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Forex, FX and currency markets are some common abbreviations in the currency markets.It is actually the largest financial market in the world, where money is sold and bought freely. In its current state, the foreign exchange market started in the seventies, when free exchange rates were introduced, and only the participants of the market determine the price of one currency against the other proceeding from supply and demand . What is freedom and free foreign competition is concerned, the Forex market is a perfect market.
With a daily turnover of billions more dollars makes the currency markets for more than three times the total amount of U.S. Equity and Treasury markets combined. Forex market is the over-the-counter, where buyers and sellers conduct foreign exchange operations by using a variety of business communication tools.
Unlike other financial markets, the Forex market has no physical location or central exchange in India. Since the Forex market has no physical exchange, the market operates continuously 24 hours a day, go to one zone to another, in each of the major financial centers every day. Billions of dollars in foreign exchange activity takes place every day.From 1997 to 2000 at the end of the daily volume of forex trading has increased from approximately U.S. $ 5 billion U.S. dollars 1.5 billion and more (according to several recent studies have touched $ 1.7 trillion per day and dwarfs all other markets around the trade and the volume). It is very difficult if not impossible, to determine the exact number because trading is not centralized exchange. But one thing is sure that the forex market continues to grow exponentially.
Before the advent of Internet and ecommerce, only big corporations, multinational banks and wealthy individuals could trade currencies in the forex market through proprietary trading systems of banks. These systems require as much as U.S. $ 1 million to open an account. Thanks to advances in online technology, today investors with only a few thousand dollars can get in the Forex market 24 hours a day and about 5? days a week.
Forex market is a nonstop cash market in the currencies of nations are traded, typically via brokers called forex brokers. Foreign currencies are constantly and simultaneously bought and sold in several local and global markets while traders increase or decrease the value of the investment in the context of changes in exchange rates. Market conditions may change at any time in response to events in real time which is also considered highly volatile and fragile market too. Currency market conditions change never changes every second.
The foreign exchange market dwarfs the combined operations of New York, London and Tokyo futures and stock exchanges. Its size and is many times greater than in all markets.Statistics cash transactions and operations of fixed-term change will take place in the interbank market. 51% of the market is a place where foreign exchange transactions, followed by 32% in currency swap transactions. The total forex transactions represent another 5% of this daily turnover, with options for currency transactions’ of the banks, which account for 8%. That’s why the interbank market was 96% of the world’s currency markets, and the remaining 4% is distributed to all futures exchanges worldwide.
Trade Forex traders offers an alternative to the stock market. Although there are thousands of stocks to choose from, there are only a few major trading currencies (dollar, yen, British pound, Swiss franc and the euro are the most popular). Forex trading also provides a much greater influence than stock trading, and the minimum investment to start is much smaller. Add to that the choice of flexible hours trading (forex trading goes 24 hours a day) and has a reason why many stock traders have flocked to exchange currencies.


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