CFD forex trading and cryptocurrency: Lessons for African regulators
Pulse Nigeria – 24/09/2021

If you hate reading, investing in crypto might not be for you
The Citizen – 13/09/2021

Online trading scams: Do not fall victim” ” rel=”noopener” rel=”nofollow”
Daily Maverick – 02/08/2021

Best International Forex Brokers That Accept U.S. Clients
Business Partner Magazine – 07/05/2021

Islamic Forex Accounts: Halal or Haram?
HedgeThink – 14/03/2021

No Pain, No Gain: A New Dawn for the South African CFD Industry
Finance Magnates – 03/03/2021

ASIC’s Restrictions for CFD and Forex Brokers – What’s Next?
TechBullion – 03/03/2021

Brexit, COVID-19, and Sterling’s Rollercoaster Ride
Proche – 23/12/2020

FxScouts publishes annual Forex Broker Awards
ITWeb – 04/11/2020

cTrader’s Ascent and the Slow Death of MT4
HackerNoon – 11/11/2020

Fiscal restraint and COVID-19: What next for the Rand?
Further Africa – 10/11/2020

Facebook’s Forex Fraudsters: Over 50% of Forex scams find their victims on social media
IOL – 20/10/2020

The legality of online forex trading in South Africa: A response
Daily Maverick – 05/10/2020

Forex trading in SA and the collapse of JP Markets: Reasons to be cheerful
Africa Feeds – 09/23/2020

JP Markets and their “Toxic Clients”: The FSCA Shows its Teeth
Tech Financials – 09/03/2020

Forex Fraud
eNCA Checkpoint – 10/06/2020

First China, Now Europe: Libra & the Dawn of Sovereign Cryptos
Finance Magnates – 08/11/2019

The Australian Case for Closer CANZUK Ties Post Brexit
The Oxford University Politics Blog – 03/09/19

Reliving My Novice Beginner Trading Mistakes
equities.com – 04/06/2019

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