Orbex Forex Trading Blog

Weekly Metals Wrap

Gold The yellow metal saw further consolidation this week, remaining within the range of the last two weeks as a lack of catalysts kept trading very muted. Despite a stronger US Dollar over the week, gold prices were able to remain… Read More

5 books world leaders recommend

Besides politics and diplomacy, world leaders are also promoting their own preferences when it comes to reading. Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and Quora are the channels that world leaders prefer to communicate. From east to west and north… Read More

Orbex Market Flash

Fresh Growth Fears as US Retail Sales See Biggest Drop Since 2009 Yesterday was not great for the Fed as the latest US data added to fears of a growth slowdown. December Retail Sales fell 1.2% over the month, wildly below both the prior… Read More

Orbex Market Flash

The latest CPI data this week has once again highlighted a loss of momentum in the UK economy. The data comes after a weaker than expected Q4 2018 GDP print and a BOE 2019 growth outlook that was revised sharply lower. There was also the… Read More

Trade Idea – DAX

This week we are looking at the DAX Index on the daily, weekly and monthly charts. Check out our weekly Trade Idea and tap into the market trend! Disclaimer: This material is intended for marketing/information purposes only and… Read More

PIB trimestral japonés

Se aproxima la publicación de una serie de datos que los operadores en JPY llevan esperando casi tres meses: el ratio de cambio del PIB. Como es de esperarse, podría producirse algo de volatilidad en los pares JPY, y dado que Japón es… Read More

Orbex Market Flash

Speaking to members of parliament in the UK yesterday, BOE governor Mark Carney delivered a more balanced message than what we have recently heard. While on the one hand, the governor reaffirmed the risks around a no-deal Brexit, this… Read More

Q4 Japanese GDP

We are finally about to get the data that JPY traders have been waiting nearly three months for: the GDP change rate.  As you might expect, this could produce some volatility in JPY pairs. Given that Japan is the source of carry trades… Read More