A quite night and big data next week – March the 28th 2014

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By David Long

Forex Market Analysis with David Long and Knowledge to Action A quiet night overnight, only thing of note was the British retail sales surge, which helped the trade we have on. Commodities were bid higher with oil up 1% although gold was steady. Bonds […]

Few surprises in Data as PMI’s spook the markets

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By David Long

Forex Market Analysis with David Long and Knowledge to Action There has been little surprises in data, although weaker Chinese and German PMI’s did spook the market a bit. Germany’s was still well above growth though and Draghi last night mentioned the […]

Expecting data to push market direction

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By David Long

Forex Market Analysis – with David Long and Knowledge to Action Last week was the week of Central Bankers, this week is the raw data they look at, starting with a whole bunch of manufacturing PMI today. So the markets will have some directional pushes […]

Aunty Janet let’s one through to the keeper

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By David Long

Forex Market News Aunty Janet let’s one through to the keeper. The US Fed did cut another $10B of the bond purchasing program known as QE3. HOWEVER, it was in the question time after the 2 day meeting that AGSP3 tripped, or did she? Asked if she sees r […]

Putin talks and VIX plunges 7% – Forex Market Analysis – March the 19th 2014

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By David Long

VIX plunges 7% as Putin announces to Russian Parliament not to be scared of him, he will not carve up Ukraine, just steal Crimea back. Stocks rallied for 2nd day as risk appetite increases and safe haven flowed outwards. Oil and soft commodities jumped […]

Crimean fiasco still moving stocks – Forex Market Report – March the 18th 2014

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By David Long

Whilst most media headlines are focused on MH370 the Crimean fiasco is still moving the financial markets around. The volatility in stocks is quiet pronounced with the Euro and US markets spiking higher and VIX retracing and I bought into the S&P50 […]

Currency Pair Analysis – Forex Trading News – March the 18th 2014

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By David Long

Forex Market News AUDCAD – An engulfing buyer bar with no clear indication of next direction. AUDCHF – Has found good support at 7820 area and is making lower highs but also higher lows in a wedge style formation. AUDJPY – Chopping either side of ema’s […]

An end of week view – Forex Trading News – 7th March 2014

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By David Long

Forex Market News Note: US daylight savings starts this weekend. This means the day bar will end in AxiTrader at 8am Sydney time and a new day bar will begin. Once Sydney comes off daylight savings in early April, it will be 7am. It’s a good news week! […]

Forex Trading Results from our Proprietary Trading Manager – Feb 2014

Proprietary Forex Trading Results - February 2014
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Proprietary Forex Trading Results – February 2014 The best trader for the month saw an increase of 2.73% on their account. Whilst they were negative 1% in the 2nd week, this trader took a Cable trade for 3.2% profitable win to turn the account around. […]

Vladimir Putin moves the market

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By David Long

Forex trading news – a mid week view Whiplash! Thanks Putin. Did Putin play the markets or get told off by the big end of town? Perhaps having owned Obama and Kerry in Syrian dispute, Putin got owned by Merkel in Crimea. Whatever the reason the pullbac […]