What is Forex?

Browse our forex basics page for a list of common terms associated with forex trading. Find out the meanings of common terms you’ll hear a forex broker or trader use throughout their trading day. We recommend getting familiar with the forex basics page to all new live account holders and those operating demo accounts as well.

It’s also helpful to visit our “What is Forex?” page to get a brief introduction to things like forex trading concepts and how forex trading differs from other financial markets. Find out just what is forex and how it operates differently than the regular stock market.