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Accrual

An allocation of premiums and discounts on exchange rates which relates to the transaction of depositing a Swap (Interest rate differences) throughout the transaction duration.

 

Adjustment

Aggregate Demand

Aggregate Risk

Analyst

Arbitrage

Ascending Trend Channel

Ask (Offer) Price

Ask price

Ask, Bid

Asset

Asset Allocation

ATR Indicator (Average True Range)

Aussie

Average True Range (ATR)

Back Testing

Balance of payments

Band

Bank Line

Bank Rate

Base Currency

Basis Point

Basis Trading

Bear

Bear market

Bid

Bid Price

Bollinger Bands

Broker

Bull

Bull Market

Buy Signal

Buying Rate

Candlestick Chart

CFD (Contract for Differences)

Contagion

Convertible bond

Counter Currency

Country Risk

Currency

Day trader

Day Trading

Dealer

Deflator

Devaluation

Direct quotation

Directional Index ADX Average

Dirty Float

Doji

Double Top

Economic Indicator

Exchange

FCM (Futures Commission Merchant)

Floating exchange rate

Forex

Forward

Forward Contract

Futures Contract

Index

Inside information

Institutional Investors

Intervention

Investment Portfolio

Leverage

Limit Order

Liquidity

Lot

Market Maker

Market Value

Monetary policy