We have updated our privacy policy and terms & conditions. Find out more here.

Market Overview

Easy Forex
Greenback Strengthens Across The Board
By Easy Forex - Dec 18, 2014

Currencies Easy The euro (EUR) collapsed from 1.2569 down to 1.2319 against the US dollar (USD). The single currency dropped after Janet Yellen stated that interest rates will rise gradually next ...

Marshall Gittler
After The Fed: It's Time For Patience
By Marshall Gittler - Dec 18, 2014

We now need to be patient for a considerable period The FOMC meeting turned out as was widely expected: they dropped the “considerable period” phrase and instead said the Committee ...

Equities Rebounded On FOMC, Dollar Higher
By ActionForex - Dec 18, 2014

US equities were lifted overnight as Fed sounded optimistic on the economy yet maintained the pledge to be patient on raising interest rates. DJIA rebounded and gained 288 pts, or 1.69%, to close at ...

Urban Carmel
Fund Managers' Current Asset Allocation
By Urban Carmel - Dec 18, 2014

Every month, we review the latest BAML survey of global fund managers. Among the various ways of measuring investor sentiment, this is one of the better ones as the results reflect how managers are ...

Ian Copsey
Surveying The wreckage…
By Ian Copsey - Dec 18, 2014

Keeping to the Xmas theme, I can only say that the FOMC left a slew of wrapping paper that had been ripped from the gifts that Santa had brought. Scraps of paper, broken boxes and trampled rubbish ...

James Picerno
The U.S. Economy In Review
By James Picerno - Dec 17, 2014

The global economy is under pressure these days, suffering from a troubling mix of heightened geopolitical risk and wobbly macro reports. Despite the challenging environment, the US economy still ...

Marc Chandler
The Russian Enigma Unravels
By Marc Chandler - Dec 17, 2014

Winston Churchill famously said of Russian foreign policy that it was "...a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma." What people leave out is what followed. Churchill offered an answer: "... ...