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The euro was the big loser in a week that otherwise saw some profit taking on dollar longs. The first week of September is packed with top tier events as traders return from their vacations...
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Damiano Fabiański, 31 August 2014, 16:11 #GDP
Investment fund strategies can generally be divided into either active or passive management. While the latter describes funds that seek to track a particular index, the former refers to funds actively managed by financial professionals who typically try to outperform a given benchmark...
Trading Strategies
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Anna Cova, 31 August 2014, 14:17
U.S. stock markets are near an all-time high and fear, as measured by the VIX, is extremely low. Institutional investors understand the relationship between investor fear and stock price trends. In fact, investor sentiment plays a significant role in the investment decisions of many professionals...
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BlondieNews, 31 August 2014, 09:11
Interesting video about How to Control Your Emotions When Trading. Learn why trading psychology is worth 95% to the overall success of your trading. Find out if you fall in the average trader category and why you make poor trading decision that is holding you back...
Trading Strategies
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Ivanov Evgeniy, 31 August 2014, 09:00 #investing, Trading, forex
Euro matches longest weekly consecutive losing streak since inception Sentiment, Positioning, and cyclical studies all warn of a potential EURUSD reversal Watch critical support ahead of highly-anticipated European Central Bank decision The Euro has now matched its longest weekly losing streak on...
Weekly Trends
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Patti, 31 August 2014, 03:11
The cryptocurrency market is facing shocks from the only coin that was rising superbly from previous days. BitSharesX fell as like it rose, indicating nothing but a well-planned pump-and-dump by its key actors. The coin’s market cap has fallen over 32% in the last 24 hours...
Currency
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Sergey Golubev, 30 August 2014, 23:19 #Cryptocurrency, bitcoin
India's economy grew faster-than-expected in the three months to June and at the strongest pace in two years, preliminary figures from the Central Statistics Office revealed Friday. Gross domestic product grew 5.7 percent in the April to June quarter, which exceeded economists' forecast for 5...
Currency
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Ray Steve, 30 August 2014, 19:11
As the major stock indexes appear at or near all-time highs, lots of people are seriously considering investing in the market –- some for the first time, and some who pulled out and have been waiting on the sidelines since the financial crisis of 2008...
Events
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Angeliqi N, 30 August 2014, 15:13
Plan to slow 'Flash Boys' already has some holes - The Securities and Exchange Commission announced the proposal Tuesday in which 1,200 small-cap firms will be divided into three equal-sized groups with different standards governing each...
Trading Ideas
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Sergey Golubev, 30 August 2014, 15:11 #high frequency trading
Automated Trading Can Save Time The greatest benefit of all, is the time saved when running automated strategies. Being free from sitting behind a computer screen all day looking at charts allowed me to live a more balanced life...
Trading Systems
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Patti, 30 August 2014, 11:11
US DOLLAR TECHNICAL ANALYSIS Prices may be carving out a near-term top after forming a bearish Evening Star candlestick pattern. A daily close below the 14.6% Fibonacci retracementat 10618 exposes the 23.6% level at 10591. Alternatively, a reversal above the 14...
Forecasts
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BlondieNews, 30 August 2014, 06:11 #xauusd, S&P 500, gold
Retail inflows to U.S. high-yield funds totaled $672 million during the week ended Aug. 27, roughly on par with the $680 million inflow recorded two weeks ago, and falling well under the $2.2 billion of inflows last week. This week’s inflow helps to offset the $12...
Weekly Trends
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Patti, 29 August 2014, 23:23
1. Wait for strong bars (dots below the bars) when the Hull moving average is down (red). The background on M30 was also positive (light blue), and the M15 neutral (white), which makes it a safer long entry...
Charts
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Leonardo Barata, 29 August 2014, 23:00
After many years of trading, you’ll be hard pressed to find an indicator as simple or effective as moving averages. Moving averages take a fixed set of data and give you an average price. If the average is moving higher, price is in an uptrend on at least one or possibly multiple time-frames...
Trading Systems
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Ray Steve, 29 August 2014, 20:11 #resistance, support
Apple has confirmed that it is holding a press event on Sept. 9, most likely to unveil new products. The company is widely expected to debut a new version of the iPhone, and the company will reportedly offer at least one model with a larger 5.5-inch screen...
Events
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Damiano Fabiański, 29 August 2014, 18:11 #Apple
“Men are losing their grip,” wrote Jennifer Homans in her New York Times review of “The End of Men and Rise of Women,” Hanna Rosin’s bestseller. “Patriarchy is crumbling...
Forecasts
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Alice F, 29 August 2014, 16:25
Shares in Luye Pharmaceutical, a cancer drug maker led by Chinese billionaire Liu Dianbo, climbed by 15% at the Hong Kong Stock Exchange to a record high today after the company announced plans to buy a majority stake in Beijing Jialin Pharmaceutical. Luye would pay 3...
Market News
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BlondieNews, 29 August 2014, 16:11
1) Preparing - What you do to identify and exploit opportunity in markets, including observation, research, idea testing, trade structuring, portfolio construction, and trade planning...
Trading Systems
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Patti, 29 August 2014, 14:11
The iWatch may be coming earlier than everyone thought. Apple plans to launch a new wearable device, presumed by many to be a smartwatch, alongside two next-generation iPhones this September according to a report on tech news site Re/code...
Market News
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Peter Gervas, 29 August 2014, 12:11 #Apple
Top news of the week: what is happening with the black gold...
Trading Strategies
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Alice F, 29 August 2014, 12:02 #Trading Strategies