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Investing in the Chinese Yuan: Appreciation Imminent?

With the impressive economic growth in China, many investors are getting interested in owning Chinese currency, aka the Yuan (which translates as round coin) or Renminbi. The distinction between the two is that the Yuan is the actual unit of currency while the Renminbi is name of the Chinese currency. A good comparison would be […]

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Inflation Fighting Investment? Try Currency ETF’s

By Brian O’Connell Former President Ronald Reagan once defined inflation as “violent as a mugger, as frightening as a mugger, and as deadly as a hit man.” Our 40th president wasn’t exaggerating. Inflation is nature’s financial way of eating your income without you knowing it – or at least not right away. That’s the case […]

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Why there are no commissions in Forex Trading?

When trading stocks, futures or options an investor will use a broker who executes the trade and charge a commission for the service. Forex trading, however does not involve commissions. Forex trading firms are dealers not brokers – they assume market risk by acting as a counterparty to the trade. Forex dealers make money through […]

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Forex Market Participants

The main participants in the forex market are central banks, commercial and investment banks, hedge funds, pension funds, corporations and private speculators. An estimated 95% of the daily trading volume in the is done by speculators and investors – ranging from the individual trader to the leading banks of the world. The remaining 5% is […]

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