Silver Flash Crash

Precious metals are on course to post its second weekly decline in a row, including Gold and Silver as global bond yields keep on rising. One of the main reasons for the recent rise in bond yields are central bankers remarks over the past week. Central bankers are back on the same page, while in the past some banks were adding to their stimulus...

2017-07-26 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
Flash crash_Fat finger trades

Efficient Markets? Fat finger trades & flash crashes; these are terms that many of you might have heard on financial news channels or even seen plastered across headlines in newspapers, but do you really know what they mean? Despite the fact that the global foreign exchange market is the most liquid market in the world and involves some of...

2017-07-26 James Harte Read more
GBP

During the early morning hours of the Asian session on Friday, Asian traders experienced a dramatic move on GBP pairs, one that is the first of its kind in over a decade. GBP declined by more than 6% in a matter of few minutes before recovering at the end of the day. Many blamed high-frequency traders, Fat Finger and even the French President fo...

2016-10-10 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more