2015 starts the same as 2014 finished

David Long Forex Team Member
By David Long

Forex Market News Hello dear readers, welcome to 2015. Much of what was happening to the end of last year still continues into this year and should continue for some time yet. I am talking the two major stories, being oil and greenbacks. OIL Both these […]

Monthly Newsletter – Forex Psychology with Saira Khalid

Saira Khalid
By bsuper

2015 Incremental changes lead to lasting  New Year always brings with it new vibes and many of us decide to change a thing or two in our lives. At surface level the idea of change sounds so appealing and invigorating but only if it was true we would em […]

2015…the year of opportunity and wearing diamonds!

Forex Market News
By Learn to Trade

Forex Market News If the last 2 months of 2014 are anything to go by, 2015 is going to be a massive year for global financial markets. If you’re not ready and raring to go, then you’re only going to be chasing the bus or getting run over. QE, rate cuts […]

Market Report – Aunty Janet

David Long Forex Team Member
By David Long

Forex Market News FOMC Aunty Janet sees no “normalization” of rates. Just heard her say the Fed’s mandate is low jobs and price stability and that is what she is working on. To the Fed, the drop in oil is “transitory” and I would have to agree there. S […]

Market Report – Still safe haven flows dominate

David Long Forex Team Member
By David Long

Forex Market News Oil Is still slippery as it falls further, below $61 now, down another 4% as I write. Base metals and soft commodities are falling again too, including milk. Safe Haven The bid for safe haven assets is still there, with the Yen apprec […]

A Greek Tragedy

David Long Forex Team Member
By David Long

Forex Market News Safe haven flow continued overnight as Greek stock index got routed 13%! This was due to the Greek PM moving forward the election to Dec 17. An election he is unlikely to win. And the radical Syriza had vowed to roll back the unpopula […]

Some safe haven flows

David Long Forex Team Member
By David Long

Forex Market News USD The Greenback is still the king at the moment. Emerging markets are at decade lows, Russia is stuffed, although there is minor bounces overnight due to oil and other energy prices. Oil The liquid gold has lost its sheen and has hi […]

RBA Day and Dead Cats Bouncing

David Long Forex Team Member
By David Long

Forex Market News Japan downgraded Moody’s cut Japanese sovereign rating from A1 to AA3B which started safe haven flows. The theme for the day really. The downgrade was seen as risk on, so the aversion trade began by reversing previous trends. This saw […]

Monthly Newsletter – Forex Psychology with Saira Khalid

Saira Khalid
By bsuper

How Meditation and Mindfulness Can improve your concentration, focus and hence may also improve the quality of Trade Execution.  I am thrilled to hear from such a large group of graduates that they’ve been able to enhance their trading results through […]

Greenback run

David Long Forex Team Member
By David Long

Forex Market News SNB 49% of the Swiss population came out and 77% of them rejected the gold initiative. This gives the SNB more room to move and be able to defend their currency, in particular the cap/floor of EURCHF 1.20 which they have had since Sep […]