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In foreign exchange transactions, exposure is the risk that you could lose money due to the exchange rate evolving in a way that is unfavourable to you.

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Theta

Theta (Θ) is one of the so-called Greeks. These are numerical indicators that traders use to measure the risks of a particular options trade. Theta represents time-sensitivity, or time-decay.

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A hedge is an investment that you make in order to manage your risk. When you hedge, you’re minimising or offsetting the possibility you’ll lose money should things go wrong.

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