Trader's Glossary

Balance of Trade Report (BOT)

An economic indicator that tracks the difference between the value of goods and services imported and exported by a country or economic region on a monthly basis.
Did you know?

Telephones and telex used for trading quotes were replaced in 1973, as Reuters introduced computer monitors.

Word of the day
"Front Running" - The illegal broker practice of promoting their own interests with foreknowledge of events that are likely to affect the market.
Pro Tip

Always check if a broker is regulated before opening an account.