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Forex option contract expiries for today 8 Aug - ForexLive

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 10:36

Forex option contract expiries for today 8 Aug
ForexLive
AUDUSD the standout and should provide a cap but could still be challenged from current 0.7927 levels. Would help explain the steady rise from 0.7910 today. Remember that these are "vanilla" options so still in play right up to expiry at 14.00 GMT even ...

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BTC/USD Forex Signal - DailyForex.com

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 09:52

BTC/USD Forex Signal
DailyForex.com
... · Go long after bullish price action on the H1 time frame following the next touch of $3415.00 or $3327.31. · Put the stop loss 1 pip below the local swing low. · Move the stop loss to break even once the trade is $50 in profit by price. · Remove ...

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August 7 Forex Weekly - A Contrarian View - Seeking Alpha

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 08:11

Seeking Alpha

August 7 Forex Weekly - A Contrarian View
Seeking Alpha
Every week, Splendid Exchange looks at seven major currency pairs in search of the evidence of popular delusions and the madness of crowds. The idea is to find anomalies and bullish or bearish divergences that will break the trend, not prolong it. It ...

Nigeria: CBN Boosts Forex Market With $195 - AllAfrica.com

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 07:19

NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

Nigeria: CBN Boosts Forex Market With $195
AllAfrica.com
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Monday boosted the Foreign Exchange (FOREX) market by 195 million dollars intervention in three segments of the market. Mr Isaac Okorafor, the Acting Director, Corporate Communications Department of CBN, said ...
CBN boosts the forex market with $195mNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
CBN further boosts forex market with $195 millionGuardian (blog)

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Consumers to pay Sh1bn in forex related power bills - Daily Nation

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 21:16

Daily Nation

Consumers to pay Sh1bn in forex related power bills
Daily Nation
ERC doubled the forex surcharge to Sh2.35 per kilowatt hour (kWh) of electricity consumed in August, up from Sh1.05 per unit a month earlier. This translates to a Sh1.1 billion cost burden on electricity consumers, based on total average monthly ...

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CBN boosts Forex market with $195m - Vanguard

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 20:21

Vanguard

CBN boosts Forex market with $195m
Vanguard
Okorafor reaffirmed the CBN's commitment to sustain liquidity in the market to ensure that genuine requests for FOREX were met as well as improve liquidity and flexibility in the market. The intervention in the new week followed the major intervention ...
CBN boosts the forex market with $195mNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

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Forex technical analysis: NZDUSD takes a look below the key 200 bar MA - ForexLive

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 16:45

ForexLive

Forex technical analysis: NZDUSD takes a look below the key 200 bar MA
ForexLive
The NZD was the weakest currency coming into the trading NY trading day, and it remains the weakest currency at midday. The NZDUSD is down -0.80% from Friday's close and trades at the session lows. In the process, the price has moved to the 200 bar MA ...

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Forex reserves fall to $80.8 B in July - Philippine Star

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 16:28

Philippine Star

Forex reserves fall to $80.8 B in July
Philippine Star
BSP Governor Nestor Espenilla Jr. said last month's gross international reserves level was $534.5 million lower than the revised $81.32 billion recorded in June. Philstar.com/File. MANILA, Philippines - The foreign exchange buffer of the Philippines ...

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Forex technical analysis: USDJPY holds above MA support...Buyers stay in control - ForexLive

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 15:34

Forex technical analysis: USDJPY holds above MA support...Buyers stay in control
ForexLive
What I like about the technical picture is that despite the ups and downs today, the price has tested the 200 hour MA (green line), and stayed above that line for the London session. That is the bullish case. That is the most recent test. The "market ...

China's forex reserves rise for 6th straight month - MarketWatch

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 14:26

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China's forex reserves rise for 6th straight month
MarketWatch
BEIJING--China's foreign-exchange reserves rose for a sixth straight month in July, underscoring Beijing's success in keeping money from moving offshore with some help from a weaker U.S. dollar. Reserves rose $23.93 billion from the previous month to ...
Economic Watch: China forex reserves rise for 6th month as economy improves, dollar weakensXinhua
Forex reserves at 9-month high as capital flow more balancedShanghai Daily (subscription)
China's Forex Reserves Rise For Sixth Straight MonthMarkets Insider
Livemint -Oman Tribune
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Forex - USD/CAD rises to 3-week highs in early trade - Nasdaq

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 13:44

Nasdaq

Forex - USD/CAD rises to 3-week highs in early trade
Nasdaq
Investing.com - The U.S. dollar rose to three-week highs against its Canadian counterpart on Monday, as Friday's upbeat U.S. employment data continued to support demand for the greenback, while a pullback in oil prices weighed on the commodity-related ...

