| A | . .1MTX Glossary: CURRENCY... CURRENCY Glossary . Above the Market An order to buy or sell at a price set higher than the current market price of the security. Absolute Rate The fixed portion of an interest-rate swap, expressed as a percentage rather than as a premium or a discount to a reference rate. Absolute Advantage The ability of a country, individual, company, or region to produce a good or service at a lower cost per unit than the cost at which any other entity produces that good or service. Account 1. A statement of indebtedness for goods or services from one person to another. 2. An account maintained by a bank to preserve a depositor's money or securities. Active Investing An investment strategy involving ongoing buying and selling actions of the investor. Active investors will purchase investments and continuously monitor their activity in order to exploit profitable conditions. Actual Return The actual gain or loss of an investor. This can be expressed in the following formula: expected return (ex-ante) plus the effect of firm-specific and economy-wide news. Actuals 1. A term used to describe the underlying in future and forward contracts, dealing with commodities rather than financial instruments. 2. A term used to describe a securities historical volatitity. ADF ADF is the ISO code* for the former Andorrean Franc, which is now replaced by the Euro (EUR). ADP ADP is the ISO code* for the Andorran peseta, a former currency of Andorra that was a 1:1 peg to the Spanish peseta. ADP is now replaced by the Euro (EUR). Spanish Pesetas, now replaced by the Euro... Spanish Pesetas AED AED is the ISO code* for the United Arab Emirates Dirham, the currency of the United Arab Emirates. »...more 1 Dirham = 100 Fils AFA AFA was the former ISO code* for the Afghani (currency); which is now replaced by the ISO code*: AFN »...Afghan afghani 1 Afghani = 100 Puls Afghan Afghani AFN is the ISO code* for the Afghan Afghani, the currency of Afghanistan, a landlocked country that is located in the heart of Asia. 1 Afghani = 100 Puli AFN AFN is the ISO code* for the Afghan Afghani, the currency of Afghanistan, a landlocked country that is located in the heart of Asia. 1 Afghani = 100 Puli After Hours Trading (AHT) Trading after regular trading hours on the major exchanges. Against Actual A transaction generally used by two hedgers who want to exchange futures for cash positions. Aggregation 1. Used in corporate financial planning, aggregation is a process whereby a number of a firm's smaller projects are combined and treated as an individual project. 2. Used in futures markets, aggregation is a principal involving the combination of all future positions owned or controlled by a single trader or group of traders. Aggressive Investment Strategy A method of portfolio management that attempts to achieve maximum return. Agora The new Israeli sheqel (NIS) - ISO code*: ILS - is divided into 100 agorot. This name was used for the first time in 1960, when the Israeli government decided to change the subdivision of the Israeli Pound from 1000 prutot to 100 agorot. The name was suggested by the Academy of the Hebrew Language, and was borrowed from the Hebrew Bible, I Samuel 2:36 ...every one that is left in thine house shall come and crouch to him for a piece of silver... (the term "piece of silver" appears in Hebrew as "agorat kessef"). Alan Greenspan Alan Greenspan Dr. Greenspan was the Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System from 1987 to 2006. Dr. Greenspan also served as Chairman of the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), the Fed's principal monetary policymaking body. Albanian Lek ALL is the ISO code* for the Albanian Lek, the currency of Albania, a Balkan country in Southeastern Europe. »...more 1 Lek = 100 Qindarka Algerian Dinar DZD is the ISO code* for the Algerian Dinar, the currency of Algeria, a country in Northern Africa. 1 Dinar = 100 Centimes Alien Any person who is not a citizen of the country in which he or she lives. ALL ALL is the ISO code* for the Albanian Lek, the currency of Albania, a Balkan country in Southeastern Europe. »...more 1 Lek = 100 Qindarka All or None (AON) Used on a buy or sell order to instruct the broker to fill the order completely or not at all. Alligator Spread A term referring to an unprofitable spread regardless of favorable market movements. This loss is due entirely to large commissions charged upon the transactions. All-In Cost Shorthand for "all-included" costs, which are expressed as the interest paid or received for total costs of a financial transaction. AMD AMD is the ISO code* for the Armenian Dram, the currency of Armenia, a landlocked mountainous country in Eurasia between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea, located in the Southern Caucasus. The word "dram" translates into English as "money", and is cognate with the Greek Drachma. 