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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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Yield is how much you’ve earned or can expect to earn from an investment over a specific period of time, expressed as a percentage of the amount you originally invested or your investment’s current market value.

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Japanese Yen Carry Trade

A carry trade is a type of foreign exchange trade in which you borrow money in one currency at low interest and use it to make high-interest investments in another currency (Yen — Japan’s currency).

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