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

Stocks Globally Take a Turn for the Worse – Forex Trading News – Oct 8th 2014
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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 during the earnings season as the strong US$ weighs on potential profits. […]

US Jobs Data Much Weaker – Forex Trading News – Sept 3rd 2014

US Jobs Data Much Weaker – Forex Trading News – Sept 3rd 2014
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Forex Market News US jobs data was much weaker than expected so the reaction was a weaker US dollar. Why? Well its because Aunty Janet and her cronies at the US Fed are watching the jobs market in order to see when it is best to raise rates. This is widely expected in June next […]

Russia at War with Ukraine – Forex Trading News – Aug 29th 2014

Russia at War with Ukraine – Forex Trading News – Aug 29th 2014
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Forex Market News Putin is still trying to hide but it is clear now that Russia is at war with Ukraine, if not officially. Safe haven bid is back on a bit, because of the lack of resolution in the Putin/Poroshenko talks this week. This could escalate nastily and whilst Poroshenko is calling on NATO’s […]

It’s Not Greed and Fear – It’s Fear and Fear – Forex Trading Tips – June 3rd 2014

It’s Not Greed and Fear – It’s Fear and Fear – Forex Trading Tips – June 3rd 2014
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It was known as “Black Wednesday”. September 16, 1992. I was sitting in the offices of Rothschild Investment Bank in Singapore, managing their gold trading desk. For months, pressures were building “under the floor” of the British Pound as its inclusion in the ERM (European Rate Mechanism) and Britain’s desire to see their currency hold […]