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  • Forex Market Commentaries - The Swish of the Swiss

    The Swish of the Swiss

    Sep 7, 11 • 12779 Views • Market Commentaries 2 Comments

    The new or rather renewed phrase on every bodies lips after yesterday’s stunning bombshell, (delivered with precise laser guidance by the Swiss central bank), is “currency wars”. Previously this phrase had been reserved for the supposed...

  • Forex Market Commentaries - Slumping European Economies

    Are the ghosts of 2008-2009 looking to haunt the markets again?

    Sep 6, 11 • 6846 Views • Market Commentaries Comments Off on Are the ghosts of 2008-2009 looking to haunt the markets again?

    There were many amongst us in 2008-2009 who believed that insoluble medium term sovereign debt crises would be the ultimate result of rescuing the insolvent banking system by way of quantitative easing and continual bailouts (both secretive and published). As...

  • Firex Trading - FXCC

    Playing the ball and not the man

    Sep 5, 11 • 9356 Views • Forex Trading Articles Comments Off on Playing the ball and not the man

    Most traders and speculators are prone to succumbing too and gravitating towards discussion forums. Trading gossip, news, getting advice, comparing methods and strategies, appraising services and brokers generally form the bulk of the discussion subject...

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    Celebrating Labor day in the USA

    Sep 5, 11 • 6715 Views • Market Commentaries 1 Comment

    Ignoring the misspelling of the word “labour” there is both sadness and irony contained in a report published over the weekend indicating the true depth and severity of the USA economic situation… The percentage of working-age Californians...

  • Forex Trading - Forex Trader Development

    The four corners of trader development

    Sep 5, 11 • 10767 Views • Forex Trading Articles 7 Comments

    After practicing an overlapping drill last Friday with my football youth team I reminded one of the seventeen year olds, who I’ve known and coached since the age of five, that the first time we did this drill he was seven. In fact his memory of the...

  • Forex Market Commentaries - Employment and the Piigs

    Employment, employment, employment and the F PIIGS

    Sep 2, 11 • 5127 Views • Market Commentaries Comments Off on Employment, employment, employment and the F PIIGS

    For those amongst us who are not UK based, or not familiar with some of the soundbites our various UK politicians have used, “education, education, education” was a heralding cry by a previous Prime Minister on his election campaign. As to how and...

  • Forex Market Commentaries - Jobless Recovery is No Recovery

    The Jobless Recovery is no Recovery

    Sep 1, 11 • 9403 Views • Market Commentaries 2 Comments

    With USA unemployment figures remaining stubbornly high it’s encouraging to see President Obama finally grasp the nettle by announcing it’s high on his priority list. As a governor from Arkansas once famously reminded the electorate,...

  • ECN Forex Trading by FXCC

    ECN Forex

    Apr 5, 11 • 5274 Views • Forex Trading Articles Comments Off on ECN Forex

    Is there a better way to trade the forex markets? Well Yes there is and it goes by the name of ECN forex. One of the biggest trends in the world of currency exchange has been toward an ECN forex environment or Electronic Communication Network. Loosely...

  • Forex Articles - The World of Forex

    The Weird and Wonderful World of Forex

    Mar 29, 11 • 9671 Views • Forex Trading Articles 2 Comments

    Use a dealing desk forex broker and at some stage you’ll probably start to notice a strange pattern emerging. Stuff that just doesn’t make any sense at all, repeated over and over again till it becomes more or less the accepted norm. This is what...

  • ECN Forex Trading - FXCC

    ECN Forex Trading

    Feb 7, 11 • 3191 Views • Forex Trading Articles Comments Off on ECN Forex Trading

    The traditional forex broker tends to be based on a dealing desk model. Dealing desk brokers take actual positions on the markets and in many cases will actually take the opposite position to a client’s position. Effectively, taking opposite positions...