Trader's Glossary

Capital at Risk (CaR)

A measure of the amount of money exposed to being lost, either in a trading account or in a particular trade.
Did you know?

The GBP/USD pair is widely referred to as “cable”. The term dates back to the 19th century, during which the exchange rate between the U.S. dollar and the British Pound was transmitted across the Atlantic via a huge cable that ran across the ocean floor and connected the two countries.

Word of the day
"Spread Betting" - The practice of betting on the price movement of a specific currency pair without buying or selling it.
Pro Tip

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