Trade is the exchange of money for something which might be cloth, information ,idea, goods and services etc . the internet has created a platform for international trade to take place without barriers such as currency, distance, language etc.
Moreover, there are many things to trade on the internet they include but not limited to the following :
1. Gold:That is when the gold bars become “registered” stocks. … That means that this inventory exists and is set aside to make delivery against gold futures contracts.Traders who stand for delivery, rather than cash payment, when their contract settles take delivery of the warehouse receipt.
2. Stock: A stock trader or equity trader or share trader is a person or company involved in trading equity securities. Stock traders may be an agent, hedger, arbitrageur, speculator, stockbroker. … Stock shares in smaller public companies are bought and sold in over-the-counter (OTC) markets.
3. CFD: A contract for difference (CFD) is a popular form of derivative trading. CFD trading enables you to speculate on the rising or falling prices of fast-moving global financial markets (or instruments) such as shares, indices, commodities, currencies and treasuries.
4. INFORMATION: information they say is power. the more information you have the more powerful and successful you become. Teaching what you know is one of the best business selling right now. No matter how you look down on that information of yours someone else needs it. If you package it very well it can sell on the internet it called information marketing.
5. FOREX/DIGITAL :currency money serve as medium of exchange , unlike the primitive system of trade where goods are exchange for goods and service for service that they called trade by batter. so , no business transaction will take place without money exchanging hands . on the internet, there are currencies generally accepted as a medium of exchange they include the almighty united states dollars, British pounds among others. The trade of these currencies is a gold mine one need to tape into . you can buy and sell foreign currency on the internet , what you need to do is to study the market very well know when is safe to buy and when to sell.
The latest innovation in the Forex trading is the digital currency like : bit coin, ertecum among others these currencies does not belong to any country , they are generally accepted only on the internet that is why they are called digital currency.
6. gadget/electronics: gadget and electronic like phones and its accessories, computer and its accessories , home appliances etc the demand for these goods is very high due to their importance in the i.c.t revolution that is going on.