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Those of you working in forex market/ Do you think that investing in forex in your "spare" time can be profitable? Or is forex just good business for brokers and big banks?

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  • zacharydavid's picture

    Banks aren't that profitable in currencies either. The decentralized nature of the market leaves their antiquated infrastructure open to a lot of arbitrage.

  • JasonLoh's picture

    well. if soros can make a living out of it, it cant be all bad

  • In reply to zacharydavid
    Revsly's picture

    zacharydavid wrote:
    Banks aren't that profitable in currencies either. The decentralized nature of the market leaves their antiquated infrastructure open to a lot of arbitrage.

    What?

    Jack: They’re all former investment bankers who were laid off from that economic crisis that Nancy Pelosi caused. They have zero real world skills, but God they work hard.
    -30 Rock

  • In reply to zacharydavid
    mjf1288's picture

    zacharydavid wrote:
    Banks aren't that profitable in currencies either. The decentralized nature of the market leaves their antiquated infrastructure open to a lot of arbitrage.

    FICC is the biggest revenue generator for IBs

    twitter- @dorsiareserved

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