Common currencyA currency that is shared by more than one country. Thus the currency of a currency area.
Currency riskCurrency risk
Uncertainty about the future value of a currency.
Currency speculationCurrency speculation
To buy or sell a currency in anticipation of its appreciation or depreciation respectively, the intent being to make a profit or avoid a loss. See speculation.
Currency swapCurrency swap
An arrangement in which two parties exchange a series of cashflows in one currency for a series of cashflows in another currency, at agreed intervals over an agreed period.Companies would do this where they have existing borrowings in a currency which they want to convert into a borrowing in another currency. If its borrowing is at a fixed rate, and it is exchanging for another fixed rate borrowing, the swap is a 'fixed rate currency swap'.Unlike an interest rate swap, a currency swap usually does involve an exchange of the principal borrowed amount as well as the interest payments.
Currency futureCurrency future
A financial future contract for the delivery of a specified foreign currency.
Multicurrency loansMulticurrency loans
Gives the borrower the possibility of drawing a loan in different currencies.
Further SuggestionsCurrency swap
Currency put option
Foreign currency option
Currency risk sharing
Comptroller of the Currency
Foreign currency futures contract
Foreign currency translation