Glossary of Terms

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Below is a glossary of terms that are used in the online trading industry. Select the first letter of the word you are seeking from the list above to jump to the appropriate section of the glossary.

Close a Position

The process of closing an active trade by either selling a long position (also referred to as simply “buy”) or covering a short position (also referred to as simply “sell”).