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MM #89 – Americans get a raise, negativity in Japan, Gas Naturally Low

Markets are certainly in movement: we start by the making sense of the NFP, continue with the BOJ’s negative rates, advance to the impact of snowzilla on natural gas and finish with a preview for the next events. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon.d NFP: The miss in the headline was […]

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MM #85: Explaining China, Grilling the Fed

An excellent jobs report failed to cheer markets, the Fed remains in focus and China just keeps topping the news. We tackle all this and the road ahead. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. NFP Rundown: A big gain in jobs was not good enough to cheer markets. What’s going on? We […]

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On Expectations and Disappointments in EUR, USD and Oil – #79

We start off by explaining the big Draghi Disappointment (and what could reverse the moves), the critical developments for a rate hike in the US, continue with slippery oil and sign off with the next events ahead. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Draghi Disappointment: Draghi giveth and Draghi taketh away. […]

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Your guide to navigating the storm: ECB, NFP, OPEC and more – #78

It’s a very busy week: we start by providing updates regarding the main dish: the ECB meeting. We continue with analyzing the balanced US releases, previewing OPEC’s summit and continuing with the extremely busy week we have in US releases and in many other places. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support […]

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December Decision Drives Dollar – #76

We start off with discussing the upbeat US figures and what it means for December, continue with tumbling oil prices and preview the upcoming events. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. December rate hike?: An upbeat NFP including wage hikes as well as some other positive developments (consumer focused) raise expectations for […]

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NFP Nightmare, Judging Japan and Natural Gas – #70

We start by confronting the catastrophe called NFP and its implications. We then continue to Japan’s worsening outlook and easing prospects, follow with natural gas as autumn leaves settle in and preview the big events coming up. You are welcome to listen, subscribe and provide feedback. NFP Nightmare: It’s hard to find a silver lining in the […]

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Canada, Catalonia, Copper and more – #69

After starting off with the recent market moving events in the US, we take deeper dives into these CCCs, all are stories which will continue dominating the scene. We sign off with previewing the important events along the road. You are welcome to listen, subscribe and provide feedback. Recent US developments: The US dollar found reasons to rise […]

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NFP feeding the Fed, Draghi drill down and more #66

Is the NFP good enough for the Fed? We try to provide a good answer as the big event looms. We then digest the other big event that has long term implications: the ECB decision and the Draghi show. We end with a preview of the upcoming events. You are welcome to listen, subscribe and provide feedback. NFP enough […]

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This is what’s going on with EUR and China #65

It is unusual to see such strong action in August and lots more is coming. We look at the major phenomenons: the situation in China and the euro’s erratic behavior before previewing the big events ahead. You are welcome to listen, subscribe and provide feedback. Chinese economic conditions: China giveth and China taketh away. The turmoil originated from the […]

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Predictable Currencies vs. Unpredictable Central Banks – #63

Some currency pairs are make life easier for the technical trader. We begin with discussing and listing them before moving to the uncertainties caused by central banks in the US (following the NFP) the UK (Super Thursday) and China (stocks, devaluation) before looking forward. You are welcome to listen, subscribe and provide feedback. 5 most predictable […]

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