About Forex Trading

Benefits of Forex Trading

  • No fees or hidden commissions
  • 24 Hour Market Action
  • Ability to trade Dozens of Currency Pairs
  • Customisable Leverage to maximize your profit opportunities
  • Profit Potential from Rising and Falling Prices
  • The Highest Liquidity Compared to Other Financial Markets
  • Access the market from various devices through online trading platforms

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  • What is Forex Market

    What is Forex Market

    Forex Market is a decentralized global market where all the world's currencies are traded against each other, and traders make a profit or loss from the currencies’ value changes.

  • Why Trade Forex

    Why Trade Forex

    Forex operates enormous amounts of money and gives an utmost freedom of opening and closing trading positions at current market quotations. High liquidity is highly attractive side for every investor because it enables the possibility of entering and exiting the market with any volume.

  • World Currency Abbreviations, Symbols and Codes

    World Currency Abbreviations, Symbols and Codes

    The table below provides the following list:

  • Major Currency Pairs

    Major Currency Pairs

    The group of most actively traded currency pairs are considered as Majors. They comprise the largest share of the foreign exchange market. Forex major pairs are highly liquid, since they are considered to be the most heavily traded currency pairs in the world. Major currency pairs include the most popular currency pairs, available in the market. Major part of the group includes pairs where you can find at once two of the most liquid currencies, such as U.S. dollar (USD), Euro (EUR), Japanese yen (JPY), British pound (GBP), Swiss franc (CHF), Canadian dollar (CAD), Australian Dollar (AUD) and New Zealand dollar (NZD).

  • Minor Currency Pairs

    Minor Currency Pairs

    The group of Minor currency pairs includes relatively less popular instruments as compared to the Major currency pairs. It is composed of currencies of rather local value, which primary liquidity is first of all provided by the world's major reserve currencies: the U.S. dollar and the Euro.

  • Exotic Currency Pairs

    Exotic Currency Pairs

    The group of Exotic currency pairs which are characterized by relatively low trading volumes and high spreads includes the least popular instruments available in the currency market. They consist of currencies which liquidity is almost entirely provided by the main reserve currencies: the U.S. dollar and the Euro.

  • Currency Fluctuations: Trade Forex

    Currency Fluctuations: Trade Forex

    In Forex market investors make profit on currency rate fluctuations. The stronger the rate (quotation) changes the bigger your profit or loss is.

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