This article is taken from the Forex Journal, a special edition by Trader’s Journal magazine in Nov 2007.

The author is Peter Pontikis, who is the Group Treasury Strategist for Suncorp Banking. He has also authored a book on trading foreign exchange and is the current treasurer of the International Federation of Technical Analysts (IFTA)


  • Peter Pontikis outlines the primary players in trading Forex. If you want to learn the game, it is vitally important to know who the other players are!

Foreign exchange,’ ‘Forex’ or ‘FX’ is the home of the inter-bank and wholesale market for exchanging one currency for another and thrives in what is an enormous sea of money. It trades across the globe in over 100 currency pairs in the largest of the world’s financial markets!

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