Forex Fundamental Analysis
UKIP Wins 2nd By-election | 11/21/2014 9:21:00 AM
Mark Reckless became the United Kingdom Independence Party’s (UKIP) second elected MP when he won the Rochester and Strood by-election last night with a majority of 2900, having won the support of 42% of the vote.
Japan Goes To The Polls | 11/20/2014 8:34:00 AM
The Japanese Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, has announced that parliament will be dissolved on 21st November and a snap general election held.
Eurozone Growth Achieved In Q3 | 11/19/2014 10:55:00 AM
The bloc of 18 nations which use the single European currency, the Euro, as a whole managed to deliver meagre economic growth in the third quarter of the year, coming in at 0.2%.
Chocoholics: Chocolate Prices on the Rise | 11/19/2014 10:20:00 AM
Every day brings new crises in the financial world. Scandals, government intervention, recessions, price manipulations. Journalists have their hands full reporting about currency collapses, oil embargos and stock IPOs.
Japan Slips Into Recession | 11/18/2014 8:29:00 AM
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe has made restoring the Japanese economy to significant growth and the ending of a 20 year run of deflation the priorities of his administration.
Will the China-Hong Kong Stock- Link Spur U.S. Buying | 11/18/2014 7:29:00 AM
The Shanghai-Hong Kong stock connect got under way on Monday, November 17th. This new financial endeavor allows foreign investors to directly purchase individual shares of 560 Chinese mainland stocks.
Forex Week in Review | 11/17/2014 7:59:00 AM
Last week was largely positive for the major markets with only Germany’s Dax losing ground. Get the analysis for November 17, 2014 here.
Could Gold Reach $800? | 11/16/2014 9:21:00 AM
They say beauty is in the eyes of the beholder. And what could be more beautiful than bullions of pure gold? Gold has always held a special allure for jewelry lovers. But it has also been a key investment commodity. Gold has been regarded as a crisis hedge, a currency hedge, an inflation hedge and a deflation hedge.
UK Inflation Projected To Remain Low | 11/14/2014 8:32:00 AM
For the first time in five years, UK workers on average wages found that their pay increase was actually marginally above the consumer price inflation figure.
Further Banking Fines Levied | 11/14/2014 8:06:00 AM
It is a sign of the times that nobody reading this article will be shocked to learn of wrong-doing by major banks, nor that five major international banks have been fined a total of £2 billion for their parts in the shenanigans.
No Longer “Too Big To Fail” | 11/12/2014 10:25:00 AM
For the public, the most distasteful aspect of the Global Financial Crisis was that tax payers around the world had to foot the bill for shoring-up financial institutions that had gambled big and lost.
US Unemployment At Lowest Since 2008 | 11/11/2014 8:15:00 AM
Last week saw the release of US unemployment data for the month of October and revision (based on more complete data) of the figures for August and September which showed that unemployment had been marginally overstated.
Forex Week in Review November 10 2014 | 11/10/2014 10:47:00 AM
Last week was another mixed affair for the world’s major stock markets with some closing up, some down and some essentially unchanged. Get the Forex week in review for November 10, 2014 here.
EU President Embarrassed Over Tax Scandal | 11/9/2014 6:31:00 AM
Recently confirmed as President as the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker was formerly prime minister of Luxemburg.
Markets Rise, Republicans Take Control | 11/6/2014 9:47:00 AM
Those with long memories will recall that the Global Financial Crisis started with a Republican in the White House.