switzerland forex

Switzerland finds itself on the brink of a historic vote this weekend, as the country takes to the polls for the Vollgeld referendum. Essentially, the Vollgeld initiative intends to change the way that money is created in Switzerland. Capital Creation Being Challenged At the moment, as with the rest of the developed world, commercial banks in ...

2018-06-06 James Harte Read more
Vollgeld Referendum

The rise of cryptocurrencies and e-currencies has been a major theme in markets over the last year and as the popularity (and price) of many major digital currencies has soared, they have been pushed further and further into mainstream focus. This focus has now grown to the extent that many central banks and governments have been debating whethe...

2018-05-07 James Harte Read more
manufacturing PMI

USD Index Review Yesterday, despite the fact that the US economic releases came in with mixed outcomes, but mostly negative, the US Dollar was gaining momentum, trading near the session high around 100.40. However, Donald Trump decided to pressure the US Dollar again, saying “other countries take advantage by devaluation. So much for the strong...

2017-02-01 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
UK PMI

During the upcoming European and US session today, many economic figures will be released and are expected to have a notable impact on the markets. In today’s article, we will focus on the Manufacturing PMI data; what it is, how it's read, what matters the most and how its possible impact on the markets can be understood. Definition Manufactu...

2016-11-01 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more