Inflation divergence

David Long Forex Team Member
By David Long

Forex Market News A faggot of PMI’s out today from China and Europe will keep prices on the hop. Stocks had a weaker day despite continued strong earnings in both Europe and the US. The selloff attributed to some crazy nut entering Canadian parliament […]

Bounce on ECB and China GDP

David Long Forex Team Member
By David Long

Forex Market News China Data out yesterday in China saw continued strong growth with GDP at 7.3% and industrial production at 8%. Both numbers a tad higher than expectations. This flowed into the commodity markets all of which had strong(ish) moves, a […]

Risk off, for now, as the Christmas rally commences

David Long Forex Team Member
By David Long

Forex Market News Safe haven bid came off in the run to the end of the week, particularly in the Yen. The VIX dropped back as stocks rallied on positive US economic data and earnings results. Whilst this was a minor turnaround at the end of the week, v […]

US Dollar Weakens, but Economy Robust – Forex Trading News – Oct 16th 2014

David Long Forex Team Member
By David Long

Forex Market News Fun and games in last few sessions with safe haven flow still dominating. Stocks continued to get smashed (S&P500 well below August lows now, closing at 1862) as the US retail sales number came out much weaker, as did PPI. Even th […]

Stock Markets Continue to Tumble – Forex Trading News – Oct 14th 2014

David Long Forex Team Member
By David Long

Forex Market News As the stock market continues to tumble there is two opposing forces at play in the US dollar. These different opinions are weighing on the major currencies and creating some volatility and for me confusion. The opposing forces are th […]

What Goes Up Must Come Down! – Forex Trading News – Oct 10th 2014

David Long Forex Team Member
By David Long

Forex Market News Bit of a tussle at the top end, what goes up must come down. Yesterday the bulls had tossed the bears into the air. But overnight the bears back slammed the bulls and then rubbed their noses in it. This kind of whippy action is to be […]

Monthly Newsletter – Forex Psychology with Saira Khalid

Saira Khalid
By Learn to Trade

Time Management in Trading Time is the scarcest resource and unless it is managed properly nothing can be managed. – Peter Drucker September proved to be such an awesome month for many of our traders and it brings my attention to applying some of the t […]

VIX down 12%! – Forex Trading News – Oct 9th 2014

David Long Forex Team Member
By David Long

Forex Market News The Fed minutes gave volatility a shot in the arm, VIX down 12%! Highlights are: “the concern was raised that the reference to ‘considerable time’ in the current forward guidance could be misunderstood as a commitment rather than as d […]

Stocks Globally Take a Turn for the Worse – Forex Trading News – Oct 8th 2014

David Long Forex Team Member
By David Long

Forex Market News Stocks globally took a turn for the worse overnight, as the IMF (why are we still caring about what they say, they haven’t been right in years?) downgrades global outlook. The Yanks are apparently also scared about what might happen d […]

Draghi All Bark, No Bite – Forex Trading News – Oct 3rd 2014

David Long Forex Team Member
By David Long

Forex Market News It would seem that Draghi is all bark and no bite. Investors overnight disappointed that the ECB not only did nothing but also announced bugger all really. He announced some bond and other asset purchases over the next 2 years in a fu […]