The period of the day during which Asian markets are open for business.
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If overwhelmed by pessimism and falling prices, the FX market is defined as “bearish”, while if characterised by optimism and rising prices, it is called “bullish”. These two terms derive from the way in which bears and bulls attack their opponents, with the former swiping its paws downwards and the latter thrusting its horns upwards.
Word of the day
"Swing Trader" - A currency trader who places short-term trades in order to benefit from short-lived trends.
Most market activity occurs when at least two market centres are open at the same time.