Aunty Janet let’s one through to the keeper

Aunty Janet let’s one through to the keeper
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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 rates rising, her response was “some considerable […]

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

Putin talks and VIX plunges 7%  – Forex Market Analysis – March the 19th 2014
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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 higher, which  wasn’t enough to help the Loonie as Canadian Central […]

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

Crimean fiasco still moving stocks – Forex Market Report – March the 18th 2014
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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&P500 yesterday morning. Safe haven flows came off the boil as the Euro/US sanctions […]

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

Currency Pair Analysis – Forex Trading News – March the 18th 2014
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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 that are as flat as the Hay plains I […]

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

An end of week view – Forex Trading News – 7th March 2014
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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! A feeling of euphoria is out there. […]

Vladimir Putin moves the market

Vladimir Putin moves the market
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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 pullback was fantastic to watch. Stocks all up strongly, […]

Ukraine Dominates Headlines, Markets Follow Suit

Ukraine Dominates Headlines, Markets Follow Suit
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Forex Market News CRIMEA has dominated headlines and every website over the weekend and the markets took notice with stocks down heavily and commodities rocketing higher on safe haven flows. The Yen and Swiss and to a certain extent Aussie and US currencies also so intakes. Putin claims he is protecting the Russian population in […]

Professional Forex Traders vs Amateur Forex Traders

Professional Forex Traders vs Amateur Forex Traders
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Hello delegates and welcome to this month’s edition to the monthly letter. In this month’s letter I will be giving you all a little insight into hedge funds that I deal with, but most importantly, making you understand their concept of thinking and how vast the difference is between a professional  trader versus  an amateur […]

A run down of the Markets this week – Forex Trading News – February 28th 2014

A run down of the Markets this week – Forex Trading News – February 28th 2014
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Forex Market News Some interesting articles for you thismorning: Yellen speaks on the U.S. Slowdown – Watching the weather. Ukraine – Russia ups the anti. Bitcoin – yesterday’s tulip run. Despite a few growls from the Russian bear Putin, the markets have done little. Gas and Oil, two major commodities that flow through the Ukraine […]

Euro on Edge

Euro on Edge
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Forex Market News Daily Not much out in the way of headlines overnight so the markets were left to their own designs, so the stocks took off in the US, making further new highs in the S&P with the Dow up +1%. Oil and gold also ran whilst the VIX indicator, bond yields and copper […]