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Mark St. Cyr
Putting QE's Fallacy Into Perspective
By Mark St. Cyr - Oct 30, 2014

You can’t turn on a financial news program without being bombarded by panelists as well as the hosts ready-at-the-draw to pounce on anyone with an opposing view as to the “effectiveness” of the ...

Saxo Bank
Faster Growth Isn't Coming...It's Already Here
By Saxo Bank - Oct 30, 2014

The US economy probably continued to grow at a clip of more than 3%* in the third quarter, a Bureau of Economic Analysis report is expected to reveal later today. Following a weather-related drop of...

Aussie dollar hammered by Fed statement
By FIBO GROUP - Oct 30, 2014

The Australian dollar has tumbled more than one US cent after the latest monetary statement from the Federal Reserve. Today the local currency is trading at around US87.70 cents down from a high of ...

Shoaib Abedi
Hawkish Fed, Stronger USD
By Shoaib Abedi - Oct 30, 2014

The Fed was very clear regarding the rate decision yesterday. In addition to the positive outputs from the FOMC meeting, it seemed that they were preparing the market for a rate hike in mid-2015. The...

Marshall Gittler
QE's End Hits The Dollar
By Marshall Gittler - Oct 30, 2014

The dollar surged after a slightly hawkish Fed statement The Federal Reserve officially announced an end to its QE3 program, as was widely expected, and expressed confidence that the US recovery ...

Saxo Bank
Can Jumei’s Earnings Stop The Rot?
By Saxo Bank - Oct 30, 2014

Background Jumei has been frustrating over the past few weeks. I have spent the past few months discussing how Chinese equities had suffered from a structural portfolio shift as fund managers ...

Danske Markets
FOMC - The Fed Rocks The Boat   
By Danske Markets - Oct 30, 2014

The Fed surprised today by issuing a much more hawkish statement than expected. - First, the Fed decided to strengthen the language on the labour market by now pointing to solid job gains and also ...

Danske Markets
FX Trading Portfolio: Sell NZD/SEK   
By Danske Markets - Oct 30, 2014

SEK to outperform on growth, valuation after the Riksbank Lower commodity prices and CPI to weigh on RBNZ, NZD Our models and technical indicators all point to a lower NZD/SEK Strategy Yesterday the...

Matt Simpson
Daily Insight: Another High For Copper?
By Matt Simpson - Oct 30, 2014

UP NEXT: USD: With the slightly less Dovish statement from FOMC statement and the inflation and employment targets needing to be met before hinting at interest rate hikes, we can be assured traders ...