Forex Fundamental Analysis
BOE Perfects Art of Stable Door Closure | 3/31/2015 5:06:29 AM
It is always easy to be wise after the event. Bank regulators should have been more wary of the risks to the banking sector through dubious loans issued to sub-prime lenders and the folly of “securitising” such loans in blocks and believing that that would make an investment grade product.
Forex Week in Review | 3/30/2015 3:10:35 AM
Last week saw the final trading session for the week, the month and the quarter from the perspective of these summaries. Get the analysis for March 30, 2015 here.
Japanese Inflation Stutters | 3/27/2015 3:35:27 PM
It may be counter-intuitive to consumers, but economists and central bankers believe that a little inflation in an economy is a good thing.
Eurozone Business Output Improves | 3/26/2015 2:10:24 PM
The latest Markit composite Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) for the Eurozone suggests that business output in the 19 member bloc is growing at its fastest rate for almost four years.
UK Inflation Falls To Zero | 3/26/2015 3:30:17 AM
The latest set of data from the UK’s Office for National Statistics shows that prices in February, as determined by the Consumer Price Index (CPI), have remained unchanged from where they stood twelve months previously.
Portuguese Economy Continues To Progress | 3/24/2015 3:25:39 AM
Portugal was a victim of the European Sovereign debt crisis which saw yields for its 10-year bonds spike at 17.3%, an utterly unsustainable value.
Fed Loses “Patience” But Keeps Its Powder Dry | 3/19/2015 8:46:27 AM
The Bull Run that the US Dollar has been on of late has been fuelled by a number of factors
Was Nero A Greek? | 3/17/2015 3:10:30 PM
Legend has it that whilst the Eternal City burned, the Emperor Nero played his fiddle. This image has been passed down through the centuries as an icon of inaction at a time of crisis.
Japan’s Growth Revised Downwards | 3/17/2015 9:45:43 AM
The Japanese economy grew more slowly in the fourth quarter of 2014 than initially thought. Initial readings put Q4 growth at 2.2%, however, this has been trimmed back to 1.5% on the strength of more comprehensive data (figures on an annualised basis).
Forex Week in Review | 3/16/2015 11:01:39 AM
Last week was almost a repeat performance of the week before for the major stock exchanges, with American markets continuing to fall from recent highs as Dollar strength worries gain impetus, Japan and Eurozone markets adding value and the FTSE dipping.
France Granted More Time To Trim Deficit | 3/15/2015 9:15:36 AM
The creation of the Euro required that states joining the single currency had to have their economies broadly aligned before being able to become a member.
Dow Jones Wiped Out On Dollar Strength Fears | 3/12/2015 12:50:32 PM
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell by 1.85% on Tuesday, tumbling to a close of 17663 and returning the index to a lower value than it started the year on (17833 on 2/1/15).
Euro-Dollar Parity: What Does it Mean? | 3/12/2015 9:04:43 AM
As the euro continues its dramatic decline, economists are wondering just how far it will fall before leveling out.
Eurozone Growth Projections Revised Upwards | 3/12/2015 8:00:47 AM
The European Central Bank has revised its projection for growth of the 19 member Eurozone block upwards.
Lower Oil Prices: What’s its Effect? | 3/11/2015 10:25:02 AM
Despite the economic viewpoint of many financial analysts who continue to cling to the belief that the collapse of oil prices will have significant and long-lasting effects, the jury is still out on just how much impact to expect.