Commentary Articles in Forex and Currencies
Does Bitcoin Need a Central Bank?
12/11/2013, 2:46 pm from Lior Alkalay in Investing, Forex and Currencies, Economy, Investing Ideas
If one could describe the digital currency in human terms, Bitcoin would probably be labeled the rock star of the currency world. Of late, digital currency, or Cryptocurrency as some fans like to... Read >>
U.S. Treasury 10-Year Note Yield Aims for a Test of Key Resistance
11/25/2013, 2:43 pm from Olson Global Markets in Investing, Forex and Currencies, Banking and Loans, Economy
By Jim Donnelly, Olson Global Markets The debate over whether or when the Fed will begin to taper the size of their security purchases is showing up on the weekly chart of the CBOE 10-Year U.S.... Read >>
Weekly Economic Review (November 18 - 22, 2013)
11/22/2013, 4:48 pm from Market IQ in Investing, Economy, Forex and Currencies, US Markets
US equities continued their bull run this week with the Dow Jones Industrial Average reaching a record high of 16,000 as data on inflation and the labor market eased fears the Federal Reserve... Read >>
Why Europe Needs More ECB Intervention
11/22/2013, 12:23 pm from OppenheimerFunds in Investing, Economy, Forex and Currencies, Investing Ideas
By Turgut Kisinbay, Research Analyst I noticed something very different at the recent joint International Monetary Fund/World Bank conference held in Washington, D.C. The previous three years... Read >>
Is London a Ticking Time Bomb?
11/19/2013, 1:56 pm from Lior Alkalay in Investing, Economy, Forex and Currencies, Real Estate
London, a city rich in history and culture, with castles and mansions just a few kilometers from skyscrapers dozens of stories high, is the second largest financial capital of the world and the... Read >>
Weekly Economic Overview (November 11 - 15, 2013)
11/11/2013, 2:17 pm from Market IQ in Investing, Economy, Forex and Currencies, US Markets
Comments from Fed officials including Federal Reserve Chairperson-Designate Janet Yellen is expected to dominate the markets this week. Any hints that Yellen provides on tapering and future... Read >>
Weekly Economic Review (November 4 - 8, 2013).
11/8/2013, 4:20 pm from Market IQ in Investing, Economy, Forex and Currencies, US Markets
Better than expected GDP growth and strong employment report weighed on US stock indexes this week. Investor concerns about a December taper were easily visible as the markets sold off on... Read >>
Who Would Have Thought; Dollar Swiss is Kind of Spooky!
10/31/2013, 10:33 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, Forex and Currencies, Commodities, US Markets
The Holy Grail of traders, investors, and anybody who follows markets is a reliable forward indicator. Imagine it; you find an instrument or data point, whose changes indicate the future... Read >>
Why Won’t the Dollar Just Collapse?
10/16/2013, 11:45 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, Forex and Currencies, Economy, US Markets
Okay, I don’t want to be too depressing here, but the question “Why hasn’t the dollar collapsed?” is a valid one. There are a host of reasons why one would expect that it would have. Markets are... Read >>
Weekly Economic Overview (October 7 - 11, 2013)
10/7/2013, 12:24 pm from Market IQ in Investing, Economy, Forex and Currencies, International
Turbulence is expected to continue in US markets this week as efforts to settle the budget dispute and debt ceiling issue continues to drag on.
The budget impasse has led to a partial US... Read >>