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Asia Market Update :Worst case scenarios abound


"Local traders remain the huge sellers of risk but are now pricing in worst case scenarios  *Japan Securities Clearing Corporation (JSCC): Emergency margin call triggered for Index Futures trading *Sou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-11 07:23
Taggar: margin, market, oil, trading

India cut to fuel duty to lead to missed deficit target


"India is likely to overshoot its fiscal deficit target for 2018/19 by a small margin following its decision to cut fuel excise duties, Moody?s Investors Service said on Tuesday, describing the move as..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-09 12:42
Taggar: margin

Forex Brokers Update ? September 30th, 2018


"The last week of September seen no new broker additions to our lists. Some of the listed companies have been updated: AMEGA increased margin call and stop-out levels in&#..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-30 20:12
Taggar: margin

Dollar firmer amid trade talk trouble


"Dollar rises as China cancels trade talks The US dollar was marginally higher on a holiday-thinned Asia Monday morning, reacting to weekend news that China had cancelled plans to visit Washington this..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-24 08:45
Taggar: dollar, margin

ECB Policy Meeting Produces No Surprises or Significant Developments


"The European Central Bank Governing Council left its policy settings unchanged. The three key interest rates — a zero percent refinancing rate flanked by a -0.40% deposit rate and a 0.25% margin..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 20:25
Taggar: bank, margin, rate

Oil pushes higher; Equities sag


"Asian equity markets struggled to follow through on the positive close on Wall Street with most major indices in the red. The Nikkei225 slid 0.75%, Hang Seng 0.27% and China shares eased off 0.24%. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-12 05:45
Taggar: dollar, margin, market, oil, share, shares

US Yearly Jobs Gain to be Revised Upward


"The U.S. economy likely created 43,000 more jobs in the 12 months through March than previously estimated, the Labor Department said on Wednesday. The marginal increase, which the Labor Department sai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 19:41
Taggar: economy, margin

The Daily: Bakkt Won?t Offer Leverage, Congresswoman Holds Crypto


"In today?s edition of Bitcoin in Brief we cover stories about Intercontinental Exchange’s crypto trading platform Bakkt, which won’t be offering leverage or margin trading, and a US politi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 11:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, leverage, margin, trading

US dollar slumbers at the start of the week


"Dollar stays range-bound as Jackson Hole Meeting looms Trading activity was subdued in the Asian session with most currency pairs confined to tight ranges with little on the data calendar to spur trad..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-20 09:50
Taggar: bull, currencies, currency, currency pair, dollar, margin, trading

Dollar takes a rest ahead of Jackson Hole


"Dollar steady on a data-dry start to the week It has been a quiet start to the week in currency markets, with most pairs confined to tight ranges with little on the data calendar to spur trading. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-20 05:28
Taggar: bull, currencies, currency, dollar, margin, market, trading

Risk appetite boosted by higher yuan fix


"Yuan fixed higher for first time in seven days At this morning?s yuan fix, the People?s Bank of China strengthened the yuan for the first time in seven days, moving the mid-rate to 6.8894 from 6.8946..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-17 05:20
Taggar: bank, margin, rate

Aussie unmoved by narrower China trade surplus


"Both imports and exports higher than estimate Imports rose 27.3% y/y in US dollar terms, the fastest pace of growth since January, and beat economists? forecasts of +16.2% by a large margin. Exports a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-08 10:05
Taggar: dollar, margin

AUD/USD edges higher as retail sales beat estimate


"Aussie edges higher as retail sales beat estimate AUD/USD is trading marginally up on the day after Australia?s retail sales came in higher than expected in June. Sales rose 0.4% m/m, matching the exp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-03 05:17
Taggar: aussie, margin, retail sales, trading

Exhausting Barrage of Data and Developments on Final Day of July


"The dollar recovered 0.4% against the yen while sliding 0.3% relative to the euro and Australian dollar, 0.2% versus sterling and 0.1% vis-a-vis the loonie and Swiss franc. The Bank of Japan changed t..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-31 15:52
Taggar: bank, dollar, loonie, margin, market

Japanese Bitcoin Exchanges Planning Several Trading Restrictions: Report


"The association of 16 government-approved bitcoin exchanges is reportedly working on imposing a number of trading restrictions. Jiji Press reported that there is a plan to impose trading limits for al..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-31 14:45
Taggar: bitcoin, margin, report, trading

Yen buoyed as inflation tops estimates


"Tokyo prices rise most in four months This morning?s release of consumer prices in Tokyo saw the biggest rise in four months. Prices rose 0.9% y/y, beating economists? estimates of a mere 0.5% increas..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 05:54
Taggar: margin

Markets Update: BTC Gains 30% in Two Weeks, Alts Lose Correlation


"The BTC markets have gained approximately 30% in two weeks, with prices currently sitting at $8,300 USD after roughly 48 hours of consolidation above $8,000. After producing gains against the dollar..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-26 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, margin, market, trading

Japanese Crypto Exchanges Working on Lowering Margin Trading Limits


"Japanese cryptocurrency exchanges may soon set a strict limit on the leverage they offer for margin trading in order to better protect investors. The association comprised of 16 government-approved cr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-26 12:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, leverage, margin, report, trading

Japanese Exchanges Push for Limit on Cryptocurrency Margin Trading


"An industry self-regulatory organization formed by crypto exchanges in Japan is proposing a limit on how much investors can borrow in margin trading"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-25 08:00
Taggar: margin, trading

Japanese Crypto Exchanges Push for Limit on Margin Trading Borrowing


"A self-regulatory organization formed by crypto exchanges in Japan is proposing a limit on how much investors can borrow when margin trading"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-25 08:00
Taggar: margin, trading

PR: Vaultbank to Bring Free Stock Trading with Margin, Top 20 Cryptos, 120+ Fiat Currencies


"SAN FRANCISCO -- Vaultbank announces the addition of free stock trading to its October Launch. This is in addition to crypto trading and issuance of security tokens. With all of these services on one..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-23 11:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, margin, trading

Nasdaq Tests Blockchain Use for Covering Margin Calls


"A group of industry stakeholders is trialing blockchain to more efficiently cover margin calls in securities trading. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-20 08:00
Taggar: margin, trading

Nasdaq Blockchain Trial Resolves Margin Calls 'in Minutes'


"A group of industry stakeholders is trialing a blockchain system designed to more efficiently cover margin calls in securities trading. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-20 08:00
Taggar: margin, trading

ECB ? Monetary policy summary June 2018


"Main refinancing rate 0.00% Marginal lending facility 0.25% Deposit facility -0.40% Monthly asset purchases ?30 billion QE to end by the end of December Asset purchases expected to be tapered to ?15 b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-14 15:10
Taggar: margin, rate

Korean Crypto Exchange Coinone and 20 Traders to Face Charges Over Margin Trading


"The South Korean police are reportedly preparing to charge Coinone’s executives, including its CEO, and 20 of the exchange’s members. This follows a 10-month investigation on allegations t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-08 05:20
Taggar: bitcoin, margin, report, trading

Korean Police Allege Coinone's Crypto Margin Trading Is Illegal Gambling


"A South Korean police department says execs at crypto exchange Coinone will be charged over claims its margin trading service is illegal gambling. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-07 08:00
Taggar: margin, trading

Blockchain Conferences Are the New Music Festivals


"Cryptocurrency conferences provide a chance to absorb seminars, panel discussions, and keynote speeches from leading industry figures, and to conduct business face-to-face. At least that?s their offic..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-02 07:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, margin

Huobi Partners on $93 Million China-South Korea Blockchain Fund


"Crypto exchange Huobi has teamed up with NewMargin Capital and Kiwoom Securities to launch a blockchain fund focused on China and South Korea."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-01 17:01
Taggar: margin

Japan?s GMO Upgrades Margin Services, Launches Wallet and In-Game BTC Rewards


"Japanese giant GMO Internet has made several announcements over the last two days. The first is the addition of four cryptocurrencies to its crypto exchange margin services. The second is the launch o..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-01 16:30
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, currencies, margin

Buckle in for an action-packed holiday-shortened week


"Buckle in for an action-packed holiday-shortened week brimmed with essential events, none more significant than the May employment report particularly in light of the recent dovish conversation on wag..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-27 01:16
Taggar: dollar, employment, margin, report

Shaky Shaky


"Shaky Shaky Holiday thinned trading conditions in Singapore and the rest of Asia today suggests liquidity will be tight. However, with headline riks evolving,  traders will remain ever so vigilant. Gl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-30 01:37
Taggar: margin, rate, trading

A Trust-but-Verify Approach to ECB Monetary Policy


"At the third monetary policy review of 2018, members of the Governing Council left all elements of the European Central Bank’s current monetary stance unchanged. A zero percent refinancing rate..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-26 16:56
Taggar: bank, margin, rate

Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey


"Turkish monetary policy was tightened slightly at the latest review. Most of the central bank’s interest rates — an 8.0% one-week repo, a 7.25% marginal borrowing rate, a 9.25% overnight m..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 17:12
Taggar: bank, margin, rate

The Dollar is not quite ready for prime time just yet


"  The USD, not quite ready for prime time just yet The technology sector woes continue as Google parent Alphabet Inc shed more than 5 % on a massive drop in gross margins as Google continues to burn t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 00:13
Taggar: margin, rate

GBP Slides as Carney Backtracks on May Hike


"Stocks Benefiting From Lack of Escalation on Global Issues We could be in for a relatively calm end to the week, which investors may welcome given how beneficial it has been over the course of the wee..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-20 13:39
Taggar: margin

EUR/USD Closes Higher After Disappointing NFP


"EUR/USD closed higher on Friday after the release of disappointing nonfarm payrolls and escalation of trade war rhetoric between the United States and China. Nonfar..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-06 23:41
Taggar: margin, point

Bitcoin Mules Flood China as OTC Cryptocurrency Trading Flourishes


"After the Chinese government banned local bitcoin exchanges from operating in the country some industrious people have begun going abroad to buy the cryptocurrency and reselling it in China for a prem..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-04 01:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, currency trading, margin, market, profit, trading

US Manufacturing Slows Down in March


"U.S. factory activity slowed in March amid a decline in new orders, but growth in the manufacturing sector remains underpinned by strong domestic and global economies. Other data on Monday showed a ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-02 17:00
Taggar: margin, report

PR: Why Artificial Intelligence Is Making Day Trading Obsolete, Research Revealed by OpenBlock


"Research over the last two years have shown that digital currencies have become a source of high marginal returns considering its ample trading opportunity and skyrocketing prices. Consequently, it al..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, day trading, margin, market, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? March 18th, 2018


"Another week has gone without adding new brokers to EarnForex.com, but some of the companies’ listings have been updated: RoboForex reduced the maximum leverage for cryp..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-18 10:15
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, margin, trading

Central Bank of Iceland


"Sedlabanki’s Monetary Policy Committee, meeting just five weeks after the last policy review, decided to leave Iceland’s seven-day time deposit rate at 4.25%, the level since a 50-basis po..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 17:18
Taggar: bank, inflation, margin, point, rate

PR: SaaS Company Axpire ? for a Better Future


"aXpire is an ERP SaaS company offering a suite of products to increase efficiency of service spend and general profit margins. We recently underwent a token sale where we reached our $20m hardcap in o..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 12:30
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, margin, profit

Op-ed: How Decentralized Protocols Are Threatening Traditional Business Models


"Corporates, suits and CEOs of traditional companies beware: decentralized protocols powered by blockchain technology are redefining your traditional business models, and you should be worried. Busi..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 17:03
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, margin, market, oil, profit, rate, share, shares, spread

U.S. Corporate Customers Barred From Bitfinex?s Margin Markets


"Multiple concerned U.S. corporate customers of Bitfinex have posted on Reddit after discovering that they were unable to access the exchange’s margin trading services. Although Bitfinex has prev..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-14 03:55
Taggar: bitcoin, margin, market, rate, trading

PR: Game Machine ? Game Investments That Connect to the Cryptoworld


"Over the past decades, the gaming market has grown dramatically. And PC games section remain as the huge part of the industry. The increased amount of new titles, the emergence of eSports and the digi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-21 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, investment, margin, market

Turkish Central Bank Keeps Rate on Hold


"The Central Bank on Thursday announced its Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) had decided to keep short-term interest rates constant. The bank said in a statement that the one-week repo rate, also known..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 19:43
Taggar: bank, margin, rate

Signs of Fatigue in the Oil Patch ?


"Bearish signals include a rise in fuel inventories as well as a fall in refined products profits in Asia, which are expected to hamper orders for new feedstock crude. U.S. gasoline stocks USOILG=ECI r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-11 04:03
Taggar: bear, margin, oil, profit

Who Controls the @Bitcoin Twitter Account?


"The @Bitcoin Twitter account is a prime piece of crypto real estate. With 667,000 followers, it is more popular than any other cryptocurrency account on Twitter by a considerable margin. When @Bitcoin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-10 16:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, margin, real estate

US Futures Steady in Quiet Trade


"Another Quiet Holiday Session Lined Up US equity markets are poised to open a little higher on Thursday after making marginal gains a day earlier in light trade. It?s likely to be another relatively q..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-28 14:26
Taggar: margin, market

Scant Data and News as Yearend Draws Closer


"The euro rose slightly against the dollar and yen. Oil settled back but remains above $59.00 per barrel. Gold is littloe changed, and 10-year U.S., German and British sovereign debt yields are margina..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-27 16:23
Taggar: dollar, gold, margin, oil, point

Forex Brokers Update ? December 24th, 2017


"No new companies have been listed this week. Just a few updates have been made to the listed brokers: LiteForex lowered commission for trading on ECN accounts. Binary.com rais..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-24 17:38
Taggar: brokers, currencies, forex, margin, trading

US Data Eyed as Congress Delays Shutdown


"US Futures Higher as Congress Kicks the Can Down the Road US equity markets are on course to open marginally higher on the final trading day before the Christmas break, with investors seemingly buoyed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-22 14:28
Taggar: margin, market, trading

Czech National Bank


"The CNB by a 5-2 margin voted to retain the interest rate structure, with a main 2-week repo rate of 0.50% flanked by a 0.05% discount rate and a 1.0% Lombard rate. There had previously been increases..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 17:34
Taggar: margin, point, rate

Japanese Entertainment Giant DMM Unveils Details of Crypto Exchange to Launch Next Month


"Japanese entertainment conglomerate DMM Group, the operator of popular e-commerce site DMM.com with 27 million members, is preparing to launch a cryptocurrency exchange. 7 cryptocurrencies, 14 trading..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 09:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, margin, rate, report, trading

US Tax Reform Approved by House Awaiting Senate Vote


"House Republicans on Tuesday approved sweeping changes to the U.S. tax code, barreling toward the GOP goal of passing the first major tax overhaul in decades by the end of the year. It passed the cham..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 21:44
Taggar: margin

Op Ed: Bitcoin?s Scaling Challenge Brings the Battle for Liberation of Cyberspace


"This year brought a climax in the prolonged Bitcoin block size debate. Heated disputes over scaling that have become toxic in the ecosystem have overshadowed the technology. The cancelation of SegW..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 20:31
Taggar: announcement, bank, bitcoin, currency, economy, financial, gold, margin, market, point, profit, rate, share

Japan's GMO Internet Group Will Pay Thousands of Workers in Bitcoin


"Blockchain development companies and the cryptocurrency press have been paying their workers in cryptocurrencies for years, but one realizes that the times are truly changing when mainstream compan..."

Ringgit Holds Steady


"KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit closed marginally lower against the US dollar today on lack of demand despite firm crude oil prices, a dealer said. At 6pm, the local unit was quoted at 4.0850/0880 against t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-13 12:43
Taggar: dollar, margin, oil

PR: Exmo Cryptocurrency Platform to Launch Margin Loans with the Power of Crowdsale


"EXMO, the established cryptocurrency exchange player with over four years of successful trading experience, has announced the launch of the EXMO Coin crowdsale to support the ambitious goal of adding..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-02 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, margin, trading

Buying Bitcoin On a Margin: Winning Big or Losing Your Shirt


"On November 29 there were quite a few bitcoin market spikes, and so-called flash crashes on exchanges, according to traders on social media and forums. One particular group of traders that really felt..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-02 05:05
Taggar: bitcoin, margin, market

Britain: Where You Can Bet on Bitcoin but Can?t Find a Bitcoin Exchange


"If buying bitcoin isn?t a big enough gamble, there?s another way to wager with it ? by betting on which merchant will be next to accept the digital currency. One British bookmaker has released odds on..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-01 21:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, margin, trading

The Ringgit should remain in favour


"By Bernama – November 29, 2017 @ 10:00am KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened marginally lower against the US dollar today after rallying yesterday in tandem with regional peers. At 9 am, the local..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 04:34
Taggar: dollar, margin, trading

Ringgit Marginally Weaker vs USD


"KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 28 ? The ringgit opened marginally lower against the US dollar today on higher demand for the greenback, said a dealer. At 9am, the local unit was at 4.1140/1170 against the US dolla..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 04:04
Taggar: dollar, margin, trading

Bitcoin Exchange Globitex Granted European Electronic Money License


"Globitex, a new bitcoin exchange co-founded by former Bitcoin Foundation Executive Director Jon Matonis, is announcing that its parent Globitex Holding (Latvia) group company NexPay UAB has been gr..."

National Bank of Poland


"Poland’s reference interest rate was left at 1.5% at this week’s monetary policy review. It’s been 1.5% since a pair of 50-basis pint cuts in the first quarter of 2015. The rate had..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-08 17:40
Taggar: inflation, margin, rate

PR: B2BX Team Creating a Cryptocurrency Exchange, or ICO from the Real Business


"Perhaps, you have already heard about our B2BX project. This is an aggregator of cryptocurrency liquidity for margin and exchange trading, and distribution of liquidity to brokerage companies. We plan..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-07 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, brokers, currencies, currency, forex, margin, trading

Ringgit expected to trade lower next week


"KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit is likely to trade marginally lower next week as the US dollar is anticipated to strengthen further in the light of a better Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth in the third..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-28 13:59
Taggar: dollar, margin

AMD Share Price Drops Amidst Expectations Mining Hardware Demand Will ?Level Off?


"Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) has announced an estimated gross profit margin of 35% percent for the fourth-quarter of 2017. Although the announcement has revealed a lower profit forecast than anticipat..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-27 02:30
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, margin, profit, share

Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey


"Turkey’s 9.25% marginal funding rate, 7.25% overnight borrowing rate, and 8.0% one-week repo rate were all left unchanged. The last change made in any of these rates was a 75-basis point hike in..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-26 16:57
Taggar: margin, point, rate

European Central Bank Settles on EUR 30 Billion of Monthly Asset Purchases Through at Least September


"The ECB made several decisions: The interest rate structure (a zero refinancing rate, a negative 0.40% deposit rate, and a 0.25% marginal lending rate) was not changed, and a promise was made not to l..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-26 16:49
Taggar: margin, rate

US Earnings and BoC Decision Eyed on Wednesday


"US Futures Flat as 10% of S&P 500 Prepares to Release Earnings US futures are mixed ahead of the open on Wednesday, a day after only the Dow managed to make fresh record highs while the others ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 13:11
Taggar: margin

German Business Sentiment Eases


"German business sentiment slips marginally in August following six straight monthly rises, as the Ifo comes in at 115.9 points versus July’s record high of 116.0 points. The drop is being attrib..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-25 11:51
Taggar: margin, point

Bank of Iceland?s August Policy Review


"The 7-day deposit rate, which had been cut by 50 basis point sin August 2016 and by 25 bps each in May and June of this year, was left at 4.5% after the latest meeting of the monetary policy committee..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-23 16:06
Taggar: margin, point, rate

Why Bcash Mining Shouldn't Affect Bitcoin Much (But Bitcoin Mining Could Ruin Bcash)


"For the past couple of days, Bitcoin Cash (Bcash or BCH) has been more profitable to mine than Bitcoin (BTC). This has resulted in miners switching from Bitcoin to Bcash, causing a significant spee..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-22 20:11
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, margin, point, profit, rate

French Relief Sends Europe Soaring


"Monday April 24: Five things the markets are talking about The first round of the French Presidential election produced one of the most market-friendly outcomes with centrist Emmanuel Macron leading a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-24 12:06
Taggar: margin, market

Game On ? PM May?s Call for Election Backed by MP?s


"Theresa May’s call for a snap election in June was backed by MPs as she kicked off the campaign by warning that Jeremy Corbyn is ‘simply not fit to lead?. The House of Commons endorsed the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-19 16:01
Taggar: margin

New Turn of Events on Several Fronts


"At an unscheduled Czech National Bank policy meeting, the 27 koruna per euro ceiling imposed since November 2013 was lifted, and the currency strengthened marginally over 1.0% in response. The backdro..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-06 17:15
Taggar: bank, currency, inflation, margin

Trump and Xi Meeting to Yield No Big Changes Says Former Bush Advisor


"Don’t expect more than a friendly handshake in a meeting between President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping, a former advisor to President George W. Bush said Monday. U.S. stock ind..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-03 16:47
Taggar: margin, point

Coinbase Launches Margin Trading on GDAX for Institutional Traders


"Coinbase announced on Monday the launch of margin trading on its digital currency exchange platform, GDAX, tailored for professional traders and institutional clients. Also read: SEC Rejects Rule Chan..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-21 21:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, margin, trading

Coinbase Targets Institutional Traders With Margin Feature Launch


"Coinbase's GDAX digital asset exchange has added a new margin trading feature. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-20 19:06
Taggar: margin, trading

Speeches Eyed as Central Banks Turn More Hawkish


"US futures are pointing to a marginally lower open on Monday, as traders eye tonight?s speech from Donald Trump as well as a few other from policy makers from the Federal Reserve, Bank of England and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-20 14:07
Taggar: bank, margin, point

Bank of Japan Retains Existing Policy


"After four hours 33 minutes of deliberations on Wednesday and Thursday, the BOJ stuck with all parameters of their policy of “quantitative monetary easing with yield curve control.” QQE wa..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-16 17:21
Taggar: bank, margin, rate

FOMC Preview


"Over the past six weeks since the last FOMC policy announcement on February 1, the dollar has appreciated marginally more than 1.0% against the euro and yen, and the 10-year Treasury yield is advanced..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-15 16:37
Taggar: announcement, dollar, margin, oil, point

Investors Wait on Fed, GBP Slides on Brexit Vote


"We remain in wait and see mode in the markets on Tuesday, with US futures closely tracking moves in Europe where indices are marginally lower as investors perch themselves on the fence ahead of tomorr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-14 14:33
Taggar: margin, market, rate

GBP Drops Against USD After Fed Rate Hike Expectations


"Sterling edged down to a six-week low on Thursday against a dollar, boosted by expectations of a March U.S. interest rate hike, while data painted a mixed picture of Britain’s economy. A survey..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-02 20:13
Taggar: dollar, economy, margin, rate

Canada?s IIROC Cuts Margin Requirement for Select CAD & USD Pairs


"This list is updated when a currency?s spot margin rate is increased or reduced due to the currency volatility."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-23 20:52
Taggar: currency, margin, rate

AcadiaSoft and Xceptor Team up to Address New Margin Rules


"The industry expects increases in margin volumes triggered by the introduction of regulations related to margin requirements."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-23 13:16
Taggar: margin

OECD Raises Italian 2017 GDP Forecast to 1%


"The Italian economy will grow by a modest 1.0 percent this year, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development said on Wednesday, marginally raising its previous forecast of 0.9 percent ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-15 16:52
Taggar: economy, margin

Bitcoin Trading in Chinese Yuan Drops by One-Third in 30 Days


"China?s big three exchanges announced they would end zero fee trades and margin trading Tuesday due to increased scrutiny by the People?s Bank of China (PBOC), leading to a collapse in Chinese bitcoin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-08 08:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, margin, trading

TFX?s Click365 Trading Volumes Extend Decline in January


"The brokerage has once again reported lacklustre figures although its average daily trading volumes nudged up marginally. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-01 10:35
Taggar: margin, report, trading

Big Changes Coming Within the Chinese Bitcoin Exchange Realm


"There’s a lot of changes happening with Chinese bitcoin exchanges lately in light of the recent central bank inspections. Last week the top three exchanges within the region drastically changed..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-22 20:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, margin, trading

Several Central Banks Hold Scheduled Policy Meetings


"Central banks in Euroland, Indonesia, Malaysia and Chile hold their first interest rate policy meetings of 2017. The ECB retained a zero percent refinancing rate, flanked by a 0.25% interest on its ma..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-19 15:39
Taggar: bank, margin, rate

China's Big Three Bitcoin Exchanges Suspend Margin Trading, But Questions Remain


"Huobi and OKCoin, two of the world's largest bitcoin exchange businesses by volume, have formally announced they have halted margin trading services. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-19 14:25
Taggar: bitcoin, margin, trading

Bitcoin Prices Spike Above $900 But Turbulence Remains


"Bitcoin prices once again surpassed $900, exceeding this level in spite of the recent announcement that Huobi and OKCoin had stopped margin trading. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-19 00:55
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, margin, trading

Shop Price Declines are Slowing as Sterling Depreciation Takes Hold


"Prices in British shops fell last month by the smallest margin since mid-2015, in a further sign that rising costs linked to June’s Brexit vote are feeding into high street prices, an industry s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-04 15:57
Taggar: margin

Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey


"Turkish monetary policy settings were held unchanged at this month’s meeting. The one-week repo rate was left at 8.0% following a 50-basis point hike at the prior meeting on November 24. The mar..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-20 21:16
Taggar: margin, point, rate

U.S Wholesale Prices Rise in November


"Wholesale prices in the U.S. rose from a year earlier by the most since 2014 as food costs and retail margins increased, helping bring inflation closer to the Federal Reserve?s goal. The producer-pric..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-14 15:48
Taggar: inflation, margin, price index, report

European Central Bank Does Something Unexpected


"Back last March, the Governing Council had augmented monetary policy easing in several ways, such as cutting the interest rates by 5 bps each in the case of the refinancing rate (now at zero percent)..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-08 20:42
Taggar: margin, rate

Europe Lower on Renzi Defeat but No Panic Yet


"Another bad night for the European project on Sunday saw Matteo Renzi?s constitutional reforms rejected by a large margin, a vote that will bring an end to his tenure as Prime Minister and open the do..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-05 09:50
Taggar: margin

OANDA Corporation Altering Margins, Capping Leverage on Select FX Pairs


"Starting next week, OANDA will have several new margin requirements for major currency pairs."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-01 23:01
Taggar: currency, currency pair, margin

XM.COM Raising Margins Ahead of Italian Referendum


"XM.COM is the latest broker to take precautionary steps ahead of this weekend, hiking EUR margin requirements. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-01 21:48
Taggar: margin

FxPro Changing Margins Ahead of Italian Vote, Joining Growing List of Brokers


"Margin requirements are once again being changed in a bid to protect clients ahead of the Italian referendum. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-30 19:13
Taggar: margin

NFA Changes Margin Requirements on Forex Trades


"NFA lowered the margin required for CHF trading for the first time since the SNB's Black Swan in 2015."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-29 11:52
Taggar: margin, trading

Saxo Bank Restores Original Margins Requirements Following US Election


"With the US election in the rear-view mirror, Saxo Bank has restored nearly all margins to default levels."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-10 17:17
Taggar: bank, margin

Yuan Bounces Back after Trump Victory


"Proposed tax reforms under the Republican administration should result in ?massive repatriated offshore funds? which ?would, at minimum, support the US dollar on the margin, but would more likely prov..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-10 05:52
Taggar: dollar, margin, rate

UPDATED: How Trump?s Election Victory Affects Your Trading


"Brokers have announced updates to their margin requirements following the US Presidential election results. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-09 12:22
Taggar: brokers, margin

Markets Freeze Ahead of Fractious Presidential Vote


"Tuesday November 8: Five things the markets are talking about With the gap in U.S election polling still within the margin of statistical error, is the current risk rally in markets ahead of voting a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-08 13:31
Taggar: margin, market

NFA Calls For Increases in Margin Requirements for FX Ahead of Election


"The NFA will require forex dealers to collect and maintain updated margin requirements ahead of tomorrow's election."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-07 20:39
Taggar: forex, margin

Clinton and Trump Attack Each Others Character


"Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump attacked one another’s character as they pushed their closing arguments six days before the U.S. presidential election, while the latest Reut..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-03 10:18
Taggar: margin

Interactive Brokers, OANDA See FX Market Share Decline ? FCM Data Shows


"Total retail funds declined marginally MoM in September, though brokers yielded checkered performances."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-02 23:18
Taggar: brokers, margin

October in Figures


"The dollar rose in October especially versus sterling. Long-term interest rates increased everywhere, not just in the U.S. where monetary policy tightening is expected. The 10-year JGB remained below..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-01 18:33
Taggar: dollar, gold, margin, oil, rate

TriOptima Margin Service Adopted by Market Ahead of Variation Margin Rules


"The triResolve Margin service was launched this year ahead of the new variation margin rules for non-cleared OTC derivatives."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-01 14:31
Taggar: margin

FX Brokers Eye Tightened Election in US as Race Reaches Final Stretch


"Alpari is the latest broker to adjust their margin requirements ahead of the US election on November 8"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-31 20:37
Taggar: margin

Sturgeon Publishes Draft Bill for Second Referendum


"Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon publishes a draft bill for a second independence referendum on Thursday as she ramps up the pressure on the British government to make sure Scotland’s voi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-20 10:12
Taggar: margin

Presidential Debate and Fed Speeches Key Today


"US equity markets are expected to open a little lower on Wednesday, tracking similar marginal losses in Europe as traders look ahead to the third Presidential debate, appearances from Fed policy maker..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-19 12:55
Taggar: margin, market, oil

What Can We Expect From the Final Debate


"Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will take the stage Wednesday evening at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas for the third and final presidential debate ? what could be one of the last opportunities..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-19 08:52
Taggar: margin

ShapeShift Exchange Adds Decentralized Prediction Cryptocurrency Augur


"At the same time, the Kraken Bitcoin exchange has made margin trading on Augur (REP) available for its users."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-13 08:29
Taggar: margin, trading

OpenGamma Raises Another $16 Million to Grow Operations


"OpenGamma solutions enable investors to compare OTC and ETD margin requirements across multiple CCPs."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-05 16:46
Taggar: margin

IIROC Cuts Margin Requirement for Select CAD & USD Crosses


"IIROC reduces margin rates as volatility threshold wasn't exceeded in the last 30 trading days. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-04 19:07
Taggar: margin, rate, trading

It Ain?t Over ?Til It?s Over


"Clinton was at first perceived as the clear debate winner last night, which spurred a rally of stocks in Asia and emerging market currencies like the Mexican peso. She was deemed the winner overall bu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-27 14:10
Taggar: currencies, economy, margin, market

Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey


"Both the overnight marginal funding rate and late liquidity lending rate have been cut by 25 basis points to 8.25% and 9.75%. The 7.5% one-week repo rate and 7.25% overnight borrowing rate were not ch..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-22 18:47
Taggar: margin, point, rate

Draghi Says EU Banks Still Enjoying the Positive of Low Interest Rates


"With euro zone banks still enjoying the positive impact of low interest rates, overcapacity in the financial sector may be the key hurdle weighing on profitability, European Central Bank President Mar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-22 16:09
Taggar: bank, financial, margin, profit, rate

First the BOJ and Now onto the Fed


"The Bank of Japan Board reconfigured its monetary policy framework, switching the policy’s anchor from quantitative stimulus with a negative marginal policy deposit rate to an orientation that a..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-21 16:42
Taggar: bank, inflation, margin, rate

Major Fixing of Position Size Calculator + Symbol Leverage Display


"I have uploaded a new version of Position Size Calculator indicator for MetaTrader today. It addresses several issues mentioned in the forums and in support mes..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-20 17:44
Taggar: leverage, margin, metatrader

Synechron Launches Blockchain Accelerator for Smart Margin Calls, KYC


"The Synechron Blockchain Accelerator for Smart Margin Calls promises to minimize drawn-out back-and-forth disputes."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-20 14:00
Taggar: margin

ECB Passes on an Opportunity to Augment Stimulus


"In a show of shock and awe six months ago, the Governing Council reduced its refinancing rate, marginal lending facility rate and deposit rate to zero, 0.25% and negative 0.40%, plus quantitative stim..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-08 18:31
Taggar: margin, rate

Eurozone GDP and US Services PMI in Focus


"European equity markets are expected to open marginally higher on Tuesday as traders await a number of economic reports, while keeping one eye on some key central bank events later in the week. With t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-06 07:25
Taggar: bank, margin, market, report

ICE Benchmark Administration Launches Crowdsourcing Facility for ISDA SIMM


"The new facility will help market participants meet new margin BCBS-IOSCO rules for non-cleared derivatives."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-04 07:53
Taggar: margin, market

Caution Remains Ahead of Yellen Speech


"The trend of marginal moves while pushing record highs in US indices looks set to continue on Wednesday, with futures pointing to a marginally higher open on Wall Street. This week in particular there..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-24 13:18
Taggar: margin, point

Blockchain Will Absorb the World of Finance: Richard Olsen


"OANDA co-founder and Lykke founder talks about the role for margin FX brokers in a blockchain ecosystem and more."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-16 11:19
Taggar: brokers, margin

Canadian Self-Regulator IIROC Hikes Margin Requirements for NOK/USD


"Excessive volatility in the exchange rate of the U.S. dollar vs the Norway Krone prompted IIROC to increase margin requirements."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-15 23:33
Taggar: dollar, margin, rate

Post-Jobs Report Rally Extended


"World stocks, oil, and emerging market currencies rose in further reaction to Friday’s better-than-expected U.S. jobs data that showed a 255K increase in employment last month and marginally str..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-08 14:07
Taggar: currencies, employment, margin, market, oil, share

Oil Rises on Tuesday But Glut Fears Persist


"Oil rose more than 2 percent on Tuesday after falling by around $4 a barrel in one week, but investors remained concerned about oversupply weighing on prices. Global fuel inventories are brimming as r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-02 17:06
Taggar: margin, oil

Reuters Poll Shows Oil Demand Picking up in 2016


"Oil analysts still expect a rise in the crude price this year, thanks to improving demand growth that should help offset any bearish headwinds from a stubborn supply surplus, a Reuters poll showed on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-29 15:28
Taggar: bear, margin, oil

FOMC Statement Key This Evening


"European equity markets are expected to open marginally higher on Wednesday following mixed sessions in the U.S. and Asia overnight, as investors await the latest interest rate decision from the Feder..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-27 08:45
Taggar: margin, market, rate

Compagnie Financière?s H1 Financials Unable to Shake out of Consolidation


"The group's H1 2016 revenue was marginally lower YoY, likely shackled by industry-wide volume slowdowns."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-22 07:46
Taggar: margin

A Broadening Sense of Relief


"Global stocks recorded a fifth straight session of appreciation.  Industrial commodities continued to rally as well. The dollar is marginally softer.  Investors are relieved that the succession of Bri..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-13 16:32
Taggar: dollar, margin

Saxo Bank & Dukascopy Restore Trading Conditions After Post-Brexit Turmoil


"Saxo Bank reduces margin requirements, while Dukascopy increases the maximum exposure limits on CFDs"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-06 16:45
Taggar: bank, dukascopy, margin

CloudMargin Tabs David Little as a Non-Executive Director


"CloudMargin has brought in the longtime UBS and Calypso Technology veteran to serve on its board."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-05 12:27
Taggar: margin

FxPro Restores Margin Requirements Back to Normal Across All Instruments


"With the market remaining volatile but far from the levels of activity we have seen on Friday, FxPro eases margin policy"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-27 09:46
Taggar: margin, market

British Referendum Wreaks Havoc in Global Markets


"British voters chose to leave the European Union by a margin of 51.9% to 48.1.  Extensive coverage provided in Deeper Analysis. British Prime Minister Cameron, who campaigned to remain in the EU, resi..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-24 14:18
Taggar: analysis, dollar, margin, pound

Referendum Eve into Morning After


"00:34 GMT-  With 13 of 382 British localities reporting, the Leaves lead the Remains by a 7 percentage point margin of 53.6% to 46.4%.  Too be sure, these are early times, but nervous markets have bac..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-24 02:50
Taggar: margin, market, point, report, us market

Breaking: Alpari Switches Operation to Close-Only Mode


"Alpari has warned its clients about this prospect ten days ago when it announced its margin changes"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-23 15:59
Taggar: margin

OctaFX Taking No Chances, Hiking Margins Ahead of Brexit Referendum


"OctaFX has now hiked margins on select currency pairs ahead of the Brexit vote this week."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-21 16:40
Taggar: currency, currency pair, margin

Analysis: Some Retail Brokers are Sending Mixed Brexit Messages to Clients


"While the bulk of the industry increased margin requirements, marketing campaigns are inviting clients to trade the event"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-21 12:45
Taggar: margin, market

Sterling Jumps 2%, Naira Plunges 23%, and Rupee Falls, too


"It looks like the murder of MP Jo Cox, who favored remaining in the EU, may not have been in vain.  A new poll suggests the pendulum of sentiment is swinging toward staying in the European Union, alth..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-20 14:45
Taggar: margin

Pepperstone Announces Margin Changes as Britain Heads into Brexit Week


"As Brexit looms, Pepperstone is another broker that has made margin changes on a number of instruments."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-20 08:38
Taggar: margin

INTL FCStone Hikes Margin on Certain Products Ahead of Brexit: Reuters


"INTL FCStone hikes margin on several futures contracts ahead of Brexit vote."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-17 23:20
Taggar: margin

Tickmill, ThinkForex Eye Brexit Vote With Leverage Reductions


"A cascade of brokers have continued taking a cautionary approach ahead of next week?s historic Brexit vote that could potentially unleash a dam of volatility across foreign exchange (FX) and financial..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-16 17:48
Taggar: brokers, financial, foreign exchange, forex, margin, market

XM Follows FX Brokers in Raising Margins Temporarily Ahead of Brexit Vote


"The latest margin changes as Brexit approaches comes from FX broker XM."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-16 11:01
Taggar: margin

easyMarkets Defies Industry Safety Trend on Brexit


"While Brexit ?has prompted ?many brokers ?to reduce margin, easyMarkets commits to high leverage and other ?conditions."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-15 15:27
Taggar: brokers, leverage, margin, market

FXCM Temporarily Hikes Margin Requirements for White Label Clients


"The customers of FXCM?s white labels have been informed that their margin requirements will increase on June 16th"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-10 19:37
Taggar: margin

Dukascopy Reduces Leverage on GBP Pairs Amid Brexit Volatility Expectations


"Dukascopy is the latest broker to be taking the measure of altering margins ahead of the Brexit vote. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-09 09:54
Taggar: dukascopy, margin

Chinese Data and a Slew of Japanese Statistical Releases


"Commodities, commodity-sensitive currencies like the kiwi and rand and other emerging market currencies like the won experienced another strong session.  West Texas Intermediate crude oil is trading m..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-08 15:51
Taggar: currencies, gold, kiwi, margin, market, oil, trading

CME Group To Offer Cloud-Based Integrated Collateral Management Solution


"CME Group has partnered with CloudMargin to support its clients' collateral management requirements."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-08 11:51
Taggar: margin

From Floating Spreads to Floating Margin, Brexit Awaits


"firms have been invoking temporary increases in margin requirements to handle upcoming volatile news periods."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-07 20:58
Taggar: margin

