Glossary


All | A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
There are currently 9 names in this directory beginning with the letter F.
Federal Reserve
The central bank of the United States, responsible for overseeing the financial system of the country. This is the leading financial instituation in the world.

Fiat
This is term used to describe traditional currencies as opposed to cryptocurrencies.

Fibonacci
A common technical tool used by analysts to identify potential levels of support and resistance based on key numbers.

Fill
The act of executing a transaction on a trading platform.

Financial Instrument
The asset that is used in a trade. This could be a stock, bond, or commodity.

Flat
This describes a situation when a trader does not have any running positions in the market.

Forex
A slang term for Foreign Exchange.

FUD
FUD is an acronym that stands for fear, uncertainty, and doubt. It is often used by traders to reference the negative attitude surrounding cryptocurrency.

Fundamental Analysis
A method of market analysis used to evaluate related economic, financial and other qualitative and quantitative factors that affect the performance of a particular financial instrument.