Full Blown FX Risk Aversion, Trade War Reaches New Heights

The US-China trade war reached new heights on Friday. Currencies and equities ended the week with major losses after China hit the US with tariffs on $75B worth of...

Economic Data Calls for August 26, 2019

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (August 26, 2019) — Good Luck Trading! 1. NZ Trade Balance (18:45 ET) Bearish NZD — Potential downside surprise given...

Great Moves In The Euro Pairs (Not The EUR/USD!) Using Multiple...

One of the key approaches for all forex traders is to use multiple timeframes which we explain in detail in this session. But not only to the charts, but...

EZ PMIs & The Fed is Sending an Interesting Message

No one is buying euros because they are worried about the political situation in Italy, the possibility of a recession in Germany, the prospect of aggressive easing from the...

Next 48 Hours is Make or Break for EURO

The next 48 hours will be very important for EUR/USD because the currency pair has been confined in a narrow 60 pip trading range for most of the week....

Economic Data Calls for August 22, 2019

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (August 22, 2019) — Good Luck Trading! 1. EZ PMIs (03:30 ET) Bearish EUR — Potential downside surprise given significant...

Economic Data Calls for August 21, 2019

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (August 21, 2019) — Good Luck Trading! 1. CAD CPI (08:30 ET) Bullish CAD — Potential upside surprise given rise...

Pound Slips Below 1.2100 as Johnson Promises Hard Brexit

Market Drivers August 20, 2019 BoJo reiterates commitment to hard Brexit Markets in the summer stall Nikkei 0.55% Dax 0.15% UST 10Y 1.59% Oil $56/bbl Gold $1499/oz BTCUSD $10750 ts been a very quiet dealing session in...

FX: Getting a Sugar High from Talk of Stimulus?

Investors are dipping their toes back into US assets. Stocks traded higher for the third day in a row, Treasury yields rebounded off their lows and the greenback started...

From Opium Wars to Currency Wars

In 1842 the Qing dynasty surrendered Hong Kong to the British Empire following the First Opium War. Then, in 1898, the British pledged to cede it back to China...

Economic Data Calls for August 20, 2019

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (August 20, 2019) — Good Luck Trading! 1. RBA Minutes (21:30 ET) No Trade — The RBA minutes can be...

Vantagepoint AI Market Outlook for the Week of August 19, 2019

The Vantagepoint AI Market Outlook is designed to help traders.  It’s important to remain aware of correlations in the global markets. Traders can become more profitable if they know...