FXCM, IG, Saxo Bank Commit to Series of Margin Hikes Ahead of Brexit Vote


"With the June 23 Brexit vote rapidly approaching, brokers are taking preliminary measures of altering margins."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-06 16:04
Taggar: brokers, margin

Markets Moved by Fed Rhetoric and British Opinion Surveys


"With less than three weeks until the U.K. voter referendum on whether to remain part of the European Union, two surveys showed more people wanting to exit than to stay, although the margin was narrow..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-06 14:08
Taggar: dollar, margin

ECB Review


"The Governing Council left key interest rates unchanged.  The last changes in March sliced the refinancing rate and marginal lending facility rate by 5 basis points each to zero and 0.25%, respectivel..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-02 15:55
Taggar: margin, point, rate

European Regulators Want Your Opinion on Blockchain and Securities


"ESMA fears margin finance and short-selling will not be possible if assets are traded on a blockchain."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-02 14:01
Taggar: finance, margin

EUR/USD Rallies, Struggles to Move Even Higher


"EUR/USD was rising today and as of now struggling to move even higher. US data released over the trading session was mixed, with manufacturing indicators being pretty good whi..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-01 18:52
Taggar: indicators, margin, trading

Saxo Bank Could Raise Some Margin Requirements Pre-Brexit Vote


"One of the leading multi-asset brokers in the industry, Saxo Bank has sent out an email announcement to clients stating that it may increase some margin requirements for its clients in the coming week..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-25 17:34
Taggar: announcement, bank, brokers, margin, market

Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey


"As done at the prior meeting on April 20, monetary officials in Turkey left the one-week repo rate and overnight borrowing rate unchanged at 7.5% and 7.25%, respectively, but lopped 50 basis points of..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-24 17:19
Taggar: margin, point, rate

Pound Up on Reduced Brexit Fears


"A new phone poll by Daily Telegraph revealed a widening margin of voters favoring Britain staying in the European Union (55% to 42%), and sterling rose 0.9% against the dollar in response. The U.S. cu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-24 14:19
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, margin

Kraken Bitcoin Exchange Added Ethereum Dark Pool Trading


"Kraken also increased the leverage available for margin cryptocurrency pairs for non US traders."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-19 15:49
Taggar: currency, currency pair, leverage, margin

Several Developments Including a New Brexit Poll


"According to a new British opinion poll that surveyed about 800 people by phone, the margin of people favoring continuing membership in the European Union versus leaving that group has doubled to abou..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-17 13:52
Taggar: dollar, margin, point

Euronext Releases Resilient Q1 2016 Financial Results


"While a slight decrease in revenue has been reported, Euronext continues to increase its EBITDA margin. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-12 09:34
Taggar: margin, report

ActivTrades Sees Spike in Yearly Profit Margins, FX Turnover in 2015


"Higher FX volatility helped significantly boost ActivTrades' profit margins in 2015."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-11 12:24
Taggar: margin, profit

Greek Lawmakers Vote for Austerity as Protests Turn Ugly


"Buffeted once again by protests on the streets outside, Greece’s parliament has voted — by a razor thin margin — to cut pensions and increase taxes ahead of a crucial meeting in Brus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-09 14:41
Taggar: finance, financial, margin

Caixin China General Services PMI?


"Summary ? Services and Composite PMI data Caixin China Composite PMI? data (which covers both manufacturing and services) indicated a second successive monthly expansion of overall business activity i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-05 09:00
Taggar: margin, rate

Trump Takes Giant Step Closer to Being America?s 45th President


"Ted Cruz dropped out of the Republican race after losing to Donald Trump by a landslide margin in the Indiana primary.  The Democratic race is not over, by contrast, as Sanders unexpectedly beat..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-04 14:52
Taggar: margin

Risk Aversion Returns after Upbeat Monday


"Stocks, Treasury yields, and oil prices faltered Tuesday for various reasons. Disappointing Chinese, British and Irish manufacturing purchasing manager surveys reported. Mediocre first-quarter U.S. co..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-03 14:07
Taggar: margin, market, oil, point, rate, report

Analysis: Negative Rates Push Banks to Expand Prime Brokerage Units


"At a time when margins are getting thinner, prime brokerage units of big banks can end up being expanded"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-01 09:00
Taggar: bank, margin

US Data Key as Fed?s Global Fears Ease


"U.S. equity markets are expected to open marginally lower on Friday, ahead of the release of a number of pieces of economic data and some more first quarter earnings reports. There was a mixed bag of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-29 14:06
Taggar: employment, margin, market, report

Risk Aversion Continues Ahead of Fed/BoJ


"We?re continuing to see a little risk aversion in the markets on Tuesday, with investors adopting come caution ahead of this week?s key risk events, the Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan meetings. Eur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-26 07:46
Taggar: bank, margin, market

Deutsche Bank Hits Billionaire Forex Investor With $300 Million Lawsuit


"The investor's fund incurred massive losses in the foreign exchange markets and faced imminent margin calls"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-22 09:49
Taggar: foreign exchange, margin, market

ECB Governing Council Statement and Press Conference


"Fresh action had not been expected at the April policy meeting following the plethora of actions unveiled at the March 10 meeting.  As predicted, the refinancing, deposit and marginal lending rat..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-21 17:57
Taggar: margin, rate

A Focus on Central Banks, Commodities and China


"The ECB just announced  decisions from today’s third Governing Council meeting of the year.  No further rate changes were enacted.  At the prior meeting on March 10, the refinanci..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-21 14:28
Taggar: margin, point, rate

EUR/USD ? Euro Flat, Markets Eye ECB Statement


"EUR/USD is showing marginal movement on Wednesday, following gains which marked the pair in the Tuesday session. The pair is trading at 1.1360 in the European session. On the release front, German PPI..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-20 11:00
Taggar: margin, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Flat, Markets Eye ECB Statement


"EUR/USD is showing marginal movement on Wednesday, following gains which marked the pair in the Tuesday session. The pair is trading at 1.1360 in the European session. On the release front, German PPI..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-20 11:00
Taggar: margin, trading

IIROC Hikes Margin Requirements on Select CAD Crosses


"The CHF/CAD has had its margin changed given the recent volatility with the cross."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-19 19:14
Taggar: margin

EUR/USD ? Euro Subdued Ahead of German Economic Sentiment


"EUR/USD is showing marginal movement on Tuesday, continuing the lack of movement which marked the pair in the Monday session. The pair is trading at 1.1320 in the European session. On the release fron..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-19 10:20
Taggar: margin, trading

ISDA Publishes New Margin-Rule-Compliant Collateral Document


"The first in a series of documents to help market participants comply with new margining requirements has been published."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-14 10:57
Taggar: margin, market

USD/JPY ? Yen Steady at Start of Week


"USD/JPY is showing marginal movement on Monday, as the pair trades at 111.60 in the European session. On the release front, it’s a quiet start to the week. In the US, today’s highlight is..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-04 12:44
Taggar: margin, market

USD/JPY ? Yen Quiet Ahead of Tankan Reports


"USD/JPY is showing marginal movement on Thursday, as the pair trades at 112.40 in the European session. Earlier in the day, USD/JPY broke just below the 112 level. In economic news, Japanese Housing S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-31 12:06
Taggar: margin

ECB Will Not Take Rates to ?Absurdly? Negative Levels ? Coeure


"The European Central Bank will not move interest rates into “absurdly” negative territory and negative rates are not the bank’s main policy instrument even if further cuts can not be..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-30 15:17
Taggar: bank, margin, profit, rate

US Consumer Spending Rises Slightly in February


"U.S. consumer spending rose marginally in February and overall inflation retreated, suggesting the Federal Reserve will continue to gradually raise interest rates this year despite a tightening labor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-28 15:19
Taggar: inflation, margin, market, rate

NZD/USD ? Kiwi Shrugs Off Excellent Trade Balance, US Durables Slide


"NZD/USD is showing marginal movement on Thursday, as the pair trades at the 0.67 line early in the North American session. In economic news, New Zealand Trade Balance easily beat expectations, posting..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-24 15:26
Taggar: employment, margin, trade balance

Follow a Star-Trader Service is Coming for Bitcoin Margin Investors


"First Global Credit to add follow and copy trading features for Bitcoin margin traders."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-23 11:43
Taggar: margin, trading

US Crude Steady, Richmond Manufacturing Index Surges


"US crude futures are showing marginal change on Tuesday, trading at $41.39 a barrel in the North American session. Brent crude futures are trading at almost at an identical price of $41.65. In economi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-22 18:38
Taggar: margin, price index, report, trading

Constructive Start to a Holiday-Shortened Week


"The Shanghai Composite Chinese equity index advanced 2.2% in response to a relaxation of government curbs there on margin lending. Japanese markets were closed for the Vernal Equinox holiday. Other st..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-21 14:45
Taggar: margin, market

FOMC Preview


"  Since the last FOMC meeting in late January, which unlike today’s did not unveil new forecasts or hold a press conference, commodity and stock prices have recovered, the dollar has eased..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-16 19:20
Taggar: dollar, margin, rate

EUR/USD ? Euro Subdued Ahead of US PPI, Retail Sales


"EUR/USD is showing marginal movement on Tuesday, as the pair trades slightly below the 1.11 line in the European session. On the release front, French CPI posted a gain of 0.3%, within expectations. E..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-15 12:36
Taggar: cpi, employment, margin, retail sales

European Regulators Finalize Margin Technicalities for OTC Derivatives


"The European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs) finalize margin related details for non-CCP cleared OTC derivatives under EMIR."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-09 15:57
Taggar: margin

Invast Securities Reports 7.7% Rise in February Operating Revenues


"Japanese Yen weakness and market volatility may have helped operating profits rise month-over-month while margin deposits fell."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-09 10:16
Taggar: margin, market, profit

Service Sector Activity Slowed Last Month in Eurozone and U.S.


"The U.S. purchasing managers index for non-manufacturing, which is compiled by the Institute of Supply Management and shown in the comparative table below, slipped 0.1 point to 53.4 in February.  Alth..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-03 18:08
Taggar: margin, point

EUR/USD ? Eurozone PPI Slips, Euro Edges Lower


"The euro continues to show limited movement on Wednesday. EUR/USD is trading at 1.0860 in the European session. On the release front, Eurozone PPI dropped by 1.0%, higher than the estimate of a 0.9% d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-02 13:16
Taggar: employment, margin, trading

EUR/USD ? Eurozone PMIs, Job Reports Meet Expectations, Euro Steady


"The euro remains is showing marginal movement on Tuesday. EUR/USD is trading at 1.0860 in the European session. On the release front, it’s a very busy day in the Eurozone. Manufacturing PMIs wer..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-01 12:35
Taggar: employment, margin, rate, trading

EUR/USD ? Eurozone CPI Edges Higher, Euro Flat at 1.10


"The euro continues show marginal movement on Thursday, as EUR/USD is trading just above the 1.10 line in the European session. On the release front, it’s a busy day. Eurozone CPI edged up to 0.3..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-25 12:45
Taggar: cpi, indicators, margin, trading

Europe Seen Only Marginally Higher as Oil Weighs


"European markets are expected to open marginally higher on Friday to round off what has so far been a very good week for equities. I think a number of factors have contributed to this week?s strong pe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-19 09:18
Taggar: margin, market, oil

USD/CAD ? Little Movement as US Markets on Holiday


"USD/CAD is trading quietly to start the week, as the pair trades slightly above the 1.38 line in the European session. US markets are closed for a holiday on Monday. With no US or Canadian releases on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-15 14:58
Taggar: margin, market, trading, us market

EUR/USD ? Euro in Holding Pattern Ahead of Fed Statement


"EUR/USD, is showing marginal movement on Wednesday, as the pair trades at 1.0870 in the European session. In economic news, German Consumer Climate posted a strong reading of 9.4 points, within expect..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-27 12:05
Taggar: margin, point, rate

Central Banks Stand Down


"In these tumultuous times, it would not be surprising to see monetary policy changes taken to help dissipate the high level of market fear.  Instead, The ECB Governing Council retained its intere..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-21 16:08
Taggar: margin, market, rate

EUR/USD ? Euro Subdued, Markets Eye US Jobs Report


"EUR/USD is showing marginal change on Tuesday, as the pair trades at 1.0850 in the European session. On the release front, there are no European events on the schedule. In the US, the major event of t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-12 12:54
Taggar: economy, margin, market

Brent Closes in on $30, Central Banks in Focus


"European indices are expected to open marginally lower on Tuesday, as investors remain cautious following a rough first week of trading to start the new year. There are signs that markets are finding..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-12 09:42
Taggar: margin, market, trading

Crude Oil Ends Dismal Year on Whimper


"WTI Crude is showing marginal movement on Thursday, as crude futures trade at $36.70 per barrel in Thursday’s North American session. In economic news, US Unemployment Claims rose to 287 thousan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-31 18:32
Taggar: chicago pmi, employment, margin, point

Japanese Wages Rose in August According to Survey


"Monthly wages at companies in Japan were raised on average by a record margin in 2015 on the back of economic recovery, a labor ministry survey showed Thursday. Wages per month on average increased by..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-04 17:21
Taggar: margin

ECB Statement and Press Conference


"The Governing Council cut the deposit rate by a smaller-than-anticipated ten basis points to negative 0.30%, while failing to change the 0.50% refinancing rate, the 0.30% marginal lending facility rat..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-03 21:08
Taggar: margin, point, rate

US Pending Home Sales Nudge Higher


"Pending home sales were mostly unchanged in October, but shifted marginally higher after two straight months of declines, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Gains in the Northeast and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-30 17:16
Taggar: home sales, margin

Goldman Says No Stock Market Gains in 2016


"Goldman Sachs analysts believe 2016 will have pretty much nothing to offer investors. In fact, the firms’ strategists forecast the year to end right about where it began, with the S&P 500 s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-24 18:11
Taggar: gold, margin, market, rate

Oil Steady, Markets Eye US Consumer Inflation


"US Crude is showing marginal movement on Tuesday, trading at $41.62 a barrel in the European session. In the US, today?s key events are CPI and Core CPI. On Wednesday, the Federal Reserve will release..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-17 13:10
Taggar: cpi, margin, market, rate, trading

Oil Recovers as Demand Picks Up in Europe and US


"Oil prices steadied on Thursday at around $46 per barrel, as demand for gasoline and technical buying after a sharp fall the previous day offset worries about a large global supply glut. Brent crude f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-12 17:08
Taggar: margin, oil

AUD/USD ? Aussie Steady, RBA Leaves Interest Rate at 2.00%


"The Australian dollar is showing marginal movement on Tuesday, as AUD/USD trades at 0.7170 early in the North American session. Taking a look at economic releases, the RBA held interest rates at 2.00%..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-03 16:13
Taggar: dollar, margin, rate

Gold Struggling at $1140


"Gold has started the new trading week with marginal losses, as the spot price per ounce is $1157 in the European session. In economic news,  Monday?s key event is US ISM Manufacturing PMI, with the in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-02 14:18
Taggar: gold, margin, point, trading

WTI Crude ? Is it Headed Back to Multi-Year Lows?


"Yesterday I highlighted $42.70-43.20 as being a key area that may offer some important insight into sentiment at a level that was well supported over the last couple of months (WTI Crude ? Will the Se..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-27 17:27
Taggar: margin

Markets Unmoved by Questionable Chinese Data


"A mixed bag of data from China overnight has failed to offer much direction for the markets at the start of the week and Europe currently looks set to open marginally lower as a result. The Chinese da..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-19 08:28
Taggar: margin, market, point

September and the Third Quarter in Figures


"The dollar and yen strengthened in September, while equities and commodities fell globally.  Sovereign debt yields dropped sharply in the United States, Britain and Germany but only marginally in Japa..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-01 18:31
Taggar: dollar, margin, oil

HSBC Says Further Chinese Stock Losses to be Limited


"Further losses by Chinese stocks are limited after leveraged traders cut $218 billion of positions, according to HSBC Holdings Plc. The outstanding balance of margin loans on the Shanghai and Shenzhen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-24 06:45
Taggar: leverage, margin, market

Tsipras Given New Mandate, Fed Uncertainty Weighs


"Europe is expected to open marginally lower on Monday, following a mixed and quiet session in Asia which offer little direction. Japanese markets were closed for Bank Holiday. There still appears to b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-21 07:36
Taggar: bank, margin, market, rate

UK Productivity Slow Down Versus G7


"The UK was much less productive than the rest of the G7 in 2014, lagging by the most since 1991, official figures have shown. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said output per hour was 20 perce..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-21 03:08
Taggar: margin, point

UK Productivity Lags Behind Rest of G7


"The U.K. was much less productive than the rest of the G7 in 2014, lagging by the most since 1991, official figures have shown. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said output per hour was 20 per..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-18 14:55
Taggar: margin, point

US Aims for Next TPP Meeting in Late September


"The United States has sounded out some of the other countries involved in Pacific Rim free trade negotiations about holding the next ministerial gathering in late September on the margins of a session..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-09 18:48
Taggar: margin, rate

A Dovish ECB Message


"Today’s Governing Council statement Left the refinancing, deposit and marginal lending rates at 0.05%, -0.20% and 0.30%, their levels since September 2014. Revised the projected future path of G..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-03 17:06
Taggar: cpi, inflation, margin, market, oil, rate

Euro Zone Inflation Hold Steady at 0.2% in August


"Euro zone annual inflation came in at 0.2 percent in August on Monday, marking a stable reading for the second month in a row. Price gains across the euro zone held steady at 0.2 percent year-on-year..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-31 15:11
Taggar: inflation, margin

China Lowers Yuan For Third Day


"China has set the guiding rate for its yuan currency lower for a third consecutive day. But Thursday’s rate of 1% down against the dollar was a smaller margin than the shock cuts earlier in the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-13 17:02
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, margin, rate

When Will the Oil Supply Glut End?


