On a regular business day, just as Bursa Malaysia draws to a close at 5pm, markets in the United States are getting ready for trades in roughly three hours’ time, giving meaning to the phrase “making your money work harder.” For not only can one trade for eight hours in the local market, there are opportunities to trade throughout 24 hours now. Which means there are always opportunities to be had in another market.
What are the upsides to trading in a foreign market?
Besides the element of risk which is prevalent in any form of investment/trading, choosing to trade in a foreign market has some smart and attractive upsides:
Consider global trading as a form of investment diversification. Although there is an element of risk, there are benefits to be had from global trading.
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