The Dollar Articles and Resources
Among all financial markets, the foreign exchange (forex) value of the dollar ranks as one of the most important. Not only is the dollar (USD) the official currency of the United States, but it also serves as the preferred reserve currency for the entire world economy.
Its role as a global reserve makes the U.S. dollar uniquely important for investors to keep track of. The strength or weakness of the dollar has significant implications for the price of gold, as well. Our commentary on the dollar and its impact globally is gathered together here.