"Energy prices stayed near multi-month lows early Monday as worries over a glut of supply in the commodity lingered. In early Asian trade, the U.S. benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) ticked down 0..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-10 15:47
Taggar: margin

Bank of Japan Keeps Same Policy Stance and Economic Assessment


"A statement almost identical in text the the prior one in July was released after five hours and 21 minutes of deliberations over two days by the Bank of Japan?s Policy Board.  In an assessment p..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-07 19:11
Taggar: bank, economy, inflation, margin, rate

China Stock Volatility Continues


"Chinese equities remained volatile Tuesday following an initial stampede out of the market, with analysts cautioning that there is no clear end in sight to the drama. “China is probably one of t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-28 05:23
Taggar: finance, margin, market

Gold Price Poses Precarious Situation


"UK-listed gold miners were spared the worst of the stock market slump last week after the precious metal suffered its largest one-day fall in nearly two years. But they still face a precarious situati..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-27 05:14
Taggar: gold, margin, market

World Bank Raises Oil Forecast


"The World Bank has upped its oil price forecast for 2015, but the marginal rebound in the price of Brent crude at the start of the year won’t pull energy prices up to anywhere near 2014 levels..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-23 05:48
Taggar: bank, margin, oil

Chinese Banks Lent $209.4 to Halt Stock Market Meltdown


"China’s biggest banks have lent 1.3 trillion yuan ($209.4 billion) to the country’s state-backed margin lender to halt a meltdown in Chinese shares, local media said on Friday, underlining..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-20 16:58
Taggar: bank, financial, margin, share, shares

Draghi, Yellen and Greece in the News


"Not much data were released in Asia and Europe today. ECB President Draghi’s press conference at 12:30 GMT will be dominated by questions about Greece.  As expected, ECB interest rates were..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-16 14:10
Taggar: margin, rate

Chinese Equities Plummet to Three Month Low


"China?s benchmark stock index tumbled to a three-month low as another round of government support measures failed to allay concern that margin trades will keep unwinding at a record pace. The Shanghai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-08 16:12
Taggar: margin

China Stocks Extend Strong Falls


"China?s Shanghai Composite Index tumbled to its lowest level since March 20 as rallies by state-owned giants failed to outweigh a record drop in margin bets. The benchmark stock gauge sank 3.9 percent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-07 06:40
Taggar: margin

Greek Voters Send Message


"The “No” margin of victory, which exceeded 61% of the vote, far surpassed all expectations and has exposed the Achilles Heel of the common European currency experiment, namely its lack of..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-06 13:52
Taggar: currency, margin

China Stock Rout Leads to Panic Selling


"The Shanghai Composite Index headed for its steepest three-week decline since 1992 as government measures to shore up Chinese equities failed to stop margin traders from unwinding positions at a recor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-03 06:52
Taggar: margin

China Stocks Lower Again Amid Policy Support Skepticism


"Chinese stocks fell to the lowest level in three months as margin traders continued to unwind positions amid doubts over the effectiveness of government measures to support equities. The Shanghai Comp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-02 06:28
Taggar: margin

France Confirms 0.6% GDP Growth


"France’s GDP grew by 0.6% in the first quarter after a rise in corporate profit margins and strong household spending, official figures show. Corporate profit margins rose to 31.1%, the highest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-24 14:32
Taggar: economy, margin, profit, rate

China?s Stocks Endure Horrible Week


"China?s stocks fell, sending the benchmark index toward its steepest weekly loss since 2008, amid concern the government will clamp down on margin trading and valuations are excessive after a world-be..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-19 06:27
Taggar: margin, trading

New FOMC Projections


"The Fed’s new forecasts cut projected growth ranges in 2015 but bump the ranges marginally higher for 2016 and 2017.  The forecast for unemployment in 2015 is now higher; that for 2016 was..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-17 20:26
Taggar: employment, inflation, margin

China Stocks Lead Asia Lower


"Asian shares declined in early trade on Tuesday, as Greece’s debt talks and the upcoming two-day Federal Reserve meeting sapped risk appetite. In China, the move by securities regulators last Fr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-16 05:20
Taggar: margin, share, shares, trading

China Shares Fall 2% on Cool Down Measures


"Mainland Chinese shares closed down 2% on Monday, leading losses in Asia as investors worried about new measures to cool the red hot stock market. The Shanghai Composite fell to 5,062.99 on new moves..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-15 16:06
Taggar: margin, market, share, shares

US Retail Sales Key as Fed Rate Hike Looms


"U.S. indices are expected to open marginally higher on Thursday, tracking gains made in Europe as investors allow themselves to become a little more optimistic that a deal on Greece can be reached. Re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-11 14:06
Taggar: margin, report

ECB President Draghi?s Press Conference


"The ECB refinancing rate was left at 0.05%, flanked by a negative 0.2% deposit rate and a 0.3% marginal lending rate.  In June and September, key rates were cut by a combined twenty, twenty and f..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-03 16:53
Taggar: margin, point, rate

China Stocks End Seven-Day Rally


"Chinese stocks fell for the first time in eight days as brokerages tightened lending restrictions and investors speculated the government will take measures to cool the nation’s world-beating eq..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-28 07:17
Taggar: margin

US Open ? Markets Rebound in Light Data Session


"U.S. futures are pointing marginally higher on Wednesday, paring some of the losses made on Tuesday in response to Yellen?s unwavering hawkish stance and growing Greek concerns. With little new to foc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-27 12:39
Taggar: margin, market, point

European Open ? Greek Talks Continue to Dominate


"European futures are pointing marginally higher on Wednesday following a broader sell-off in the previous session as investors begin to seriously consider the prospect of Greece failing to make repaym..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-27 07:23
Taggar: margin, point

China Industrial Profits Higher in April


"Chinese industrial sector profits posted their first annual rise since last September, National Bureau of Statistics data showed on Wednesday, in a sign margin pressure on firms may be easing and gove..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-27 07:04
Taggar: economy, margin, profit

Asian Equities Open Mixed


"Asian shares opened mixed on Tuesday amid a lack of fresh cues offshore, with Japan shares tapping and then retreating from a fresh 15-year high.  Wall Street was closed for a public holiday on Monday..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-26 03:01
Taggar: margin, share, shares

Oil prices slip on dollar strength


"Oil prices were marginally down on Friday on a stronger dollar and lingering concerns about the global glut of oil. Brent crude for June delivery LCOM5, -0.34% traded broadly flat at $66.70 a barrel o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-15 15:51
Taggar: dollar, margin, oil

European Open ? Focus on Greece and Bond Yields


"European futures are pointing marginally to the downside on Thursday, as investors weigh up the recent raft of economic data as well as moves in bond markets that have really hit sentiment this week..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-14 08:03
Taggar: margin, market, point

China Stocks Fall Sharply Again


"China?s stocks headed for their worst three-day performance in almost two years amid speculation new share sales will sap funds, valuations have become excessive and the government will take measures..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-07 06:14
Taggar: margin, share, trading

Asian Equities Continue Slide


"Asian stocks continued to head south early Thursday on the back of a confluence of factors, which includes a weaker finish on Wall Street overnight, growth worries in Australia and jitters over tighte..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-07 05:32
Taggar: employment, margin, market, report, trading

An April Setback to Recent Convergence of U.S. and Eurozone Economies


"Four four straight months between November through March, the manufacturing and service-sector purchasing manager differentials of the United States and Euroland had diminished, but each widened last..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-06 16:54
Taggar: margin, point, spread

Asian Equities Higher on U.S. Lead


"Asian markets saw marginal gains on the first trading day of the week, tracking an inspiring lead from the U.S. on Friday. China’s trade data for March is on tap at 0900 SIN/HK. Annual export gr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-13 03:16
Taggar: margin, market, trading

China Consumer Inflation Remains at 1.4%


"China’s consumer inflation stayed flat at 1.4 percent in March, while producer prices fell slightly less than projected, official data showed on Friday, keeping pressure on profit margins at Chi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-10 05:39
Taggar: cpi, inflation, margin, price index, profit

Dollar Receives Hit from Nonfarm Payrolls


"The dollar received a serious hit from nonfarm payrolls that missed analysts’ estimates by a wide margin. This led to big losses for the greenback despite toda..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-03 18:11
Taggar: dollar, margin, rate, trading

RoboForex Launches 1:1000 Leverage Offer, Resets CHF Margin Requirements


"How responsibly can traders handle higher leverage ratios when trading on financial markets will remain a vibrant debate, Forex Magnates reporters spoke to the marketing director of RoboForex Andrei I..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 18:42
Taggar: financial, forex, leverage, margin, market, report, trading

KVB Kunlun Shares Spike Higher 13% as Leveraged & Cash FX Incomes Rise


"KVB Kunlun reported its full year 2014 financial results this morning, detailing that margin from the company?s FX operations have improved materially in the final four months of the year as volatilit..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-31 13:20
Taggar: financial, forex, leverage, margin, report, share, shares

CFTC Revokes Altamont Global?s License to Prevent ?Any More Fraud?


"The CFTC, has retracted Altamont Global's license, the firm that was found guilty of committing fraud relating to margin FX. CFTC hopes that the firm and its associated person John Wilkins, are unable..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 01:05
Taggar: forex, margin

Durable Goods to Show Changing Inflation Expectations?


"US futures are pointing to a marginally higher open as markets continue to consolidate in this data light week. The volatility associated with policy changes from the European Central Bank and Federal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-25 13:47
Taggar: bank, margin, market, point

DMM FX Australia Goes against Higher Margin Requirements Trends


"There has been an almost universal consensus across the industry that higher margin requirements are “the new normal” in the forex business in a post-Swiss National Bank world. One of the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 18:08
Taggar: bank, forex, margin, market

What the Future Holds for FXCM After The SNB Crisis?


"Though FXCM erred enormously by not increasing EUR/CHF margin, this episode will forever burn into their collective psyche the necessity of smart risk management, says PoseidonFX co-founder Alex Boyd..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-22 17:16
Taggar: forex, margin

Bitcoin Picks: BitYes Rolls-out Margin Trading & Another Bitcoin Exchange Plans to go Public


"The world of virtual currencies welcomed news of a Canadian exchange that plans to go public, coupled with a new venue for leveraged instruments. Some of the key stories from this week?s Bitcoin Picks..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-21 20:32
Taggar: currencies, forex, leverage, margin, trading

Citibank Sues Two Traders for $25 Million over SNB Flash Crash Losses


"In contradiction to most of the retail FX trading world where brokers decided to "forgive" negative balances caused by the CHF crisis, Citibank is going after traders who did not have enough collatera..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 12:46
Taggar: bank, brokers, forex, fx trading, margin, trading

Australian Insider Trading Duo Gets Jail Time After Trading Margin FX


"Former Australian Bureau of Statistics employee Christopher Hill got 3 years and 3 months while the holder of margin forex trading accounts with Pepperstone and AxiCorp Luca Kamay is sentenced to 7 ye..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 23:09
Taggar: forex, forex trading, margin, trading

US PPI Fell Unexpectedly in February


"U.S. producer prices unexpectedly fell in February on weak trade margins, pointing to muted inflation pressures that could argue against an anticipated June interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 16:03
Taggar: inflation, margin, point, price index, rate

Compagnie Financière Tradition Bottom Line Up 82%, Dividend Adjusted


"One off costs and cost cutting efforts at Compagnie Financière Tradition led to better margins for the Swiss company focused on its electronic trading platforms Trad-X and ParFX making the firm increa..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 10:31
Taggar: forex, margin, trading

FXCM Assets Drop 15% in January as US Retail FX Subside


"Retail brokers offering margin FX saw declines in the value of client assets held during the month of January, however institutional providers supported overall growth in the value of client monies at..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 23:27
Taggar: brokers, forex, margin

Carney testimony dominates as Greek deal stalls


"Europe looks poised for another weaker start on Tuesday, as a lack of economic data and no progress on the Greek bailout deal offers no new bullish sentiment to investors. A quiet start to the week ha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 08:40
Taggar: bull, margin

Canadian Dollar?s Volatility Elicits Margin Requirement Hike in Select Pairs


"Canadian self-regulatory organization, the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC), has updated a list of FX margin trading requirements for the CAD, following robust volatility..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 14:14
Taggar: announcement, dollar, forex, investment, margin, trading

Saxo Bank Mulling Reversal to Margin Increases Following February Volumes


"On the heels of lackluster February volumes, Saxo Bank is mulling a reversal of its decision to enact higher margin payments to clients to a number of currencies, following the abrupt volatility seen..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 11:44
Taggar: bank, currencies, forex, margin

Draghi Press Conference Remarks in Nicosia Sends Euro Near to Cusp of $1.1000


"After the second of eight scheduled meetings of the ECB Governing Council, held off-sight in Nicosia, a statement was release informing us that The ECB refinancing rate, marginal lending facility rate..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 18:14
Taggar: cpi, margin, rate

PMIs and retail sales dominate in data heavy session


"A quiet trading session on Tuesday means European indices are lacking any meaningful direction ahead of the open this morning. Futures are currently pointing to a marginally higher open but that could..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-04 08:23
Taggar: margin, point, trading

Swissquote Group Holding Net Profit Doubles in 2014 after MIG Acquisition


"According to an earnings announcement made by Swissquote Group Holding (SWX:SQN), the company’s profit margins have increased substantially in 2014, as the broker reported that profits from its..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 10:35
Taggar: announcement, forex, margin, profit, report

West TX Oil Steady near $49.50 Ahead of U.S. Stockpile Reports


"Crude oil prices gained marginally in Asia onb Tuesday ahead of U.S. industry data on supplies that will set a tone.  The American Petroleum Institute will release its estimate of U.S. crude, distilla..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 05:04
Taggar: margin, oil

Average OTC Margin Forex Account Size in Japan Totals $14,000


"Japanese OTC FX margin volume skyrocketed 132% in the fiscal third quarter of 2014, marking a new all time high and reaffirming an ever-growing risk appetite by Japanese traders to engage in forex tra..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-27 14:26
Taggar: forex, forex trading, margin, trading

Ex ICAP Led VC Fund Illuminate Financial Management Invests in CloudMargin


"Mark Beeston led Financial Management (IFM), a fintech focused venture capital firm formed last year has announced its first investment as it took a stake in CloudMargin. Read more The post Ex ICAP L..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 10:05
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, margin

Plus500 Remains Attractive Buy as Deutsche Bank Increases Stake to 7.23%


"Institutional investors? interest in margin derivatives brokers continues with news of Deutsche Bank increasing their stake in Plus500. The German bank increased its previous holding and now owns in e..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-20 22:19
Taggar: bank, brokers, forex, margin, share, shares

Swiss Franc Crisis Adds to Stressors Affecting Currency Brokers with Rising Costs


"Transaction fees are expected to rise for brokers operating in the margin forex sector. The move comes on the back of growing risks in light of the SNB moves and the fx fixing probes. Read more The p..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-14 02:21
Taggar: brokers, currency, forex, margin

Saudi Arabian Derivatives Market Remains Attractive ? One Financial Extends GCC Presence


"One Financial Markets continues to dominate the middle eastern margin derivatives market through the establishment of its latest office in the most populous nation in the GCC. The broker will set-up a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-12 09:30
Taggar: financial, forex, margin, market

UBS Financial Statement: No Losses from Black Thursday but FX Margins Contract in Q4


"In its Q4 financial statement, UBS revealed that FX trading revenues remained flat with Q3 levels even as client trading activity increased during the quarter, signalling a drop in margins. Read more..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 15:01
Taggar: financial, forex, fx trading, margin, trading

China Imports and Exports Slump


"China’s exports fell 3.3 percent in January from a year earlier, while imports slumped by 19.9 percent, both missing expectations by a wide margin, and resulting in a record monthly trade surplu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-08 01:42
Taggar: margin

Canadian Forex Traders Haunted by a Slew of Margin Changes


"The self-regulatory organization in Canada which is responsible for setting margin requirements based on the volatility in the currency markets has been issuing changes almost every week lately. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 16:30
Taggar: currency, forex, forex trade, margin, market

Breaking: GAIN Capital Increases Margin Requirements on Pegged Currencies


"Active risk management of exposure at the major publicly listed brokerage continues with the latest round of margin increases concerning a number of pegged currencies and some managed floats in centra..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 12:05
Taggar: currencies, forex, margin

Falling FXCM Share Prices Trigger Margin Call for Company Co-Founder


"FXCM Managing Director and Global Head of Dealing, Eduard Yusupov, was a seller of just over a million shares last week after shares he had pledged as margin at a separate broker were foreclosed. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-02 17:00
Taggar: forex, margin, rate, share, shares

China Stocks Lead Asia Lower


"Asian stocks fell, led by Chinese shares as regulators increase scrutiny of margin loans, while U.S. oil traded near an almost six-year low. Bonds in the region rallied while Malaysia?s ringgit weaken..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 05:18
Taggar: margin, oil, share, shares

Saxo Bank Raising Margin Requirements, Maintains Legal Option for Trade Adjustment


"Saxo Bank has announced to clients that it will be applying a second wave of minimum margin requirements increases starting February 4th. The broker had initiated an initial across-the-board increase..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 23:20
Taggar: bank, forex, margin

Saxo Bank Raising Margin Requirements Again


"Saxo Bank has announced to clients that it will be applying a second wave of minimum margin requirements increases starting from February 4th. The broker had initiated an initial across the board incr..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 18:42
Taggar: bank, forex, margin

Pricing EUR?s QE, Not Future Greek Talks Just Yet


"Syriza win ‘big’ Form coalition with center-right fringe party EUR touched sub ?1.11 new-lows Market pricing QE vs. anti-austerity talks Greece’s Syriza party (opposition) is set to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 13:33
Taggar: margin, market

US Watchdog Enforces Higher Margins on FX Crosses 3% on JPY & AUD


"Retail FX brokers in the USA will be adhering to regulatory requirements to increase margin values on certain major and exotic financial instruments. The move comes amid heightened volatility in globa..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-24 04:39
Taggar: brokers, financial, forex, margin, market

Dukascopy Bank to Embrace 1% Margin on EUR CHF


"Swiss bank, Dukascopy, is one of the first major forex providers in the country to reinstate its standard margin requirements on the troubled CUR CHF financial instrument. The revised margins are to r..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 22:26
Taggar: bank, dukascopy, financial, forex, margin

Central Bank of Brazil


"Brazil has several sizable economic imbalances.  Inflation of 6.4% in the year to December is hovering around the top of the 2.5-6.5% target range in spite of the dive in global oil prices. ..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 19:44
Taggar: inflation, margin, oil

How Is the Forex Leverage Landscape Changing? Full List of Brokers Forced to Hike Margin


"Forex Magnates brings you the complete look at the harshening margin requirements after the industry was shocked by the CHF black swan and regulators started to tighten the screws on maximum leverage..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 12:18
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, margin

Breaking: NFA Raises Margin Requirements for Swiss Franc, Swedish Krona and Norwegian Krone


"Following last?s week Swiss franc volatility and fallout to currency traders and retail brokers of which leverage played a large part of their losses, speculation raised that the event would trigger a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 03:11
Taggar: brokers, currency, currency trade, forex, leverage, margin

Exclusive: FXCM Inc to Increase Margin Requirements in Two Steps to 2%


"Exclusive information obtained by Forex Magnates reporters confirms that the brokerage is about to increase margin requirements on open positions just before a series of potentially volatile market ev..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 22:30
Taggar: forex, margin, market, report

Prolonged Volatility Pushes Brokers to Increase Margin Requirement Across FX Majors


"Forex brokers alter the leverage offered to retail traders amid growing talk of increased volatility. Saxo Bank joins JFD Brokers and increases margin requirements. JFD Brokers increased margin to 2%..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 01:59
Taggar: bank, brokers, forex, leverage, margin

Exclusive Interview: Emanuel Kronitz, CEO of AvaTrade ?FX Industry Came Out Strong?


