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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...
Analytics & Forecasts
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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...
Banks
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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...
Charts
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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...
Currency
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News, 15 January 2015, 16:08 #Swiss National Bank, ECB
U.S. producer prices in December recorded their biggest drop in more than three years on plunging energy costs whilst underlying inflation pressures were muted, a cautionary note for the Federal Reserve as it ponders its next step on monetary policy...
Market News
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News, 15 January 2015, 15:37 #Fed
Fake Investment Company Steals 1,000 BTC from Customers Group of people complained about CryptoDouble, an investment company that disappeared with around 1,000 Bitcoin...
Currency
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Patti, 15 January 2015, 15:11 #Cryptocurrency, bitcoin
Oil prices steadied on Thursday, firming as the dollar weakened, though OPEC and Bank of America Merrill Lynch reduced forecasts of demand for its oil this year. Oil and other commodities are priced in dollars and are likely to gain when the U.S. currency declines...
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News, 15 January 2015, 14:45 #Swiss National Bank, OPEC
A surprise interest-rate cut in India sent banks soaring and as Chinese equities surged. The Swiss central bank’s decision to remove a cap on the franc pummeled currencies in eastern Europe, as Bloomberg reports...
Market News
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News, 15 January 2015, 13:26
USD/JPY broke below 116.60 and dropped to 116.28, reaching a fresh daily low. The pair remains with a bearish bias in the short term as stocks retreated in Europe after the SNB abandoned the EUR/CHF cap. On Asian hours greenback extended the recovery against the yen and reached 117...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Andrius Kulvinskas, 15 January 2015, 13:00
On Thursday the euro dropped to multi-year lows against the greenback and Swiss franc after the Swiss National Bank abandoned its exchange rate cap against the European currency and cut interest rates further into negative territory...
Currency
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News, 15 January 2015, 12:38 #Swiss National Bank
EUR/USD seems recovered after the SNB caught everybody off guard in today’s meeting, now regaining the 1.1700 region after being down to 1.1570. EUR/USD calmer, keeps in red The offered tone remains intact around the euro today, with spot struggling to keep the trade in the vicinity of 1...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Andrius Kulvinskas, 15 January 2015, 12:38
2015-01-15 00:30 GMT (or 02:30 MQ MT5 time) | [AUD - Employment Change] past data is 45.0K forecast data is 5.3K actual data is 37.4K according to the latest press release if actual > forecast (or actual data) = good for currency (for AUD in our case...
Forecasts
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Sergey Golubev, 15 January 2015, 12:11 #fundamental analysis
The British currency dropped lower against the U.S. dollar on Thursday, as the greenback regained some strength after weakening in the previous session due to downbeat U.S. retail sales data...
Currency
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News, 15 January 2015, 11:56 #eur/gbp, ECB, GBP/USD
The Swiss National Bank (SNB) is discontinuing the minimum exchange rate of CHF 1.20 per euro. At the same time, it is lowering the interest rate on sight deposit account balances that exceed a given exemption threshold by 0.5 percentage points, to −0.75...
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Rohit, 15 January 2015, 11:06
European stocks advanced on Thursday, influenced by expectations for additional easing measures by the European Central Bank which overshadowed the ongoing rout in oil prices. The EURO STOXX 50 rallied 1.05%, France’s CAC 40 climbed 1.04%, while Germany’s DAX 30 jumped 1...
Market News
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News, 15 January 2015, 10:30 #Glencore, Nasdaq