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61. Commodity Futures Trading Commission The United States regulatory agency for commodity futures trading (www.cftc.gov).
62. Confirmation Written acknowledgment of a trade, listing important details such as the date, the size of the transaction, the price, the commission, and the amount of money involved.
63. Consumer Price Index A month to month economic indicator which gauges changes in the cost of living by measuring price changes in a common basket of goods and services that most people use, such as food, More…
64. Conversion Rate The value of one currency exchanged for another currency.
65. Convertible Currency A currency that can be exchanged for another without special permission. Today, most of the currencies which were previously unconvertible are now convertible, such as the Polish Zloty. More…
66. Copey Traders' term for the Danish Krone.
67. CORRA Canadian Overnight Money Market Rate - The rate used by financial institutions to borrow money to cover a shortage of funds (primarily for end-of-day settlement) from those institutions More…
68. Correlation A statistical term that refers to a relationship between two seemingly independent things. In forex for example, one could argue that the Euro and the Sterling have a higher correlation More…
69. Correspondent Bank The foreign banks representative who regularly performs services for a bank which has no branch in the relevant centre, e.g. to facilitate the transfer of funds. In the US this often occurs More…
70. Counterpart A participant in a financial transaction.
71. Counterparty The other party in a forex deal. In online spot forex, the counterparty is the market maker.
72. Country Risk By virtue of economic, political, and geographical factors, some countries are more stable than others. Country risk in reference to forex means the stability of the currency and the More…
73. Cover (1) To take out a forward foreign exchange contract. (2) To close out a short position by buying currency or securities which have been sold.
74. CPI See Consumer Price Index.
75. Cross-Rate The exchange rate between 2 currencies where neither of the currencies are USD.
76. Crrency Code The currency codes are specified by ISO 4217. Most codes are composed of the country's two-character country code, and the first character of the national currency name. See also: More…
77. Currency Money issued by a government. Coins and paper money. It is a form of money used as a unit of exchange within a country.
78. Currency Pair The two currencies in a foreign exchange transaction. The “EUR/USD” is an example of a currency pair. See also: Currency
79. Currency Risk The risk that shifts in foreign exchange rates may undermine the dollar or any other foreign currency value of overseas investments. See also: Currency
80. D-MARK See Deutschmark.

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