"In an interview with AvaTrade's CEO Emanuel Kronitz, he explains why he doesn't believe regulators will make changes to margin requirements, the maturity of the forex industry, and sharesviews on risk..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 21:08
Taggar: forex, margin, share, shares

Chinese Stock Market Falls After Margin Trading Curb


"China’s main share index fell by the most since 2008 after authorities cracked down on margin trading, where investors borrow cash to buy shares. The securities regulator punished top brokerages..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 16:41
Taggar: margin, share, shares, trading

China Stocks Plunge


"Chinese shares plunged after three of the nation?s biggest brokerages were stopped from adding margin-trading accounts. Copper climbed in London and U.S. oil slipped after capping its first weekly adv..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 05:32
Taggar: margin, oil, share, shares, trading

China Stocks Suffer as Regulator Curbs New Margin Accounts


"Chinese brokerages? shares plunged after the securities regulator suspended three of the biggest firms from adding margin-finance and securities lending accounts for three months following rule violat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 05:18
Taggar: finance, margin, share, shares

USD/JPY Back to 117 on Safe Haven Demand


"The yen gained against all of its major counterparts as stocks in China headed for their biggest drop since 2009, spurring demand for haven assets. Japan?s currency approached a three-month high again..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 05:16
Taggar: currency, finance, margin

CMC Markets, City Index Business Perseveres Despite CHF Convulsion


"As market participants learn of the fate and casualties surrounding some of the industry?s biggest names in FX, other players such as CMC Markets have indeed survived the dilemma despite marginal loss..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 15:38
Taggar: forex, margin, market

CHF Mis-shapp Results in CFD Brokers Altering Their Margin Requirements on Swiss Share CFD


"CFD providers were forced to amend their margin requirements for CFDs on Swiss stocks. London-based CFD firm, Ayondo increased the margin on Swiss equity CFDS to 10% as market volatility drove down pr..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 02:00
Taggar: brokers, forex, margin, market, share

Canadian Dollar Rapid Decline Prompts Trading Margin Requirement Hike in Canada


"The Canadian self-regulatory organization IIROC, has issued an announcement about a pending increase in margin requirements on some foreign exchange pairs affected by the recent slump in oil prices. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 14:54
Taggar: announcement, dollar, foreign exchange, forex, margin, oil, trading

Coinsetter Launches Margin Trading for Business Customers and Market Makers


"What is being called by the firm as one of their most requested features, New York based bitcoin exchange, Coinsetter, has announced that they have begun to offer margin trading for select business cu..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-12 20:54
Taggar: forex, margin, market, trading

Corrective Day in the Market


"Stocks and sovereign debt yields are higher.  So is oil (marginally) and the dollar.  Gold slid for the first time in several sessions.  Much can change before this day is done.  Several data releases..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-07 15:20
Taggar: dollar, employment, employment growth, gold, margin, oil

December Volumes on Tokyo Financial Exchange FX Margin Platform down 3.5%


"Trading volumes in December in the Tokyo Financial Exchange Click 365 FX margin platform dropped 3.5%, with interest in the USD/JPY underpinning overall volumes by growing 15%, year-on-year growth rep..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-05 11:01
Taggar: financial, forex, margin, report, trading

Front to Back Employment Opportunities Rise at London Margin Derivatives Providers


"Financial services providers of margin forex products have taken advantage of the new year, new role, fever in the UK with several providers advertising jobs across the board, away from the normal sal..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-20 14:11
Taggar: employment, financial, forex, margin

Ruble Carnage Continues as Brokers Halt Trading, Cut Margin


"Despite customers reporting problems at several brokers, traders on the whole are benefitting from the spike in prices. Some brokers have indicated to Forex Magnates that their clients are overwhelmin..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-16 21:29
Taggar: brokers, forex, margin, report, trading

Interactive Brokers To Refund $1.5 million in Fees & Commissions in Australia


"The Australian customers of the company will be reimbursed with the fees and commissions which they paid to the brokerage for retail margin loans during the period between July 2010 and August 2013. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-16 18:31
Taggar: brokers, forex, margin

Who Has Slain the Super Bull? China to Investigate Brokerage Margin Trading after Stocks Slump


"The inspections would be presented as regular, checking whether margin trading complies with regulations. However, the Chinese brokers expect the probes to be part of a wider clean-up of the margin tr..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-11 17:09
Taggar: brokers, bull, forex, margin, trading

ECB Would Have Cut Rates at Last Meeting: Praet


"The European Central Bank would probably have cut interest rates at its last meeting if they had not already been at the zero limit, European Central Bank chief economist Peter Praet said on Tuesday..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-10 01:54
Taggar: bank, margin, rate

Canadian Self Regulatory Organization Revises FX Margin Requirements


"The Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada updated the margin requirement levels on the list of foreign exchange margin rates for Canadian and U.S. base currency FX trading accounts. Re..."

Click 365 Margin FX Trading Volume up 2.4% in November at the Tokyo Financial Exchange


"Margin FX trading volume at the TFX reached 4,145,938 In November 2014, a jump of 65.7% from the same month of the previous year. The volume of Equity Index Margin (Click kabu 365) dropped by 27.4% Mo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-01 11:03
Taggar: financial, forex, fx trading, margin, trading

German Consumer Climate Improves in November


"Overall, German consumers’ mood continued to stabilize in November. The consumer climate is improving as the year draws to a close. Following a value of 8.5 points in November, the overall indic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-27 18:25
Taggar: margin, point

FxPro Cuts Renminbi Trading Margin Requirements Opening the Door for More Client Demand


"The FCA regulated broker is aiming to provide additional incentives for trading the Chinese currency just as more analysts are expecting that the renminbi will start behaving more and more like a ?nor..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-26 23:06
Taggar: currency, forex, margin, trading

More Bad News for China?s Banks


"China?s banks, already saddled with mounting bad debt, face the risk of sagging profit growth after an interest-rate cut slashed their margins on loans. The twist: some investors are getting more opti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-24 04:58
Taggar: bank, investment, margin, profit, rate, share, shares

ASIC Bans ?Vault Market? and Sole Director from Aussie Retail Market


"ASIC's crackdown on the FX industry is continuing unabated with yet another rogue margin FX operator shut down. With "several more investigations afoot", expect 2015 to yield a bumper crop of fees for..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-20 11:05
Taggar: aussie, forex, margin, market

UK Inflation Rises to 1.3% in October


"UK inflation rose to an annual rate of 1.3% in October, up from 1.2% in the previous month, official figures show. The slight increase moves the rate, as measured by the Consumer Prices Index (CPI), a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-18 16:58
Taggar: cpi, inflation, margin, rate

Discretionary CFD Broker Terminated By ASIC; Director Banned For Second Time


"ASIC terminates one CFD broker, bans its Director and warns against a margin foreign-exchange broker operating without a license. The regulator's battle for compliant market practises continues. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-18 05:26
Taggar: forex, margin, market

Saxo Adds No Dealing Desk FX Accounts and Equities, Futures, Options, Fixed Income, ETFs on MT4


"The new ?SaxoMT4Linked? accounts will allow clients to access trading on tens of thousands of additional products beyond FX and CFDs, including Equities, Futures, Options, Fixed Income and ETFs on mar..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-17 15:19
Taggar: forex, margin, trading

FX Rigging Scandal Aftermath: No Blood on the Streets, but Trading Margins Will Contract


"We take a look at some of the expected aftermath of today's coordinated regulatory fines against major banks in their role of the FX Fix Rate rigging scandal. Read more The post FX Rigging Scandal Aft..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-12 18:49
Taggar: bank, forex, margin, rate, trading

Swissquote Lowers Margin Rates to as Low as 1% on 41 Financial Instruments


"With a lower requirement traders can use existing margin balances for opening further trading positions with lower stop levels. Traders will be able to open a position 100 times greater from their mar..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-12 01:22
Taggar: financial, forex, margin, rate, trading

Hong Kong Futures Exchange to Raise Margin Requirements On All HKEx Futures Contracts


"The subsidiary of Hong-Kong's largest trading venue is set to raise margin requirements on all HKEx futures contracts by approximately 20% as of November 13th. Read more The post Hong Kong Futures Exc..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-11 16:18
Taggar: forex, margin, trading

ECB Hidden Agenda: Weaker Euro


"The ECB didn’t change its three interest rates.  The refinancing rate of 0.05% has been flanked by a marginal lending rate of 0.3% and a deposit rate of -0.20%.  Each was cut by 10 bas..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-06 16:35
Taggar: margin, point, rate

Volatile Markets in Aftermath of Republican Big Win


"Republicans retook control of the Senate and will hold at least 52 of the 100 seats.  Republicans defended the House of Representatives where they will hold at least 56% of the seats.  Repub..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-05 16:08
Taggar: margin

Russia?s Central Bank Losing the Battle for the Rouble as MOEX Raises RUB Margin Requirements


"The CBR wants a free-floating rouble without the need for regular market interventions by January 2015. However, due to geopolitical factors rouble demand has suffered in 2014 making intervention a ne..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-05 13:07
Taggar: bank, forex, margin, market

Leverate Begins Integrating SMS Alerts Capabilities into Its Sirix Platform via Clickatell


"Clickatell has built a number of APIs for the Sirix platform designed to manage SMS alerts for circumstances ranging from margin call warnings to account status notifications and marketing drives. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-02 13:42
Taggar: forex, margin, market, rate

US Q3 Largest Wage Gain Since 2008


"U.S. labor costs rose more than expected in the third quarter as wages recorded their largest gain since 2008, a sign that a long-awaited pick-up in wage growth was underway. The Employment Cost Index..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-31 16:47
Taggar: employment, margin

Thomson Reuters Reports Q3 Metrics, Revenues Edge Higher By 1%


"Thomson Reuters reported its third quarter operating metrics for the month ending September 30, 2014, underscored by mixed results, which included waning profit margin of 11% in Q3. Read more The post..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-30 18:37
Taggar: forex, margin, profit, report

Russian Ruble Continues Its Falling Knife Trend, MOEX Raises Margin Requirements


"The Moscow Exchange raised its margin requirements for trading the Russian ruble across the board as the currency continues to drop like a falling knife in light of an incoming Russian central bank me..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-30 13:18
Taggar: bank, currency, forex, margin, trading

TPP Nations to Meet in Beijing on November 8


"Trade chiefs from countries involved in Pacific free trade talks will meet on Nov. 8 in Beijing on the margin of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum, the Japanese minister in charge of the neg..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-29 19:35
Taggar: margin

ANZ Gaffe Leads to Trading Halt at the ASX


"Trading in ANZ shares has now resumed although yesterday's trading halt underlines the fragility of financial information given such small margins of perception when it comes to investor confidence. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-28 11:55
Taggar: financial, forex, margin, share, shares, trading

Retail Investors to Benefit from New Mexican Mini IPC Index Futures Contract


"Mexico's main financial derivatives exchange has enhanced its product offering for individual investors, the venue launches a new mini futures contract that offers lower margin levels then the main ca..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-28 01:58
Taggar: financial, forex, margin

US Inflation Flat as Energy Costs Drop


"U.S. consumer prices rose marginally in September as energy costs fell broadly, painting a weak inflation picture that should give the Federal Reserve ample room to keep interest rates low for a while..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-22 19:48
Taggar: inflation, margin, price index, rate

U.S. Dollar Stronger on CPI


"The U.S. dollar extended broad-based gains on Wednesday after marginally higher-than-expected U.S. inflation data coupled with earlier concerns over European banks sent the greenback to one-week highs..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-22 01:17
Taggar: bank, cpi, dollar, inflation, margin

Spotware Systems Adds ?Fair Stop Out? Feature to cTrader


"Support staff for retail brokers know that one of the more troublesome conversations with customers is answering margin related stop out questions. Losing money is always frustrating, and for customer..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-06 15:38
Taggar: brokers, forex, margin

ECB Statement and Press Conference


"ECB interest rates were left at their current levels after having been cut by 10 basis points in August.  The refinancing rate of 0.05% is flanked by a deposit rate of -0.2% and a marginal lendin..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-02 15:21
Taggar: margin, point, rate

Total Trading Volume of Exchange FX Margin Contracts in Tokyo Spikes 65.6% MoM


"Throughout the last month of the third quarter, total trading volumes of Exchange foreign exchange margin contracts on Click 365 totaled 3,259,250, with the USD/JPY, GBP/JPY and the GBP/USD pairs lead..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-01 13:08
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, margin, trading

Australian Home Prices Flat in Welcome News for RBA


"Home prices in Australia’s capitals rose only marginally in September, slowing after three straight months of strong gains, with five of eight cities recording falls in the month.  The slowdown..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-01 06:16
Taggar: bank, investment, margin

Dramatic Increase on State Support in China


"Subsidies accounted for four-fifths of the profits reported by Chinese steel companies in the first half of this year, a dramatic increase in reliance on state support that illustrates starkly the ind..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-19 03:45
Taggar: economy, margin, profit, rate, report

Many Balls in the Air


"There is much for investors to watch this Thursday. A Scottish referendum on independence will determine the future of Great Britain and have implications far beyond the Commonwealth.  The vote i..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-18 13:55
Taggar: margin, market

French PM Wins Confidence Vote Good News for Reforms


"French Prime Minister Manuel Valls has won a vote of confidence in a tense ballot, allowing him to push through economic reforms that have divided the left. The Socialist government’s once comfo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-17 15:21
Taggar: margin

GAIN Capital?s Forex.com Next Major Broker To Raise Margin Requirements on EURCHF


"Leverage levels for traders of the EUR/CHF pair traded on Forex.com's FOREXTrader PRO platform is set to increase to 5% (1:20) after a similar move has been announced earlier this month by Saxo Bank..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-16 16:39
Taggar: bank, forex, leverage, margin

Goldman Says Iron Supply Drives Down Price


"Iron ore declined sooner than expected this year as supplies exceeded demand and prices are unlikely to recover, according to Goldman Sachs Group Inc., which said 2014 will mark the end of a so-called..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-10 16:56
Taggar: gold, margin, point, profit

ECB Surprises with Rates Cut and Stimulus


"The European Central Bank (ECB) surprised investors and markets on Thursday by cutting interest rates to record lows and announcing a bond-buying program. From September 10, the rate on the main refin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-05 02:55
Taggar: bank, margin, market, point, rate

More Stimulus from the European Central Bank


"The ECB Governing Council delivered more stimulus than anticipated today. Its three interest rates were each cut by 10 basis points.  The new 0.05% refinancing rate will be flanked symmetrically..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-04 17:33
Taggar: margin, market, point, rate

Central Bank Hit Parade


"In a surprise move, the ECB cut all three of its interest rates by 10 basis points to a marginal lending rate of 0.30%, a refinancing rate of 0.05%, and a deposit rate of -0.2%.  All three rates..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-04 14:29
Taggar: margin, market, point, rate

Monex Arrests Decline in Monthly Forex Trading Volumes; YoY FX Volumes Declined 42%


"Monex results reveal a halt to 6 consecutive month-on-month declines in FX volumes. With stock brokerage performance showing only marginal improvement, Monex continues its struggle with market conditi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-04 09:52
Taggar: margin, market

National Bank of Poland


"Poland’s record-low 2.5% interest rate was maintained.  It’s been at that level since a 25-basis point cut in July 2013, which culminated 225 basis points of easing going back to November..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-03 16:52
Taggar: inflation, margin, point, rate

August Activity Drop at Börse Stuttgart Despite Uptake in Leveraged Products


"German financial trading venue, Börse Stuttgart, reports lower overall volumes during the month of August reaching $8.4 billion. On the upside, the firm saw a five percent increase in its margin base..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-03 02:01
Taggar: financial, financial trading, margin, report, trading

Click 365 Margin FX Trading Volume up 15.1% in August at the Tokyo Financial Exchange


"Margin FX trading volume at the TFX reached 1,968,579 In August 2014, down about 40% from the same month of the previous year. The volume of Equity Index Margin remained almost completely flat in Augu..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-01 13:22
Taggar: fx trading, margin, trading

August in Figures


"Long-term interest rates fell substantially in August.  Stock markets, with the notable exception of Japan, recorded gains, and the U.S. performance was the best in a half year.  The dollar..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-31 03:52
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie, margin, market, rate

Euro Weak but Not Weaker in Early Tuesday Trading


"The post-Jackson Hole soft tone in the euro continued, but the common currency’s losses haven’t been extended.  Investors believe quantitative easing by the ECB is coming, and there&#..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-26 13:49
Taggar: currency, margin, trading

Chinese Regulators Vow Futures Market Will Advance by ?Leaps and Bounds?


"Officials also call for crackdown after China?s early futures market recorded cases of violations of laws and regulations mainly in market manipulation, fraud, misappropriation of clients? margins and..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-20 20:19
Taggar: margin, market

US PPI Rise Slightly After Gas Price Drop


"U.S. producer prices rose marginally in July as a decline in the cost of energy goods offset higher food prices, pointing to a moderation of inflation pressures at the factory gate. The Labor Departme..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-15 15:47
Taggar: inflation, margin, point, price index

Turkish PM Erdogan Becomes First Democratic President


"Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan will become the country’s first directly-elected president by a wide margin of votes, according the semi-official Anadolu News Agency. Erdogan stopped short..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-11 15:22
Taggar: margin

European Central Bank Offers Nothing New this Time


"Draghi’s written statement, released after the Governing Council’s decision to leave its refinancing, marginal lending and deposit rates at 0.15%, 0.40% and negative 0.10%, reads very simi..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-07 15:24
Taggar: inflation, margin, rate

Saudi Exchange Welcomes Foreigners ? Expected to Boost Derivatives Market


"The GCC?s largest economy and most liquid stock market, Saudi Arabia, will allow overseas investors to trade in financial instruments by 2015, the initiative is expected to bolster the growing margin..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-26 19:21
Taggar: economy, financial, margin, market

West TX Oil below $102.50 Amid Rising U.S. Gasoline Supplies


"West Texas Intermediate crude declined with gasoline as U.S. inventories of the motor fuel expanded for a third week, threatening to depress refining margins. Brent also fell. Gasoline stockpiles grew..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-25 04:50
Taggar: margin

Oil Drops After Gasoline Supplies Rise


"West Texas Intermediate crude declined with losses in gasoline as U.S. inventories of the fuel expanded for a third week, threatening to depress refining margins. Brent also fell. Gasoline stockpiles..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-24 19:25
Taggar: margin

Saxo Bank Reports May & June Volume Metrics, Notches Consecutive Monthly Growth


"Saxo Bank has just reported its June 2014 metrics, stabilizing its monthly volume after revealing a marginal increase MoM (0.57%) from May after a well-documented struggle earlier this year. Read more..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-10 22:25
Taggar: bank, margin, report

Forex Magnates Tokyo Summit 2014 is Just Three Weeks Away!


"Japan?s premier margin FX gathering takes place in less than a month. This is the time to Join the industry’s executives at the prestigious Hotel Mandarin, a top notch venue for exploring exciti..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-08 04:12
Taggar: margin

Markets Hardly React to Weak German Industrial Output Report


"The dollar was unchanged overnight against the euro, Swiss franc, kiwi, Aussie dollar and yuan.  The greenback gained 0.2% versus sterling and 0.1% against the loonie but edged 0.1% lower relativ..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-07 13:11
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, margin

Economic Data Super Thursday Gives Markets Plenty to Chew


"World stocks were enjoying the view at an all-time high on Friday, lifted by a week of strong U.S. economic data and promises from the European Central Bank that cheap money will be sloshing around fo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-04 15:57
Taggar: bank, margin, share, shares

Lots of New Information to be Absorbed Today


"The ECB’s refinancing rate, marginal lending rate, and deposit rate were left unchanged at 0.15%, 0.40% and -0.10%.  Draghi’s press conference at 12:30 GMT is awaited for clues on for..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-03 14:32
Taggar: bank, margin, rate

Click 365 Margin FX Trading Volume Down 13.8% in June at the Tokyo Financial Exchange


"Margin FX trading volume at the TFX was only 1,620,533 In June 2014, down over 70% from the same month the previous year. The volume of Equity Index Margin on the other hand increase by 15% during Jun..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-01 13:19
Taggar: fx trading, margin, trading

US Jobless Claims Fall Slightly This Week


"The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell marginally last week, but continues to point to steadily improving labor market conditions. Initial claims for state unemployme..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-26 19:45
Taggar: employment, margin, market, point

INTL FCStone Adds TwoFour?s FX & Margin Solutions to Global FX Prime Brokerage Group


"The companies are expanding their collaboration, with INTL FCStone now using TwoFour Systems’ FX front-to-back office solution including margin processing, limit monitoring and an HTML 5 client..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-19 12:15
Taggar: margin

Comment on U.S. Current Account Release


"Although the deficit of $111.156 billion last quarter was 27.3% wider than the 14-year low recorded in the final quarter of 2013 and greater than analysts were anticipating, the shortfall’s size..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-18 18:24
Taggar: margin

Asian Equities Recover


"Asian stocks pared losses as oil explorers advanced, while airlines retreated as oil surged amid escalating violence in Iraq. Inpex Corp., Japan?s biggest energy explorer, jumped 4.6 percent. Advantes..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-13 08:09
Taggar: margin, oil, report

GAIN Capital Retail Trading Volumes Climb 0.9% MoM, Institutional Volume Jumps 11.7% MoM


"GAIN Capital has reported its metrics and volumes for May, characterized by a slim growth margin across retail OTC trading volumes (0.9%), coupled with a sizable 11.7% climb in institutional trading v..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-10 17:35
Taggar: margin, report, trading

ECB Announces Combination of Measures to Secure Stable Expected Inflation and Encourage Bank Lending


"First, key interest rates were cut: 1. The interest rate on the main refinancing operations of the Eurosystem will be decreased by 10 basis points to 0.15%, starting from the operation to be settled o..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-05 15:28
Taggar: margin, point, rate

EUR USD Drops After ECB Negative Deposit Rate


"The euro fell to a four-month low against the dollar after the European Central Bank cut interest rates, as expected, and said it would announce further policy easing measures to tackle the threat of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-05 15:14
Taggar: bank, dollar, inflation, margin, rate

Exclusive: Japanese Financial Regulator Steps-up Game on Warning Non-regulated JFSA Brokers


"Japan?s regulatory authority for financial services has been stepping-up its game in issuing warnings against firms attempting to market margin derivatives to Japanese residents without the necessary..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-24 01:22
Taggar: financial, margin, market

CitiFX TradeStream and ForexInnovation GmbH Create Synergy for Automated MT4 Solutions


"A synergy between the operator of metatrader-experts.de, and CitiFX’s TradeStream allows clients to choose from trading strategies, and other algorithmic trading tools available via a CitiFX mar..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-15 15:59
Taggar: margin, metatrader, rate, trading

ECB Makes No Policy Changes this Month But Keeping Option Open for June


"The European Central Bank retained a 0.25% refinancing rate, flanked by a zero deposit rate and a 0.75% marginal lending rate.  New staff forecasts due next month will play a pivotal role in dete..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-08 15:53
Taggar: bank, margin, rate

FXOpen Launches Gold & Cryptocurrency-Denominated Accounts, BTC based in Millibitcoins


"The broker has announced margin accounts based in Bitcoin or Litecoin for clients that choose a Crypto account, and Gold denominated accounts for ECN and STP accounts, as account balances take on new..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-02 16:01
Taggar: gold, margin

IB Reports April Over March, DARTs -1%, Accounts +2%, Client Deposits Up 1% to $49B


"Interactive Brokers (IB) has today reported that the number of accounts it serviced in April grew by 2% Month-Over-Month (MoM), as Daily Average Revenue Trades (DARTs) fell 1%, and margin deposits inc..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-01 18:48
Taggar: brokers, margin, report

China?s Export Orders Fall Sharply


"Activity in China’s factories increased marginally in April but export orders fell sharply, a government survey showed on Thursday, adding to questions about whether the world’s second-lar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-01 07:36
Taggar: economy, margin

Euro And Sterling On The March


"After last week’s painfully tight forex trading ranges, and an historic seven-year low in volatility, it seems that dealers and investors are beginning this week on the “front” foot..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-28 12:48
Taggar: forex, forex trading, margin, market, pound, trading

Singapore Surpasses London for Second Top Offshore Yuan Clearing Destination


"Hong Kong retains its top position by a huge margin, with 72.4% of transactions in offshore Renminbi, as Yuan volatility picks up and demand for FX clearing services keeps rising in South-East Asia. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-28 00:06
Taggar: margin

Asian Equities Weaker following China?s Lead


"Extended weakness in Chinese shares, driven by worries over liquidity and earnings, put a brake on other Asian stock markets on Tuesday despite Wall Street stocks rallying into a fifth session. Althou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-22 06:27
Taggar: margin, market, share, shares

USD/CHF marginally lower after Swiss Unemployment which came in as expected. EUR/CHF Flat.


