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ALL THINGS FOREX
http://www.allthingsforex.com/
FX Strategist, Author of "The Quarters Theory: The Revolutionary New Foreign Currencies Trading Method"
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Sept. 22, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – Following the Fed’s decision to abstain from reducing the size of monthly asset purchases, in the week ahead traders will shift their focus from the U.S. dollar to the euro as the outcome of the German elections and economic data from the euro-zone offer more insights on the future policies of the leader of the union and the state of the 17-nation economy. In preparation for the new trading week, here is the outlook for the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. EUR- Germany Federal Elections, Sun.,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 22, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Sept. 1, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – Although shortened by the Labor Day holiday, the week ahead promises to deliver a busy start to the month of September as traders watch the monetary policy decisions by five major central banks and dissect the results of the U.S. Non-Farm Payrolls report to gauge the odds of a taper announcement at the Fed’s upcoming September 17-18 meeting. In preparation for the new trading week, here is the outlook for the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. AUD- Reserve Bank of Australia Interest Rate Announcement, Tues., Sept.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Aug. 11, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – The euro will take the center stage in the week ahead as traders anticipate the GDP estimate from the euro-zone to confirm expectations that the 17-nation economy has finally returned to growth in the second quarter of the year. In preparation for the new trading week, here is the outlook for the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. JPY- Japan GDP- Gross Domestic Product, the main measure of economic activity and growth, Sun., Aug. 11, 7:50 pm, ET. Abenomics is expected to continue to make a positive... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Aug. 4, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – In the week ahead, traders will watch closely the monetary policy decisions of the Reserve Bank of Australia and the Bank of Japan, as well as the Bank of England inflation report, while also keeping an eye on a sequence of data that should offer more insights on the sustainability of the recovery in the U.K. and the euro-zone. In preparation for the new trading week, here is the outlook for the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. EUR- Euro-zone Services PMI, a leading indicator of economic... Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Jul. 21, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – After several days of trying to gauge the odds of tightening of the Fed’s monetary policy, in the week ahead traders will be back to watching a combination of economic data that will offer more details on the state of the world’s largest economies. In preparation for the new trading week, here is the outlook for the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. USD- U.S. Existing Home Sales, the main gauge of the condition of the U.S. housing market measuring the number of closed sales of previously... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Jul. 14, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – Two testimonies on Capitol Hill by the Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke will come to the forefront of the market’s attention in the week ahead as traders look for clarity on the future direction of the U.S. central bank’s monetary policy. In preparation for the new trading week, here is the outlook for the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. USD- U.S. Retail Sales, an important gauge of consumer spending measuring sales at retail establishments, Mon., Jul. 15, 8:30 am, ET. Consumer spending in the U.S. is forecast... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Jul. 7, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – Following a better than expected employment report from the world’s largest economy, in the week ahead traders will compare economic conditions on both sides of the Atlantic, as a sequence of notable economic data from the U.S., the U.K., and the euro-zone hits the newswires. In preparation for the new trading week, here is the outlook for the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. JPY- Japan Current Account, an important measure of foreign trade, Sun., Jul. 7, 7:50 pm, ET. Compared with a year earlier, the current... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Jun. 30, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – In the holiday-shortened week ahead, traders will watch the next moves by the European Central Bank and the Bank of England, while gauging the odds of “tapering” of the Fed’s asset purchases based on the outcome of the U.S. Non-Farm Payrolls. In preparation for the new trading week, here is the outlook for the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. EUR- Euro-zone Manufacturing PMI, a leading indicator of economic conditions measuring activity in the manufacturing sector, Mon., Jul. 1, 4:00 am, ET. Despite of the index rising... Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Jun. 23, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – A sequence of notable economic data from the United States will offer traders an opportunity to assess economic conditions in the world’s largest economy and to gauge the odds of tapering of the Fed’s monthly asset purchases. In preparation for the new trading week, here is a list of the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. EUR- Germany IFO Business Climate Index, a leading indicator of economic conditions measuring the outlook of businesses, Mon., Jun. 24, 4:00 am, ET. The report could confirm that Germany is gaining... Continue reading
Posted Jun 23, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Jun. 16, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – In the week ahead all eyes will focus on the Federal Open Markets Committee meeting in search for clues of the Fed’s willingness to take the first step toward monetary policy tightening. In preparation for the new trading week, here is a list of the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. GBP- U.K. CPI- Consumer Price Index, the main measure of inflation preferred by the Bank of England, Tues., Jun. 18, 4:30 am, ET. Inflationary pressures in the U.K. are forecast to rise to 2.7% y/y in... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Jun. 9, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – The euro will be closely watched during the upcoming week which could mark a new phase in the euro-area’s debt crisis as the German Constitutional Court convenes to debate and make a decision on the legality of the country’s participation in bailout funds and sovereign debt purchases. In preparation for the new trading week, here is the outlook for the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. JPY- Japan GDP- Gross Domestic Product, the main measure of economic activity and growth, Sun., Jun. 9, 7:50 pm, ET. The... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Jun. 2, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – Three monetary policy announcements by major central banks and the U.S. Non-Farm Payrolls report will make for an intriguing week ahead as traders watch the next move by European Central Bank and gauge the odds of “tapering” of the Fed’s asset purchases based on the condition of the U.S. labor market. In preparation for the new trading week, here is the outlook for the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. EUR- Euro-zone Manufacturing PMI, a leading indicator of economic conditions measuring activity in the manufacturing sector, Mon.,... Continue reading
Posted Jun 2, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
