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Dealing with foreign exchange risk

Also referred to as currency risk, foreign exchange risk refers to the probability of a business’ value depreciating due to the change in values of currency. Businesses that deal with export and imports are the ones mainly affected by [...]
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The causes and effects of Inflation

Inflation has always been a key part of our economy, historically and financially. The so called ‘value of money’ is constantly changing, and in turn shaping our lives and society. We often hear a lot about inflation on the news, [...]
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Bonds: What are they?

What are Bonds? Simply put, they’re a loan that you give out to businesses or governments, that come with a promise that you’ll receive your initial money back in addition to any interest you might have earned. Governments and big [...]