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  1. The Currency Conundrum: When to Hedge?

    This year, the strong dollar has worsened international asset returns for U.S. investors. We discuss whether that means it ...
  2. Top 3 British Pound ETFs

    If you're betting on a recovery after Brexit, you might want to consider these British pound ETFs.
  3. How do initial margin and maintenance margin differ?

    Learn the difference between initial and maintenance margin requirements. Find out how trading on low margin with high leverage ...
  4. How are interest rates related to open market operations?

    Learn about open market operations and how this monetary policy tool impacts interest rates. Find out how the Fed combats ...
  5. What countries have the largest gold reserves?

    Find out which countries have the largest gold reserve stockpiles, and why governments still feel that it's necessary to ...
  6. Deutschmark

    D-Mark is the abbreviation for Deutsch Mark, the official currency of Germany until 2002 when the country adopted the euro(EUR).
  7. SCR (Seychelles Rupee)

    SCR is the abbreviation for the Seychellois rupee, the currency of the island nation of Seychelles in the Indian Ocean off ...
  8. MTL (Maltese Lira)

    MTL (Maltese Lira) was the national currency of the Republic of Malta, an island country located in the central Mediterranean ...
  9. MRO (Mauritanian Ouguiya)

    In currencies, MRO is the foreign exchange (FX) abbreviation which represents the Republic of Mauritanian ouguiya.
  10. Funding Currencies

    Foreign exchange (FX) speculators use a funding currency, which may be borrowed at a low rate of interest, to fund the purchase ...
  11. SDP (Sudanese Pound)

    SDP (Sudanese Pound) was the national currency for the Republic of Sudan between 1956 and 1992.
  12. HUF (Hungarian Forint)

    The HUF (Hungarian Forint) is the national currency of Hungary, as the country has not adopted the euro (EUR), at this point. ...
  13. Funding Currency

    A funding currency is exchanged in a currency carry trade.
  14. What indicators are used in exchange rate forecasting?

    Learn what economic indicators are most widely used to forecast a country’s exchange rate and how various foreign exchange ...
  15. The 10 Most Important Cryptocurrencies Other Than Bitcoin

    Altcoins present themselves as modified or improved versions of Bitcoin. With Bitcoin prices being volatile, we think you ...
  16. Initial Coin Offering (ICO)

    An Initial Coin Offering (ICO) is an unregulated means by which funds are raised for a new cryptocurrency venture.
  17. WIR Bank

    The WIR Bank is a complementary currency system based in Switzerland that serves local businesses.
  18. Nixon Shock

    Nixon Shock refers to the economic actions taken by President Richard Nixon in 1971 that eventually led to the collapse of ...
  19. Dual Exchange Rate

    A dual exchange rate occurs when a fixed official exchange rate is supplemented by an illegal market-determined parallel ...
  20. VEB (Venezuelan Bolivar)

    The VEB is the currency abbreviation for Venezuelan bolivar, which was the currency for Venezuela from 1879 to January 2 ...
  21. Optimum Currency Area Theory (OCA)

    Optimum currency area (OCA) theory states that there are regions, not bounded by national borders, that should all share ...
  22. What forex strategies use Fibonacci retracements?

    Learn how to use Fibonacci retracements as part of a forex trading strategy. Fibonacci levels are watched to identify support ...
  23. Chart of the Week: Can Strong Earnings Power On?

    We explain why we believe earnings strength is likely to extend through the rest of the year.
  24. Gold Certificate

    A gold certificate is a document that entitles the holder to a specific value or amount of physical gold.
  25. Can I have a self-directed IRA or Roth IRA using the forex market?

    Individuals who own self-directed IRAs or and Roth IRAs can trade in the forex market, but they must open a special account. ...
  26. INR (Indian Rupee)

    INR (Indian Rupee) is the currency of India and is denoted by the symbol ₹.
  27. Forex Option & Currency Trading Options

    Forex option & currency trading options are securities that allow currency traders to realize gains without having to ...
  28. Bitcoin Vs Ethereum: Driven by Different Purposes

    The popularity and rising market capitalization of Ether brings it in competition with all cryptocurrencies, especially from ...
  29. HUF (Hungarian Forint)

    The HUF (Hungarian Forint) is the national currency of Hungary, as the country has not adopted the euro (EUR), at this point.
  30. Milan Stock Exchange (MIL) .MI

    The Milan Stock Exchange is Italy's securities market. It merged with the London Stock Exchange in 2007.
  31. SLL (Sierra Leone Leone)

    The Sierra Leone Leone (SLL) is the national currency for the Republic of Sierra Leone, a country in West Africa.
  32. Chasing Nickles Around Dollar Bills

    Chasing nickles around dollar bills refers to when a foreign exchange (FX) trader chases the market, or when a business avoids ...
  33. Real-Time Forex Trading

    Real-time forex trading relies on live trading charts to buy and sell currency pairs at the current exchange rate.
  34. Forex e-Book

    A forex e-book is an extensive digital document which provides information about trading on the foreign exchange (FX) market.
  35. WST (Samoan Tala)

    The WST (Samoan Tala) is the national currency for the Independent State of Samoa.
  36. Cambist

    A cambist is any individual considered to be an expert in foreign exchange rates, the term also refers to a currency exchange ...
  37. Vietnamese Hao

    The Vietnamese dong (VND) is the current currency of Vietnam and replaced the use of the Vietnamese hao in 1978.
  38. BAM (Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark)

    BAM (Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark) is the legal tender currency for Bosnia and Herzegovina.
  39. FJD

    FJD is the abbreviation for the Fijian dollar.
  40. 6 factors that influence exchange rates

    Aside from interest rates and inflation, the exchange rate is one of the most important determinants of a country's level ...
  41. MMK (Myanmar Kyat)

    MMK (Myanmar Kyat) is the national currency of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, the country formerly known as Burma. ...
  42. Forex Analysis

    Forex analysis describes the tools that traders use to determine whether to buy or sell a currency pair at any one time. ...
  43. Swiss National Bank

    The Swiss National Bank is the central bank of Switzerland and is responsible for setting Switzerland's monetary policy and ...
  44. Forex Chart

    A forex chart is a charting package which allows a trader to view historical currency exchange rates.
  45. MVR (Maldive Rufiyaa)

    MVR (Maldive Rufiyaa) is the national currency for the Republic of Maldives.
  46. Xenocurrency

    Xenocurrency is a currency that trades in markets outside of its domestic borders.
  47. XAF (Central African CFA Franc)

    Central African CFA Franc (XAF) is the national currency of six independent states in central Africa.
  48. New York Dollar

    The New York Dollar is a phrase which represents the reduction in buying potential of a U.S. dollar (USD) in the city of ...
  49. BSD (Bahamian Dollar)

    BSD (Bahamian Dollar) is the official currency of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas and is pegged to the U.S. dollar at parity. ...
  50. French Franc (F)

    The French Franc (F) was a national currency used in France, prior to the adoption of the euro in 2002.
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