What Is Unrealized Income in Forex Trading?

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Unrealized income is the difference between the actual results of a certain market activity and the unrealized profits or losses from that activity. In the foreign exchange market, unrealized income is made up of foreign currency gains or losses from one currency to another and from hedging or holding certain foreign exchange positions. Unrealized income is considered income that has not yet been realized as it has not been taken out of the market.