USD/HKD: the currency pair reflects the price of the US dollar in term of the Hong Kong dollars. Due to certain peculiarities, it’s considered a rather exotic currency instrument.
Some of the aspects of USD/HKD:
—limited price range;
—HKD rate is affected by the USD, changes in the US economy and in the economies of the other trade partners;
—amenable to forecasts.
Due to low volatility, the pair is often chosen by beginners, but it also can be used by professional traders for margin transactions.
Factors influencing the price of USD/HKD:
—balances of trade;
—balance of payments between the two countries;
—changes in economy and politics;
—changes on HKD regulation.