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Rookie Currency Traders Are Causing Trouble

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-03-20/rookie-currency-traders-are-causing-trouble-at-crucial-moments   by Lananh Nguyen It’s been something of a common lament among Wall Street veterans for a while now. And it goes, more or less, like this: All these darn twenty-something-year-olds around here have no idea what they’re doing. Perhaps it’s just the typical grousing of community elders, but last week, the Bank for […]

CFTC Weekly Positions Report: Safe Haven with a twist

http://www.fxstreet.com/analysis/cftc-weekly-positions-report-safe-haven-with-a-twist-201607111352 Latest CFTC positions data, published on Friday, reveals moderate defensive positioning by leveraged type account (speculative investors), with the usual Safe Haven suspects (Precious Metals, US Treasury Bonds, Yen and VIX) gain ground in term of long speculative positions. Having said that, two assets stand out, the Mexican Peso and the Canadian Dollar. Both […]

Nonfarm Payrolls + currencies: How to trade the US employment report

Have you ever wondered why the market reacts as it reacts to the US NFP? FXStreet Chief Analyst Valeria Bednarik explains why is that sometimes the dollar falls on a good reading? what do salaries have to do with the FED? Why is that some currencies rally, and others remain neutral? All these questions and […]

Equity Rebound Extension – Bruno Estier

Click here to view on YouTube. As all the equity markets rise, is this good news for global markets? Bruno Estier, Independent Market Strategist You can view this video and the full video archive on the Dukascopy TV page: http://www.dukascopy.com/tv/en/#182255 Transcript 00 so we really have to give the boys a benefit of the doubt […]

FXStreet announces the winners of the Forex Best Awards 2016

With its annual Forex Best Awards, FXStreet rewards the best analysts and educators of the Forex market. Barcelona — FXStreet, the leading Forex information website, is excited to announce the winners of the sixth edition of its Forex Best Awards that rewards the best analysis, educational content and contributors on its website. Best Analysis: “Elliott […]

Martin Armstrong is the Forex Person of the Year 2015

http://about.fxstreet.com/martin-armstrong-is-the-forex-person-of-the-year-2015/?utm_source=contributors&utm_medium=email&utm_content=blogpost&utm_campaign=FXperson2015 The Forex Person of the year 2015 is economist and financial strategist Martin Armstrong. Martin Armstrong, once a financial strategist and advisor to over one trillion dollars of asset, developed a computer model based on the number Pi and other cyclical theories to predict economic turning points with eerie accuracy. He is the person […]

Women in Forex – Raghee Horner: “Balance is about juggling… success is about flow”

From the FXstreet.com Women in Forex Series http://about.fxstreet.com/women-in-forex-raghee-horner-balance-is-about-juggling-success-is-about-flow/ Raghee Horner has been trading since she was 17, she’s now 43. Almost half her life.  We interviewed her in 2010 about her career and life. Today, as part of our “Women in Forex – 5 years later” series, we talked with her to know what she […]

Carry and Trend Following Returns in the Foreign Exchange Market

Click here to download the paper. Recent research has confirmed the behaviour of traders that significant excess returns can be achieved from following the predictions of the carry trade which involves buying currencies with relatively high short-term interest rates, or equivalently a high forward premium, and selling those with relatively low interest rates. This paper […]

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