Found this "funny" facts online... but to tell you the truth, it is hard to find any information on forex not related to charts and brokers waaaaaay too serious
- GBPUSD is known as cable . This is because before global satellites and fibre optics – the London and New York stock exchanges were connected using a giant steel cable under the Atlantic.
*Optimistic traders are known as bulls, whereas downbeat ones are called bears. This (supposedly) derives from how each animal attacks, in that a bull strikes upward while a bear swipes downward.