Many have heard about the possibilities of fairly large earnings on Forex, but not everyone clearly understands what kind of Forex market is and exactly how you can make money on it. The Forex market began to form in the 70s of the last century. The refusal of all world powers from the gold standard in 1976 served as the basis for the creation of Forex. Since that time, countries have switched to the Jamaican system. Currency rates began to depend on market relations, and not set by the state, as it was before.