Advertisements



Record EUR Shorts Looking to IMF for Clues

Beware of short trading week moves BoE on two-month hiatus Look to U.S. jobs for rate clue Beware of weather-related anomalies in NFP With Good Friday making it a holiday-shortened trading week for most currency traders, many would likely prefer to escape.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseMar 30th, 2015

Oil prices drop on weak demand, potential Iran deal

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices fell on Monday as traders focused on whether Iran and six world powers would reach a deal that could add fuel to an already oversupplied market if sanctions against Tehran are lifted......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 30th, 2015

NY Fed Focused on After Rate Hike Mechanism

The New York Federal Reserve officials tasked with prying interest rates off the floor have been meeting with bankers and traders to plot how best to do it, amid deep uncertainty over how much control they will really have over short-term lending markets......»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseMar 27th, 2015

Fed market gurus prep rate hike amid last-minute anxieties - Reuters

ReutersFed market gurus prep rate hike amid last-minute anxietiesReutersNEW YORK (Reuters) - The New York Federal Reserve officials tasked with prying interest rates off the floor have been meeting with bankers and traders to plot how best to do it, amid .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 26th, 2015

Fed market gurus prep rate hike amid last-minute anxieties

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The New York Federal Reserve officials tasked with prying interest rates off the floor have been meeting with bankers and traders to plot how best to do it, amid deep uncertainty over how much control they will really have over short-.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 26th, 2015

Copper Concurs, Risk Off

This week examine the way several independent signals began to coalesce prior to the Fed’s rate decision. Remember that these are the big money commercial traders within their own respective markets. Is it coincidental that they all came to a simila.....»»

Category: optionsSource: insidefuturesMar 26th, 2015

Dollar recovers against euro as traders still eye 2015 rate hike - Economic Times

New York TimesDollar recovers against euro as traders still eye 2015 rate hikeEconomic TimesNEW YORK: The US dollar rebounded against the euro on Tuesday on persistent bullish sentiment toward the greenback tied to the divergence of monetary policy betwee.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 24th, 2015

Gold firm after fourth-day rally on U.S. rate expectations

By A. Ananthalakshmi SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Gold held firm near a two-week high on Tuesday, retaining gains from a four-day rally, as expectations grew that a hike in U.S. interest rates could be pushed to September. Spot gold was little changed at $1,187......»»

Category: topSource: yahooMar 24th, 2015

Fed"s Stanley Fischer Says Forward Guidance Will Play Smaller Role After Rate Hikes

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- As traders bet that a June interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve is less likely, Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer offered no indication as to whether a rate hike, or as he calls it, "liftoff" will come in June or September. Sp.....»»

Category: topSource: thestreetMar 23rd, 2015

Deutsche Bank in New York Libor probe

First time DFS has waded in to investigate manipulation of benchmark lending rate.....»»

Category: topSource: ftMar 22nd, 2015

U.K. Bonds Rally as Traders See No Rate Increase Before May 2016 - Bloomberg

Wall Street JournalU.K. Bonds Rally as Traders See No Rate Increase Before May 2016Bloomberg(Bloomberg) -- U.K. government bonds climbed for a second week as policy makers from the Bank of England and the Federal Reserve boosted speculation that interest .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 21st, 2015

Singapore Police Probe Minor in Lee Hoax

Singapore police said they identified a Singaporean minor as a suspect regarding an Internet post that falsely announced the death of former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 20th, 2015

Bank Stock Roundup: Fed"s No Decision on Rate Hike, JPMorgan & Citigroup Dominate - Analyst Blog

The Fed's no decision on a rate hike, expansion of operations through other avenues to lessen top-line pressure and discussions to settle FX rigging probe were the major headlines. Over the last five trading days, the Federal Reserve’s de.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksMar 20th, 2015

Fed"s Go-Slow Stance Boosts Gold Prices: 4 Funds to Buy - Mutual Fund Commentary

The Fed's latest views on the rate hike, the reduced view on the economic growth and inflation have helped the gold traders. The Fed’s latest views on the rate hike, the reduced view on the economic growth and inflation have helped the g.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksMar 20th, 2015

Stocks Mixed as the Fed Bounce Fades

InvestorPlaceInvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Stocks drifted lower on Thursday as traders rehashed Wednesday's Federal Reserve policy statement amid speculation of a September rate hike. The post Stocks Mixed as the Fed Bounc.....»»

Category: topSource: investorplaceMar 19th, 2015

Fed rate hike view hurts Asia FX sentiment; yuan exception: Reuters poll

By Jongwoo Cheon SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Bearish bets on most emerging Asian currencies increased in the last two weeks, with short positions in the Singapore dollar at a six-year high, as the Federal Reserve moved closer to raising interest rates, a Reuter.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooMar 19th, 2015

US stocks slip as traders guess timing of next rate increase - SFGate

SFGateUS stocks slip as traders guess timing of next rate increaseSFGateNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are falling again in midday trading as traders try to guess when U.S. interest rates will rise. The Federal Reserve will release a policy statement later W.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 18th, 2015

US stocks slip as traders guess timing of next rate increase

Stocks are falling again in midday trading as traders try to guess when U.S. interest rates will rise......»»

Category: marketSource: foxnewsMar 18th, 2015

Conflicting Data Makes Rate Increase Difficult To Predict

This month's Federal Reserve policy meeting is being closely watched by traders hoping for some clues about the bank's plans for a rate hike in the coming months. Most expect the U.S. central bank to raise rates before the end of 2015, but conflicting d.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 18th, 2015

Market Puts Money Where Fed"s Mouth Is

Ahead of the Tape: As a U.S. rate increase draws nearer, currencies traders may not be able to push the dollar up for much longer......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 17th, 2015