In a typical foreign exchange transaction, a party purchases some quantity of one currency by paying with some quantity of another currency. We won't even require you to fill out any applications or write essays. That's right....we like to hand out scholarships just as much as we like to hand out cute bunnies to Cyclopip for him to eat. Use our market finder tool to find news, videos, analysis and data on the forex pairs you want to trade.
Because our high school goes up to Grade 14! That's how Forex Gump , a former senior macroeconomics professor at Pipvard University and now a blogger of all things related to economics, likes it. Forex trading is the buying of one currency (the base) and selling of another (the quote). You predict if the base will strengthen or weaken against the quote, which determines whether you will profit or lose.
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So how does trading currency work? Logically, trades always come in pairs. For example, a common trade would be the United States Dollar to the Japanese Yen. This is expressed as USD/JPY. The way to quote a trade is kind of tricky, but with practice it becomes as natural as reading your native language. In a Forex quote, the first currency in the list (IE: USD in USD/JPY) is the base currency, and in the quote the base is always one. This means if (hypothetically of course) One USD was worth Two JPY, that the quote would be expressed as 1/2.
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