Trader's Glossary

Black Wednesday

Slang term for September 16, 1992, when George Soros broke the Bank of England, earning himself over $1 billion while causing the British government to withdraw the pound from the European Exchange Rate Mechanism.
Did you know?

Many consider the year 1880 A.D. to mark the beginning of modern foreign exchange. The reason for this is that it was during this year that the gold standard was first introduced.

Word of the day
"Economic Report" - The publication of key data on the health of a country’s economy. Economic Reports are also known as Economic Releases.
Pro Tip

Do not open a real account before doing some demo-trading.