Category: Currencies


What Are the Major Commodity Currencies?

When you start following financial and forex-related news, you may come across some unfamiliar terms. One of them is likely to be commodity currencies. So what are the commodity currencies and what should you know about trading them? A commodity currency is a name given to currencies of countries which depend heavily on the export of certain raw materials/commodities for income. As a result, the price fluctuations of commodities reflect on these currencies. In forex,  commodity currencies Australian dollar, Canadian dollar, New Zealand dollar, Norwegian krone, South African rand, Brazilian real and the......

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What the Franc, Part 2
Currencies |
April 6, 2015

What the Franc, Part 2

Click here to see full image. Now that you’ve learned the relationship between the franc and the euro (see “What the Franc Part 1″), what does the latest uncapping mean...


How much does Music cost?
Currencies |
March 23, 2015

How much does Music cost?

With the wide-range convenient smartphones now on offer, audio-exclusive devices were thought to be heading to oblivion since the last debut of the fifth-generation iPod Touch in 2012. But is it...


Saving the Turkey
Currencies |
February 9, 2015

Saving the Turkey

Turkey’s currency depreciated more than 5.2 percent in December 2014 against the dollar, making it the fourth-worst-performing emerging-market currency in the same period. And as the majority of world is...


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