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Our first article of 2016 from guest economist and eminent monetarist John Hearn "In the UK QE has expanded the money supply by £375 billion and the national debt has grown to over £1...
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Sherif Hasan, 25 June 2016, 21:11
How does your current trade fit into the big picture? If the trades you take fit nicely into the larger scheme of things, you will find it much smoother sailing than butting heads against a macro trend...
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Sherif Hasan, 25 June 2016, 21:09
Understanding the difference between capital adequacy and liquidity "There is a lot of misunderstanding about what is adequate capital and what is liquidity in financial services and certainly among economists and disappointingly so among regulators...
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Sherif Hasan, 25 June 2016, 21:03
Nonfarm payrolls is a major trading event every month. The US employment report often sets the agenda for the weeks ahead. It's a complicated data point but the market moves very quickly...
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Sherif Hasan, 25 June 2016, 21:01
Markets are the ultimate humbler When we're confronted with a totally different view from our own, we have two ways of looking at it: We're biased, or the other person is. You can guess which choice people instinctively make...
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Sherif Hasan, 25 June 2016, 20:58
What are your thoughts on the art of hedging? Many people use hedging. The main reason is to reduce risk in a trade. However, a series of hedges can also be a strategy to make money too. I'm a pretty simple trader...
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Sherif Hasan, 25 June 2016, 20:56
To achieve consistency, you will need to be able to adapt to changes in the market after you get into the trade. Holding on and hoping to hit your target is far from the best strategy...
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Sherif Hasan, 25 June 2016, 20:53
In the interbank market the Analyst, the Trader and the Risk Manager are divided into three distinct roles. The analyst is responsible for understanding the impact of fundamental data and the technical picture, with a goal of getting the direction correct...
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Sherif Hasan, 25 June 2016, 20:37
I've posted before on the work of Philip Tetlock, but I can't get enough of him...
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Sherif Hasan, 25 June 2016, 20:35
It's time to stop looking for the "Holy Grail" - an edge, strategy or system so perfect that it can't fail. You will never find it, because it doesn't exist "out there". We chase this Holy Grail, because we think it will allow us to trade confidently and successfully...
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Sherif Hasan, 25 June 2016, 20:32
COSMOS4U published the new optimized AdMACD Indicator parameters for the 26th week of 2016. Click here to check the new parameters of EURUSD, USDJPY, XAUUSD, XAGUSD, GBPUSD, AUDUSD, NZDUSD, USDCAD and USDZAR...
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Dimitrios Vezeris, 25 June 2016, 19:32
After the UK voted out, there is room for the downside on EUR/USD. Some see 1.05 and some see parity. What about the pound, the protagonist? Here are two more opinions from Deutsche Bank and Credit Agricole: Here is their view, courtesy of eFXnews: Brexit Wins: GBP/USD Towards 1...
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Sherif Hasan, 25 June 2016, 18:51
After the UK voted out, there is room for the downside on EUR/USD. Some see 1...
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Sherif Hasan, 25 June 2016, 18:49
Brexit is reality: the UK voted to leave the EU and markets are reacting. The biggest currency impact is seen in the fall of British pound, crashing over 10% at some point against the dollar...
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Sherif Hasan, 25 June 2016, 18:47
Interpreting your forex charts could be a bit challenging and if you do not analyze with care, you might misunderstand the currency actions. This aspect of Fx (Chart Analysis) is a very sensitive part; which is why your total attention is required for it...
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Sherif Hasan, 25 June 2016, 18:45
The UK decided to leave the EU in a move that shocked global markets. This has wide implications beyond the shores of the UK and the EU. It could even tip the world into a recession. There are many open questions after the UK vote to leave...
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Sherif Hasan, 25 June 2016, 18:43
The UK voted out with the pound crashing and the euro following. What’s next? Here are opinins from two banks. Here is their view, courtesy of eFXnews: Brexit Wins: GBP/USD Towards 1.20-1.25, EUR/USD Towards 1.06 – SocGen We continue to look for GBP/USD to trade around a 1.30-1...
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Sherif Hasan, 25 June 2016, 18:41
The Brexit decision had huge market implications with a crash for the pound, falls for other risk currencies and gains for the dollar and the yen. Apart from the Brexit aftershocks, we have US and Canadian GDP data, US Consumer Confidence and other events...
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Sherif Hasan, 25 June 2016, 18:38 #trading system
A rising dollar once again! Would that be good or bad for the US economy? As Britain voted on June 23rd to part ways with the EU, besides the yen and the gold safe havens, the US dollar also emerged as one of the beneficiaries...
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Sherif Hasan, 25 June 2016, 18:35
UK's EU Commissioner Hill has announced he will stand down 25 June 2016 does not believe it was right for him to carry on with his work as the commissioner in charge of financial services. will stay on for a period of weeks to ensure an orderly handover...
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Sherif Hasan, 25 June 2016, 14:42