Direct and Indirect Quotes in Foreign Exchange (FX)

As a cooperative professor of International Financial Management, I find many of my students initially confused by the indirect and direct quotes of foreign exchange. It does not help that most textbooks introduce this very practical concept in theoretical examples that contribute to the bewilderment, and others get the formulas incorrect. The idea itself is straightforward. Exchange Rates can be written in two ways. Travelers … Continue reading Direct and Indirect Quotes in Foreign Exchange (FX)