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.
- Japanese Economy Watchers Survey keyboard_arrow_down
- Measures the mood of businesses that directly service consumers such waiters, drivers, and beauticians. Readings above 50 generally signal improvements in sentiment.
- Japanese Machine Tool Orders keyboard_arrow_down
- Measures the total value of new orders placed with machine tool manufactures. Machine tool orders are a measure of the demand for machines that make machines, a leading indicator of future industrial production. Strong data generally signals that manufacturing is improving and that the economy is in an expansion phase.