What are retail market opportunities and challenges?
Forex is the world’s largest financial market, with a daily turnover of $6.6 trillion in 2019, the only one operating 24 hours a day excluding weekends
The bond market is three times larger than the derivatives market and 35 times larger than the stock market.
Most of the market size in the bond market comes from financial institutions such as commercial banks, central banks, hedge funds, investment managers, and multinationals.
Foreign-exchange retail accounts for only 5.5% of the entire global foreign-exchange market
These figures represent significant opportunities for market companies and investors of all kinds
The 2012 Forks Exhibition and Conference, hosted by the Emirate of Dubai, was a platform for dozens of companies offering their services in the Forks market.
It is also an attractive destination for many individual investors in the region, with the largest group between the ages of 30 and 40
Speaker: Hussein Bakr-Chief Economic Analyst-Everest
There are thousands of competing companies in the region, but investors should check their credibility and their licenses. Experts stress the importance of developing the investment and financial culture for foreign currency dealers before entering it
Speaker: The Green Leader — Head of Research — Ikeite Group
Like other aspects of investment, workers in the sector are advised to take into account the risks involved in investing in this market. Profits can be made from Forks, but losses can be incurred at the same time.