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Currency trading platform Forex.com on Thursday suspended trading in Swiss francs due to the surge in franc volatility after the Swiss National Bank unexpectedly abandoned the currency's exchange rate cap against the euro...
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Patti, 16 January 2015, 12:11 #usdchf
Weekly digest compiles the latest news from the world of stocks and finance, currency forecasts, as well as interesting informative articles for traders. Top news of the week: the SNB move, eurozone deflation and uncertainty about the Greek elections - recent shocks hit the eurozone currency...
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Alice F, 16 January 2015, 12:04 #Apple
A marked slowdown in the U.S. Consumer Price Index (CPI) may trigger a short-term squeeze in EUR/USD should the development dampen the Federal Open Market Committee’s (FOMC) scope to normalize monetary policy sooner rather than later...
Trading Systems
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Sergey Golubev, 16 January 2015, 12:00 #CPI, fundamental analysis
The Currency Wars are still playing out Everyone knows that it’s illegal for the average ‘Joe Punter’ to partake in insider trading. Central banks have no such restrictions...
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Matthew Todorovski, 16 January 2015, 11:39 #deflation, inflation, gold
Netherlands Stockholder Association’s Director Paul Koster recently requested the central bankers to immediately ban the cryptocurrency Bitcoin. According to a report published on Dutch news service BNR, Koster deliberately chose the Bitcoin’s worst trading phase to throw tantrums over it...
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BlondieNews, 16 January 2015, 09:11 #Cryptocurrency, bitcoin
A rout driven by lower energy costs and on speculation demand will weaken in China, the world’s largest metals user, sent copper down. The metal fell 7.4 percent this week after tumbling to the lowest since 2009...
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News, 16 January 2015, 08:58 #copper, metals
The US Dollar remains in digestion against its Canadian namesake but negative RSI divergence hints a turn lower may be in the cards. A daily close below the 76.4% Fibonacci expansion at 1.1928 exposes the 61.8% level at 1.1858. Alternatively, a push above the 100% Fib at 1...
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Rohit, 16 January 2015, 08:44
Asian shares dropped with U.S. index futures as the surprising move from Switzerland abandoning the franc’s cap extended into a second day...
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News, 16 January 2015, 08:06 #Swiss National Bank, Nasdaq
For today R4 - 1.1792 / R3 - 1.1751 / R2 - 1.1728 R1 - 1.1666 SPOT 1.1632 S1 - 1.1568 / S2 - 1.1505 / S3 - 1.1466 / S4 - 1.1445 SELL AT 1.1673 FOR 1.1445, REVISED STOP AT 1.1751...
My Trading
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Andrius Kulvinskas, 16 January 2015, 07:58 #resistance, support
GBPUSD - With GBP Holding on to most of recovery gains, it faces the risk of further upside pressure. On the upside, resistance resides at the 1.5300 level with a break aiming at the 1.5350 level. A violation will aim at the 1.5400 level and possibly higher towards the 1.5450 level...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Andrius Kulvinskas, 16 January 2015, 07:50
For today R4 - 0.7977 / R3 - 0.7947 / R2 - 0.7927 / R1 - 0.7890 SPOT 0.7832 S1 - 0.7780 / S2 - 0.7766 / S3 - 0.7695 / S4 - 0.7682 BUY AT .7785 FOR .7947; STOP AT .7695...
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Andrius Kulvinskas, 16 January 2015, 07:40 #resistance, support
USDCAD - USDCAD continues to build up on more upside pressure medium term though it was seen backing off higher prices on Tuesday. On the upside, resistance is seen at the 1.2000 level followed by the 1.2050 level. Further out, resistance comes in at the 1.2100 level where a turn lower may occur...
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Andrius Kulvinskas, 16 January 2015, 06:59
The dollar rallied from .85 to .92 as the 10 year bond yield went from 2.62% in September to 1.83%. Gold is recovering from its early November lows at $1,140 as it almost touched $1,250 this week...
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Sergey Golubev, 16 January 2015, 06:11 #silver, gold
A-Hole Move & Extremely Poor Decision Making Skills Exhibited by the Incompetent People Who Run the Swiss National Bank! The Following Charts Display Major Currencies that Trade Against the CHF. Google+ Link Twitter Link Part 1 Twitter Link Part 2...
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Edward Salas, 16 January 2015, 03:08 #Swiss National Bank
EXCEL MARKETS - CRITICAL NOTICE 15 Jan 2015 The dramatic move on the Swiss franc fueled by the Swiss National Bank's unexpected policy reversal of capping the Swiss franc against the euro has resulted in rare volatility and illiquidity...
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Matthew Todorovski, 16 January 2015, 00:20
In an unprecedented move, which throws SNB credibility out of the window, the Central Bank decided to announce an end to its 1.20 EUR/CHF protective floor, while cutting interest rates to -0.75...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Andrius Kulvinskas, 16 January 2015, 00:11
Hours before the Swiss National Bank announcement to cut the LIBOR rate, there was a heavy supply signal in H1. Shorted right after that bar: The movement that proceeded : Exit right after that demand (green signal), for a total of +1375 PIPS...
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Leonardo Barata, 15 January 2015, 21:24
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard that the SNB made the shocking decision to drop its peg at 1...
Currency
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Andrius Kulvinskas, 15 January 2015, 21:14
• Passive is Massive (FT) • Why you should buy the most despised company in America (Marketwatch) see also Buy What You Hate (TBP) • Nine Reasons Why Bond Yields Are Falling (Yardeni) • Forget Emerging Markets. Hot Topic at Davos 2015 Is the U.S...
Trading Systems
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BlondieNews, 15 January 2015, 18:11 #bitcoin
Swiss franc surged to a record versus the euro as cash flooded into the nation after the Swiss National Bank removed a cap on the currency that had held back inflows for more than three years...
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News, 15 January 2015, 16:08 #Swiss National Bank, ECB