Flexibility in trading - Foreign Exchange Market provides a lot of flexibility to the traders and business men with respect to trading goods and services.
There is no restriction or limit on how much currency to be used for trading.
A 24-Hour Market - The Forex market is the only market that operates on a continuous basis, because of the geographical dispersion between the various markets around the globe.
Forex trading is not available on Saturdays and Sundays.
Commission Free - Forex trading does not involve commissions.
Traders pay for the spread involved, and this can be as small as 2 units at four decimal places.
Recession Proof Market - Traders can make profitable trades on the Forex market regardless of whether there is a bull or a bear market trend.
The market is bi-directional, and traders can buy and sell both.
High Leverage - Forex brokers may offer traders 100 times leverage, or even more favorable credit terms, for every dollar invested.
This can help keep contract costs down and potential profits higher.
Traders who only have a small amount of capital can take advantage of this leverage to get more lucrative successful trades.
Highest Market Trading Volume - The Forex market has the highest market trading volume out of all the markets.
The daily volume can range from $4 trillion US dollars to $6 trillion US dollars.
No other market can compete with this volume of trading.