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Economic data due from Japan

Economic data due from Japan

17 minutes ago (Eamonn Sheridan)

The regular International Transactions in Securities data from Japan’s Ministry of Finance, for the week ended July 25, due at 2350GMT: Japan Buying Foreign Bonds Japan Buying Foreign Stocks Foreign Buying Japan Bonds Foreign Buying Japan Stocks - 0130GMT Labor … Continue reading &#85... »

Central banker activity in the Asian timezone today

Central banker activity in the Asian timezone today

27 minutes ago (Eamonn Sheridan)

There are a two scheduled speeches from central bankers during the timezone today, and not a lot of info on either of them. Reserve Bank of New Zealand assistant governor and head honcho economist John McDermott is to speak at … Continue reading → »

Trade ideas thread for Thursday 31 July 2014

Trade ideas thread for Thursday 31 July 2014

31 minutes ago (Eamonn Sheridan)

Good morning/evening/afternoon. Post GDP. Post FOMC. Right then, lets get on with it. Any trade ideas, thoughts, views, ForexLive traders would like to share and discuss with fellow ForexLive traders, please do so: »

Banco Espirito Santo capital falls below minimum requirement on 4.25B euro loss

Banco Espirito Santo capital falls below minimum requirement on 4.25B euro loss

34 minutes ago (Adam Button)

Embattled Portuguese bank Banco Espirito Santo reports that its equity tier 1 capital ratio is at 5% after reporting a loss today, which is below the 7% regulatory minimum (and below the 9.8% it last reported). The company lost 3.577 … Continue reading → »

ForexLive Americas wrap: Growth better but Yellen cautious

ForexLive Americas wrap: Growth better but Yellen cautious

45 minutes ago (Adam Button)

Forex headlines for July 29, 2014: Fed: Sees significant underutilization of labor resources Fed: Inflation has moved somewhat “closer” to long-run objective Fed repeats that accommodative policy to be appropriate for “considerable time” after asset purchase program Full text of … C... »

Argentina downgraded –  cut to Selective Default by S&P

Argentina downgraded – cut to Selective Default by S&P

47 minutes ago (Eamonn Sheridan)

Argentina downgraded -  cut to Selective Default by S&P - Developing (looks like it’ll get worse by midnight US ET …) - More: S&P cuts Argentina’s credit rating to selective default Says on June 30, Argentina failed to make a … Continue reading → »

Tick-tock: Focus shifts back to Argentina

Tick-tock: Focus shifts back to Argentina

8:44pm today (Adam Button)

Delay or default are the two options as the clock ticks toward midnight. Last-ditch efforts between Argentina’s banking association (Adeba) and vulture funds are ongoing. Reuters reports that negotiations now revolve around how much local banks need to deposit as … Continue reading &#... »

Post-FOMC trade ideas: Buy or sell the US dollar

Post-FOMC trade ideas: Buy or sell the US dollar

8:01pm today (Adam Button)

I just want your gut reactions here: Trade ideas welcome in the comments. »

The Fed conspiracy theory

The Fed conspiracy theory

7:49pm today (Adam Button)

The Fed definitely gets some economic data ahead of time. The transcripts of the crisis-era FOMC meetings showed this but not necessarily non-farm payrolls. The next main event on the economic calendar is Friday’s non-farm payrolls. Did the Fed members … Continue reading → »

Second wave of US dollar selling hits after Fed decision

Second wave of US dollar selling hits after Fed decision

7:37pm today (Adam Button)

The US dollar has given back all or most of the post-GDP gains against the euro, pound and commodity block. »

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