The FX market is also known as the international foreign exchange market. Dealing can take place between any two countries with unique monetary systems is the foundation for the fx market and the background of the trading in this marketplace. The FX market is over 30 years old, established in the 1970′s where you are not speculating or dealing in business concerns instead it is based on the buying and selling of currencies.
The main difference between the fx market and the stock market that difference is the amount of trading that goes on here an amazing two trillion dollars or more can be traded each day A much higher amount than the money that is traded on the daily stock market of any country. The forex market is one that involves multiple financial institutions within a country and another countries counterparts to those institutions.