Costs 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 profits, but we explain that it’s important to use it with care, because it also increases your risk of loss.
Find out how analysts use charts to study investor behaviour and understand patterns in the market. Learn to use the different charts available to you and identify price patterns as they form.