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?

In terms of trading volume, the FX market is by far the largest market in the world.

Word of the day
"Golden Cross" - A chart pattern depicting an asset’s short-term moving average crossing its long-term moving average.
Pro Tip

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