One of the major reasons why Forex otherwise known as Foreign Exchange Market is very popular and still exists is the involvement of nations and bigger organizations that buy and sells currencies and commodities from external sources. In other for these transactions to take places just as the name implies, there will be an exchange of currencies between two or more countries.

The same way a traveler will exchange his local currency to the currency he resides, the same applies to banks, organizations and nations on a larger scale because the purchasing power of each currencies are not the same.

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