Glossary

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SALE PRICE

A price at which a trader sells a trading instrument.

SHORT

Termin used when trader open sell position.

SPREAD

A difference between buy and sale price expressed in points.

STOP LOSS

An instruction to the trading platform to automatically close the position, if the price comes close to a certain level. Stop loss is required to limit capital losses.

STOP OUT

A forced closure of client's positions by the broker, if acceptable level of losses is reached.

STORAGE

Payment for a swap of an unclosed position to the next day.

SUPPORT

A level, reaching which asset price growth is expected.

SWAP

Difference in credit interest rates for currencies used in trades. Its take place at open positions left for overnight.