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Currency Thoughts

  • !July’s Flash Japanese and Euro Area PMI Readings Below June Scores
    The dollar began the new week trading up 0.2% against the euro and peso and edging 0.1% higher vrsus the Swissy and kiwi, but the greenback also depreciated 0.5% relative to the Australian dollar and 0.2% against the yuan, yen, loonie and sterling. U…
    - 1 hour ago 24 Jul 17, 3:01pm -
  • !Dollar Image Still Eroding
    The initial advance of the dollar after Donald Trump’s election has been erased. The euphoria had stemmed from a belief that federal government policy would be legislated more easily with single party control and that the Trump proposals of tax rel…
    - 20 hours ago 23 Jul 17, 8:00pm -
  • Next Week
    Central Bank: Monetary policy meetings in the United States (but no press conference afterwards), Brazil, Russia, Turkey and Colombia. Bank of Japan to release a “summary” of its July meeting and minutes from its June Board meeting. Reserve Bank…
    - 3 days ago 21 Jul 17, 6:31pm -
  • Dollar Grinds Lower and European Equities Fall Sharply
    The dollar lost another 0.6% against the yen, 0.5% versus the kiwi, 0.4% relative to the Swiss franc, 0.3% vis-a-vis the loonie, 0.2% against the euro and 0.1% versus sterling. The dollar made gains of 0.5% against the Aussie dollar, o.3% versus the…
    - 3 days ago 21 Jul 17, 3:01pm -
  • South African Reserve Bank Repo Rate Cut
    South Africa’s central bank interest rate was cut for the first time in several years, and the decision drew dissents favoring no change by two of the Monetary Policy Committee’s six members. South African GDP unexpectedly contracted in the first…
    - 4 days ago 20 Jul 17, 10:28pm -


  • Top Trade Idea For December 24th, 2014 – EUR/USD
    It is understandably a very quiet day with the stock markets in Italy and Germany closed for the Christmas Eve. Elsewhere, most traders are probably out today too although that does not necessarily mean the markets won’t move. In fact, the lack of…
    - 24 Dec 14, 3:28pm -
  • Chart Of The Day For December 24th,2014 – EUR/USD
    By Ilya Spivak EUR/USD Technical Strategy: Flat Support: 1.2173, 1.2080, 1.1929 Resistance:1.2246, 1.2324, 1.2418 The Euro dropped for a fifth consecutive day against the US Dollar, setting a new 28-month low against the US Dollar. A daily clos…
    - 24 Dec 14, 1:13pm -
  • Gold Steady Ahead of Host of US Numbers
    Gold is showing little movement on Tuesday, as the spot price stands at $1177.61 per ounce. On the release front, there are a host of US events ahead of the Christmas holiday. There are four key events on the calendar – Core Durable Goods Orders, F…
    - 24 Dec 14, 10:18am -
  • USD Crawls to Fresh Five-Year High as Markets Focus on Rate Contrast
    Talking Points: Dollar Crawls to Fresh Five-Year High as Markets Focus on Rate Contrast Euro Finds Too Little Traction, Too Late Yen Crosses Advance after BoJ Downgrades Growth Assessment Dollar Crawls to Fresh Five-Year High as Markets Focus on Rate…
    - 24 Dec 14, 6:12am -
  • Bitcoin Continues Offensive as Holiday Season Nears
    Bitcoin is continuing its attack on the $332 level. Earlier today we bounced off $332.92. After a small retracement to $326.66, BTC/USD is back on the offensive, hitting a high of $334.46 before pulling back. We are currently quoted at the $330 round…
    - 23 Dec 14, 10:23pm -

