By Tim Weithers

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-Professor Jack Clark Francis, PhD, Professor of Economics and Finance, Bernard Baruch College

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S. currency is recognized and generally accepted around the world, it is also frequently ridiculed—for two reasons: the bills are all the same color (with recent advances only marginally tempering this criticism) and they are all the same size! Can You Trade Every Currency? No. Some countries limit or restrict trade in their money. 14 The Euro Coins Trading Money 21 gory include the Russian Ruble and the Chinese Renminbi or Yuan. , compensation) occurs in another, unrestricted currency. There have also been occasions when countries have wished or sought to discourage trading in their currency.

Indeed, mention of “the” stock market brings to mind Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange. ) In the realm of equities (or stock), there is a distinction drawn between “listed” (as in “listed on the New York Stock Exchange” or “the Big Board”) and “OTC” (as in over-the-counter). 1 Where does the terminology OTC come from? Was there ever a counter over which transactions took place? As with most terminology, this expression likely 35 36 FOREIGN EXCHANGE has its origins grounded in fact. At one time, individuals engaged in the trading of (paper) security certificates out-of-doors over tabletops in lower Manhattan; no doubt, inclement weather is only one of the many reasons that the members of the American Curbside Brokers Association moved indoors, changed their name, and established the American Stock Exchange (AMEX)—a rival of the NYSE.

Though it may sound odd when articulated in this way, when we are buying hamburgers, we are selling Dollars, and the price identifies the rate of exchange. And though it may sound even stranger, McDonald’s buys Dollars with hamburgers, though almost everyone would identify McDonald’s typical daily activity as selling hamburgers. Every time you buy one thing, you sell another thing (noting explicitly that this refers to one transaction, not two) and every time you sell something, you necessarily buy something else in exchange.

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