What Does Your Economy Import ?

Why do we care what goods or services a country imports? We care because if we know the primary goods and services that a country imports, we know what markets and prices we need to be...

What Are The Central Bank Mandates ?

Why do we care about a country’s central bank, its mandates, and its gold and foreign currency reserve holdings? We care because, perhaps more than any other institution, a country’s central bank can determine whether...

The Principles of Investment Flow

Investment flows represent the money that flows from one coun­try to another as a result of the purchase or sale of assets in one country by an investor from another country. Investment flows are affected by...

Retail Foreign Exchange Dealers

Retail traders are speculators. This one is pretty straightforward. You are a retail trader, and let’s face it, you are not getting into the Forex market to hedge your foreign accounts payable exposure, you...