"The post USD/CHF marginally lower after Swiss Unemployment which came in as expected. EUR/CHF Flat. appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-08 08:04
Taggar: employment, margin, market

Click 365 Margin FX Trading Volume Up 2.6% In March At the Tokyo Financial Exchange


"Despite a drop of 51.2% YoY Margin FX volumes seems to fare well when compared to other trading instruments on the TFX in March 2014 as the combined trading volume for all TFX products was down 5.2% M..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-01 09:36
Taggar: margin, trading

UK Current Account Deficit Reaches 22.4 Billion Pounds


"The UK’s current account deficit was larger than expected in the final quarter of last year, official figures have shown. The deficit in the three months to December was £22.4bn, only marginally..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-28 15:45
Taggar: margin, market, pound

Recycling Liquidity for an Extra Buck


"Brokers operating in the fragmented world of foreign exchange can benefit from a matching engine that re-uses liquidity. The new solution developed by Match-Trade aims to increase margins in a time wh..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-11 10:34
Taggar: brokers, foreign exchange, margin

Higher Stock Prices Driven By Fresh Record Margin Debt Levels


"A number of warning signals are flashing in the stock market, and while not indicative of an imminent crash, they’re telling investors to exercise caution, say market strategists. Stocks finishe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-10 03:52
Taggar: margin, market, rate, report

ECB Governing Council Decides Against Any Further Stimulus at This Time


"The central bank of the euro area retained key interest rates, namely a 0.25% refinancing rate flanked by a zero deposit rate and a 0.75% marginal lending rate.  The last change in any of these w..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-06 17:00
Taggar: bank, margin, rate

Russian Central Bank Eyes OTC FX Regulations


"Russia?s central bank is looking to regulate Forex trading, Russian media reports. The regulator is proposing new measures that sanction the way brokers advertise their products and the level of margi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-04 20:32
Taggar: bank, brokers, forex, forex trading, margin, report, trading

Tokyo Financial Exchange FX Trading Volumes Drop 25.5% in February


"Click 365 exchange traded margin FX volume reached only 2,382,278 contracts during the month, which is a sharp decrease of 65.5% from February 2013. In total, TFX’s volumes on all products fell..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-03 10:45
Taggar: margin

Get More, Pay Less with FXCM?s New Micro CFDs


"FXCM has reported that it has expanded its CFD product range to accommodate traders looking for low cost margins. The listed broker has launched micro CFDs on a range of instruments including equity i..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-03 02:40
Taggar: margin, report

US Consumer Sentiment Rises in February


"Consumer sentiment rose marginally in February even as concerns about the extreme weather persisted, a survey released on Friday showed. The Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan’s final readin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-28 18:21
Taggar: consumer sentiment, margin, market

End Of Subsidies To Impact China Firms Profit Margins


"Chinese carmaker BYD Co. (1211) may be getting some bad news as it prepares to start selling in the U.S. next year. A planned reduction in government subsidies and a phase-out of interest-rate control..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-28 03:40
Taggar: margin, market, profit, rate

S&P 500 ? 1,850 Resistance Intact


"US stocks rallied strongly yesterday despite no major bullish economic news releases. S&P 500 closed 0.62% higher,  while Dow Jones Industrial Average did marginally better at 0.64% while Nasdaq 1..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-25 05:44
Taggar: bull, margin, market

Tariffs and Intellectual Property To Be Discussed on TPP Trade Talks


"Countries involved in the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade talks will tackle contentious issues including tariff removal and intellectual property rights on the third day of a ministerial conferen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-24 17:48
Taggar: margin, market

Nairobi Securities Exchange Unveils Initiative To Trade FX, Derivatives Pending CMA Approval


"Facing widespread growth margins and a furious rise in market capitalization, the Nairobi Securities Exchange sought approval from the Capital Markets Authority to begin trading fx, derivatives, etc..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-20 06:31
Taggar: margin, market, spread, trading

Central Reserve Bank of Peru Maintains an Easing Bias


"The Peruvian reference interest rate, which was cut by 25 basis points to 4.0% in mid-November but left unchanged last month, was retained again after officials met yesterday.  However, reserve r..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-14 23:36
Taggar: currency, margin, point, rate

S&P 500 ? Bears Not Taking Weak ADP Bait


"US stocks traded marginally lower yesterday with S&P 500 shaving 0.20%, Dow Jones Industrial Average even lesser by 0.03%, while the perennial risk sensitive Nasdaq 100 dropped 0.44%, more than th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-06 04:59
Taggar: bear, employment, margin, market

Ariel Introduces iTrade: A Flexible Offering for Start-up Brokers


"Ariel a London based technology firm launches a specialised solution for small FX and CFD brokers as it implements its new strategy to cater to the diverse needs of firms in the margin trading busines..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-30 09:44
Taggar: brokers, margin, rate, trading

Yellen Confirmed by Senate


"The senate approved the nomination of Janet Yellen as the next Fed Chairperson by a comparatively underwhelming 56-26 margin.  Many Republicans opposed the choice on principle, and there were sev..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-07 14:19
Taggar: dollar, loonie, margin

The Week Bridging 2013 and 2014: Part One


"Compared to closing levels last Friday, the dollar is marginally changed against the yen, euro and Swiss franc but down 0.6% against the loonie, Australian dollar, and sterling and off 0.9% relative t..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-31 22:43
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie, margin, share

GMO CLICK To Launch Bullion Trading Branch in Hong Kong


"The Japanese retail Forex trading giant, plans to offer Gold and Silver margin trading with a new Hong Kong subsidiary firm starting next year as part of the group’s growth strategy of overseas..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-17 13:01
Taggar: forex, forex trading, gold, margin, rate, trading

Central Bank of Chile


"Chile’s monetary policy interest rate had been cut by 25 basis points in both October and November, and an earlier such reduction was made in January 2012.  But after this month’s pol..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-12 00:47
Taggar: inflation, margin, point, rate

Dollar Volatility Keeps Rupee Activity in the Limelight


"Trading activity in non-deliverable forwards has been harnessed by the on-going volatility in the greenback. NDF volumes have seen a surge in activity as participants look for safety nets in an attemp..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-21 21:18
Taggar: margin, trading

WTI Crude Technicals ? Bullish Pullback Ahead of Inventory Numbers


"Hourly Chart WTI prices hit a new 5 month low yesterday after speculators drove USD higher believing that the Fed will taper its current QE program in December. However, this new low is only marginall..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-13 11:13
Taggar: bull, margin, market

The ECB?s Surprise Rate Cut


"In a surprise to private ECB watchers, the Governing Council cut both the refinancing rate and the marginal lending rate to 0.25% and 0.75%, respectively, while leaving its deposit rate at zero. ..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-07 17:11
Taggar: margin, rate

Gold Technicals ? Slight Bearishness Seen As Bearish Momentum Continues


"Gold bears continued the sell-off post FOMC last week, albeit only marginally. Prices started Monday lower, pushing from Friday’s close to 1,311 within the first 5 hours of trading. This is not..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-04 08:29
Taggar: bear, gold, margin, market, trading

Reserve Bank of India


"Tuesday’s meeting ended with an announced hike of India’s repo rate to 7.75% and reverse repo to 6.75%.  Similarly sized hikes were done on September 20th.  At the same time, the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-30 22:26
Taggar: margin, rate

U.S. Dollar Rebounds after Fed Meeting


"The dollar turned positive against a basket of major world currencies in thin trade on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve made no change in forward guidance on interest rates on Wednesday. The dollar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-30 01:27
Taggar: currencies, dollar, margin, market, rate

Obama Signs Legislation


"President Barack Obama signed into law a measure ending the 16-day U.S. government shutdown and extending the nation?s borrowing authority until early next year, the White House said today in a statem..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-17 07:09
Taggar: margin, market

AU?s Westpac/Melbourne Institute Leading Index was 3.2% in August, down from 4% in July but marginally above its long term trend of 2.9%


"The post AU’s Westpac/Melbourne Institute Leading Index was 3.2% in August, down from 4% in July but marginally above its long term trend of 2.9% appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-16 02:11
Taggar: margin, market

China Publishes New Plan To Deal With Overcapacity


"China will tackle chronic overcapacity problems in sectors such as steel and cement by blocking approvals for new projects and by making better use of the market, according to a new plan issued by the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-15 16:33
Taggar: margin, market

China Manufacturing Growth Slows Down


"Chinese manufacturing activity ticked up more slowly than expected in September, according to a survey Monday, a sign the gradual recovery in the world’s No. 2 economy from an extended slowdown..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-30 09:01
Taggar: economy, margin, point

S&P 500 and Dow 30 ? Trending Sideways For Now


"The longest bearish streak in 2013 has been broken, with S&P 500 climbing 0.35% and Dow 30 doing marginally better at 0.36%.  If you check the newswires today, it is likely that journalists and ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-27 04:22
Taggar: bear, consumption, margin, market

German Election Results and Preliminary September Chinese and Euroland PMI Readings


"Japan was closed in observance of the autumnal equinox. The right-of-center Christian Democrats and Christian Social Union did much better than forecast.  Those sister parties picked up 72 seats..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-23 13:51
Taggar: margin

Indian Central Bank Gets Tough with FX Traders Using Credit or Debit Card


"India?s central bank, the RBI, has issued a notification which puts further blocks on traders engaging in margin FX trading on-line. Indian banks have been ordered to close clients account if they rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-19 12:56
Taggar: bank, fx trading, margin, trading

RBI Clamping Down On Online Rupee Trading


"The RBI cracked down on offshore foreign exchange trading by Indians through online trading websites, asking banks to report any such remittances to the regulator. In a circular issued late on Tuesday..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-18 11:50
Taggar: bank, currency, foreign exchange, forex, forex trading, margin, report, trading

US10Y Technicals ? Pushing Above 124.3 with 125.0 in Sight


"Treasuries gained for a second day, but only marginally as seen from Benchmark 10Y prices, closing at 124.40 vs the 124.26 close of last Friday. The gains have been attributed to further speculation t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-10 06:39
Taggar: bull, margin

BIS Announces Final Report By Basel Committee On Non-Centrally Cleared FX


"The Bank of International Settlements has today released the final report on margin requirements for non-centrally cleared derivatives which was issued by the Basel Committee On Banking Supevision and..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-02 14:11
Taggar: bank, margin, report

Venues Forced to Increase Margin Requirements on Erratic Rupee Moves


"The Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange, the first overseas bourse to launch the INR futures contract and ADM Investor Services, a broker that offers the INR NDF contract, have both increased their ma..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-29 20:45
Taggar: gold, margin

Interactive Brokers Retracts Margin Loan Facility Following Breach Of ASIC License Terms


"Interactive Brokers has ceased providing its Australian clients with margin lending after surveillance by ASIC unearthed concerns that the company’s license does not permit the extension of cred..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-28 12:21
Taggar: brokers, margin

No Interest Rate Change for Bank of Israel this Month


"As in June and July, the Monetary Policy Committee’s meeting in August concluded without a change in the 1.25% key central bank interest rate.  A statement released by the committee noted t..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-26 17:02
Taggar: bank, cpi, inflation, margin, rate

Three More U.S. Data Releases


"The housing and labor productivity reports pose no impediment to apparent FOMC plans to rein back asset purchases as soon as the September policy meeting.  Housing starts bounced 5.9% in July and..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-16 17:28
Taggar: margin, report

Protectionism In The Largest FX Market: Is Japan Attempting To Extinguish Overseas Competition?


"Since the Japanese FSA released new strict guidelines to FX firms in May this year, an underlying bete noire has surfaced as overseas firms wishing to attract Japanese clients are marginalized by the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-13 11:47
Taggar: margin

AUD/USD ? Aussie Struggles as Inflation Numbers Disappoints


"The Australian dollar continues to lose ground on Friday. At the start of the North American session, AUD/USD is struggling as it trades just above the 0.89 line. Australian PPI, a key indicator, was..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-02 15:45
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, employment, margin, point, price index

Abe Win Allows for Structural Reforms


"Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe?s victory in elections to the upper house of parliament yesterday opened a window for him to deliver on promises for structural reforms he says will revive the world..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-22 02:42
Taggar: economy, margin

China?s Economic Slowdown May Be Worse


"China?s economic slowdown could be worse than official forecasts and a recovery may not come before 2014, according to the chairman of Marubeni Corp. (8002), Japan?s biggest power and agriculture trad..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-18 08:56
Taggar: economy, margin, trading

USD/INR Technicals ? 59.0 Holding Despite more RBI actions


"Indian Rupee strengthened once again early today after the Government raised FDI cap in key sectors in bid to stabilize Rupee. However, as with all its recent attempts – raising rates of margina..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-17 11:29
Taggar: bank, margin, market, rate, trading

India Rupee Rises to Two-Week at 59.2250 per dollar After RBI Moves


"India?s rupee advanced to the highest level in more than two weeks after the central bank raised two interest rates to support the currency. The benchmark government bond due 2022 fell for a fourth da..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-17 08:17
Taggar: bank, currency, margin, rate

Reserve Bank of India Introduces Steps to Slow INR Decline


"The Reserve Bank of India announced measures late on Monday to curb the rupee’s decline by tightening liquidity and making it costlier for banks to access funds from the central bank. The RBI ra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-16 16:29
Taggar: bank, margin, market, point, rate

USD/INR ? Limited Impact from RBI Rate Hike


"The Reserve Bank of India tried to support the beleaguered Rupee by raising the Marginal Standing Facility by 2 full percentage point, pushing up the cost of funding from 8.25% to 10.25%. This is in r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-16 08:15
Taggar: bank, margin, market, point, rate

India Raise Rates from 8.25% to 10.25% in response to Record Low Rupee


"India stepped up efforts to help the rupee after its plunge to a record low, raising two interest rates in a move that escalates a tightening in liquidity across most of the biggest emerging markets..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-16 03:01
Taggar: bank, margin, market, rate

US Market Roundup ? Mostly Flat despite New Record Highs


"Both US major indexes S&P 500 and Dow 30 clocked in gains for Friday. However, it is clear that not all gains are the same – S&P 500 closed 0.31% higher, while Dow 30 came in only margin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-15 04:39
Taggar: bull, margin, trading

ECB Introduces a New Communications Strategy with Some Forward Guidance


"The three ECB rates of a zero deposit rate, a 0.5% refinancing rate, and a 1.0% marginal lending rate were left unchanged as expected.  The vote was unanimous after an extensive discussion of the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-04 15:30
Taggar: margin, rate

Gillard may lose Australia Election in Sept ? Polls


"Australia?s ruling Labor Party may lose 35 of its 71 lower house seats in the Sept. 14 election, according to a new poll, amid speculation Kevin Rudd may challenge Prime Minister Julia Gillard before..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-25 03:14
Taggar: financial, margin

AUD/USD Technicals ? Stable between 0.92 ? 0.925


"AUD/USD suffered further sell-off on Thursday, reaching a low of around 0.916. Since then, price has been trading relatively stable, trading sideways for most part of Friday above 0.92 and below 0.925..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-24 08:25
Taggar: margin, trading

Record Weakness in Rupee not translating to higher Corporate Profits


"The rupee?s slide to a record low may fail to lift profit margins for India?s biggest software exporters as Infosys Ltd. (INFO) and Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. (TCS) pass on the currency benefit to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-17 03:20
Taggar: currency, dollar, margin, profit, share, shares

ECB Press Conference Reviewed


"By consensus, members of the 23-person ECB Governing Council concluded today that conditions had not changed sufficiently in a one-directional way since their May easing to grant further action now, s..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-06 16:59
Taggar: margin, rate

Litecoin Trading Comes to Bitfinex


"Crypto currency traders are getting more options as Bitfinex has announced the launch of litecoin trading. Trading of both LTCUSD and LTCBTC pairs is currently available, with margin and short trades..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-26 16:11
Taggar: currency, currency trade, margin, trading

Chinese and Ezone Flash PMI Surveys Highlight Weakness


"HSBC reported a 1.1 decline in China’s manufacturing purchasing managers index.  At 50.5 in April, the second quarter began with just marginal growth and reversed an encouraging improvement..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-23 13:28
Taggar: margin, report

National Bank of Poland: A Pause in Rate Cuts but a Dovish Statement


"The Monetary Policy Council left the record low 3.25% reference interest rate unchanged this month after four consecutive 25-basis point reductions in November-February followed by a 50-bp cut in Marc..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-10 17:24
Taggar: industrial production, margin, point, rate

Spanish Futures Broker Signs up to Integral?s Margin FX Platform


"Interdin, one of Spain’s largest futures broker has partnered with Integral Development Corp, a leading provider of FX trading solutions and services, to add margin FX trading capabilities to it..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-08 13:43
Taggar: fx trading, margin, trading

Nikkei 225 Technicals: Short-term Support vs Long-term Resistance


"Yesterday was a good day for Japanese Stocks. Nikkei 225 Futures went up by more than 1,000 points within 12 hours due to BOJ’s new bold monetary policies. Amidst Kuroda’s promise to impro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-05 12:21
Taggar: announcement, consumption, inflation, margin, point, profit

EUR/USD Technicals ? Well supported but long-term bears remain


"EUR/USD has recovered somewhat since the resolution of Cyprus bailout fiasco. Price is still remain depressed, but stability has since been found with trading activity capped mostly between 1.275 R..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-02 04:40
Taggar: margin, trading

Big In Japan ? Nissan Century Securities Maintains More than 50% Share On OSE For 4 Months


"Japanese institutional forex company Nissan Century Securities has posted results for its foreign exchange margin trading listed on the Osaka Securities Exchange (FX OSE) showing a consistent share of..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-28 16:29
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, margin, market, share, trading

1st Casualty of ?Currency Wars? ? US Automakers


"Toyota Motor Corp., which last year overtook General Motors Co. (GM) to become the world?s largest automaker even as its profit margins lagged behind the industry, is riding a weakening yen that has D..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-13 06:20
Taggar: currency, dollar, economy, financial, margin, profit

February in Figures


"During February, commodity prices and sovereign debt yields fell, while the dollar advanced pretty much across the board.  Three-month deposit rates stayed very low and edged marginally downward..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-01 04:05
Taggar: dollar, margin, market, rate

House Prices Rise 2.2 percent in January


"Home prices kept rising at a quicker pace in major Chinese cities in January, underscoring the need for government measures to cool the property market, data released Friday shows. Of a statistical po..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-22 18:26
Taggar: margin, market

BIS & IOSCO Release Second Consultative Paper on FX Margin Requirements for Non Centrally Cleared Derivatives


"The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision and the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) have published a second consultative paper which represents a near-final proposal on mar..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-18 04:31
Taggar: bank, margin

ECB Review: No Big Surprises


"ECB interest rates — a 0.75% refinancing rate flanked by a zero deposit rate and a 1.50% marginal lending rate — were left unchanged as expected.  They’ve been at these levels s..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-07 16:31
Taggar: inflation, margin, rate

USD/CNY ? Gains in service PMI from HSBC and Chinese Offical Figures


"Chinese Non-Manufacturing sectors continue to grow, with the latest PMI figures coming at 56.2. This may seem like a strong figure, but it is only marginally better than 56.1 print last month, showing..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-05 05:40
Taggar: margin, rate

AUD / USD ? Contracting Building Approvals fail to add on RBA hopes


"The Australian Bureau of Statistics released the number of Home-Building permits in December earlier this morning. M/M Building Approvals fell by 4.4% versus an expectation of 1.0% growth. Y/Y figures..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-04 09:30
Taggar: margin, trading

USD / SGD ? Industrial Production draws muted response. Long term concerns remain.


