Amazingly enough it was only a few years ago that trading currencies or trading stocks and shares was purely an offline transaction and to hunt for a broker often meant reading through the adverts of the Financial Times.
To buy stocks and shares, you would have to hunt down and place a call to your stock brokerage or even your bank and start moving money around to buy the stocks and shares and then move the money back around when you sold the stocks and share. Well how those archaic times are fast becoming distant memories.
Now we are faced with a huge explosion of online alternatives for trading stocks, trading shares and trading currency (forex/fx).
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