When an uninitiated reader encounters the collocation "financial market", they discern no difference between such terms as "stock market", "exchange", "Forex", "equity market", "bond market", "currency market", "derivative market", etc. So, I think there should be an explanation what the financial market really is. First of all, understand and remember that the financial market is not just a place for trading, but the entire system of the economic relations, which appeared in the process of exchanging different goods and recourses.
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If you are a beginner trader, you are sure to be asking a question to yourself: Which market to choose for trading? The options are actually scarce: you can choose from Forex, stock market, and the new crypto market. Each of the above are virtually the same in terms of difficulty level, and each of the assets you can find there, be it a stock, a currency, a crypto, or a futures contract, acts in the same way for building an investment portfolio. In order to decide where to trade, you as a trader have to be knowledgeable not only about the markets as such, but also about your counterparts, or trading partners.