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Forex - Dollar little changed vs. rivals in quiet trade - Nasdaq

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 13:37

Nasdaq

Forex - Dollar little changed vs. rivals in quiet trade
Nasdaq
Investing.com - The dollar was little changed against the other major currencies on Monday, hovering just below Friday's one-week highs as markets continued to digest Friday's strong U.S. nonfarm payrolls data. The dollar strengthened broadly after the ...
FOREX-Dollar edges lower after Friday bounceReuters
Forex - Dollar index slips lower as markets digest NFP dataInvesting.com
FOREX-Dollar slips after Friday's gains; data eyedReuters UK
Yahoo Finance -Daily News & Analysis
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Forex Week in Review - DailyForex.com

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 10:31

Forex Week in Review
DailyForex.com
Last week was a largely positive affair for the world's major markets with all indexes making gains except for the Nasdaq. In Europe over the course of the week, the FTSE was up on last week's close by 2.2% at 7526.6; the Dax ended at 12279, up by 0.95 ...

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Forex option contract expiries for today 7 August - ForexLive

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 09:42

Forex option contract expiries for today 7 August
ForexLive
Founded in 2008, ForexLive.com is the premier forex trading news site offering interesting commentary, opinion and analysis for true FX trading professionals. Get the latest breaking foreign exchange trade news and current updates from active traders ...

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Fast Asia Open: Indonesia GDP, China forex reserves - Financial Times

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 23:02

Fast Asia Open: Indonesia GDP, China forex reserves
Financial Times
Financial institutions have paid more than $150bn in fines in the US relating to the credit crisis, passing a significant milestone a decade after it became clear American subprime woes had become a global problem. Ten years ago this week, France's BNP ...

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CBI Renews Pledge to Unify Forex Rates - Financial Tribune

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 19:33

Financial Tribune

CBI Renews Pledge to Unify Forex Rates
Financial Tribune
With the key promise of unifying the country's dual exchange rates lying dormant during President Hassan Rouhani's first term in office–despite frequent pledges to do so–the Central Bank of Iran's top policymaker says the issue has not been finalized ...

Forex - Weekly outlook: August 7 - 11 - Nasdaq

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 10:22

Nasdaq

Forex - Weekly outlook: August 7 - 11
Nasdaq
Investing.com - The U.S. dollar rallied against a basket of the other major currencies on Friday, bolstered by a strong U.S. jobs report for July and comments by a Trump administration official about tax reform. The Labor Department reported Friday ...
Bond Traders Respect Job Gains, But Inflation Is Make-or-BreakForex Factory

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Forex Forecast: Pairs in Focus - DailyForex.com

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 09:12

Forex Forecast: Pairs in Focus
DailyForex.com
The difference between success and failure in Forex trading is very likely to depend upon which currency pairs you choose to trade each week, and not on the exact trading methods you might use to determine trade entries and exits. Each week I am going ...

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Weekly Forex Forecast - DailyForex.com

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 08:40

DailyForex.com

Weekly Forex Forecast
DailyForex.com
The British pound initially tried to rally during the week but found quite a bit of resistance above. This was exacerbated by the Bank of England suggesting the interest rate hikes are coming till 2018, and therefore sent the British pound tumbling in ...

Weekly Forex Technical Analysis, Aug 7 – Aug 11, 2017 - FX Empire

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 08:11

FX Empire

Weekly Forex Technical Analysis, Aug 7 – Aug 11, 2017
FX Empire
The better than expected NFP report that was released on Friday has boosted the US dollar versus all currencies at the end of the week. The report showed that the U.S. economy added 209,000 jobs in July and the unemployment rate was 4.3 percent, ...