Commentary Articles in Forex and Currencies


Mt. Gox Bankruptcy Will Force Changes In Bitcoin

David Smith for On Friday, Mt. Gox filed for bankruptcy protection. This announcement doesn't surprise anyone who has been following bitcoin since May 2013, when Mt. Gox... Read >>

Martin Tillier

Bitcoin: Boom, Bubble and Bust

One of the things I learned over 20 years in foreign exchange dealing rooms is that there is nothing magical about markets. A market is possible whenever two or more people disagree about the... Read >>


The Next Altcoin To Hit $20 Million?

Amith B. Nirgunarthy, Benzinga Staff Writer MaxCoin , the new crypto currency founded by Max Keiser will launch on February 5 and it has a good chance of crossing $20 million in market cap its... Read >>


What Companies Accept Bitcoin?

Ian Kar, Benzinga Staff Writer Bitcoin, the digital currency, has been growing in popularity over the past few months -- and a lot of major companies and organizations have been taking notice. ... Read >>

Martin Tillier

Investing In Mexico Is Not Like Investing In Turkey

We all know that when it comes to society, generalizations are dangerous and unacceptable. As history has progressed, people (in most of the world, at least) have thankfully come to realize that... Read >>

Eagle Financial Publications

The Global Guru: What the 'Big Mac' Index Reveals For 2014

It is that time of the year again, and Britain’s Economist magazine has just published its annual “Big Mac Index.” Since 1986, the “Big Mac Index” has provided a tongue-in-cheek but surprisingly... Read >>

Olson Global Markets

U.S. Treasury 10-Year Yields Testing Key Resistance

By Jim Donnelly, Olson Global Markets On the eve of the New Year, the yield on the U.S. Treasury notes tested key trend line resistance at the 3.034% level (or the 30.34 level on TNX) but did... Read >>

Martin Tillier

Forex Forecasts: A Rare Long-Term View

When I worked in London's interbank Foreign Exchange market, the Holiday season would usually make me smile. Not the season itself, although the excessive celebration was fun, but the people... Read >>

Martin Tillier

Is It Too Late to Join the 'Short Yen' Party?

In trading terms, there’s nothing worse than being late to a party. For whatever reason, you have held back as a trend develops, and then watched as seemingly everybody else made money.... Read >>

Lior Alkalay

Does Bitcoin Need a Central Bank?

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 >>