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Forex Glossary

The Industry's Most Important Terms Explained

The forex industry is made up of countless definitions and it's easy to forget a few along the way. But because no forex education can be complete without a glossary of forex terms, we've compiled one which aims at explaining key definitions in the simplest way possible. This way, you'll never be lost or confused again!


Retail Sales (US)

An economic report presenting the US total retail sales as well as the percentage change of the last month.  It is based on a survey of about 5000 retail firms. It shows demand in consumer goods which constitutes about 70% of the GDP.  Released, monthly by the US Census Bureau.

Category: Economic Reports

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