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  3. Why Is the Chinese Yuan Pegged?

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  4. 6 Factors That Influence Exchange Rates

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    Learn why the appreciating dollar negatively impacts certain companies such as Google, ...
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  1. What risks does a Foreign Institutional Investor (FII) face?

    Read about the types of risks that a foreign institutional investor faces when trading in Indian stock exchanges and dealing ...
  2. What is the purpose of the International Monetary Fund?

    Read about the stated goals of the International Monetary Fund, which acts as an economic adviser and lender of last resort ...
  3. How are international exchange rates set?

    International currency exchange rates display how much one unit of a currency can be exchanged for another currency. Currency ...
  4. How often do exchange rates fluctuate?

    Exchange rates float freely against one another, which means they are in constant fluctuation. Currency valuations are determined ...
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