"Singapore’s Dec Industrial Production fell -0.6%, amidst an expectation of a drop of 4.8%. 2012 full year industrial production was marginally higher than 2011, with a gain of 0.1%. With all thi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-25 09:03
Taggar: industrial production, margin, market, point, us market

JPY Technicals ? Yen Crosses above short-term resistances


"Yen weakened post Trade Balance and Current-Account data, which saw USD/JPY rose above 89.0 briefly. Trade Balance came in at -¥847.5B, almost double from previous month -¥450.3B but still within reas..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-11 04:42
Taggar: announcement, margin, trade balance

Higher Y/Y Home Prices In China ? 1st time in 9 months


"China’s home prices recorded their first year-on-year increase in nine months in December, an independent survey showed Friday, but it said a huge rebound nationally was unlikely. The cost of a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-04 06:31
Taggar: finance, margin

ECB Discussed but Didn?t Cut Interest Rates


"The ECB’s refinancing rate was left unchanged as expected at 0.75% and will continue to be flanked by a zero deposit rate and a 1.5% marginal lending rate.  This was the decision that analy..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-06 16:43
Taggar: margin, rate

Higher Service-Sector PMI Readings in the United States and Euroland Plus Comments on Other U.S. Statistics Released Today


"The service-sector purchasing manager indices rose in November by 0.5 points in the United States and 0.7 points in the euro area.  The spread  between those readings narrowed marginally to..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-05 18:12
Taggar: margin, point, spread

Gap Has Narrowed Between Manufacturing in the United States and Euro Area


"The U.S. purchasing managers index dropped 2.2 points to its weakest reading since July 2009.  Only a marginal decline was forecast.  The sub-indices for new business, jobs, and prices fell..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-03 17:47
Taggar: margin, point

Goldman Sachs CEO: Seems Like ?Fiscal Cliff? Deal Could Be ?Reachable?


"Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein described President Barack Obama’s plan for Washington to reach an agreement on the “fiscal cliff” as detailed and “very credible.” Howe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-29 03:42
Taggar: gold, margin, rate

UK Manufacturing Continued Contraction Forecasted


"The Confederation of British Industry?s monthly industrial trends survey showed that U.K. manufacturers expect a fall in output over the next three months, with overall orders remaining relatively fla..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-22 17:10
Taggar: manufacture, margin

FXCM Makes Margin Changes to Hedged Positions


"I assume this post will start a debate on whether hedging positions even makes sense as you in essence pay the spread twice to flatten your position. But for those traders outside of the US, being abl..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-20 10:08
Taggar: hedging, long position, margin, spread

Quanthouse and Cisco partner to provide low latency Asian network


"Quanthouse has partnered with Cisco to deliver an ultra-low latency network across Asia for the high speed transmission of data. As has been well documented, the global rise in high frequency trading..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-16 16:14
Taggar: margin, rate, trading

Investors Digesting Japanese and Chinese Data Releases


"The dollar opened the week on a marginally negative footing versus commodity-sensitive currencies, dipping 0.4%, 0.3%, and 0.2% against the Australian, New Zealand and Canadian dollars.  The doll..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-12 14:42
Taggar: currencies, dollar, margin, market

Greece move 1 step closer to receive Bailout Aid


"The Greek Parliament on early Monday passed its 2013 budget, reports from Athens said, marking another key step in releasing aid payments to shore up the nation’s finances. The lawmakers approve..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-12 05:12
Taggar: finance, margin, rate, report

Greek Parliament Passes Austerity Measures


"Greece’s parliament voted by a razor thin margin on Thursday to approve an austerity package needed to unlock vital aid and avert bankruptcy, despite an internal rift and violent protests at the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-08 18:00
Taggar: bank, margin

ECB: No Fresh Policy Initiatives This Month


"As most analysts expected, the Governing Council of the European Central Bank left its three key rates unchanged for the fourth meeting in a row.  In July, the refinancing rate, deposit rate, and..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-08 16:52
Taggar: bank, margin, point, rate

NZD/USD Technicals ? Continue 0.823 ? 0.8285 range


"Hourly Chart Price rebounded from the low of 0.823 back to the previous consolidation area found on 1st – 2nd Nov. Currently we’re trading in between H3/H4, and more importantly above Yes..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-06 11:46
Taggar: bull, margin, trading

Add a Zer0 Please! ASIC Wants More Net Capital


"Australia Looks to Reform FX and CFD Trading with New Capital Requirements from 31st January 2013 Australia?s financial regulator is set to introduce increased minimum capital requirements for broke..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-29 04:21
Taggar: financial, investment, margin, market, trading

Swedish Riksbank Retains Accommodative Monetary Stance


"The Executive Board’s latest economic review of Sweden resulted in downward revisions to projected growth and inflation for 2012, 2013, and 2014 as shown below.  Inflation will continue to..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-25 16:28
Taggar: inflation, margin

Bank of Canada Policy Unchanged as Expected


"Canada’s overnight money rate target has been at 1.0% since three 25-basis point increases were implemented in June, July, and September of 2010.  A new statement released today  Reaff..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-23 15:44
Taggar: margin, point, rate

Bank of Thailand Eases


"Thailand’s Monetary Policy Committee voted by a 5-2 margin to cut the one-day repo rate by 25 basis points to 2.75%.  This was the first change since rate cuts of 25 basis points each last..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-17 22:18
Taggar: margin, point, rate

The Morning After in America? Central Bank Focus in Europe


"Mitt Romney won the presidential debate last night by a wide margin.  He was quicker on his feet and able to define the choice for voters on Republican terms.  Now we await opinion polls to..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-04 13:02
Taggar: margin

US Market Roundup: Market inching higher but bulls haven?t won.


"USD Basket USD inched higher, pushing above 0.92 level. Aussie was the biggest loser against USD yesterday while EUR/USD gained marginally. Is this rally from Sep 16th low due to recovering US econom..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-04 04:55
Taggar: aussie, economy, gold, margin, trading

Barclays Stockbrokers Partners with FXCM for Retail Forex Offering


"FXCM Inc. and Barclays Stockbrokers have joined forces as Barclays launches Barclays Margin FX, a unique retail forex trading offering. The partnership will leverage the expertise of Barclays, with ov..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-27 15:23
Taggar: bank, brokers, financial, forex, forex trading, leverage, margin, trading

Leverate Develops Enhanced Features for its Sirix Trader


"Leverate continues to make a push in the Web Trading sector as it has announced new plug-ins for its Sirix Web Trading platform. The plug-ins offer enhanced features for brokers such as a ?Demo to Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-11 13:28
Taggar: brokers, margin, rate, trading

USD/BKT: Instant Diversification and Exposure to the U.S. Dollar


"By Matt Weller, Technical AnalystAll traders have an opinion on the world’s most commonly traded currency, the U.S. Dollar. One trader may think the rise of China will soon supplant the Dollar&r..."

Swiss Stock Market Rises on US Employment Data


"Stocks in Switzerland rose for a second day, with the benchmark Swiss Market Index heading for its third weekly gain, as a report showed that U.S. payrolls climbed more than forecast in July. OC Oerli..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-03 16:45
Taggar: manufacture, margin, market, profit, report

Singapore?s MAS to Reduce Forex Leverage


"Regulators in developed economies have been tackling the many risks associated with OTC products. Leading South East Asian economy, Singapore, has been the latest market to address the leverage associ..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-07-17 00:25
Taggar: economy, leverage, margin, market

Tokyo?s TFX posts poor June Trade Volumes


"June trade volumes on Japans futures exchange suffered as investors stayed away from stronger volatility on the back of Euro zone uncertainty.  The trading volume of Three-month Euroyen futures was 39..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-07-08 01:41
Taggar: margin, trading

ECB Review


"As expected, the ECB reduced interest rates today.  Not only were the refinancing rate and marginal lending rate cut respectively to a new record lows of 0.75% from 1.0% and 1.5% from 1.75%, but..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-07-05 15:57
Taggar: bank, margin, rate

Client Money Rules, does anyone follow them? ASIC


"Australia’s financial regulator has been highlighting brokers implementation of Client Money rules post MF crisis. The Australian Securities & Investments Commission review of client money h..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-06-15 12:16
Taggar: brokers, financial, investment, margin

OANDA pauses trading next Sunday ? worried about Greek elections


"It seems brokers worldwide are very concerned with the outcome of the Greek elections taking place this coming Sunday, June 17th. Yesterday Saxo Bank announced that it’s doubling the required ma..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-06-14 18:27
Taggar: bank, brokers, currency, margin, market

Tokyo Futures Volumes up in May


"The trading volume of Three-month Euroyen futures was 439,864 increasing 2.1% in comparison to that of the previous year comparable month, and increasing 40.8% in comparison to that of the previous mo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-06-07 09:03
Taggar: margin, trading

A Few but Not Many ECB Policymakers Favored a Rate Cut Today


"The ECB Governing Council did not reduce the 1.0% refinancing rate or the 0.25% deposit rate and 1.75% marginal lending rate.  The interest rate vote, however, was not unanimous, and President Dr..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-06-06 15:50
Taggar: margin, rate

CFTC extends final date for Conflict of Interest Rules for FCMs and IBs


"US financial services firms offering margin FX have been preparing for new changes under the Dodd Frank rulings, participants are adding to this new list with the revised conflicts of interest rules..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-06-05 15:47
Taggar: financial, margin, trading

The Long and Short Report


"An educational perspective on market reactions over the past week, and a peek forward in to next week. WHAT’S HOT? US NFP and the BoJ “Wow! That’s not a very good number.” Is w..."

EUR Pessimism Overdone?


"The EUR is riding the luck of the Irish early this morning. It has met little resistance in it?s first meaningful rally in a while. Even Euro equities have managed to trim their biggest monthly drop i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-31 12:28
Taggar: margin

Rajoy Backtracks on Bankia Bailout Plan


"Spain backtracked on a plan to use government debt instead of cash to bail out Bankia, as Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy struggles to shore up the nation?s lenders without overburdening public finances..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-29 15:52
Taggar: bank, economy, finance, margin

Pos and Polls To Squeeze EUR


"It all about polls and positioning that has created this EUR weak bid during this illiquid holiday Monday. Constructive opinion polls from Ireland and Greece has sparked a relief rally in risk in the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-28 12:26
Taggar: margin, rate

CFTC charges unregulated Forex Manager


"The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission today announced the filing of a civil enforcement action in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia against defendants Marina Bühler-Miko (Bühler..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-25 22:43
Taggar: currency, foreign currency, forex, leverage, margin, trading

THE LONG AND SHORT REPORT


"An educational perspective on market reactions over the past week, and a peek forward in to next week. WHAT’S HOT? Greece’s Do-Over Everyone’s favorite founder of democracy, Greece..."

ICAP reports preliminary 2011-2012 results, revenue down 3% profit up 1%


"Preliminary statement for the year ended 31 March 2012 Review of operations For the year ended 31 March 2012, the Group reported revenue of £1,681 million, 3% below the prior year. Uncertainty in the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-16 10:05
Taggar: margin, market, profit, report

US regulator charges Madison Dean with FX Fraud


"The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has managed to find the dirt on another deceitful FX firm. The CFTC has filed a civil enforcement action in the US District Court for the Eastern District o..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-11 19:00
Taggar: currency, foreign currency, leverage, margin, trading

THE LONG AND SHORT REPORT


"An educational perspective on market reactions over the past week, and a peek forward in to next week. WHAT’S HOT? European Elections Last weekend, French, Russian, and Greek voters signaled a w..."

Interactive Broker posts positive performance for April 2012


"Interactive Brokers Group an automated global electronic broker and market maker, today reported its Electronic Brokerage monthly performance metrics for April. Highlights for the month included: 411..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-02 08:38
Taggar: brokers, margin, market, report

Forex Ponzi Scheme charged by CFTC


"US regulators have taken oath to decapitate any firm running Ponzi Schemes after the Madoff disaster. A Maryland court has found Borrowing Station LLC guilty of fraud, misappropriation and registratio..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-01 01:04
Taggar: margin

LCH.Clearnet plans to buy IDCG


"Leading financial services clearing house, LCH.Clearnet, is planning to purchase International Derivatives Clearing Group to strengthen its position as a clearing provider. The move comes after LCH la..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-25 08:55
Taggar: financial, margin, rate, share

Stocks Somewhat Higher in Europe


"Risk aversion continues to swing daily.  Today the mood is more hopeful because Spain’s government managed to sell marginally more 2- and 10-year debt than planned although at higher yields..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-19 13:18
Taggar: margin, share

Chinese bank implements Spectrum software


"Financial Software Systems a leading provider of integrated financial software, is pleased to announce that Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited has licensed the Spectrum MarginTrac System. Na..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-13 16:11
Taggar: bank, financial, margin, market, rate, trading

CFTC releases retail forex brokers? data for February 2012


"As almost every month CFTC released the capital data for US retail forex brokers (and couple of others) showing their capital and the amount of retail forex deposits. Thanks mainly to OANDA and FXCM t..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-12 12:03
Taggar: brokers, forex, margin

Self Regulation ? NFA Standard


"An unregulated margin FX broker claims to be using the ‘standards’ of regulator: NFA?  Can we trust them? StrategemFX, the Belize-based provider of online foreign exchange services, this w..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-07 14:00
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, margin, rate

ECB: No Policy Changes, Predictable Thought Process


"The ECB Governing Council left its 1.0% refinancing rate, 0.25% deposit rate, and 1.75% marginal lending rates unchanged as analysts were expecting. President Draghi’s introductory statement con..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-04 15:28
Taggar: cpi, inflation, margin, rate

CitiFX and Deltix to offer ultra low latency FX trading solutions


"CitiFX and Deltix have teamed up to offer low latency trading solutions to a mutual client; Alacrity FX a systematic FX portfolio manager. Alacrity FX will benefit from the combined expertise of CitiF..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-03-14 19:48
Taggar: bank, margin, rate, trading

How the U.S. Current Account Was Financed in the Fourth Quarter and 2011


"The current account deficit widened 15.3% last quarter and to 3.2% of GDP from 2.8% in the third quarter.  The increase in 2011 was only 0.5%, and there was a marginal dip last year when expresse..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-03-14 18:01
Taggar: margin

Firmer Dollar as EU Leaders Meet in Brussels


"The dollar strengthened overnight by 0.6% against the kiwi, 0.5% relative to the yen and euro, 0.4% against the Swiss franc, 0.3% versus the Aussie dollar, 0.2% against sterling and 0.1% versus the Ca..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-03-02 14:26
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, margin

Saddie Hawkins Day Full of News


"Mitt Romney won the Michigan primary by three percentage points, but delegates are being awarded proportionately for that state.  His margin of victory in the Arizona primary surpassed 20 percent..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-02-29 15:00
Taggar: bank, margin, point

Overview of the Chinese forex market


"China has a relatively long history in forex compared to many developing markets and regions, especially when considering the mighty BRIC nations. However, the regulators have not made the exact regul..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-02-21 13:36
Taggar: forex, margin, market

The increase of Margin level and its effects on FX market in Korea


"On December 1st, Korea Financial Services Commission (FSC) and Financial Supervisory Service (FSS) announced drastic measures on the FX margin product for the purpose of leading a sound investment env..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-02-17 11:50
Taggar: financial, investment, margin, point, trading

U.S. and Canadian Trade Figures in 2011


"U.S. exports of goods and services leaped 33.6% between 2009 and 2011.  Last year’s census-basis merchandise trade deficit widened $91.4 billion, or 14.4%.  Growth in the bilateral def..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-02-10 00:31
Taggar: margin, share

Banks Continue to Borrow Heavily from the ECB


"Euro higher in forex trading anywayBanks continue to borrow heavily from the ECB's marginal lending facility. Monday night, banks borrowed 14.8 billion euros, and last Thursday, they borrowed 17.3 bil..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-01-03 09:16
Taggar: bank, forex, forex trading, margin, trading

Dukascopy Afternoon Forex Overview


"Dukascopy Fundamental Analysis EUR After substantial gains on Tuesday, German benchmark DAX index was marginally up on Wednesday. At the moment of writing DAX index is 0.07% or 4.21 points up at 5,89..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-12-29 06:10
Taggar: analysis, dukascopy, fundamental analysis, margin, point

Korean forex market ? an overview of the industry including broker volumes


"Korea introduced FX Margin business in 2005, later than in other countries. However, the Korean dynamism was no exception in FX Margin market as it grew rapidly, passing through t..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2011-11-14 16:55
Taggar: financial, fx market, investment, margin, market

Sequel to Fellini?s 8 1/2: The Italian Bond Market


"By Jonathan Chen Benzinga Staff Writer “8 1/2″ was a great movie, but having bond yields approach that number is downright scary. Last night, the London Clearing House disrupted markets ev..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-11-09 21:26
Taggar: margin, market, point

First ECB Rate Cut since May 2009


"The main refinancing rate was cut by 25 basis points to 1.25%.  Very few analysts anticipated the move, which was made at the first policy meeting led by the new president, Mario Draghi.  Th..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-11-03 15:34
Taggar: margin, point, rate

Binary Options ? Overview of the industry in Q3 2011


"I?ve been always fascinated with the emerging binary options market ? mainly because it?s a very simple trading instrument and technology is readily available. At first I thought..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2011-11-02 13:20
Taggar: financial, financial trading, margin, market, trading

Italian Bond Sale Disappoints ? Debt Haircut Rumors Persist


"With the announcement earlier this week that a deal to help contain the Eurozone debt crisis was in the works, attention quickly shifted from Greece to Italy. Compared to Greece, Italy?s debt situatio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-10-28 18:13
Taggar: announcement, economy, margin

Forex Magnates Q3 2011 Retail Forex Industry Report is now available ? FXCM is now world?s largest retail forex broker


"The Q3 2011 Report includes: Market overview, key developments, volume and forecast Media Forex Websites Traffic Survey Articles: Forex in the Middle East FX Margin business in Kore..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2011-10-21 11:52
Taggar: forex, margin, market, report

A Vicious Circle of Debt Deleveraging and Recession


"A dangerous storm is brewing, and at its core is reinforcing debt and weak growth that can be found in advanced economies.  Just over two years ago, these nations emerged from their worst busines..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-09-30 20:21
Taggar: margin

ECB September Press Conference Unveils Modifications


"The Governing Council voted unanimously not to change its three key rates, a 1.5% refinancing rate flanked by a 0.75% deposit rate and a 2.25% marginal lending rate.  New and lower staff macroeco..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-09-08 15:47
Taggar: cpi, margin, rate

Canadian Monetary Policy Report


"The 38-page quarterly Monetary Policy Report retains a mid-2012 target date for the restoration of full capacity in Canada, presents only marginally modified price and growth projections, declares med..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-07-20 20:49
Taggar: bank, margin, rate, report

ECB: A Straight-Forward Written Statement but a Contentious and Confusing Press Conference


"The ECB raise all three of its key interest rates by 25 basis points today.  This was its second tightening following up by three months on an initial move.  The rate corridor surrounding th..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-07-07 17:10
Taggar: margin, point, rate

Euro Nears Breaking Point


"It’s deja vu all over again in the forex markets as another twist in the sovereign debt crisis has sent the euro tumbling by the greatest margin in nearly a year. It was only last month that I p..."

