• Daily Summary on USD, EUR, JPY, GBP, AUD, CAD and NZD

    July 29 2013 1:18 PM

    US calendar heavy this week with important data releases - JPY strengthens as Nikkei plunges 3.3% - Canadian dollar up as crude oil remains above $100 per barrel

  • Daily Summary on USD, EUR, JPY, GBP, AUD, CAD and NZD

    July 26 2013 1:47 PM

    USD is broadly lower ahead of the Fed’s two-day meeting next week - JPY surges on better-than-expected national CPI data - Commodity currencies are flat but remain under pressure as oil prices weaken

  • The currency crisis and protection

    July 25 2013 3:01 PM

    While the roots of crisis are embedded, the ways to avoid and be insulated from their results is entirely within the power of the individual.

  • Daily Summary on USD, EUR, JPY, GBP, AUD, CAD and NZD

    July 25 2013 12:08 PM

    USD mixed as initial jobless claims rise - GBP weakens despite meeting growth expectations in Q2 - Commodity currencies are stronger despite lower oil and copper prices

  • Daily Summary on USD, EUR, JPY, GBP, AUD, CAD and NZD

    July 24 2013 2:04 PM

    USD broadly stronger on better-than-expected housing data - EUR stronger on better-than-expected PMI data - Commodity currencies are slightly lower after the release of weaker PMI in June

  • Daily Summary on USD, EUR, JPY, GBP, AUD, CAD and NZD

    July 23 2013 12:27 PM

    USD is slightly weaker after lower-than-expected domestic reports - EUR stronger as consumer confidence reaches highest level in almost 2 years - Commodity Currencies held firm as Canada reports higher retail sales and China implements reforms to boost growth

  • Myanmar's Depreciating Currency And Worsening Trade Deficit Not Cause For Concern

    July 23 2013 11:43 AM

    Despite a weakening kyat and a worsening trade deficit Myanmar's economy is doing just fine, according to Standard Chartered Bank.

  • Defining currency risk and finding ways to minimize it

    July 22 2013 5:12 PM

    Currency risk is based on currency fluctuations of one currency as against another.

  • CFTC decides on landmark case

    July 22 2013 4:55 PM

    CFTC releases a decision penalizing Panther Energy LLC for its illegal activities done through spoofing.

  • Daily Summary on USD, EUR, JPY, GBP, AUD, CAD and NZD

    July 22 2013 1:00 PM

    US new home sales at highest levels in years - Sterling strong on expectations of increasing GDP growth in second quarter - Japan elections give PM Abe majority

  • Will GBPUSD Sustain The Upward Momentum?

    July 22 2013 8:04 AM

    After some struggle against the 55-day EMA, GBP/USD ultimately broke that resistance and closed above it. The high of this upward move was 1.5282.

  • 22/7/2013 - The Current Market Sentiment

    July 22 2013 7:45 AM

    The gold breaking above 1300$ with the beginning of this week by this characteristic suggesting that the way done could be over at this time and there can be a way for getting back to 1348$ before 1396$ again after forming a bottom at 1180$ and a higher bottom at 1207$ to creep again stepping on 1267$ which could hold last week after failure to get over 1300$ making another higher low before succeeding to get over it by this way.

  • Day ahead in the FX markets

    July 21 2013 8:19 PM

    This is a summary of key events likely to affect trading in the foreign exchange markets.

  • FX options trading basics

    July 21 2013 5:27 PM

    FX options trading has few informational sources on how best to utilize its benefits.

  • Currency options allow flexibility unlike stop loss

    July 21 2013 4:13 PM

    While the regular safety net is a stop loss, now currency options provide more flexibility.

  • Daily Summary on USD, EUR, JPY, GBP, AUD, CAD and NZD

    July 19 2013 1:23 PM

    USD is broadly lower post Bernanke’s 2-day testimony to congress - JPY is higher against the USD ahead of Japan’s upper house election - Commodity Currencies are stronger as China makes effort to boost domestic economy

  • Daily Summary on USD, EUR, JPY, GBP, AUD, CAD and NZD

    July 18 2013 12:10 PM

    USD broadly stronger on better-than-expected US manufacturing data - EUR weaker as geopolitical issues linger - Commodity currencies weaker after BoC held interest rates steady at 1%

  • The Basics of Currency Hedging

    July 18 2013 10:38 AM

    Currency hedging requires an understanding of the market (art) and the actual exchange at a given time (science) to be insulated from currency value fluctuations.

  • Tradition-ICAP unveils its new platform for FX options

    July 18 2013 2:08 AM

    Tradition-ICAP's VolCall would provide both electronic brokerage and traditional voice call services for the interdealer broker market.

  • Day ahead in the FX markets

    July 17 2013 3:09 PM

    This is a summary of key events likely to affect trading in the foreign exchange markets.