panic
A situation where a large number of traders suddenly react in fear, resulting in a sharp market movement, either higher or lower. When many forex market participants become convinced of a currency's Collapse, the ensuing panic selling usually results in that currency's devaluation.
Browse by Subjects
shakeout
circuit breaker
bull trap
exhaustion gap
Black Monday
See All Related Terms »

investment income
normal good
Red Book
business entity concept
exchange premium