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Small gains recorded the key indices on the European markets but this was enough to boost the weekly profits over 1%. The good macro data on business confidence in Germany and the strong corporate results improved the investment climate. This is the third consecutive day with profits thus the pan-European... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2011 at Forex Winning System
Mild downward trends recorded by the key indices in most Asian stock exchange markets in the last trading session of the week. The trading volume was limited as many markets, including Australia, Hong Kong, India and Singapore, were closed due to Easter holidays. Respectively, the markets of Europe and America... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2011 at Forex Winning System
Fears of the debt crisis in the Eurozone possibly becoming worse combined with the massive growth in the deficit in the United States government as well as the strengthening of inflationary pressures the international economy is facing, have caused the investors to turn to gold due to its traditional safe... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2011 at Forex Winning System
The forex rates of the US Dollar was broadly lower against most majors today, hitting a new 16-month low as expectations were affirmed that the Federal Reserve would leave monetary policy unchanged. In the past few days, several key Fed officials made comments suggesting that monetary policy should not be... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2011 at Forex Winning System
Barack Obama is aiming towards reducing the huge US government deficit by 4 trillion dollars within the following 12 years. Among his targets this includes using long-term developments in order for the deficit to reach 2% of General Domestic Product, however, seeking cooperation from all the political parties to meet... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2011 at Forex Winning System
The Japanese Yen gained against the Euro today, bringing the EURJPY cross currency pair down from an 11 month high of 123.31 that was reached in the early hours of the Asian session. The pair has since then dropped over 120 pips, bringing the EURJPY to a low of 122.01... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2011 at Forex Winning System
The news that the Fukushima nuclear accident is similar to the one at Chernobyl in 1986, the negative macro economic data and the estimations that the corporate earnings in the U.S. will be lower than the expectations pushed the main European markets lower. The macro of the day revealed an... Continue reading
Posted Apr 12, 2011 at Forex Winning System
Crude Futures fell below USD112 a barrel on the expectations that a peace accord will be reached to end the Libyan conflict. The African Union said Muammar Gaddafi accepted a plan to end the civil unrest in the oil producing nation. However, some believe that the peace plan would only... Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2011 at Forex Winning System
The forex rates of the Euro demonstrated some change against the dollar on Tuesday following a report suggesting the tightening of the interest rates by the European Central Bank would take place this week. This increase would help the currency in the future recover from losses. The report issued by... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2011 at Forex Winning System
The new earthquake of 7.1 Richter which hit Japan shacked also the American stock exchange market, which closed in negative sign but managed to recover most of its losses. The main indices completed the trading with a small decline thanks to the positive impact of macro on labor market and... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2011 at Forex Winning System
Crude oil futures continue to break new highs, surpassing USD111 a barrel on Friday. In the European trading session, May Crude Futures hit USD111.66, the highest level since July 2008. The stalemate in Libya is helping support the precious commodity. Reports on Friday that NATO was accused by Libyan rebels... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2011 at Forex Winning System
The business mood in the Japanese economy after the March 11 earthquake seems to have worsened according to the Bank of Japan Survey. The Tankan survey compiled data from only big Japanese manufacturers, producing a quarterly outlook index sentiment of a negative 2 for the month of June compared o... Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2011 at Forex Winning System
Euro records significant gains against the US Dollar in the foreign exchange market as currently is negotiating over the level of $1.43 and recorded a 14 months high against the dollar due to investors expectations that ECB will increase the interest rates tomorrow. The euro is currently trading at $1.4301... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2011 at Forex Winning System
Crude oil prices edged up higher on Monday in the European trading session, hitting a new high of USD108.76 for May delivery on the New York Mercantile Exchange. The last high was over two and half years ago in July 2008, where prices surged to over USD147 a barrel. Brent... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2011 at Forex Winning System
The euro/dollar rate broke the resistance of $1.4250 and reached up to the high level of 1.4267 but the absence of large stop losses and the selling of the euro/yen rate at 120.00 yen led the rate gently back at $1.4220. Furthermore, the optimistic data on US labor market which... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2011 at Forex Winning System
The government of Prime Minister Naoto Kan in Japan considers every possible option to find the 220 billion euro which is estimated to cost the recent earthquake of 9 Richter which left behind thousands of casualties and destroyed infrastructure The Japanese prime minister said on Tuesday, that the cost of... Continue reading
Posted Mar 29, 2011 at Forex Winning System
The euro records losses on Monday for a second consecutive session, as Merkel’s electoral defeat in the state of Baden-Wuerttemberg complicates the political landscape in Europe’s largest economy. Investors are also focusing on the outcome of the recent EU summit, with most analysts saying that it proved to be lower... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2011 at Forex Winning System
The AU Dollar has surpassed its Friday peak as is very well supported by risk appetite on global markets and higher commodity prices and positive economic data of the US economy, moreover there is high demand for currency for insurance purposes in order to rebuild the Queensland region which was... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2011 at Forex Winning System
Without tensions begun the trading this week the European stock markets but concerns maintained both for the nuclear threat in Japan and the unsettled situation in almost the entire Arab world. “The traders started the week with caution as the considerable recovery from the low levels in mid March begun... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2011 at Forex Winning System
A Libyan plane today had breached the recent resolution passed by the UN which implied a no fly zone over certain Libyan areas. Subsequent to this breach the trainer aircraft plane was destroyed by a French warplane. This was the first incident of its kind since the UN passed the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2011 at Forex Winning System
A step away from Troika is Portugal because the minority Socialist government of José Sócrates faces a crucial vote in the Parliament for the approval of the Development and Stabilization Program which dramatically reverses the budget forecasts for 2011 and also introduces additional austerity measures. Mr. Socrates made clear that... Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2011 at Forex Winning System
At the opening of the Asian session the US Dollar trimmed some of its gains against the Canadian Dollar achieved during the previous session, amid of an equity rally, global uncertainty, high oil prices and the possibility for elections during the spring. The Canadian minority government is set to resign... Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2011 at Forex Winning System
The damages from the devastating earthquake and tsunami of March 11 could be worth up to 25 trillion yen (217.4 billion dollars), according to estimates released on Wednesday by the Japanese government. These estimates cover damages to roads, houses, factories and other infrastructure, but not the losses from power outages... Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2011 at Forex Winning System
The World Bank estimates that the cost of the earthquake and the tsunami of March 11 for the Japanese economy may reach 165 billion Euros, or about 4% of GDP of the third largest economy of the world. However, in its last-six-month-report on the economic prospects in countries of East... Continue reading
Posted Mar 22, 2011 at Forex Winning System
The Japanese Finance Minister stated earlier today that the Ministry and the BoJ are watching closely the markets, to discourage those who may try to push the USDJPY downwards and he added that in this case his country and the rest G7 countries will take action again. The seven richest... Continue reading
Posted Mar 22, 2011 at Forex Winning System