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ForexLive is geared toward foreign exchange traders, investors and enthusiasts or anyone interested in international financial markets. We bring speed, clarity and a dose of fun to our market analysis. Readers are encouraged to express their opinions and insights via the comments section that accompanies each post.
07/11/2013 - 11:45am
No evidence that EU membership referendum plan has deterred inward investment I would be over the moon and back again if the BOE gave better information on rates.
07/11/2013 - 11:43am
Stocks looking strong but currencies are drooping across the board. EUR/USD back down towards the days lows at 1.3010 GBP/USD holding below 1.5100 around 1.5080 USD/JPY falling through 99 to 98.90.
07/10/2013 - 1:39pm
Tonight helicopter Ben gives a speech and the market is doing its usual thing and getting itself worked up for fireworks. I'm starting to feel like the market will be disappointed.
07/10/2013 - 1:32pm
Let's say that the most outlandish critics of the Fed are right — that the Fed's number one priority is boosting the stock market. After all, Bernanke himself said the first thing he c...
07/09/2013 - 10:52am
Some flow or option-related trading was likely behind the initial quick drop in the euro, as it came precisely at 1300 GMT (10 am ET). The second wave, however, is headline driven as Asmussen (a noted...
07/08/2013 - 3:04pm
The top story in Canada is an explosion following a train derailment in Quebec. Some far 5 people are confirmed dead but the death toll is likely to rise to 40-60 because firefighters still can't get...
05/07/2013 - 4:52pm
Kyodo News is reporting that an economist was scanning Japanese Q4 2012 GDP data when he caught some egregious mistakes and reported them to the government. As a result, some huge revisions were j...
04/29/2013 - 10:05am
EUR/USD has traded sideways within a 25 pip range for the past four hours after initially bouncing from session lows on the weaker than expected US GDP numbers. Initial resistance remains on the hou...
04/29/2013 - 9:41am
Looks like the focus has turned back the yen crosses following the BOJ failing to announce any further QE plans today with the weaker US GDP numbers an additional catalyst. We are probably also seei...
04/23/2013 - 2:38pm
News just hitting my wires;
04/22/2013 - 4:25pm
Forex trading headlines for April 22, 2013: US existing home sales 4.92M vs 5.00M exp
04/22/2013 - 4:10pm
The forex trading headlines for Asia trading today There were no economic data point releases of note today
04/22/2013 - 3:55pm
On this relatively quiet session here's a useful article from an interview with Nate Silver. Much of the work that Silver does is of relevance to traders. What do you see as the common theme...
04/22/2013 - 10:54am
An Italian Senator is saying on Twitter that Centre-Left leader Bersani could resign “in a few minutes.”

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