Tickmill Group Consists of the below Entities:
Tickmill UK Ltd
Authorised and Regulated by the FCA UK
Negative Balance protection
FSCS Protection
84 Trading Instruments
Tickmill Europe Ltd
Authorised and Regulated by CySEC
Negative Balance protection
ICF Protection
84 Trading Instruments
Tickmill Ltd
Authorised and Regulated by the FSA SC
Negative Balance protection
84 Trading Instruments

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.

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Personal Income keyboard_arrow_down
Measures an individuals’ total annual gross earnings from wages, business enterprises and various investments. Personal income is the key to personal spending, which accounts for 2/3 of GDP in the major economies.
Pips keyboard_arrow_down
The smallest unit of price for any foreign currency. Digits added to or subtracted from the fourth decimal place, i.e. 0.0001. Also called Points.
Political Risk keyboard_arrow_down
Exposure to changes in governmental policy which will have an adverse effect on an investor’s position.
Position keyboard_arrow_down
The netted total holdings of a given currency.
Premium keyboard_arrow_down
In the currency markets, describes the amount by which the forward or futures price exceed the spot price.
Price Transparency keyboard_arrow_down
Describes quotes to which every market participant has equal access.
Profit/Loss keyboard_arrow_down
The actual “realized” gain or loss resulting from trading activities on Closed Positions, plus the theoretical “unrealized” gain or loss on Open Positions that have been Mark-to-Market.
Purchasing Managers Index Services (Eurozone, UK) keyboard_arrow_down
Measures an outlook of purchasing managers in the service sector. Such managers are surveyed on a number of subjects including employment, production, new orders, supplier deliveries, and inventories. Readings above 50 generally indicate expansion, while reading below 50 suggest economic contraction.
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