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Most traded currency pairs on the forex market in 2020

The U.S. dollar dominated the list of the most traded currency pairs in 2020, being involved all of the top seven. The most common forex transaction in that year was the euro and the U.S. dollar, which account for almost 28 percent of all currency exchanges. This was followed by the U.S. dollar and the yen, then the U.S. dollar and the British pound. The most common pair excluding the U.S. dollar was the euro and the yen, which accounted for less than four percent of all trades.

Leading forex currency pairs in 2020, by share of total trades

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