1 Dram = 100 Luma »...Armenian Dram American Currency Quotation A direct quotation in the foreign exchange markets whereby the value of the American dollar is stated as a per unit measure of a foreign currency. Analyst A financial professional who has expertise in evaluating investments and puts together buy, sell, and hold recommendations on securities. Also known as a financial analyst or security analyst. anchor currency A reserve currency (or anchor currency) is a currency which is held in significant quantities by many governments and institutions as part of their foreign exchange reserves. It also tends to be the international pricing currency for products traded on a global market, such as oil, gold, etc. More recently, however, nations especially in Asia, have been stockpiling reserves in an effort to strengthen export competitiveness by weakening their own currencies, and also to contain quick and large inflows of capital, and buffer against financial crisis such as the Asian financial crisis. »...more Andorran peseta ADP = Andorran Peseta, a former currency of Andorra that was a 1:1 peg to the Spanish Peseta. ADP is now replaced by the Euro (EUR). ANG ANG is the ISO code* for the Netherlands Antilles Gulden, the currency of The Netherlands Antilles. The Netherlands Antilles (Dutch: Nederlandse Antillen, previously known as the Netherlands West Indies or Dutch Antilles/West Indies, are part of the Lesser Antilles and consist of two groups of islands in the Caribbean Sea: Curaçao and Bonaire, just off the Venezuelan coast, and Sint Eustatius, Saba and St. Maarten, located southeast of the Virgin Islands. The islands form an autonomous part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. 1 Gulden = 100 Cents; »...ANG Angolan Kwanza AOA AOA is the ISO code* for the Angolan Kwanza, the currency for Angola (a country in south-central Africa), which replaced the former AON. »...Angolan Kwanza 1 Kwanza = 100 Lwei AON The ISO code* for the former Angolan New Kwanza, which is now replaced by the AOA (the Angolan Kwanza) Appreciation The increase in value of an asset. Approved Delivery Facility An exchange authorized facility used as a location for the delivery of commodities tendered upon future contracts. Arab Emirates Dirham AED is the ISO code* for the United Arab Emirates Dirham, the currency of the United Arab Emirates, a Middle Eastern country situated in the southeast of the Arabian Peninsula in Southwest Asia on the Persian Gulf, comprising seven emirates: Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah, and Umm al-Quwain. 1 Dinar = 100 Fils Argentine Peso ARS is the ISO code* for the Argentine Peso, the currency for Argentina, a South American country. The Argentine Peso was originally established as the nuevo peso argentino or peso convertible. The symbol used locally for it is $ (to avoid confusion, Argentines frequently use U$S to indicate U.S. Dollars. »...more 1 Peso = 100 Centavos Ariary (Malagasy Ariary) MGA is the ISO code* for the Malagasy Ariary, the currency of Madagascar. It is subdivided into 5 iraimbilanja and is one of only two non-decimal currencies currently circulating (the other is the Mauritanian ouguiya). The names ariary and iraimbilanja derive from the pre-colonial currency, with ariary being the name for a silver dollar. Iraimbilanja means literally "one iron weight" and was the name of an old coin worth 1 / 5 of an ariary. Armenian Dram AMD is the ISO code* for the Armenian Dram, the currency of Armenia, a landlocked mountainous country in Eurasia between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea, located in the Southern Caucasus. The word "dram" translates into English as "money", and is cognate with the Greek Drachma. 1 Dram = 100 Luma »...Armenian Dram ARS ARS is the ISO code* for the Argentine Peso, the currency for Argentina, a South American country. The Argentine Peso was originally established as the nuevo peso argentino or peso convertible. The symbol used locally for it is $ (to avoid confusion, Argentines frequently use U$S to indicate U.S. Dollars. »...more 1 Peso = 100 Centavos Aruban Florin AWG is the ISO code* for the Aruban Florin, the currency of Aruba. 1 Florin = 100 Cents Ask The price a seller is willing to accept for a security, also known as the offer price. Asset Allocation The process of dividing a portfolio among major asset categories, such as bonds, stocks, or cash. The purpose of asset allocation is to reduce risk by diversifying the portfolio. Assign The act of clearing houses and brokerages selecting short option and future contract holders to deliver underlying securities or commodities of maturing or exercised/tendered contracts. Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) An organization of countries in southeast Asia set up to promote cultural, economic and political development in the region. ASEAN was officially formed in 1967 with the signing of the Bangkok Declaration. At The Market An order to buy or sell a futures contract at the best available price upon entrance into the exchange for execution. At the Money An option is at-the-money if the strike price of the option equals the market price of the underlying security. ATS The ISO currency code for the former Austrian Schillings (now replaced by the Euro - EUR). ... see Austrian Schillings AUD The Australian Dollar (ISO code* AUD) has been, since 14 February 1966, the currency of the Commonwealth of Australia, including Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, and Norfolk Island, as well as the independent Pacific Island states of Kiribati, Nauru and Tuvalu. It is normally abbreviated with the dollar sign $. Alternatively A$ or $A, $AU or AU$ is used to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. It is sometimes affectionately called the "Aussie battler"; during a low period (relative to the U.S. Dollar) around 2001 and 2002 the currency was sometimes locally called the "Pacific Peso". »...AUD 1 Australian Dollar = 100 Cents Australian Dollar The Australian Dollar (ISO code* AUD) has been, since 14 February 1966, the currency of the Commonwealth of Australia, including Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, and Norfolk Island, as well as the independent Pacific Island states of Kiribati, Nauru and Tuvalu. It is normally abbreviated with the dollar sign $. Alternatively A$ or $A, $AU or AU$ is used to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. It is sometimes affectionately called the "Aussie battler"; during a low period (relative to the U.S. Dollar) around 2001 and 2002 the currency was sometimes locally called the "Pacific Peso". »...AUD 1 Australian Dollar = 100 Cents Austrian Schillings ATS was the currency code for the former Austrian Schillings (now replaced by the Euro - EUR). Austrian Schillings, now replaced by the Euro... Austrian Schillings Austro-Hungarian krone the former currency of the Austro-Hungarian Empire from 1892 AWG AWG is the ISO code* for the Aruban Florin, the currency of Aruba. 1 Florin = 100 Cents Azerbaijani manat The Manat (ISO code* AZN) is the currency of Azerbaijan, a country in the Caucasus region of Eurasia. Located at the crossroads of Eastern Europe and Western Asia. 1 Manat = 100 Qepik »...more AZN The Manat (ISO code* AZN) is the currency of Azerbaijan, a country in the Caucasus region of Eurasia. Located at the crossroads of Eastern Europe and Western Asia. 1 Manat = 100 Qepik »...more *ISO codes: The ISO 4217 is the international standard describing three letter codes (also known as the currency code) to define the names of currencies established by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). The ISO 4217 code list is the established norm in banking and business all over the world for defining different currencies...»...currency codes . . ADVERTISEMENT top Sources: Yahoo.com; Nasdaq.com; SEC.gov; Wikipedia.org; thefreedictionary.com; BBC.co.uk; Others; .1MTX 2007 | A | . CURRENCY Countries & Aluminium, Copper, Gold, Palladium, Platinum, Silver .1MTX Glossary: Currency...Countries &... Country Ratings ± Country Ratings . Afghanistan ...go to the .1 MTX CURRENCY Converter: selecting this >> currency term, you will get the latest exchange rates... ...plus attached tables with more economics datas... Afghan Afghani (AFN) 1 Afghan Afghani = 100 Puli AFN is the ISO code* for the Afghan Afghani, the currency of Afghanistan , a landlocked country that is located in the heart of Asia. ± Country rating ± Major macro economic indicators ± Risk Assessment ± Albania ...go to the .1 MTX CURRENCY Converter: selecting this >> currency term, you will get the latest exchange rates... ...plus attached tables with more economics datas... Albanian Lek (ALL) 1 Lek = 100 Qindarka ALL is the ISO code* for the Albanian Lek, the currency of Albania, a Balkan country in Southeastern Europe. ± Country rating ± Major macro economic indicators ± Risk Assessment ± Algeria ...go to the .1 MTX CURRENCY Converter: selecting this >> currency term, you will get the latest exchange rates... ...plus attached tables with more economics datas... Algerian Dinar (DZD) 1 Dinar = 100 Centimes DZD is the ISO code* for the Algerian Dinar, the currency of Algeria, a country in Northern Africa. ± Country rating ± Major macro economic indicators ± Risk Assessment ± Aluminium ...go to the .1 MTX CURRENCY Converter: selecting this >> currency term, you will get the latest exchange rates... ...plus attached tables with more economics datas... Aluminium Ounces (XAL) XAL is the ISO code* denominating one troy ounce of Aluminium. American Samoa ...go to the .1 MTX CURRENCY Converter: selecting this >> currency term, you will get the latest exchange rates... ...plus attached tables with more