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3 Takeaways from the October BOJ Statement

If you thought that BOJ Governor Kuroda was just bluffing when he said that they’re ready to ease again if inflation falls further, then you’re in for a big surprise! Read more

What’s Up with the FOMC’s Hawkish Tone?

The FOMC is just full of surprises, isn’t it? While their September rate decision turned out surprisingly dovish, the tone of their monetary policy statement this month was the exact opposite! Read more

Forex Trading Guide: U.S. Q3 Advanced GDP

If you think the FOMC statement is the only main event for the Greenback this week, think again! The U.S. economy is set to print its advanced GDP reading for Q3, which might spark another round of fireworks in the forex charts. Read more

Forex Trading Guide: October FOMC Statement

With a much-awaited forex blockbuster coming up this week, I think it’s about time I come up with a Forex Trading Guide to prepare y’all for the big event. What can we expect for the October FOMC statement? Read more

Forex Review: Euro Zone Bank Stress Tests

Are the ghosts of the debt crisis back to haunt the euro zone? The results of the euro zone bank stress tests are in and the numbers ain’t lookin’ too good! Read more

Are the Currency Wars Back On?

Brace yourselves, forex fellas! Another round of currency wars is starting, but economies no longer seem to be bent on gaining an advantage in trade this time. Read more

Will the BOC Turn Hawkish Soon?

While most major central banks have shifted to a more cautious monetary policy stance, Bank of Canada policymakers seemed less dovish than usual in their latest statement. What could this mean for Loonie forex price action? Read more

Forex Trading Guide: U.K. Preliminary GDP Report for Q3 2014

Can’t get enough of economic reports to trade? There’s another big one comin’ right up this week so let’s put our heads together and figure out how we can make pips off the U.K. GDP release. Read more

Forex Trading Guide: BOC Interest Rate Statement

With a major central bank decision coming up, I think it’s time for another edition of my Forex Trading Guide! Let’s take a look at why the Bank of Canada interest rate decision matters, what happened before, and what might happen this time. Read more

The Era of Easy Monetary Policy… Extended!

Downbeat global economic forecasts have led several major central banks to go easy on their hawkish biases and push back rate hike expectations. What might this extended period of easy monetary policy mean for risk-taking? Read more

4 Reasons Why Forex Traders Are Losing Risk Appetite

A quick review of financial market movements in the past couple of weeks reveals that traders seem to have lost their appetite for risk. Why did this happen and what does it mean for forex price action? Read more

3 Factors Dragging the British Pound Down

Did the pound get heavier or what?! The British currency chalked up significant losses to its forex counterparts in the past few days and may continue to fall further due to these factors. Read more

More Signs of an Economic Slowdown in China?

It’s been over a month since I’ve written an economic roundup on China so I think it’s about time we have another data review on the world’s second largest economy. Have there been any improvements lately? Read more

Forex Trading Guide: U.K. September Jobs Report

It’s time for another edition of my Forex Trading Guide! This time, let’s take a closer look at the upcoming U.K. jobs release and how it could affect pound price action. Read more

Is Canada’s Labor Market Back on Its Feet?

Canada’s labor market seems to have made a strong recovery with a stronger than expected report for September. What does this mean for the Loonie’s forex price action? Read more