Trader's Glossary

Currency Intervention

Trading activities of a government or central bank that have the purpose of controlling or manipulating the exchange rate of their own currency.
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.

UP