Forex Glossary

Forex Terms starting in "V"

Forex Terms starting in "V"

  • V-Formation →

    V-Formation is a chart pattern that is interpreted as a signal for reversal of a trend.

  • Value Date →

    The date when counterparts to a financial transaction agree to exchanging payments. For spot currency transactions, the value date is normally two business days from when the position is opened. Also known as maturity date.

  • Vanilla →

    A simple option whose terms and conditions do not include any provisions other than exercise style, expiry and strike. Exotic options have additional terms.

  • Variation Margin →

    Additional funds that must be deposited as a result of dramatic price movements.

  • Vega →

    Expresses the price change of an option for a one per cent change in the implied volatility.

  • Volatility →

    A measure of price fluctuation.

  • Volume →

    A measure of the level of trading activity.

Forex Trading Terms (Alphabetical)