Rate differentials, global growth concerns and G7 Central Banks ‘extra’ dovish rhetoric this week has provided the U.S dollar ample support to be trading at six-month highs across the board. Even the petro-currencies are having trouble gaining traction despite the elevated crude oil prices. Brent, in particular, has been receiving support from a halt of
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In this episode, we delve into trading psychology and why it is important to improve your trading skills. Take notice as we go over some examples of how the emotions of fear and greed can affect your decision to buy or sell! You can listen to the podcast on mobile or desktop and download it on your
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Brent crude – Where does the rally end? Dollar extends rally as Europe exudes weakness European update – Markets unmoved by earnings Dovish Central Banks Support the U.S dollar USD/JPY – Japanese yen jumpy BoJ announces freeze on rates DAX gains ground despite soft German business confidence Gold – USD gains a concern? (video) EUR/USD
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   •  The pair has been trending lower along a short-term descending trend-channel over the past 1-1/2 week or so and now seems to have found acceptance below 1.2900 handle (trend-channel support)    •  Given the recent bearish break through the very important 200-day SMA and descending triangle support, the set-up now points to an
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Daily thread to exchange ideas and to share your thoughts Happy Thursday, everyone! Hope you’re all doing well as we get things going here on the session. Things are rather quiet so far with major currencies still in a relatively narrow range against the dollar and is less than 0.03% changed against the greenback on the day
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Military vehicle European Commission Last Thursday 18, the European Parliament approved by 328 votes in favor, 231 against, and 19 abstentions, the partial deal with EU ministers on the EU Defence Fund for 2021-2017. The aim is to promote collaborative defense research and technology investment through coordinated projects between the Member States. This vote brings
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SEK TALKING POINTS – RIKSBANK RATE DECISION Riksbank prepares to announce rate decision with commentary Expect trading to be thin leading up to the major event risk Can the central bank afford to raise rates given the outlook? See our free guide to learn how to use economic news in your trading strategy! All eyes
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BOJ keeps rates, asset purchases unchanged The Bank of Japan kept its benchmark rate unchanged at -0.1% and the JGB yield target at zero percent, as expected. It also left asset purchases at annual pace unchanged at 80 trillion yen, J-REIT purchases at 90 billion yen and ETF purchases at 6 trillion yen. In the
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