Trader's Glossary

Institutional Trader

A hedge fund, life insurance company, multinational corporation or any other entity that controls huge pools of capital and trades currencies on a large scale, thereby having the ability to influence the market with its trading activities.
Did you know?

The average daily trading volume in the foreign exchange market exceeds $5 trillion.

Word of the day
"No Dealing Desk (NDD)" - A No-Dealing-Desk broker passes its clients’ trades straight through to liquidity providers without intervening between the two parties.
Pro Tip

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