economics datas... U.S. Dollar (USD) 1 Dollar = 100 Cents The Territory of American Samoa is an unincorporated territory of the United States located in the South Pacific Ocean, southeast of the sovereign state of Samoa. Currency: United States Dollar (ISO code* USD) Andorra ...go to the .1 MTX CURRENCY Converter: selecting this >> currency term, you will get the latest exchange rates... ...plus attached tables with more economics datas... Euro (EUR) 1 Euro = 100 Cents ADF is the ISO code* for the Andorrean Franc, the former currency of Andorra , a small landlocked country in southwestern Europe. The ADF (1 Franc = 100 Centimes) is now replaced by the Euro - ISO code* EUR. Angola Angolan Kwanza 1 Kwanza = 100 Centimos AOA is the ISO code* for the Angolan Kwanza which replaced the former AON. The Kwanza is the currency of Angola , a country in south-central Africa. ± Country rating ± Major macro economic indicators ± Risk Assessment ± Anguilla ...go to the .1 MTX CURRENCY Converter: selecting this >> currency term, you will get the latest exchange rates... ...plus attached tables with more economics datas... East Caribbean Dollar (XCD) 1 Dollar = 100 Cents XCD is the ISO code* for the East Caribbean Dollar, the currency of eight of the nine members of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States. It has existed since 1965, normally abbreviated with the dollar sign $ or, alternatively, EC$ to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. It has been pegged to the United States Dollar at US$1 = EC$2.7 since 1976. Six of the states using the EC$ are independent states: Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. The other two are British overseas territories: Anguilla and Montserrat. The only OECS member state not using the Eastern Caribbean Dollar is British Virgin Islands, which uses the U.S. Dollar. Antigua and Barbuda ...go to the .1 MTX CURRENCY Converter: selecting this >> currency term, you will get the latest exchange rates... ...plus attached tables with more economics datas... East Caribbean Dollar (XCD) 1 Dollar = 100 Cents XCD is the ISO code* for the East Caribbean Dollar, the currency of eight of the nine members of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States. It has existed since 1965, normally abbreviated with the dollar sign $ or, alternatively, EC$ to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. It has been pegged to the United States Dollar at US$1 = EC$2.7 since 1976. Six of the states using the EC$ are independent states: Antigua and Barbuda , Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. The other two are British overseas territories: Anguilla and Montserrat. The only OECS member state not using the Eastern Caribbean Dollar is British Virgin Islands, which uses the U.S. Dollar. Antilles ...see Netherlands Antilles Arab Emirates ...see United Arab Emirates Argentina ...go to the .1 MTX CURRENCY Converter: selecting this >> currency term, you will get the latest exchange rates... ...plus attached tables with more economics datas... Argentine Peso (ARS) 1 Peso = 100 Centavos ARS is the ISO code* for the Argentine Peso, the currency for Argentina , a South American country. The Argentine Peso was originally established as the nuevo peso argentino or peso convertible. The symbol used locally for it is $ (to avoid confusion, Argentines frequently use U$S to indicate U.S. Dollars. ± Country rating ± Major macro economic indicators ± Risk Assessment ± Armenia Armenian Dram 1 Dram = 100 Luma AMD is the ISO code* for the Armenian Dram, the currency of Armenia, a landlocked mountainous country in Eurasia between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea, located in the Southern Caucasus. The word "dram" translates into English as "money", and is cognate with the Greek Drachma. ± Country rating ± Major macro economic indicators ± Risk Assessment ± Aruba ...go to the .1 MTX CURRENCY Converter: selecting this >> currency term, you will get the latest exchange rates... ...plus attached tables with more economics datas... Aruba Florin (AWG) 1 Florin = 100 Cents AWG is the ISO code* for the Aruban Florin, the currency of Aruba, an island of the Lesser Antilles in the Caribbean Sea. Australia ...go to the .1 MTX CURRENCY Converter: selecting this >> currency term, you will get the latest exchange rates... ...plus attached tables with more economics datas... Australian Dollar (AUD) 1 Australian Dollar = 100 Cents The Australian Dollar (ISO code* AUD) has been, since 14 February 1966, the currency of the Commonwealth of Australia, including Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, and Norfolk Island, as well as the independent Pacific Island states of Kiribati, Nauru and Tuvalu. It is normally abbreviated with the dollar sign $. Alternatively A$ or $A, $AU or AU$ is used to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. It is sometimes affectionately called the "Aussie battler"; during a low period (relative to the U.S. Dollar) around 2001 and 2002 the currency was sometimes locally called the "Pacific Peso". ± Country rating ± Major macro economic indicators ± Risk Assessment ± Austria ...go to the .1 MTX CURRENCY Converter: selecting this >> currency term, you will get the latest exchange rates... ...plus attached tables with more economics datas... Euro (EUR) 1 Euro = 100 Cents ATS is the ISO code* for the Austrian Schillings, the former currency of Austria, a country in Central Europe. The ATS (1 Schilling = 100 Groschen) is now replaced by the Euro - ISO code* EUR. ± Country rating ± Major macro economic indicators ± Risk Assessment ± Azerbaijan ...go to the .1 MTX CURRENCY Converter: selecting this >> currency term, you will get the latest exchange rates... ...plus attached tables with more economics datas... Azerbaijan (AZN) 1 Manat = 100 Qepik The Manat (ISO code* AZN) is the currency of Azerbaijan, a country in the Caucasus region of Eurasia. Located at the crossroads of Eastern Europe and Western Asia. ± Country rating ± Major macro economic indicators ± Risk Assessment ± *ISO codes: The ISO 4217 is the international standard describing three letter codes (also known as the currency code) to define the names of currencies established by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). The ISO 4217 code list is the established norm in banking and business all over the world for defining different currencies...»...currency codes . . ADVERTISEMENT top Sources: Yahoo.com; Nasdaq.com; Wikipedia.org; Coface-usa.com; Others; .1MTX 2007 | A | . .1MTX Glossary: Currency...Codes CURRENCY Codes . ADF The ISO code* for the former Andorrean Franc, which is now replaced by the Euro (EUR). ADP Andorran peseta, a former currency of Andorra that was a 1:1 peg to the Spanish peseta. ADP now replaced by the Euro (EUR). AED AED is the ISO code* for the United Arab Emirates Dirham, the currency of the United Arab Emirates. 1 Dinar = 100 Fils AFA AFA was the former ISO code* for the Afghan Afghani (currency of Afghanistan); which is now replaced by the ISO code* AFN. 1 Afghani = 100 Puls AFN AFN is the ISO code* for the Afghan Afghani, the currency of Afghanistan. 1 Afghani = 100 Puli ALL ALL is the ISO code* for the Albanian Lek, the currency of Albania, a Balkan country in Southeastern Europe. 1 Lek = 100 Qindarka AMD AMD is the ISO code* for the Armenian Dram, the currency of Armenia. 1 Dram = 100 Luma ANG ANG is the ISO code* for the Netherlands Antilles Gulden, the currency of The Netherlands Antilles. 1 Gulden = 100 Cents AOA The ISO code* for the Angolan Kwanza (the currency of Angola) which replaced the former AON. 1 Kwanza = 100 Lwei AOA AOA is the ISO code* for the Angolan Kwanza which replaced the former AON. The Kwanza is the currency of Angola, a country in south-central Africa. 1 Kwanza = 100 Centimos AON The ISO currency code for the former Angolan New Kwanza, which is now replaced by the AOA (the Angolan Kwanza). ARS ARS is the ISO code* for the Argentine Peso, the currency for Argentina. 1 Peso = 100 Centavos ATS The ISO code* for the former Austrian Schillings (now replaced by the Euro - EUR). AUD The Australian Dollar (ISO currency code AUD) has been, since 14 February 1966, the currency of the Commonwealth of Australia, including Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, and Norfolk Island, as well as the independent Pacific Island states of Kiribati, Nauru and Tuvalu. It is normally abbreviated with the dollar sign $. Alternatively A$ or $A, $AU or AU$ is used to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. It is sometimes affectionately called the "Aussie battler"; during a low period (relative to the U.S. Dollar) around 2001 and 2002 the currency was sometimes locally called the "Pacific Peso". 1 Australian Dollar = 100 Cents AWG AWG is the ISO code* for the Aruban Florin, the currency of Aruba. 1 Florin = 100 Cents AZN The Manat (ISO code* AZN) is the currency of Azerbaijan. 1 Manat = 100 Qepik *ISO codes: The ISO 4217 is the international standard describing three letter codes (also known as the currency code) to define the names of currencies established by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). The ISO 4217 code list is the established norm in banking and business all over the world for defining different currencies...»...currency codes . . ADVERTISEMENT top Sources: Yahoo.com; Nasdaq.com; Wikipedia.org; .1MTX 2007
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Saturday, 13 February 2016, 1:50 GMT
Forex Weekly Forecast: Dollar is the Big Loser until this Changes
Tensions are running high as the S&P 500 hits its worst streak since the heights of the Global Financial Crisis. But all hope is not lost—we’re keeping an eye on these key themes in the big week ahead.


Saturday, 13 February 2016, 1:41 GMT
US Dollar in Danger of Further Losses – Here are the Key Risks
The US Dollar tumbled for the second straight week against the Japanese Yen and other major counterparts in a volatile week for global markets.


Saturday, 13 February 2016, 1:22 GMT
China Reopens after Holiday Week, How Will the Yuan Respond?
The offshore Yuan (CNH) rose to the highest level in two months against the US Dollar this week thanks to a smaller-than-expected drop in China’s foreign reserves combined with Chair Yellen’s testimony saying that negative rates are not out of the question for the US economy.


Saturday, 13 February 2016, 1:09 GMT
Gold Rockets to Fresh Highs as Equity Rout Continues
Gold prices soared for a fourth consecutive week with the precious metal rallying more than 5% to trade at 1247 on Thursday evening in New York.


Saturday, 13 February 2016, 0:45 GMT
Australian Dollar at Risk on RBA Outlook, Global Sentiment Trends
The Australian Dollar recoiled sharply higher after hitting a 4-year low but a deteriorating RBA policy outlook and churning sentiment trends may renew selling pressure.


Saturday, 13 February 2016, 0:30 GMT
Canadian Dollar Has Found Life Outside The Price Of Oil
The Canadian Dollar continues to claw back some of the 23% drop since the May 2015 low against the US Dollar.


Saturday, 13 February 2016, 0:10 GMT
It?s the Bank of Japan versus the Rest of the World
It’s been quite the week for the Yen, and taking a step back, it’s been quite the two-week stretch for the Japanese currency.


Friday, 12 February 2016, 20:10 GMT
USD/JPY Technical Analysis: Best 2-Week Run For JPY Since 1998
The Markets Are Effectively Calling The Bluff Of The Bank Of Japan. USD/JPY Bears Had Feared Abenomics, Now The Bulls Do.


Friday, 12 February 2016, 20:09 GMT
Crude Oil Turn in the Pipeline?
Crude oil (WTI) has declined 77.3% since the 2011 high (broad commodities top). That figure is interesting because the financial crisis decline measured 77.46%. ‘Equality’ between alternating legs in a market move is NOT uncommon.


