This is something i learned very fast but also leverage gives the small trader the ability to make decent profits along the way, its all about using risk management and SL on your positions to keep your money safe
Yes, leverage is important in forex business, without leverage maybe retail trader they cant take part in forex trading because to buy 1 lot need real value contract size $100.000, with leverage trader can trade in small portion even start using 0.01 lot size still okay.
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