Get to Know the Eight Financial Markets

By Investment U Research Team When most people think of financial markets, they think of the stock market or forex. While it’s true these are the largest investment markets, they’re far from the only ones. In fact, there are eight unique financial markets—each with different opportunities. Whether you’re a new investor or looking to diversify, it’s worth understanding investment market options.
Here’s a breakdown of each financial market, what types of securities each trades and some of the activity common to them.

A Basic Breakdown of All Financial Markets
1. Stock Markets
Stock markets play host to companies who sell shares of their business to investors. There …read more