Key Notes: RBNZ Financial Stability Report released Japan bank lending y/y 2.6% vs. 2.6% previously Australia wage price index q/q 0.5% vs. 0.6% Japan economy watchers sentiment 53.6 vs. 52.1 China industrial production y/y 5.9% vs. 6.1% China retail sales y/y 10% vs. 10.4% France preliminary GDP q/q 0.6% vs. 0.4% Germany preli...

2015-05-13 John Benjamin Read more
currency correlation

Correlations in the currency markets are perhaps one of the most commonly misinterpreted aspects that often ends up confusing the trader and at worst, ends up with the trader losing more than intended. When faced with the question of correlation, a typical answer would be to buy one currency pair and sell another currency pair, especially where ...

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September 2nd 2014

Fundamental Currency Analysis - September 2nd 2014  USD: The U.S. Dollar opened broadly higher in Asian trading this morning, trading higher against all the majors and making a seven month high against the Japanese Yen. The U.S. Dollar Index is trading at 82.9160, up +0.1680 or +0.20 percent.  Traders are expecting the U.S. economy to continue ...

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Analysis for September 1st

Fundamental Currency Analysis for September 1st  USD: The U.S. Dollar opened mixed in Asian trading this morning, trading higher against the Euro, the Yen and the Swiss Franc but losing ground against Sterling, the Aussie, the Kiwi and the Loonie, with the U.S. Dollar Index trading up +0.038 or +0.05% to 82.7860.  Traders are looking ahead fo...

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