Tag Archive: Trading Currencies

GBP and UK Inflation Correlation

February 20, 2017
uk inflation

According to the Office of National Statistics, UK inflation rose to 1.8 percent in January from 1.6 percent in December. The surge was mostly caused by a lower pound and rising fuel prices. In general weaker pound is starting to affect the overall economy as input prices are moving higher.... View Article

The Future of the GBP Depends on Brexit Talks

January 25, 2017
future of the GBP depends on Brexit

Ever since the British decided that the best course forward is leaving the European Union there’s been a lot of uncertainty surrounding the divorce. In itself, the referendum in which British voted Yes to Brexit does not automatically mean that they are out of the union. EU is a complex... View Article

The Basel Committee (Part 1)

December 16, 2016
basel committee

In today’s world, the financial system is more or less the backbone of the entire global economy. If something big happens with the banks, then it affects everything and everyone. Since the financial sector is so influential, we have plenty of organizations and committees that keep a close eye on... View Article

Forex Markets Under Political Pressure

November 12, 2016

There are only seven full trading weeks left of this year. In those seven short weeks, we have plenty of high-impact events that could shape the forex markets considerably. We have the Federal Reserve’s rate decision, we have the last ECB’s press conference and of course, we have the constitutional... View Article

EURUSD – A Trapped Beast

October 27, 2016

Since the beginning of the financial crisis trading, the currency market has changed significantly. The current week is the perfect example of how major pairs tend to be very slow movers when there are no high-impact data releases on the wire. For example, the most traded pair EURUSD has managed... View Article

Trading Wisdom: When Will Traders Learn?

September 19, 2016

Let me start with something that probably all of you, traders or wannabe traders, know, or at least you should know by now: there is no holy grail in trading. It doesn't really matter what you use: fundamental or technical analysis, basic patterns or complex ones, expensive software or Bloomberg... View Article

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