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Mr K on Bloomberg. Is he saying his cup is half full or half empty...
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Sherif Hasan, 20 June 2016, 10:53
USD: Back to Bullish. Bullish. We expect volatility to increase this week, keeping the USD bid as investors demand for safe haven assets...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 20 June 2016, 10:42
BOJ governor Kuroda back across the wires 20 June 2016 inflation expectations observed in practice are highly sticky and change only slowly firmly stabilising inflation expectations at desired level represents and unprecedented difficult challenge changing deflationary mindset absolutely necessar...
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Sherif Hasan, 20 June 2016, 10:09
By Peter Brandett I have absolutely no control if the next trade or series of trades will be profits or losses. However, with a proper Trade Management process, I know that I only have control over: The patterns I identify as trading opportunities – do they meet a certain standard...
Trading Strategies
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Muhammad Elbermawi, 20 June 2016, 10:06
Positive tones as expected on Brexit fears abating 20 June 2016 FTSE +2.1% DAX +2.4% CAC40 +2.6% FTMIB +1.6...
Market News
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Sherif Hasan, 20 June 2016, 09:24
China's fx regulator,SAFE, out with their latest data 20 June 2016 Jan-May total sales USD 161bln This is effectively the level of PBOC intervention which is executed through the banks. Lesser activity as already highlighted the slower pace of FX reserve reduction. Says SAFE...
Market News
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Sherif Hasan, 20 June 2016, 09:22
UK bookmakers Betfair move the odds out on Brexit 20 June 2016 implied probability of a Remain vote at 72% vs 65% on Frday No surprises given the latest news and probably already factored in to the GBP price...
Market News
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Sherif Hasan, 20 June 2016, 09:20
Positive tones for equities as Brexit fears subside 20 June 2016 DAX futures +3.2% CAC40 +3.2% FTSE +2.8...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Sherif Hasan, 20 June 2016, 08:29
IMF deputy MD Lipton speaking on Japan after Article 4 meetings 20 June 2016 flexible exchange rate system serves Japanese economy well. Abe and Kuroda may fail to see the positives methinks difficult to spur inflation without raising wages 2% inflation unlikely in 2017...
Market News
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Sherif Hasan, 20 June 2016, 08:28
Positive tones for equities as Brexit fears subside 20 June 2016 +365.64 open 15839.06 high 16035.44 low 15835.86...
Market News
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Sherif Hasan, 20 June 2016, 08:13 #Nikkei
Japan May department store sales data 20 June 2016 Tokyo dept store sales yy -4.5% vs -1.5% Weak data helping to confirm that Abe was right to delay sales tax hike. Meanwhile Nikkei up +2.41% at 15980.51 heading into the close. USDJPY 104.62...
Market News
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Sherif Hasan, 20 June 2016, 08:12 #Nikkei
The pound has rallied strongly since Friday as Brexit fears subside 20 June Strong rally since the move began late in NY as a combination of poll results and general sentiment emanating from the tragic murder of Jo Cox has lent itself to some short covering. GBPUSD has posted 1...
Market News
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Sherif Hasan, 20 June 2016, 07:36
Your economic data/event calendar for today 20 June 2016 Greetings one and all. I trust you had a good week-end and suitablY rested for the huge week ahead. Quiet start on the data front but that's not going to stop us seeing some action...
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Sherif Hasan, 20 June 2016, 07:28 #forex news
Société Générale on their strategy to trade the UK Brexit Referendum The UK referendum is less than a week away...
Trading Strategies
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Sherif Hasan, 20 June 2016, 06:18
Says yen is gradually appreciating to 100 May reach 100 by the end of 2016 Thanks Sak, appreciate your input Headlines via Bloomberg 'Mr. Yen' Eisuke Sakakibara, former Vice Finance Minister and in charge of intervention at Japan's Ministry of Finance from 1997 to 1999...
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Sherif Hasan, 20 June 2016, 06:16
Japan - Trade balance data, May Japan - Trade balance for May, deficit of 40.7bn yen expected Y 70bn, prior Y823.2bn And adjusted trade balance for May Y 269.8bn expected Y113.4bn, prior Y426.6bn...
Market News
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Sherif Hasan, 20 June 2016, 06:15
At the risk of alerting the paparazzi, eager to snap pics of Janet Yellen at any opportunity Yellen to appear in the US Congress twice this week ... its "The Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress...
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Sherif Hasan, 20 June 2016, 06:14
Data out from New Zealand this morning so far: Westpac Q2 Consumer confidence in at 106.0 prior 109.6 Services PMI for May, 56.9 prior 57.8, revised from 57.7...
Market News
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Sherif Hasan, 20 June 2016, 06:06
Bank of Japan Governor Kuroda is due to speak today, at Keio University in Tokyo No topic listed, nor a starting time. So, he could say ANYTHING! at ANYTIME! OMG What else? 2200GMT - New Zealand - Westpac with Q2 Consumer confidence (prior 109.6...
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Sherif Hasan, 20 June 2016, 06:03
Welcome to the market open of the FX week, and good forex morning, afternoon or evening to all. The forex market is just getting started in New Zealand at this time of the week. Market liquidity is super thin...
Market News
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Sherif Hasan, 20 June 2016, 06:01