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Regulators in the United States criticised HSBC and Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) for failing to make adequate provisions in the event of their collapse and said they must improve their so-called "living wills" or face regulatory action. French bank BNP Paribas was also criticised...
Banks
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News, 24 March 2015, 15:06 #Fed
On Tuesday the dollar was broadly lower against a basket of other major currencies, as investors eyed U.S. data to be released later in the day. Uncertainty over the timing of a U.S. rate hike continued to put pressure on the greenback...
Currency
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News, 24 March 2015, 13:38 #Bank of England, GBP/USD
While Bank of America Merrill Lynch remains long term EUR/USD bears, their technical strategy team acknowledges that the the near term setup points to a further corrective squeeze higher. "Gains should be limited to 1.0995/1.1098, but could extend as far as 1...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 24 March 2015, 13:21 #EUR/USD, gold
Even though European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi continues to endorse a dovish tone for monetary policy, EUR/USD may face a larger correction as the Relative Strength Index (RSI) breaks out of the bearish trend...
Currency
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Sergey Golubev, 24 March 2015, 12:11 #technical analysis
On Tuesday crude oil futures edged higher, as investors swallowed strong manufacturing data from the euro zone...
Crude Oil
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News, 24 March 2015, 11:51 #Brent, China, crude oil
“It’s now a lose-lose game and the best that can happen is actually muddling through,” investor George Soros, 84, told Bloomberg TV on Tuesday...
Events
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News, 24 March 2015, 11:36 #IMF, ECB
According to International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde, India could surpass China in economic growth pace as soon as this year...
Events
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News, 24 March 2015, 10:29 #GDP, IMF, China
Click on my name above for further discussion see chart below."Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not one bit simpler" Albert Einstein...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Olivier Nomblot, 24 March 2015, 09:54
A stop in the dollar’s rapid acceleration against the euro could threaten exporters’ leadership of the rally in European stocks, according to J.P. Morgan Cazenove analysts...
Analytics & Forecasts
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News, 24 March 2015, 09:22 #dax, FTSE 100, Fed
EURUSD “There is a long term level to be aware of. The line that extends off of the 2008 and 2010 lows is at about 1.0545 this week. The March 2003 low is at 1.0499. The next area of long term interest probable isn’t until about .96 (2001 high and Sep 2002 low). Above 1...
Weekly Trends
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BlondieNews, 24 March 2015, 09:11 #chart patterns, usdchf
On Tuesday the New Zealand dollar edged higher against its U.S. counterpart, hovering close to a two-month peak as sentiment on the greenback remained fragile, although downbeat Chinese manufacturing activity data capped gains...
Currency
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News, 24 March 2015, 09:02 #AUD/NZD, China, forex news
Price is near major Gann Angle drawn from Nov 2014 High and 6.25% major gann percentage from Feb 2015 Low will be looking to short AUD once we see weaknesses in this area ( Like Pin Bar - selling pressure...
Charts
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Ahmed Saad Soliman, 24 March 2015, 08:45
The most common explanation of the recent jump in the prices for gold and oil after the Fed's statement has been the drop in the greenback, but the two commodities don’t always have an inverse relationship with the latter...
Metals
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Alice F, 24 March 2015, 08:41 #metals, crude oil, gold
On Tuesday the greenback rose versus its peers after a top U.S. Federal Reserve official said it should wait no more than a few months before considering an interest rate hike...
Market News
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News, 24 March 2015, 08:06 #Shanghai Composite, FOMC
Why Greek default looms Robert Peston Economics editor 23 March 2015 I have used the metaphor before of Greece and Germany being a feuding married couple, not really wanting a divorce but so unable ever to understand the other's point of view that terminal rupture remains a significant probabilit...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Matthew Todorovski, 24 March 2015, 06:41
Spot Forex “Spot Forex” means that you are just trading one currency for another, and back again when you take the profit or loss. There is nothing complicated about this. The term “spot” originally signified that it was for actual next day delivery...
Trading Systems
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BlondieNews, 24 March 2015, 06:11 #forex
Day Trading isn’t easy, and doing it from the comfort of a dingy bunk bed in some hell hole hostel, just makes it a little more interesting...
My Trading
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Trevor O'Connell, 24 March 2015, 05:24 #price action
According to an announcement by FundedByMe, a Swedish crowdfunding platform, the company is going to launch a Bitcoin pilot program soon wherein it will allow investors to use the digital currency to purchase stakes in a Bitcoin trading company...
Currency
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BlondieNews, 24 March 2015, 03:11 #Cryptocurrency, bitcoin
Strong Dollar Hammers Profits at U.S. Multinationals (WSJ) Richard Fisher, Often Wrong but Seldom Boring, Leaves the Fed (NY Times) Economists agree: deflation is either good, or bad, or irrelevant (FT Alphaville) Why are so few homes for sale in the Bay Area...
Market News
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Sergey Golubev, 23 March 2015, 21:11 #deflation, stock market
Gold closed the week at $1,183.16 up $24.61 per ounce (2.12%). Gold stocks, as measured by the NYSE Arca Gold Miners Index, rose 0.45%. The U.S. Trade-Weighted Dollar Index lost 2.40% for the week...
Metals
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Sergey Golubev, 23 March 2015, 18:11 #gold