dc CB 23:14 GMT May 19, 2013
meanwhile back in the hall of power
london red 22:27 GMT May 19, 2013
think it has ramifications for wednesdays boj meeting. market was looking at possibility of more of the same, while now it looks like some caution is warranted.
as you say, may go higher initially after gap is filled, but dips may now be deeper towards wednesday as this news is taken on board.
tokyo ginko 22:09 GMT May 19, 2013
i guess BOJ is setting a range target of 95-105 for now
whether the market wants to take it higher is another thing. just ensure that; when the music stop, you have a chair to sit on.
Brisbane Flip 21:54 GMT May 19, 2013
Economy minister Akira Amari spoke on a Sunday talk show on national TV broadcaster NHK...
�it�s being said that the correction of the strong yen is largely completed. If the yen keeps on weakening a lot more, it will have a negative impact on peoples� lives.�
london red 21:54 GMT May 19, 2013
Amari says yen strength corrected further weakness undesirable
Sydney ACC 21:53 GMT May 19, 2013
Japan Economy Minister: �yen�s excessive strength has been largely corrected; further weakness could be harmful�
tokyo ginko 21:49 GMT May 19, 2013
any news out from Ausland for USD/JPY down 1% from New York close, big orders from?
Miami JN 21:47 GMT May 19, 2013
Any jpy news? Its going nuts
City JP 21:38 GMT May 19, 2013
It jives with COT numbers showing net long USD increased to $25 billion, of which short yen against the USD were at $11bn.
Bottom line: short yen trade is potentially most at risk
GVI Forex Inner Circle 21:28 GMT May 19, 2013
All the red in the table below indicates currency downtrends vs. the USD in all time frames . Pretty impressive!
GVI Forex Inner Circle 19:39 GMT May 19, 2013
May 17, 2013 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Monday, May 20.
Updated: Trading Events Calendar
HIGH IMPACT RELEASES: CH/CA- Holiday.
Cambridge Joe 18:45 GMT May 19, 2013
USDCAD: Riding high on borrowed time IMO.
If 0303 get revisited in the first three hours of the new week and remains above 0283 until that time, then it will sell into London, NY and beyond. IMO. GL
At any rate... 3 hours in looks pretty hectic across the board. IMO
Anyone else picking these vibes ? KaL ?
Cambridge Joe 17:20 GMT May 19, 2013
Ooooh ! A bit late to the party, but just took a look at AUSNZD.
It's selling...of course... but the major south move is only just begun. Possible upswing about 1 hour in... the selling with conviction looks to begin about three hours in.
All IMO. GL
Cambridge Joe 16:33 GMT May 19, 2013
Not too sure what you might mean by 'scam' trade JP.....
Apart from that, my Broker doesn't offer USD vs Sheckels...
Mtl JP 16:27 GMT May 19, 2013
Another good scam trade is gaming Sheckel's strenght
ed kw 16:09 GMT May 19, 2013
MXN/gold is dropped the most in the gold pairs can be a looong term trend for us/mxn,carts on gold side us the link gold. org for charts/mxn is printing strong econo numbers
Cambridge Joe 15:49 GMT May 19, 2013
USDMXN putting a top around 4 hours into the new week.
GVI Forex Inner Circle 14:58 GMT May 19, 2013
Holidays should subdue activity on Monday. Key week for data
IMPACT ITEMS:CH +Others- Holiday, CA- Holiday
- Fundamental sentiment in favor
of the USD has continued to improve in the latest week, even though the
general tendency of USD positive economic data in favor of the currency
appeared to be cooling. The currency is being given a lift by a growing
perception that the Fed is now considering an early start to tapering
off its quantitative Easing (QE) program. Presumably, this tapering off
of purchases of government bonds would happen over an extended period
of time. The pace of the tapering would be determined by economic
- A BOJ decision is due on
Tuesday along with key UK CPI data.
- The week ahead will see the
minutes from the latest Fed Meeting (May 1)and testimony by Chairman
Bernanke to the House. This testimony will give him ample opportunity
to signal to the markets What the current intentions of the central
bank may be.
- Thursday sees a number of flash
PMI reports U.K. data could also influence the GBP The critical
German IFO Survey is due on Friday.
GVI Forex Blog 14:57 GMT May 19, 2013
HIGH IMPACT ITEMS:CH +Others- Holiday, CA- Holiday
Fundamental sentiment in favor of the USD has continued to improve in the latest week, even though the general tendency of USD positive economic data in favor of the currency appeared to be cooling. The currency is being given a lift by a growing perception that the Fed is now considering an early start to tapering off its quantitative Easing (QE) program. Presumably, this tapering off of purchases of government bonds would happen over an extended period of time. The pace of the tapering would be determined by economic conditions.
Holidays should subdue activity on Monday. Key week for data
Cambridge Joe 13:31 GMT May 19, 2013
AUSUSD : If AUDUSD touches 9710 within the first three hours of the new week AND remains below 9735 until then, it buys for a decent session or two !
It may of course buy anyway, but meeting these criteria make it a much higher probability..... IMO. GL
Cambridge Joe 13:21 GMT May 19, 2013
Cambridge Joe 10:47 GMT May 17, 2013
Looking like eurusd gets a lift late NY into Asia. IMO...
Any early softness should be seen as a BOD opportunity.
Mtl JP 12:06 GMT May 19, 2013
May 19, 2013 LONDON (Reuters) - Independent Scotland open to Cyprus-style bank risks, says Britain
..."An independent Scotland would have an exceptionally large banking sector compared to the size of its economy - with banking assets of more than 1250 percent of Scottish GDP - making it more vulnerable to financial shocks and the volatility of the sector,"...
So I ask: who does not like a crisis ?
ed kw 03:18 GMT May 19, 2013
Gillard is doomed: Reply
Syd do you see support for aud/usd using it for aud/gold its not dropping to support like us/gold /why is aud/gold laging us,gold
ed kw 00:57 GMT May 19, 2013
1 high paying tech job creates up to 3 to 6 part time jobs
ed kw 00:30 GMT May 19, 2013
Forex Trading Theme for the Week
AL--- the fed will back of when the us has better growth but that will be the game changer in the s/p think whut selling all the deviant stocks for new growth stocks will do just like the big selling of appall did for new better stockes will be biggest volatility. and you called the charts over bought you have think like commodity charts, run until supply and demand are equal,that is how i recognised e/y big move pending up it was behaving like commodity charts do, have to use the fibs as you are doing, staring at commodity charts for 22years