Commentary Articles in Forex and Currencies
Mt. Gox Bankruptcy Will Force Changes In Bitcoin
2/28/2014, 1:40 pm from Benzinga in Investing, Forex and Currencies, Basics, Travel and Lifestyle
David Smith for Benzinga.com 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 >>
Bitcoin: Boom, Bubble and Bust
2/18/2014, 9:09 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, Forex and Currencies, Investing Ideas, US Markets
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?
2/5/2014, 10:45 am from Benzinga in Investing, Forex and Currencies, Technology, US Markets
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?
2/4/2014, 10:05 am from Benzinga in Investing, Forex and Currencies, Basics, Business
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 >>
Investing In Mexico Is Not Like Investing In Turkey
1/31/2014, 11:16 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, ETFs, Forex and Currencies, International
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 >>
The Global Guru: What the 'Big Mac' Index Reveals For 2014
1/29/2014, 10:17 am from Eagle Financial Publications in Investing, Forex and Currencies, International, Investing Ideas
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 >>
U.S. Treasury 10-Year Yields Testing Key Resistance
1/6/2014, 9:40 am from Olson Global Markets in Investing, Forex and Currencies, Economy, US Markets
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 >>
Forex Forecasts: A Rare Long-Term View
12/26/2013, 11:46 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, Forex and Currencies, International, US Markets
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 >>
Is It Too Late to Join the 'Short Yen' Party?
12/17/2013, 10:14 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, Forex and Currencies, International, Investing Ideas
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 >>
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 >>