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    Dollar’s surge ahead taking a pause as Kiwi and Yen gain

    Sep 24, 14 • 566 Views • Extras No Comments

    Technical indicators were signalling that recent losses were overdone by the dollar as the kiwi and the yen rallied against the U.S. This slowing the dollars impressive advance to its biggest quarterly gain in over three years. The greenback pausing its...

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    Australian dollar strengthening as Yen holds gain

    Sep 23, 14 • 511 Views • Extras No Comments

    The Aussie dollar strengthened its position recovering from a 7 month low after the news of Chinas expansion in the manufacturing sector this month. The help to the Aussie Economy was probably in correlation to China improved Purchasing Managers Index who is...

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    Yen threatens Japan with a recession

    Sep 22, 14 • 544 Views • Extras No Comments

    The yen’s decline threatens Japan with a fall into a recession reducing the purchasing power of common households and puts pressure on corporate profits it was said by a deputy governor of the Bank of Japan. In an interview held on September 19th in Tokyo,...

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    In response to plunging Yen the Pound jumps with Index Futures on Scotland

    Sep 19, 14 • 523 Views • Extras No Comments

    The pound saw its biggest 2 day jump in 7 months, the European and the U.K. share-index futures headed for a rise and the treasuries fell as the vote for Scotland’s independence was rejected. The yen climbed while Japans equities and U.S. stock-gauge...

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    Pound strengthens against the dollar as Scotland independence voting starts

    Sep 18, 14 • 496 Views • Extras No Comments

    The pound advances against the dollar as voting started on the future of Scotland. The sterling strengthening against most of the 16 major peers as suggestions of a tight outcome to the vote. Gauges predicting the future price is swinging to the U.K. currency...

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    A final appeal for Victory by the Scots independence Campaign

    Sep 17, 14 • 528 Views • Extras No Comments

    The final day of the campaign over Scotland’s future with the pro-independence campaigners saying that it had the momentum to claim victory in the ballots and the “no” side trying to get voters not to use it as a protest. In an interesting last survey,...

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    Barclays accused of hiding traders role

    Sep 17, 14 • 516 Views • Extras No Comments

    It was said by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman that the role of high-frequency traders were hidden by Barclays Pls (BARC) even after claiming that it had shut off clients who engaged in suspicious activity. The New York Attorney General sued the...

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    Effort to Boost returns by leading LBO fund investors

    Sep 11, 14 • 583 Views • Extras No Comments

    In an effort to boost returns some of the biggest investors in leveraged-buyout funds are using unique levels of debt to boost returns. It was quoted by a professor at a French business school “Leverage is a double-edged sword,” and further said “It can...

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    Scope of BOE Probe certain to surprise FX Traders

    Sep 9, 14 • 652 Views • Extras No Comments

    At an interview of foreign-exchange traders by the Bank of England’s inquest as to whether the staff working there were aware of any currency-rate rigging were surprised at some very focused questions. The investigation was called for by the U.K. central...

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    Scottish Independence looming over the U.K.

    Sep 8, 14 • 685 Views • Extras No Comments

    Prime Minister David Cameron’s government and the opposition Labour Party my take a huge hit as talks of Scottish independence increase. Something they never seemed to anticipate. A deciding vote held by yesterday’s YouGov Plc (YOU) putting the Yes vote...