Currencies are traded against each other in the form of concept of leverage in forex pairs. Exchange rate is called the exchange price between two currencies. 50, this means that with 1 euro, you can get 1.
Stakeholders buy and sell currencies in real time and continuously. Before 1944, it was impossible to buy the dollar against the euro. Then, in 1944 there was the Bretton Woods conference in order to ensure economic stability after war. Exchange rates were moving only if a state decides to devalue or revalue its currency by acting with its foreign exchange reserves. Technically, a currency could be challenged in the foreign exchange market if the price was too high or too low.
The Bank of England did not have enough foreign exchange reserves to maintain its fixed exchange rate was forced to devalue its currency. 1 billion on this transaction and was dubbed “the man who broke the Bank of England. The price of a currency against another currency on the Forex is now a balance between supply and demand of the various stakeholders for a particular currency. Funds that are key players in the Forex. Forex is a highly liquid market. Forex is not a physical market, you treat that money. It’s not like on the equity market or when you buy a stock, you own shares of the company.
For ease of understanding, think buying one currency is like buying a share of a country. So your “action Euro Zone” will appreciate against the “American action” and you will have earned money. It is important to note that Forex, most transactions are from speculation. Of course, some operations are needed to corporations, financial institutions and central banks in order to hedge or arbitrage but in smaller proportions. This is also the reason for the high liquidity in Forex. Why Forex Traders prefer to other financial markets?
How do they pay themselves so you tell me? Well they are remunerated only through the spread unlike brokers actions that will charge you in addition to transaction costs, custody or account maintenance fees. Depending on your broker, the spread movement. It’s up to you to choose the broker that you like. As you may have already remarked, all shares are not eligible for SRD. Some actions are impossible to go short.
With Forex, regardless of your senses, the chosen pair, everything you can with a single click. The market is not affected: In exchange, when a background, a business or a large shareholder sells his shares, the stock drops because they have a strong impact on the market. This is also true in the sense of purchase. You say that it disappears completely would lie to you but it is very limited. Indeed, liquidity is such that the funds or other big players can not significantly influence the price of a currency pair to them alone.
Non-biased analysis: Many analysts work for banks. Now these banks to their customers business analysts are responsible for noting. You will understand that there is a strong connection between the two. The company lobbied the bank to get a good rating under pain of what it changes bank. The bank does not want to lose a client, then it puts pressure on the analyst that it gives a good rating to the company.