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Why Do Currencies Go Up And Down?

There’s been a ton of volatility in currency markets lately. But unlike with stocks (the economy) and bonds (interest rates), the drivers of currencies and the impacts of fluctuations are not always obvious.

First let’s take a look at exactly what’s been going on lately. Relative to the dollar basically everything…



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Tony Yiu

Data scientist. Founder Alpha Beta Blog. Doing my best to explain the complex in plain English. Support my writing: