| 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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Sunday, 23 November 2014, 17:45 GMT
Latest Promise of Easing from ECB Keeps Euro Rebound at Bay
The recent slip in Euro-Zone economic data momentum takes away what was one of the only weapons hawks brought to the ECB: that the recent stimulus measures were doing enough in the short-term to justify the ECB holding out on new easing.


Saturday, 22 November 2014, 2:41 GMT
Weekly Trading Forecast: Volatility Keeps Boiling in the FX Market
Just as the global capital markets were preparing for the seasonal downshift into Thanksgiving week, multiple central banks sent a shockwave of volatility through the markets. Be wary of FX volatility this week.


Saturday, 22 November 2014, 2:27 GMT
Dollar May Not Have a Quiet Thanksgiving...
From a fundamental perspective, the Dollar’s interest rate backdrop seems to be mired in debate over the timing of the inevitable first hike.


Saturday, 22 November 2014, 0:52 GMT
Gold Rallies on PBOC, ECB Surprise Easing -1207 Key Resistance
Gold prices are higher for a third consecutive week with the yellow metal rallying 0.8% to trade at $1197 ahead of the New York close on Friday.


Saturday, 22 November 2014, 0:46 GMT
AUD To Look Past Local Data Yet Remains At Risk On Elevated Volatility
The Aussie is in for another suspenseful week near its 2014 low as elevated volatility expectations threaten to keep pressure on the high-yielding currency.


Saturday, 22 November 2014, 0:39 GMT
GBP/USD to Break Out on Less-Dovish BoE, Weak U.S. 3Q GDP
GBP/USD may face a more meaningful rebound in the week ahead as the Bank of England (BoE) highlights the risk of overshooting the 2% target for inflation, while the Federal Reserve remains reluctant to move away from its zero-interest rate policy (ZIRP).


Saturday, 22 November 2014, 0:35 GMT
Yen Looks Past Japan Recession and Election Risk, Sentiment Trends Key
The Japanese Yen may rise as markets look past the onset of recession and looming general election risk to focus on the trajectory of sentiment trends.


Friday, 21 November 2014, 23:57 GMT
EURUSD Slammed into Range Lows on Outside Week
A long term chart highlights the importance of the area just below. The line from the 2010 and 2012 lows is near 1.2230 next week whilst the 2008 low looms at 1.2330.


Friday, 21 November 2014, 23:42 GMT
Trading Video: Officials Trigger Volatility for Euro, Yen and Dollar
Central banks and other policy groups are increasingly responsible for FX-based volatility and trend development.


Friday, 21 November 2014, 22:38 GMT
Strategy Video: A Volatile Thanksgiving Week for FX?
Investors that follow 'seasonality' factors reasonably expect the upcoming US Thanksgiving holiday to put a damper on market movement.


Friday, 21 November 2014, 19:46 GMT
Hungary to Maintain Key Rate at 2.1% as EUFHUF Breaks to Lower Low
Based on a favorable growth report and reversal in economic sentiment the Hungarian National Bank is likely to maintain the current key rate of 2.1%.


Friday, 21 November 2014, 19:00 GMT
How to Formulate a Bias and Set Risk Amounts with Price Action
There are numerous ways to generate a bias, but few are as concise or consistent as what can be offered through price action.


Friday, 21 November 2014, 16:50 GMT
EUR/USD Eyes Monthly Low as ECB Draghi Hints at QE- CPI in Focus
The EUR/USD may face fresh monthly lows in the week ahead should the euro-area’s CPI report heighten bets for quantitative easing in the monetary union.


Friday, 21 November 2014, 16:00 GMT
The Weekly Volume Report: Downside Resolution in the Euro?
Instruments covered this week: EUR/USD, USD/JPY & GBP/USD


Friday, 21 November 2014, 15:59 GMT
Gold Output Declines Amongst Top 5 Producers, Coinciding with Lower Prices
Coinciding with lower prices, 2014 gold output has declined amongst the top 5 producers. Depending on their correlation to gold prices, the top five producer’s currencies have either appreciated or depreciated.


Friday, 21 November 2014, 14:27 GMT
USD/CAD Achieves C$1.1200 on Strong CPI Data
Canadian Consumer Price Index reaches a 4 month high after a period of stagnant growth.


Friday, 21 November 2014, 13:45 GMT
Time to Bet on the SNB?
Cyclical outlook turning more positive on the cross in the days ahead


Friday, 21 November 2014, 11:50 GMT
EUR/USD Breaks Channel from November Low, AUD/USD Skewed by PBoC
Central bank activity in Asia and hints of activity in Europe are driving markets at the end of the week.


Friday, 21 November 2014, 4:49 GMT
Dollar Draws Limited Reassurance from CPI Uptick, Fed Surveys
The outlook for monetary policy normalization is one of the Dollar’s primary fundamental drivers. It is also a theme that the market has vigorously priced in


Friday, 21 November 2014, 4:32 GMT
Yen Gains as Asian Stocks Decline, Euro Eyes Draghi Commentary
The Japanese Yen rose as stocks fell overnight, fueling demand for the haven currency. The Euro may decline if ECB President Draghi talks up “sovereign QE” possibilities.


Friday, 21 November 2014, 4:01 GMT
GBP/USD Doji Suggests Bulls Remain Reluctant To Return
GBP/USD has posted a Doji on the daily, which does little to inspire confidence in the reversal signal offered by a Morning Star pattern.


Friday, 21 November 2014, 3:25 GMT
Trading Video: The Next Big Euro Bear Leg
Despite a clear technical setup and capable event risk EURUSD found itself unable to catalyze its next major drive.


Friday, 21 November 2014, 3:10 GMT
USD/JPY Bearish Pattern Awaiting Confirmation Near Critical Support
USD/JPY is in for a suspenseful session as a Shooting Star formation awaits confirmation near critical support.


Friday, 21 November 2014, 3:10 GMT
AUD/USD Doji Indicates Hesitation From The Bears Near 2014 Low
AUD/USD is at a critical juncture near its 2014 low with a Doji on the daily suggesting reluctance from the bears to lead the pair lower.


Friday, 21 November 2014, 3:01 GMT
Crude Oil Trying to Bounce, US Dollar May Correct Downward
Crude oil prices are trying to bounce from a four-year low while US Dollar chart positioning is warning of a downward correction once again.


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