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Currency Thoughts

  • !Trump’s Latest Comment on Tariffs Stirs Up Fresh Market Anxiety
    Stocks had performed decently in the Pacific Rim, rising overnight by 2.1% in China, 1.0% in Hong Kong, 0.4% in Australia and 0.9% in Taiwan. The Japanese Nikkei had been an exception, drifting down 0.3%. In an interview with CNBC, President Trump si…
    - 2 hours ago 20 Jul 18, 12:16pm -
  • !Yankees and Red Sox Next Opponents Both Have Poor Pre-All Star Game Records
    Pitching match-ups in the three upcoming Yankee games and three up coming Red Sox games cast possible further light on some of the points made in my earlier posts on this Eastern Division Rivalry. The Yankees will be facing their cross-town National…
    - 9 hours ago 20 Jul 18, 5:07am -
  • !Vulnerable Time for Emerging Market Currencies
    The combination of a tightening Federal Reserve policy, escalating tariff warfare, and heightened geopolitical uncertainty can be particularly risky for the currencies of developing and emerging economies. They tend to be heavily dependent on trade a…
    - 13 hours ago 20 Jul 18, 12:32am -
  • !South African Reserve Bank
    While many central banks in emerging economies have been tilting policy in a more restrictive direction, the last two South African interest rate changes were cuts. Reduction of 25 basis points each last March and in July 2017 had followed a period f…
    - 22 hours ago 19 Jul 18, 3:43pm -
  • !Indonesia’s 7-Day Reverse Repo Rate Left Unchanged at 5.25%
    The Board of Governors at Bank Indonesia took a pause after having hike its interest rate three times in the space of six weeks. This had lifted the key 7-day reverse repo rate to 5.25% as of June 29th from 4.25% prior to an initial hike of 25 bps on…
    - 22 hours ago 19 Jul 18, 3:30pm -

FOREX News

  • 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

  • !3 Factors That Could Boost Gold’s Performance in H2 2018
    The World Gold Council has released its Mid-year Outlook 2018 and revealed three key factors that could bring gold out of its decline in the second half of the year.The post 3 Factors That Could Boost Gold’s Performance in H2 2018 appeared first o…
    - 14 hours ago 19 Jul 18, 11:50pm -
  • !Stakeholder Gold Corp. Announces Board of Directors Changes
    Stakeholder Gold Corp. (TSXV:SRC) ("Stakeholder" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Artie Hao Li to the Company's Board of Directors.The post Stakeholder Gold Corp. Announces Board of Directors Changes appeared first on…
    - 17 hours ago 19 Jul 18, 9:03pm -
  • !OZ Minerals Releases Quarterly Report
    OZ Minerals has released its quarterly report for Q2 2018, detailing updates on its operations and production as well as the Avanco takeover.The post OZ Minerals Releases Quarterly Report appeared first on Investing News Network.
    - 21 hours ago 19 Jul 18, 4:31pm -
  • !War Eagle adds 122 hectares to the existing Kirana Goodfish Property, Kirkland Lake
    War Eagle Mining Company Inc. (TSXV - WAR) ("War Eagle" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has completed the purchase of the Deloye Family Claims ("Deloye Claims" or "the Claims") located in the northeast corner of Teck and the nort…
    - 23 hours ago 19 Jul 18, 2:31pm -
  • Nevada Sunrise Announces Commencement of Airborne Survey on Coronado VMS Property in Nevada
    Nevada Sunrise (TSXV:NEV) is pleased to announce that an airborne electromagnetic survey has commenced on the Coronado VMS property ("Coronado", or the "Property"), located in the Tobin and Sonoma Range of Pershing County, Nevada, approximately 30 m…
    - 1 day ago 19 Jul 18, 1:32pm -

Finance Magnates

Gold Review

  • !VanEck Says Gold Bulls Betting on Trump Tumult Will Have to Wait
    https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-07-18/vaneck-says-gold-bulls-betting-on-trump-tumult-will-have-to-waitThe post VanEck Says Gold Bulls Betting on Trump Tumult Will Have to Wait appeared first on Gold Review.
    - 18 mins ago 20 Jul 18, 1:37pm -
  • !Asia Gold-Price dip sparks little cheer; India buyers unmoved
    https://www.reuters.com/article/asia-gold-demand/asia-gold-price-dip-sparks-little-cheer-india-buyers-unmoved-idUSL4N1UG3JNThe post Asia Gold-Price dip sparks little cheer; India buyers unmoved appeared first on Gold Review.
    - 18 mins ago 20 Jul 18, 1:37pm -
  • !‘Treasure ship’ claim raises eyebrows in South Korea
    https://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-wreck/treasure-ship-claim-raises-eyebrows-in-south-korea-idUSKBN1K91OMThe post ‘Treasure ship’ claim raises eyebrows in South Korea appeared first on Gold Review.
    - 19 mins ago 20 Jul 18, 1:36pm -
  • !Investors buy big in bonds, flee gold in large numbers-BAML
    https://www.reuters.com/article/markets-flows-baml/investors-buy-big-in-bonds-flee-gold-in-large-numbers-baml-idUSL8N1UG24NThe post Investors buy big in bonds, flee gold in large numbers-BAML appeared first on Gold Review.
    - 20 mins ago 20 Jul 18, 1:35pm -
  • !Gold edges up from one-year low as Trump slams strong dollar
    https://www.reuters.com/article/global-precious/precious-gold-edges-up-from-one-year-low-as-trump-slams-strong-dollar-idUSL8N1UG31HThe post Gold edges up from one-year low as Trump slams strong dollar appeared first on Gold Review.
    - 31 mins ago 20 Jul 18, 1:24pm -

Fastmarkets

TF Metals Report

  • !Friday Follies
    The Comex metals have recovered from another overnight drop. Can we manage to finish the day strong and finally put this week behind us? read more
    - 2 hours ago 20 Jul 18, 12:20pm -
  • !Who Is In Control?
    As the Comex metals fall to absurdly low levels due to a tumbling Chinese yuan, today we have a question for you to consider. read more
    - 23 hours ago 19 Jul 18, 2:41pm -
  • JBSFC on Trump and Putin
    John Batchelor and Professor Stephen F. Cohen have recorded weekly updates on The New Cold War for nearly five years now...and we've diligently posted them here at TFMR since early 2014. Nowhere else in western media will you find such a fair, balanc…
    - 1 day ago 19 Jul 18, 1:36pm -
  • Sinking Ships
    As the Comex metals decline in price again today, it has begun to feel as if we're on a sinking ship. read more
    - 2 days ago 18 Jul 18, 3:01pm -
  • CGP on The Hill
    So, let's see...The Fed chairman goes up to Capitol Hill and the price of Comex gold is slammed lower. That's never happened before! I'm stunned!!read more
    - 3 days ago 17 Jul 18, 2:15pm -