Saturday 07 May '11Recent currency wars and its power to change asset prices globally have highlighted the usefulness of currencies for trading and investment. Mega-investors like George Soros made their fortunes trading in currencies. Currencies are also more liquid than any other asset with volumes higher than the combined volumes of equities and commodities.
Saturday 06 Dec '08The last decade has seen an incessant rise in commodity prices. Most commodities touched all-time highs leading to predictions about a continued bull-run for the next decade or more.