Hedging is the practice of reducing risk exposure by opening positions in two different instruments that are either inversely correlated or cancel each other out.
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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.
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"Lagging Indicator" - A technical indicator that shows changes in the economy after they have occurred.
Most market activity occurs when at least two market centres are open at the same time.