Tag Archive: Chairwoman Yellen

Federal Open Market Committee Takes the Stand

December 11, 2016
federal open market committee

Ladies and Gentlemen! We have reached the final and perhaps the most spoken risk event of this year. On Wednesday afternoon we have the pleasure to listen to Ms. Yellen for the last time in 2016 and there is only one thing we all want to hear. “The members of... View Article

Is Dollar Strength Here to Stay?

November 19, 2016
Forex Charts

U.S. dollar has been gaining ground against its main counterparts for two weeks now and Forex charts show that. The trend that started with the presidential elections in the United States, looks firm and solid. However, things aren’t always what they seem, especially in trading. The idea here is to... View Article

Getting Ready for Summer Trading

May 28, 2016

“For those of us climbing to the top of the food chain, there can be no mercy. There is but one rule: hunt or be hunted.” Francis Underwood (Kevin Spacey), House of Cards, 2013 Price action changes somewhat during summer months and to be honest, previous week already felt like... View Article

One and Done

April 20, 2016

“Short everything that man has touched” Mark Baum (Steve Carell), The Big Short, 2015 Over the past couple of weeks, I’ve noticed that the phrase “helicopter money” is being used more frequently than ever before and it’s actually starting to sound like somebody is trying to make the market a... View Article

Yen Shorts in Panic Mode

April 10, 2016

“We are not so very different, you and I. We’ve both spent our lives looking for the weaknesses in one another” George Smiley (Gary Oldman), Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011) When it comes to the foreign exchange market, USDJPY has been one of the main subjects lately – shorts are... View Article

FED Meeting on the Horizon

March 12, 2016

“So mortgage bonds are dog shit. CDO’s are dog shit wrapped in cat shit” Mark Baum (Steve Carell), The Big Short 2015 Mr. Mario Draghi has left the stage, leaving us wondering whether the new measures introduced represent the last desperate attempt to save the Euro zone from the deflation... View Article