Forex Fundamental Analysis
Forex Week in Review October 20 2014 | 10/20/2014 8:31:00 AM
Last week again saw all the world’s major stock markets losing ground on continuing fears of a global economic slowdown with the one exception of the Dax which managed to rise.
Markets Falling On Slowdown Fears | 10/17/2014 9:19:00 AM
It has been suggested that recent falls in global stock markets are linked to the Ebola tragedy in Africa which has claimed almost 4500 lives and is certain to result in many more deaths before the outbreak is brought under control or burns itself out.
Irish State To End Complicity In Corporate Tax Avoidance | 10/16/2014 7:38:00 AM
Part of the reason for the success of the Celtic Tiger economy was that Ireland made it attractive to multi-national corporations to base their European Headquarters in the Republic through highly competitive rates of corporation tax.
Carney Threatens Bankers’ Golf Club Membership | 10/15/2014 8:18:00 AM
Mark Carney is the first Canadian to be governor of the Bank of England and seems to be a very astute individual.
S&P's Downgrades French Credit Outlook | 10/14/2014 8:10:00 AM
Credit ratings agencies are the bookmakers of the financial world. Their job is to provide investors with an accurate assessment of the risks associated with a given debt vehicle; this includes sovereign bonds.
Forex Week in Review October 13 2014 | 10/13/2014 7:46:00 AM
Last week again saw all the world’s major stock markets losing ground quite heavily on deepening fears of a global economic slowdown. Get the analysis for October 13, 2014 here.
Brent Crude Slips To Four Year Low | 10/12/2014 6:18:00 AM
The price for a barrel of Brent crude oil has dropped back to $88.40 a price last seen in November 2010 (no doubt petrol prices will be plunging back to 2010 levels any day now…).
Damned If You Do, Damned If You Don’t | 10/9/2014 10:43:00 AM
The Global Financial Crisis was the greatest upheaval to the world’s economies experienced since The Great Depression of the inter-war years.
World Bank Predicts Slow Growth For China | 10/8/2014 8:20:00 AM
The remit of The World Bank is to work towards the ending of poverty; it is the largest anti-poverty institution in the world.
US Posts Best Unemployment Figure | 10/7/2014 6:08:00 PM
The most recent figures released by the US Department of Labor show that the percentage of Americans unemployed and claiming benefits is at its lowest level for six years.
Forex Week in Review | 10/6/2014 7:03:00 AM
Last week saw all the world’s major stock markets losing ground quite heavily. Get the fundamental analysis for October 6, 2014 here.
ECB To Commence Asset Purchases | 10/6/2014 6:20:00 AM
In a much anticipated move, president of the European Central Bank (ECB), Mario Draghi, has announced that the bank will commence a programme of asset purchases later this month.
France Needs More Time To Get Deficit Under Control | 10/2/2014 6:25:00 AM
In the dark days of the global financial crisis, many European states from within the Eurozone found that they were running budget deficits well above the agreed limit of three percent of their GDP that they were required to meet to be allowed to adopt the Euro – even the prudent Germans fell afoul of this limit.
Japan Posts Weak Factory Output Data | 10/1/2014 12:42:00 PM
Data for August from Japan shows that manufacturing output bucked analysts’ expectation and fell by 1.5%.
UK Q2 Growth Revised Upwards | 9/30/2014 6:42:00 PM
The quarterly growth figures are subject to revision since they are projections based on partial data – as more hard data is received, the numbers become more solid.