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All Things Forex Trading Room: What’s Next for the USD after the Fed Meeting?

Currency Wars

In the aftermath of the Federal Open Markets Committee's monetary policy announcement, we examine the results from the Fed's meeting and explore how the U.S. central bank's policies could drive the future trend direction of the U.S. dollar...


All Things Forex Trading Room: Will the GBP See a Scottish Vote Relief Rally?


Two days before the Scottish independence vote, we examine the latest polls, the possible outcomes and their impact on the U.K. economy and the GBP, and ponder if the pound sterling will be able to stage a big relief rally if Scotland stays in the U.K...


Forex News

The Fed Tapers by another $10bn and Promises Low Rates for “Considerable Time”


The Federal Open Markets Committee stays on course with the taper, reducing monthly asset purchases to $15 billion. Policy makers maintained their promise to keep rates low for "considerable time" even after the QE program comes to an end...


US Nonfarm Payrolls Decline Below 200k with 142k Jobs Added in August


The U.S. economy fails to add another seventh consecutive month of job creation above 200k. Only 142k new jobs added in August, while the unemployment rate was little changed at 6.1% and the job gains for June were revised lower...


Forex Outlook

ECB, BOE and NFP- What to Expect?


The September meetings of the European Central Bank and the Bank of England, coupled with the U.S. Nonfarm Payrolls report, will take the center stage in the week ahead. Here is the outlook from the strategy team at ATFX Currency Management...


Show FX Asia to Open its Doors on August 16


On August 16, 2014, ShowFx Asia invites everyone with a shared interest in the FOREX and the financial markets to Marina Bay Sands for its annual Conference in Singapore. A great panel of speakers has been assembled and attendance is free of charge...


Forex Research

Inflation is too low in the Eurozone


It's not clear what the European Central Bank can do about the problem. Mario Draghi and his colleagues are faced with a stubborn inflation which remains stuck at 0.8%, well below the central bank's 2% target for the currency zone...


Bank of England flags up housing market concerns

Bank of england

Financial policy committee 'concerned about potential risks to financial stability' from possible housing bubble. Bank of England policy makers agree to "closely monitor housing market indicators covering house price affordability and sustainability"...


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