Friday, 12 February 2016, 18:15 GMT
WTI Crude Oil Price Forecast: Oil Bounces 12% Off A 12 Year Low
WTI took a sharp tumble lower below prior support toward a $25 handle alongside the US Dollar only to bounce 12% on hopes of a producer cut.


Friday, 12 February 2016, 16:00 GMT
The CAC40 Rallies After Yesterday?s 4.1% Decline
The CAC40 has opened higher this morning, with French shares attempting to rebound from yesterday’s 4.1% decline.


Friday, 12 February 2016, 15:00 GMT
Stocks are Rebounding and Fresh Bear Flags are Forming
Monday could be big: China re-opens after being closed all week in observance of Lunar New Year, and the US is on holiday. Be extra careful of weekend risk.


Friday, 12 February 2016, 14:00 GMT
USD/JPY - The Abenomics Test
USD/JPY tests key psychological support, will Japanese authorities intervene?


Friday, 12 February 2016, 13:19 GMT
USDOLLAR Nears Major Technical Break; Don?t Trust the Euro
Markets now think there is a greater chance of a rate cut than a rate hike at the March FOMC meeting.


Friday, 12 February 2016, 12:59 GMT
Silver prices Trading At A Discount To Gold
Silver prices are bullish above the February 2 low of $15.11, and I anticipate that trend following traders are likely to use a pullback to the $15.48 mark (yesterdays’ breakout level) as an opportunity to add to their bullish exposure.


Friday, 12 February 2016, 11:00 GMT
DAX 30 Remains Bearish Below Wednesday?s High Of 9129
The DAX 30 (FXCM: GER30) is bearish below Wednesday's high of 9129 and given this downtrend, traders will most likely use a correction to 9000 as an opportunity to add to their bearish exposure with stops above 9129.


Friday, 12 February 2016, 10:55 GMT
The FTSE 100 Digests Its Losses
Risk-aversion in the financial markets is abating which lifts the FTSE 100 and it seems fair to expect the FTSE 100 to digest its losses today.


Friday, 12 February 2016, 10:54 GMT
Euro-Zone GDP in Line With Expectations, Greece Back in Recession
The Euro traded sideways to slightly lower versus other majors after today’s GDP figures showed a rise in Q4, Greece slipped back into recession.


Friday, 12 February 2016, 9:09 GMT
NZD/USD Technical Analysis: Struggling at Key Trend Line
The New Zealand Dollar continues to tread water below pivotal resistance defining the down trend against the currency’s US counterpart sinceearly July 2014.


Friday, 12 February 2016, 8:49 GMT
EUR/USD Technical Analysis: Pivotal Resistance Pressured
The Euro finds itself at trend-definingtechnical resistance after rising to the highest level in four months against the US Dollar.


Friday, 12 February 2016, 8:49 GMT
EUR/GBP Technical Analysis: Euro Rally May Be Fizzling
The Euro spiked to the highest level in 14 months against the British Pound but the push higher stumbled ahead of the 0.79 figure.


Friday, 12 February 2016, 6:53 GMT
No Stopping to Gold Upturn and Oil Bounces Even as Equities Plunge
Gold rallied as Asian equities barely traded above fresh lows. Oil bounces back to $27 on news of OPEC cuts while copper stuck in lackluster


Friday, 12 February 2016, 6:32 GMT
Euro May Fall vs. US Dollar as Data Renews Disparate Policy Bets
The Euro may fall against the US Dollar as economic data flow brings the monetary policy divergence between the Fed and the ECB back to the forefront.


Friday, 12 February 2016, 5:22 GMT
JPN225 Technical Analysis: 2-Year Low Under Threat
JPN 225 broke 76.4% Fibonacci to contest past support at 14,963, followed by 2-year low at 14,353. Restricted dip buying amid clear downturn


Friday, 12 February 2016, 5:00 GMT
EUR/USD to Face Larger Pullback on Dismal 4Q Euro-Zone GDP Report
Signs of a slowing recovery in the euro-area may spark a larger pullback in EUR/USD as it puts increased pressure on the ECB to implement more non-standard measures.


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