Safe Haven

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These are Assets that are considered relatively low-risk investments and are usually bought up in times of uncertainty. They are typically low-paying but are deemed stable by market participants.

Two of the most popular safe haven assets in the forex market are the http://www.babypips.com/forexpedia/United_States_Dollars and the http://www.babypips.com/forexpedia/Japanese_Yen. Oftentimes, when risk aversion is in play, these two currencies rally against their counterparts.

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