Archive for March, 2014
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EURUSD Outlook: Week of 3/31

by Christopher Lemieuxon March 31, 2014 6:16 am BST
The EURUSD closed last week slightly higher after its rapid descent from 1.3966, as traders weigh on what the European Central Bank (ECB) will do to combat the sluggish inflation within the eurozone. The ECB will has their rate statement and press conference this Thursday, and the euro has gone into the week limping. Traders […]

Are HFTs The Markets Marionette?

by Christopher Lemieuxon March 31, 2014 5:50 am BST
With the abundance of probes into various market manipulations, it is common ground to believe the market is rigged; and high frequency traders (HFTs) has been under scrutiny that their ability to trade millions of shares in the blink of an eye as unfair and should be illegal. According to author Michael Lewis, who is […]

USDCAD Outlook: Week of 3/31

by Christopher Lemieuxon March 31, 2014 2:48 am BST
Commodity currencies received a boost last week due to market speculation that China will begin to introduce a large stimulus program to help boost a slowdown in growth expansion. Market participants are hoping that the potential stimulus would revive demand for raw materials and energy, thus traders reduced Canadian dollar shorts against the greenback by […]

USDJPY Outlook: Week of 3/31

by Christopher Lemieuxon March 31, 2014 2:48 am BST
The yen ending the week lower and gave USDJPY a big boost to close the week just below resistance at 102.81. The pair is looking more bullish as several signs on further yen depreciation remain on the horizon along with economic depreciation. The Bank of Japan (BoJ) has indicated that new stimulus will be pumped […]