Letter S Dictionary

Services PMI – UK

A monthly guage of the UK service sector that takes into account business outlook….

short position

A trader is in a SHORT POSITION when she sells a currency pair.

short sale

A trader is in a SHORT POSITION when she sells a currency pair…

Small Business Confidence – Japan

A measure of small businesses optimism. As small businesses tend to be more sensitive…

SNB Three-Month Target Libor Rate – Switzerland

The target interest rate set by the Swiss National Bank (SNB). Adjusting the…

Spread Trading – Futures vs FX

Futures – In Futures Spread Trading the trader simultaneously buys (longs)…

stop entry

An Entry Order is an order to enter the market at a specified price.Entry orders…

SVME Manufacturing PMI – Switzerland

Tracks trends in the Swiss Manufacturing sector. The Purchasing Manager’s Index…

stop-loss

A Stop Loss is an order to close a trade when the market moves a specified amount…