Tag: America

Counterfeiting By The Numbers [Infographic]

For instance, did you know that in 2011, over 3,000 people were arrested for counterfeiting? Or that North Korea produces something called “Supernotes”? Or that the amount of counterfeit money taken out of the American system has quadrupled in the past five years?

Read more: http://www.learnvest.com/2012/05/infographic-counterfeiting-by-the-numbers-123/#ixzz1w9HQB52m

Counterfeiting By The Numbers INFOGRAPHIC

Source   http://www.ironfx.com/

Anatomy of the Forex Market – Infographic

Anatomy of the Forex Market Infographic

Source   http://www.pepperstone.com/

 

By Instruments
Foreign exchange swaps – $1,8 trillion – 45%
Spot – $1,5 trillion – 37,5%
Outright forwards – $475 billions – 11,9%
Currency options – $207 billions – 5,2%
Currency swap – $43 billions – 1%

By Counterparties
with other financial institutions (hedge funds, pension funds, central banks) – $1,9 trillion – 47,7%
with bank dealers – $1,5 trillion – 37,5%
with non-financial customers (corporations and governance) – $533 billions – 13,4%
private traders – $60 billions – 1,5%