Costs, rebates and margins
Discover how the world’s largest and most liquid financial market operates. We explain how international currencies are traded and give you the key facts you need to know before you enter this popular market.
Learn how you can use leverage to gain a large exposure to a financial market with a relatively small initial outlay. Leverage can magnify your profit, but we explain that it’s important to use it with care, because it also increases your risk of loss.
Short selling enables traders to profit in a down market or protect existing investments. Find out how and why short selling can become a key part of a balanced trading strategy.