Over The Counter market with no centralized location, you can invest from anywhere.
No one can corner the market
The market is so vast and has so many participants that no single entity can control the market price for an extended period of time. Although it should be noted that when certain prominent figures speak they can move the market dramatically.
No expensive middlemen
Spot/Day trading investments illuminates the need for brokerage houses, in addition, allows you to trade directly with the market via, the Market Maker or Broker connected to the liquidity providers, that make up the market
No clearing fees, no exchange fees, no brokerage fees. Most retail Brokers make their money through the spread
The retail transaction cost the bid/ask spread is typically less than 0.1% under normal market conditions.
24-hours a day
Five days a week, the Forex market never sleeps.
In Forex investing, a small margin controls a much larger market contract value. Leverage gives the investor the possibility to make excellent returns on investment, keeping risk capital to a minimum however, care must be taken using excessively high leverage.
The Forex market is vast, it is also extremely liquid. Under normal market conditions, you can instantaneously buy and sell at will as there will usually be a counterparty to take the other side of your trade/deal. You are never “stuck” in an investment, unlike fiscal “stock” traders that may be left hanging, with stocks falling and nobody to BUY.
Online Forex brokers offer “mini” and “micro” trading accounts, some with a minimum account deposit of $50 or less. It’s not advised to enter the markets at this level however, it does allow clients to have the experience with almost no exposure.
Laptop, tablet, P.C. and even your mobile phone can be used to execute and monitor your investments.
“Practice” or “demo” accounts to experiment and try different strategies, along with real-time Forex news and charting services, E.A. systems.