The Foreign Currency Exchange markets and trading platforms have been a superior arena for committed individual investors over the last decade or so. It can be a lucrative hobby and a very rewarding lifestyle to swap global currencies for the difference in exchange rates. The following are some points to ponder when comparing stocks, shares, services, and mutual funds with the Forex market.
In the Forex market, an average day sees around 1.9 trillion US dollars worth of trade. There are institutional and individual traders in almost every country in the world who are involved and have a personal interest in this greatest of commodities. The biggest market in the world is made up of over 7000 foreign banks and small and large speculators.