Gold Investing News

  • !ImmunoPrecise Increases Financing to $5.1 million
    Immunoprecise Antibodies announced it increased a previously announced non-brokered private placement financing.The post ImmunoPrecise Increases Financing to $5.1 million appeared first on Investing News Network.
    - 12 mins ago 24 Jul 17, 4:14pm -
  • !Aralez Pharmaceuticals To Report Q2 Financials
    Aralez Pharmaceuticals announced it will report its second quarter financials on August 9.The post Aralez Pharmaceuticals To Report Q2 Financials appeared first on Investing News Network.
    - 19 mins ago 24 Jul 17, 4:07pm -
  • !Gold Road: Alaric Mineral Resource Doubled
    Gold  Road  Resources  Limited  (ASX:GOR) (Gold  Road  or  the  Company)  is  pleased  to  announce  the  completion  of  the  updated  Alaric  Open  Pit  Mineral  Resource  (2017  Mineral  Resource)  estimate in complianc…
    - 26 mins ago 24 Jul 17, 4:00pm -
  • !Theratechnologies To Present New Findings
    Theratechnologies will share the results of its Phase IIb trial for TMB-202 at the IAS Conference on HIV Science.The post Theratechnologies To Present New Findings appeared first on Investing News Network.
    - 28 mins ago 24 Jul 17, 3:58pm -
  • !Metaliticy: Outstanding Cobalt Results Drilling to Commence
    Metalicity Limited (ASX:MCT) is very pleased to announce further outstanding surface sample results at Kyarra West, part of the Company’s 100 percent owned Kyarra cobalt project.As quoted in the press release:Metalicity Managing Director, Matt Ga…
    - 30 mins ago 24 Jul 17, 3:56pm -

Finance Magnates


  • My Constants – A new custom tool on the FastMarkets platform
    My Constants is a new tool on FastMarkets that allows users to create constants that can displayed and used throughout the platform in custom tools. This feature can help users save time in building and updating custom tools on the FastMarkets platfo…
    - 42 days ago 12 Jun 17, 1:15pm -
  • Metal Bulletin Apex Report – Now available on the FastMarkets platform
    Great news! The Metals Bulletin APEX Report for Q4 2016 is now available to research subscribers on the FastMarkets Platform! What is the APEX report? The Metal Bulletin APEX report collects the forecasts of the world’s leading metals analysts and…
    - 9 Feb 17, 9:30am -
  • New physicals premiums report: the only all-in-one report for global base metal premiums
    FastMarkets’ flagship report, the weekly base metal physical premiums table, has just become even more valuable as a reference tool. Eight years after producing the first weekly table and following FastMarkets’ merger with Metal Bulletin, we are…
    - 19 Jan 17, 4:29pm -
  • Metal Bulletin prices are coming to the FastMarkets platform
    Metal Bulletin prices and physical market reports will soon be available to use with all tools, calculators and features on the FastMarkets platform, allowing you to view its key benchmarks and price assessments alongside live market data, news, rese…
    - 13 Jan 17, 12:41pm -
  • The Metal Bulletin news team preview base metals in 2017
    Below are a number of recently published pieces by Metal Bulletin looking forward to the major issues and industry trends that face the base metals industry in 2017. Their regular news and opinions pieces are usually published on the FastMarkets Prof…
    - 22 Dec 16, 5:01pm -

TF Metals Report

  • !More CoT Perspective
    We all saw a lot of commentary and "analysis" over the weekend regarding the latest Commitment of Traders report. Again, these numbers are most important when considered through the lens of historical perspective and that's what we attempt to show yo…
    - 2 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 2:33pm -
  • Watching Gold Into The Close
    We've been watching CDG climb all week toward the important level of $1250. With price butting up against some key technical indicators, we'll want to watch price into the close to see where we end the week. read more
    - 3 days ago 21 Jul 17, 1:55pm -
  • The Count Creates Craziness
    Count Draghi once again emerged from his crypt today and he had a few surprises up his cloak. Most notably, the revelation that "ECBQE tapering scenarios are not being discussed". And as those words passed his fangs, the fun began in mo…
    - 4 days ago 20 Jul 17, 2:23pm -
  • The Last JBSFC For A Few Weeks
    A thorough update last evening ahead of a multi-week break for Batchelor and Cohen as both prepare for some vacation time. Please be sure to listen so that you are fully caught up before the more
    - 5 days ago 19 Jul 17, 7:06pm -
  • Watching USDJPY
    Once again, we find ourselves closely monitoring the all-important USDJPY. Why? Because if the 2017 pattern repeats again, it's about to fall even farther. And if it falls back toward the 2017 lows...well, you should know by now what that will mean f…
    - 5 days ago 19 Jul 17, 1:52pm -