Trader's Glossary

Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)

A U.S. government commission that is responsible for regulating the securities markets, as well as for protecting investors.
Did you know?

U.S. President Richard Nixon is credited with enabling a free-floating currency system after ending the Bretton Woods Accord.

Word of the day
"Open Position" - A trade that has still not been settled.
Pro Tip

Try to stay away from bucket shops.