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Here’s 5 easy ways to improve your trading

Do you want to raise your trading A-game? Trading is tough. Every trade a retail trader takes is a leap of faith. It’s a leap of faith as to whether a technical level holds or whether the price goes in our favour. It’s a leap of faith whether you’ve been trading 3...

Action or inaction? It all amounts to the same thing

Why central banks can't stop the EM rot TRY is getting trounced because of the situation with the US, and further due to a lack of action from the Turkish central bank. ARS has been getting trounced for longer and today its central bank raised rates to 45%, to be held...

The Warriors guide to trading

Miyamoto Musashi's 'The Book of Five Rings' on strategy of Japanese swordplay is one of the best books on trading I've ever read While on my break, I did a lot of reading and when searching for some books I came across this one, 'The Book of Five Rings' by Miyamoto...

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The house wins again

The house wins again

This "house" isn't your broker or the market This "house" is the ForexFlow house, who was full of traders short USDMXN from last Thursday and beyond, and have all rang the bell on all or most positions now. Once again, I've got to doff my cap as I've had an amazing...

A very close NFP competition

A very close NFP competition

Close results in this month's competition With the number coming out at 75k we have two people who managed to get very close to the number. ML guessed 76k Chen Wu guessed 77k Jack came next with 90k Ordinarily, the first two people closest to the number would get the...

What’s going to move markets in the US jobs report?

What’s going to move markets in the US jobs report?

Here's how to decipher the numbers and possible market reactions For once, the US NFP and labour market data is going to be important. Earlier in the week I tweeted some quick thoughts on why today's jobs numbers will be important (click on the tweet to see the...

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The ten days dive into the unknown.

The ten days dive into the unknown.

A Japanese Emperor change is coming. Hi all, I needed to read this FT article a few times to make sure I got it right. Japan will virtually be out for TEN DAYS when Emperor Akihito will abdicate and be replaced by his son Naruhito. From 27th April ongoing, that's a...

Simple preview on Canadian employment report.

Simple preview on Canadian employment report.

Canada labour report 08.03.2019 TGIF! The employment data have been strong over the past 5 months, consistently beating expectations with the exception of January. At the same time we saw a positive rotation between full and part-time jobs. Today the employment change...

UK CPI comes in a touch softer in January 2019

UK CPI comes in a touch softer in January 2019

January 2019 UK CPI, PPI, RPI price inflation data 13 February 2019 CPI 1.8% vs 1.9% exp y/y. Prior 2.1% -0.8% vs -0.7% exp m/m. Prior 0.2% Core CPI 1.9% vs 1.9% exp/Prior y/y -0.8% vs -0.8% exp m/m. Prior 0.3% CPIH 1.8% vs 1.9% exp y/y. Prior 2.0% RPI -0.9% vs -0.8%...

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CFTC Forex Futures – EUR and JPY shorts build while GBP shorts get cut

CFTC Forex Futures – EUR and JPY shorts build while GBP shorts get cut

The Commitment of Traders net speculative positions report from the CFTC as of Tuesday 27 November 2018 JPY -104k vs -100k prior EUR -55k vs -47k prior GBP -39k vs -43k prior AUD -54k vs -59k prior NZD -21k vs -19k prior CAD -9k vs -6k prior CHF -21k vs -20k prior BTC...

CFTC Forex Futures report: JPY shorts jump but USD longs loosen elsewhere

CFTC Forex Futures report: JPY shorts jump but USD longs loosen elsewhere

The Commitment of Traders net speculative positions report from the CFTC as of Tuesday 13 November 2018 JPY -102k vs -89k prior EUR -37k vs -47k prior GBP -47k vs -57k prior AUD -60k vs -66k prior NZD -21k vs -26k prior CAD -3k vs -3k prior CHF -19k vs -20k prior BTC...

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USDCNH is back on the trading radar

USDCNH is back on the trading radar

An increase in US and China trade tensions are edging USDCNH back towards the big 7.00 level In the latter part of 2018, some of us in the live trading room profited from playing shorts in USDCNH into the 7.00 level. We're heading that way again and so I'm looking at...

Shorts are still the way forward for trading USDMXN

Shorts are still the way forward for trading USDMXN

It’s been a while since I last did an analysis on USDMXN so I thought it would be good to do an update to see where we are technically & fundamentally Back in November I wrote about trading USDMXN and I think it's time for an update. Today has seen the PA fall to...

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EURUSD whopper lurking – Forex options expiries 14 June 2019

EURUSD whopper lurking – Forex options expiries 14 June 2019

Forex options expiring at the 10am (14.00 GMT) New York cut 14 June 2019 Over 4bn off at 1.1300 in EURUSD, over 3.5bn are calls. We've moved well below now following the US retail sales but let's see what the options player have to say about it. One thing that stuck...

Forex options expiries 13 june 2019

Forex options expiries 13 june 2019

Forex options expiring at the 10am (14.00 GMT) New York cut 13 June 2019 Lots on the cards today but prices seem to be in between a lot of the bigger expiries.

Forex options expiries 12 June 2019

Forex options expiries 12 June 2019

Forex options expiring at the 10am (14.00 GMT) New York cut 12 June 2019 USDCAD might want to take a look at its main expiry today, although the Call/Put split is pretty even.

Forex options expiries 11 June 2019

Forex options expiries 11 June 2019

Forex options expiring at the 10am (14.00 GMT) New York cut 11 June 2019 EURUSD with quite a gaggle of expiries but AUDNZD is one to watch as it looked well out the way earlier today.

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GBP is getting back on the Brexit bus

GBP is getting back on the Brexit bus

UK Parliament has had its Easter break and now we get back to Brexit fun and games. Here's what we expect from the pound. Some thoughts on what's going to happen to the pound as Brexit winds up again. https://youtu.be/_1v4WxmakpM

What’s the trade ahead of Wednesday’s FOMC meeting?

What’s the trade ahead of Wednesday’s FOMC meeting?

Today we're looking at what's driving (or not driving) USDJPY and a trading opportunity into the US Fed FOMC Ahead of Wednesday's US Fed FOMC we look at the trading opportunities for USDJPY and also what's affecting the price right now. https://youtu.be/EkFRebxmuUc

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