May 26, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – The Memorial Day holiday-shortened week ahead will keep the spotlight on the U.S. dollar and the Japanese yen as series of notable data from the United States and Japan will give traders an opportunity to assess the state of the world’s first and third-largest economies. In preparation for the new trading week, here is a list of the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. USD- U.S. Consumer Confidence, a measure of consumers’ outlook on the economy, Tues., May 28, 10:00 am, ET. The outlook of U.S. consumers... Continue reading
Posted May 26, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
May 19, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – With the Bank of Japan’s announcement and the minutes of the Fed’s May meeting on the agenda, the week ahead will offer further insight into the future plans of these two major central banks and their unprecedented monetary policy easing efforts. In preparation for the new trading week, here is a list of the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. GBP- U.K. CPI- Consumer Price Index, the main measure of inflation preferred by the Bank of England, Tues., May 21, 4:30 am, ET. Inflationary pressures in the... Continue reading
Posted May 19, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
May 12, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – Economic growth or the lack there of will be the themes of the week ahead as traders eye the GDP estimates from the euro-area and Japan and determine whether the euro-zone has managed to turn a corner in the first quarter of the year. In preparation for the new trading week, here is the outlook for the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. USD- U.S. Retail Sales, an important gauge of consumer spending measuring sales at retail establishments, Mon., May 13, 8:30 am, ET. Consumer spending in... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
May 5, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – In the week ahead, traders will keep an eye on the monetary policy decisions of the Reserve Bank of Australia and the Bank of England, while a sequence of data from “down under”, the euro-zone, Japan, and Canada paints a picture of economic conditions in some of the world’s biggest industrialized nations. In preparation for the new trading week, here is the outlook for the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. EUR- Euro-zone Retail Sales, an important gauge of consumer spending measuring sales at retail establishments, Mon.,... Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Apr. 28, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – The next moves by the world’s two major central banks and the condition of the U.S. labor market will be on top of the agenda in the week ahead, as the markets prepare for a likely announcement of additional monetary policy easing by the European Central Bank. In preparation for the new trading week, here is the outlook for the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. USD- U.S. Personal Income and Outlays, a measure of consumer income and spending, released along with the PCE Price Index- the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 28, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Apr. 21, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – A combination of notable economic data from the euro-area, coupled with the Bank of Japan’s monetary policy meeting and two GDP reports from the U.S. and the U.K., will offer plenty of excitement in the week ahead as the markets anxiously await to find out if the U.K. economy has averted an unprecedented triple-dip recession. In preparation for the new trading week, here is a list of the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. USD- U.S. Existing Home Sales, the main gauge of the condition of the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Apr. 15, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – The G20 meeting and notable economic data from Japan will place the yen in the center of the market’s attention as “currency wars” once again becomes a hot topic for discussion in the week ahead. In preparation for the new trading week, here is the outlook for the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. CNY- China GDP- Gross Domestic Product, the main measure of economic activity and growth, Sun., Apr. 14, 10:00 pm, ET. The world’s second-largest economy was expected to hum right along with 8.0% q/y... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Apr. 6, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – In the aftermath of the Bank of Japan’s “shock and awe” decision to double down on its monthly asset purchases, the week ahead could offer reassurance of the Fed’s commitment to continue its aggressive monetary policy easing, while traders watch a sequence of important economic data from the U.S., the U.K. and the euro-zone and gauge economic conditions on both sides of the Atlantic. In preparation for the new trading week, here is the outlook for the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. JPY- Japan Current Account,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Apr. 1, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – Four monetary policy announcements by major central banks and the U.S. Non-Farm Payrolls and Employment Situation report will make for a busy start of the second quarter as traders continue to monitor the situation in Cyprus and await to find out if the European Central Bank will be able to restore confidence following a few tumultuous weeks in the euro-area. In preparation for the new trading week, here is the outlook for the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. USD- U.S. ISM Manufacturing Index, a leading indicator... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Mar. 25, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – As the government of Cyprus finds a last minute solution to meet the deadline imposed by the European Central Bank, in the week ahead traders will focus on the euro whose direction will be driven by the outcome of the political drama in the Mediterranean island nation. In preparation for the new trading week, here is the outlook for the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. EUR- Cyprus Bailout Deal, Mon., Mar. 25, all day. After the parliament rejected the proposed levy on bank savings, Cyprus is... Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Mar. 17, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – In the week ahead all eyes will focus on the Federal Open Markets Committee meeting in search for clues of the Fed’s readiness to take the first step toward monetary policy tightening. In preparation for the new trading week, here is a list of the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. GBP- U.K. CPI- Consumer Price Index, the main measure of inflation preferred by the Bank of England, Tues., Mar. 19, 5:30 am, ET. Inflationary pressures in the U.K. are forecast to inch higher by 2.8% y/y... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Mar. 11, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – In the light on economic data week ahead, the political drama in Italy will come to the forefront of investors’ attention as the new Italian parliament convenes for its first session following the February election which resulted in a gridlock that shook the financial markets and sent the euro lower. In preparation for the new trading week, here is the outlook for the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. GBP- U.K. Industrial Production, the main gauge of industrial activity measuring the output of factories, mines and utilities,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog
Mar. 4, 2013 (Allthingsforex.com) – The busy week ahead will bring five monetary policy announcements by major central banks and will culminate with the U.S. Non-Farm Payrolls and Employment Situation report, as traders look for hints of more competitive currency devaluation to come and gauge the state of the U.S. labor market. In preparation for the new trading week, here is the outlook for the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets around the globe. 1. EUR- Eurogroup Meeting, Mon., Mar. 4, all day event. At their previous meeting, the finance ministers from the euro-zone confirmed that... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2013 at Traders' Library Blog