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An Introduction to Foreign Exchange

Typically abbreviated as FX or forex foreign exchange is the process of converting or trading different world currencies. Foreign exchange activities usually occur in ‘foreign exchange markets’ and involve ‘foreign exchange rates.’ What are foreign exchange rates? In the simplest sense, foreign exchange rates are

Leverage and Margin Trading

Understanding Margin Trading and Leverage

The proliferation of the Financial Markets offering different asset classes over the years has given individuals and institutions a plethora of avenues to grow and accumulate their capital.  A testament to this is the different types of instruments available to the public market  – Futures,

alternative investments

What Are Alternative Investments?

Most people know about the common types of investments such as stocks, bonds and cash. There is, however, another lesser known asset class which has greater growth potential and has been gaining popularity as investors search for higher returns amid the recent low yield environment.