Category Archives: Trading Tools

Chilean Peso Catalyst: Copper Mining

Chilean Peso Catalyst: Copper Mining

The strength of Chile’s domestic business cycle and the evolution of inflation and the current account are factors considered as foreign exchange converters of the Chilean Peso. Similarly, foreign exchange converters of the CLP are hinged to the outlook of copper prices and growth in China. Recently, analysts at Goldman Sachs revised its 3, 6 and 12 […]

Hedging Dynamics For Asian Currencies

Hedging Dynamics For Asian Currencies

Foreign currency exchange analysts once argued that hedging dynamics are particularly important for the JPY due to the huge net foreign asset position of Japanese investors. Goldman Sachs economists estimated that Japan’s net foreign asset position amounted to $3.0 trillion. Some $2.5 trillion of which are overseas portfolio investments in notes and bonds. Although it […]

FX Index Performance Indicate G10 High Carry Support

FX Index Performance Indicate G10 High Carry Support

A wave of USD selling plagued the global FX markets after opposing market expectations on Fed tapering. High yielding currencies benfitted well like BRL , NZD, AUD, INR and ZAR and these currencies are considered to be the best performers together with the lower carry currencies rallying. Barclays does not expect much follow through in […]

The Factors That Affect the Foreign Exchange Rate

The Factors That Affect the Foreign Exchange Rate

While the inflation and interest rates are highly important in determining a country’s economic wellbeing, it is the foreign exchange rate which has been noted as the most significant factor. A country’s level of trade is vital to the economic and social health, and the foreign exchange rates play a strong role in this regard. […]

Commodity Prices and the Foreign Exchange Melbourne

Commodity Prices and the Foreign Exchange Melbourne

When you trade on the foreign exchange Melbourne you need to know all the factors that affect the market.  There are a number of currency pairs that are affected commodity prices.  It is important that you know which commodities affect the currency and how the prices are related.  When you know this you are able […]

Trading the Foreign Exchange Jobless Claims Report

Trading the Foreign Exchange Jobless Claims Report

In contrast to the Labour Report, the Jobless Claims Report is released on a weekly basis.  It contains information regarding the number of initial filings in regard to jobless claim across America.  The data is adjusted for seasonal hiring during the harvest time and holidays.  The report is released on Thursdays of every week, before […]

Steps Before Foreign Exchange Trading

Steps Before Foreign Exchange Trading

Before you trade foreign exchange there are a number of things that you should do.  By doing these things you can ensure that your foreign exchange trading is less stressful and better for you.  Most people assume that all they have to do before they start trading is learn about the market.  However, there are […]

Different Types of Foreign Exchange Rates Analysis

Different Types of Foreign Exchange Rates Analysis

Trying to trade foreign exchange rates without the use of technical analysis is like trying to see in the dark without a torch. You might be able to blunder around a while, but that’s all you’re going to be doing – blundering, instead of profiting. So, before you put a lot of your own money […]

Foreign Exchange Rates And Technical Analysis Tips

Foreign Exchange Rates And Technical Analysis Tips

Advanced technical analysis can propel your trading of foreign exchange rates to heights that you can hardly imagine. While there are over 50 different indicators, it’s not necessary that you know how to manipulate all of them well – just some of them. For example, exponential moving averages can turn “day trading” into a very […]

Foreign Exchange Rates And Fundamental Analysis Tips

Foreign Exchange Rates And Fundamental Analysis Tips

Knowledge of fundamental analysis is absolutely critical to the successful trading of foreign exchange rates. Since a currency symbolises all the hopes and fears of a country, only by knowing how a country is doing – economically speaking – are you going to be able to correctly judge whether or not its currency is correctly […]