Blog: Forex Blog: Currency Trading
Tidsstämpel: 2011-06-16 16:33
Taggar: forex, forex market, margin, market

Service Sector Activity Accelerated in the U.S. but Slowed in Euroland Last Month


"U.S. service sector activity partly recovered in May according to the purchasing manager survey after a sharp slowdown in April.  In Euroland, however, there was a slower pace of positive growth..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-06-03 17:58
Taggar: margin, spread

Fearful Markets


"Commodities and stocks have been hammered.  The dollar and yen are stronger.  Investors fear a commodity market squeeze from higher margin requirements.  Another worry is that European..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-05-12 13:38
Taggar: dollar, margin, market

Loonie Struggles as Commodity Prices Tumble


"The Canadian dollar fell to US$1.0332 early this morning in Toronto as commodity prices continue to decline. Precious metals in particular have fallen during the week on rumors that investor George So..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-05-05 15:23
Taggar: dollar, margin

9/11/01 and Now: The Economy


"Since September 2001, U.S. consumer prices have climbed 25.5% or 2.4% per annum.  Core inflation has risen 20.3% or 2.0% annualized.  These are marginally above what central bankers widely d..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-05-02 19:42
Taggar: bank, inflation, margin

Eurozone Continues to Rely on France, Germany to Power Economy


"France and Germany continued to lead other members of the Eurozone according to the latest Markit Purchasing Managers Index for the month of April. Germany’s factory activity expanded for a 19th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-05-02 15:07
Taggar: margin, rate

Time to Short the Euro


"Over the last three months, the Euro has appreciated 10% against the Dollar and by smaller margins against a handful of other currencies. Over the last twelve months, that figure is closer to 20%. Tha..."

Blog: Forex Blog: Currency Trading
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-20 01:07
Taggar: currencies, dollar, margin

Some Popular Misconceptions


"The Federal Reserve is a whipping boy of the disgruntled.  Critics of the Federal Reserve often accuse monetary officials of deliberately depreciating the dollar through its quantitative easing.&..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-12 22:52
Taggar: dollar, margin, oil, profit, rate

European Central Bank Tightens for First Time Since July 2008


"The ECB as expected raised its refinancing rate by 25 basis points to 1.25%.  Such had been at 1.0% since May 2009.  The deposit rate and marginal lending rate were also lifted by 25 basis p..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-07 16:43
Taggar: margin, point, rate, spread

Survey Reveals Economists Believe Greece to Default


"By a two-thirds margin, a survey of economists sponsored by the BBC World Service reveals that most respondents feel that Greece will inevitably default on its debt obligations. Despite the likelihood..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-03-28 15:46
Taggar: margin

USD: Nervousness Reigns


"fx360.com With the rally in equities, the pullback in commodity prices and the rise in Treasury yields, the improvement in risk appetite should have driven the dollar lower. USD: NERVOUSNESS REIGNS &..."

An Important ECB Press Conference Tomorrow


"The ECB will not raise its 1.0% refinancing rate tomorrow, nor modify the deposit rate and marginal lending rate that symmetrically flank it at 0.25% and 1.75%.  A signal of an imminent tightenin..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-03-02 20:39
Taggar: inflation, margin, rate

GFI Group launches Fenics Trader ? a liquidity venue for forex options


"It’s interesting to see how the niches of forex are developing on their on now – both binaries and options are becoming a bit more popular. I still think that forex options are going to be..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2011-02-22 10:00
Taggar: forex, margin

ECB Watching Inflation Closely


"As expected, the ECB kept its key interest rates — a 1.0% refinancing rate flanked by a 0.25% deposit rate and 1.75% on the marginal lending rate — unchanged and declared such to be still..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-02-03 16:56
Taggar: inflation, margin, rate

Smaller Rate Cut in Iceland


"Sedlabanki’s seven-day key lending rate was reduced to 4.25% from 4.5%.  The marginal lending rate, 28-day CD rate, and deposit rate were each also sliced by 25 basis points to 5.25%, 4.0%..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-02-02 14:56
Taggar: bank, margin, point, rate

U.S. and Ezone Service-Sector December PMIs Compared


"The differential between last month’s U.S. non-manufacturing purchasing managers index of 57.1 and its euro area counterpart (54.2) favored America by the widest margin since February 2009. ..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-05 17:41
Taggar: margin, point

Exit Strategy of Unconventional ECB Measures Paused


"The ECB: Retained its key interest rate structure of a 1.75% marginal lending rate, a 1.0% refinancing rate, and a 0.25% deposit rate and called these levels appropriate and accommodative. Reiterated..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-12-02 17:29
Taggar: margin, rate

Euro Weaker Despite Aid Agreement for Ireland


"The euro is 0.5% weaker than Friday’s close at $1.3173, which is also marginally softer than last week’s low. An EUR 85 billion aid package was reached with Ireland.  The composition..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-11-29 14:31
Taggar: margin

OrderSend Error 134 (No Enough Money)


"Sometimes, especially during backtesting or in case of a badly designed expert advisor, the OrderSend Error 134 (or ERR_NOT_ENOUGH_MONEY) appears in the Journal..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2010-11-12 20:25
Taggar: margin, metatrader

No Substantial News Made This Month by ECB


"The ECB left key interest rates (a 0.25% deposit rate, a 1.0% refinancing rate, and 1.75% marginal lending rate) unchanged at levels initially established in May 2009.  President Trichet’s..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-10-07 15:58
Taggar: inflation, margin, rate

MB Trading?s statement re new CFTC rules


"Following the new CFTC rules MB Trading issued the following statement to its clients: Dear Valued Client, The CFTC has recently released new rules that go into effect October 18, 2010. Included in th..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2010-10-01 12:46
Taggar: currency, currency pair, forex, margin, trading

CFTC Implements New Forex Margin Restrictions ? New Rules Go Into Effect October 18, 2010


"The CFTC has recently released new rules that go into effect October 18, 2010. Included in these new rules is an increased margin requirement from 100:1 to 50:1 for the major Forex c..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-09-29 04:01
Taggar: currency, currency pair, forex, leverage, margin, trading

Bank of Japan "Tankan" Business Survey: Review


"Business sentiment improved clearly between June and September.  A marginal deterioration had been predicted in the June corporate survey, but analysts had discounted those projections and were l..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-09-29 02:59
Taggar: bank, margin, rate, report

GFT to expand in Japan amid unfavorable regulatory climate


"Amid latest Japan FSA’ s leverage restrictions and tougher regulation Global Forex Trading, a division of U.S. foreign exchange brokerage Global Futures & Forex Ltd., will sharply expand its..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2010-09-21 17:08
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, forex trading, leverage, margin, report, trading

FXCM comments on the CFTC requirements


"Last week, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) released its final rules regarding off-exchange retail forex trading, which will take effect on October 18, 2010. FXCM would like to add..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2010-09-16 10:58
Taggar: currency, currency pair, forex, forex trading, leverage, margin, trading

Increase in US Retail Sales Eases Recession Fears


"Retail sales in the US rose 0.4 percent after a 0.3 percent in July. This is the largest gain in five months and is easing concerns that the American economy could fall back into recession. “It..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-09-14 15:13
Taggar: economy, employment, foreign exchange, margin, market, retail sales

Japanese Brokers are taking steps to remain competitive


"by Oz Golan, Tradency. One month after applying the new 1:50 leverage rule, Japanese FX Brokers are beginning to take action in order to maintain their current trading volumes. “TOKYO (Nikkei)&#..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2010-09-08 10:01
Taggar: brokers, foreign exchange, leverage, margin, trading

ECB Retains Enhanced Credit Support and Key Rate Structure


"The Governing Council made no change in the configuration of its short-term interest rates.  They are a 1.0% refinancing rate flanked symmetrically by a 0.25% deposit rate and a 1.75% marginal le..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-09-02 16:33
Taggar: margin, rate

Canadian Manufacturing Sales Increase 0.1%


"Statistics Canada said today manufacturing sales increased marginally in June, gaining 0.1 percent to a total of $44.8 billion. This marks the 11th increase over the past thirteen months. Sales gains..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-17 15:26
Taggar: margin, report

US Producer Prices Index Up 0.2%


"For the first time since March, the Producer Price Index rose, gaining 0.2 percent in July. The increase is helping to offset fears of deflation within the US economy which continues to struggle. Over..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-17 15:08
Taggar: economy, financial, margin, price index, sell price

Australian Opposition leads Gillard


"Australian opposition leader Tony Abbott?s coalition has an election-winning lead over Prime Minister Julia Gillard?s Labor Party before voters go to the polls Aug. 21, according to an opinion poll pu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-15 17:14
Taggar: margin, rate, report

Stocks Rose in Asia But Falling in Europe Despite Strong GDP Results


"The dollar shows marginal overnight losses of 0.2% against the yen and 0.1% relative to the Aussie and New Zealand dollars as well as sterling.  The greenback has risen 0.3% against the Swiss fra..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-13 13:45
Taggar: aussie, dollar, margin

Crazy promotion by ETX Capital: lose but don?t pay


"More than a year ago I wrote about a crazy promotion by Swiss Dealing and another one by FX Pulp which offered to trade with ZERO spread AND ZERO Margin. Recently I stumbled upon the following ETX Cap..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-05 19:01
Taggar: margin, spread

A Boring ECB Statement and Press Conference


"The ECB Governing Council retained its interest rate structure: a 1.0% refinancing rate flanked by a 0.25% deposit rate and a 1.75% marginal lending rate.  This rate structure has been in place f..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-05 16:10
Taggar: margin, rate

ActForex releases a solution for new Japanese Margin Requirements


"Just in time with the new Forex requirements kicking in the day after tomorrow (August 1st, 2010), which Oz Golan mentioned here last week, ActForex is releasing that it has embedded this functionalit..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-30 11:39
Taggar: forex, forex trading, margin, trading

Euro Rally: Temporary or Permanent?


"Since the beginning of June, the Euro has rallied by an impressive 8% against the US Dollar, and by comparable margins against other currencies. The question on every one’s minds, of course, is..."

Blog: Forex Blog: Currency Trading
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-17 17:28
Taggar: bear, currencies, dollar, margin

Stocks Rebound in Asia and Europe on Bottom-Fishing


"U.S. traders returning after the Independence Day holiday weekend will find the dollar marginally softer than its closing levels last Friday, with drops of 0.8%  and 0.6% against the Australian a..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-06 13:20
Taggar: dollar, margin

Industry Updates: Traiana, Morgan Stanley, Chi-X, Currensee, Saxo Bank, First Derivatives


"Morgan Stanley Goes Live on Traiana?s Real-Time FX Margin Solution Traiana, the market standard for post-trade processing of foreign exchange (FX), announced that Morgan Stanley is the first custome..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-09 11:53
Taggar: foreign exchange, margin, market

Spain to Implement 15 Billion Euro in Spending Cuts


"Spain’s government passed by a margin of a single vote, a plan that would shave 15 billion euros (US$18.4 billion) from its yearly budget. The austerity program includes wage reductions of at le..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-27 15:05
Taggar: margin

The EUR record short position paints an ugly picture


"The weekly CFTC Speculative Positioning Report for May 7th , and only released on Friday, again shows that the EUR net shorts have reached new lows (-18b EUR?s). The net long dollar positions increase..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-17 11:35
Taggar: bear, currencies, dollar, margin, report, short position

Latest ECB Tactics Not Helping Euro Stabilize


"As expected, the ECB Governing Council left its three rates unchanged and where such have stayed for the past 12 months: a 1.0% refinancing rate flanked symmetrically by a 0.25% deposit rate and a 1.7..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-06 16:01
Taggar: forex, margin, rate

U.S. Minus Euroland Services Spread Narrowed Last Month


"Implied activity in the United States service sector remained brisk last month but failed to quicken further.  This allowed it to be overtaken marginally by Euroland’s index and caused the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-05 17:31
Taggar: margin, spread

April in Figures


"Among economies surveyed in this regular feature, only in Canada, where the central bank has readied investors for monetary tightening as soon as early June, were interest rates under upward pressure..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-02 13:25
Taggar: bank, dollar, margin, rate

Interbank FX scores a Korean client


"It seems that South Korea is now a major focus for large US Forex brokers who battle between themselves to offer margin FX partnerships to local financial institutions. Up until a year ago Korean mark..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2010-04-14 11:58
Taggar: brokers, financial, forex, margin, market

ECB?s Thursday Meeting


"I expect to find the usual phrases in the ECB statement explaining the decision to leave the key deposit, refinancing, and marginal lending rates at 0.25%, 1.0%, and 1.75%.  These will include as..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-04-07 19:48
Taggar: inflation, margin, rate

British Budget Preview


"Chancellor Alistair Darling will deliver a pre-election budget on Wednesday starting at 12:30 GMT.  This will be a pre-budget budget, as parliamentary elections are seen likely on May 6 and manda..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-23 19:16
Taggar: margin

US Wholesale Prices Decline 0.6%


"February’s wholesale prices fell by the greatest margin in seven months to 0.6 percent. This far exceeded the prediction of 0.2 percent as higher food costs were offset by lower energy prices. Y..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-17 15:25
Taggar: inflation, margin, rate

FXCM now offers Trading Station II for Mobile phones


"FXCM, one of the world?s largest online forex brokers, has introduced a beta version of its mobile trading platform. Available for i-phone, Blackberry, and Windows Mobile phones, FXCM?s mobile Tradin..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-10 14:50
Taggar: brokers, forex, forex trading, margin, trading

Cannex picks winner in contracts for difference


"GFT wins Australia's top CFD awardCanstar Cannex Read the Canstar Cannex ratings Report Here GFT Gold/Silver - Dealbook 360 offers the low brokerage fees (Gold - $8 or 0.08%). Full comprehensive feat..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-04 10:17
Taggar: gold, margin, rate, report

ECB Preview: Conference Poses Risks for Euro


"No chance exists of a change in ECB interest rates.  A 0.25% deposit rate and 1.75% marginal lending rate flank the 1.0% refinancing rate. New staff forecasts will be unveiled for growth and infl..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-03 19:15
Taggar: inflation, margin, market, rate

Euro Continues to Struggle in Currency Trading


"Euro forex trading forecastThe euro continues to struggle in currency trading on the FX market, with concerns over the Greek situation manifest. In earlier trading, the euro took a dive. It has recove..."

ZuluTrade introduces the new and improved margin call-o-meter


"I just got word from ZuluTrade - my favorite forex “auto trading” platform -  that they’ve improved their “margin call-o-meter.”  This feature of their website is in my..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-19 08:59
Taggar: forex, margin, trading, zulutrade

Calculating margin by Interbank FX


"One of the issues I constantly stumble upon is traders (and even educators…) trying to figure out how margin is calculated.  We had a guest post by Currensee’s John Forman who amongst othe..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-12 17:03
Taggar: bank, margin, point

Advanced Markets LLC signs a second partner in Korea


"It looks like Korea (South Korea obviously) is becoming the new Dubai with more and more firms partnering up with local outfits to offer margin FX trading. I pointed at Korea’s potential as anot..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-09 00:10
Taggar: fx trading, margin, market, point, trading

Online traders challenged to test how they rate against the world?s best


"social networking to connect contestants in a unique way A worldwide online trading contest that started Sunday, Feb. 7, set new benchmarks for the extent of cash and other prizes offered, and linking..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-08 10:14
Taggar: dollar, financial, forex, margin, market, profit, rate, share, trading

ECB Press Conference Reveals No Fresh Information


"The ECB Governing Council left its rate structure unchanged and deferred new details on the gradual phasing-out of unconventional liquidity enhancements to the March press conference.  Since May..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-04 16:44
Taggar: margin, rate

Chronology of Prior G-7 Policy Coordination Meetings


"The finance ministers and central bank chiefs of the Group of Seven (U.S., Japan, Germany, Britain, France, Italy and Canada) hold their first scheduled meeting in five months on February 5-6 amid con..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-04 04:01
Taggar: bank, economy, finance, margin

CFTC's Proposed Leverage Changes For Forex


"As the deadline for public comments nears, traders everywhere must pay close attentionThe recently proposed margin changes by the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) could increase the mi..."

Interbank FX (IBFX) explains how its Margin Call works


"IBFX, being one of the most transparent brokers out there, is making blog posts almost on a daily basis giving detailed explanations of their services. One thing that should become much more interesti..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-01 15:50
Taggar: brokers, leverage, margin, trading

Euroland and British PMI-Mf?g Readings in January Surpass Forecasts


"The dollar gained 0.7% against sterling and 0.5% relative to the Australian dollar overnight.  Other dollar rates have moved only marginally, with 0.1% upticks against the New Zealand and Canadia..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-01 14:34
Taggar: dollar, margin, market, rate

Day Trading Forex Currency


"Right, day trading today. People are very interested in the concept of day trading. And i think there are at least few reasons for this. Before i will go into details, let's define day trading, what i..."

Blog: Forex Jornual
Tidsstämpel: 2008-07-29 06:46
Taggar: brokers, currencies, day trading, forex, leverage, margin, profit, trading

Regulators Greenlight Bitcoin Futures


"Bitcoin futures contracts to be offered by CME Group Inc. and Cboe Futures Exchange to mainstream investors.CME Group, the world?s largest futures exchange, has announced that it has self-certified..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 0000-00-00 00:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, margin, market, profit, trading

China Turns Bitcoin Focus Inward


"The Chinese government has often had a tumultuous relationship with Bitcoin, but things came to a head in 2017. By the end of the year, there was no longer a Chinese industry exchanging bitcoin for..."

Cardano Lists ADA Futures on BitMEX


"Starting on Monday, January 8, 2018, at 8:00 a.m. GMT, the ADA token from Cardano began to be listed on the futures exchange at BitMEX.This makes BitMEX the fifth exchange to list the ADA token sin..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 0000-00-00 00:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, leverage, margin, market, rate, trading