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Gain Capital reports strong Q4 results, but multi-year low Forex volumes in February - LeapRate

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 21:43

LeapRate

Gain Capital reports strong Q4 results, but multi-year low Forex volumes in February
LeapRate
On the one hand, Q4 was a very strong one at Gain Capital and its Forex.com retail FX unit, following a somewhat down Q3. Revenues in Q4 were up a whopping 60% over Q3 at $115.8 million, with Q4 Net Income of $20.8 million representing one of the ...

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FOREX-Dollar slips, euro rises after ECB's Draghi speaks - Reuters

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 20:37

Investing.com

FOREX-Dollar slips, euro rises after ECB's Draghi speaks
Reuters
NEW YORK, March 9 The dollar fell against a basket of currencies on Thursday, while the euro gained after European Central Bank head Mario Draghi suggested it was less necessary to prop up the market through ultra-loose monetary policy. Draghi said the ...
Forex - Euro hits day's highs after Draghi remarksInvesting.com
FOREX-Euro slips to 5-day low as investors eye ECB meetingReuters UK
FOREX-Dollar steadies as investors eye US jobs data, ECBNasdaq
Forex Crunch -FX Empire
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CBN injects another $100 million into forex market - Premium Times

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 20:33

Premium Times

CBN injects another $100 million into forex market
Premium Times
The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, on Thursday intervened in the inter-bank foreign exchange market for the fifth time in three weeks by offering $100 million for wholesale requests. Out of the total offering, CBN spokesperson, Isaac Okorafor, said ...
CBN Sustains Forex Supply To DateProshare Nigeria Limited (press release) (registration)

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Forex - ECB Over, Non-Farm Payrolls Preview - Nasdaq

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 20:03

ForexLive

Forex - ECB Over, Non-Farm Payrolls Preview
Nasdaq
The U.S. dollar extended its gains ahead of Friday's non-farm payrolls report. Expectations for job growth have increased to 200K from 175K with investors positioning for a strong number. USD/JPY closed in on 115 as AUD/USD tested 75 cents and the ...
GBP/USD: Starting A New Consolidation PhaseAction Forex
BAML makes the case for buying EUR/JPYForexLive

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Forex technical analysis: GBPUSD back in the black for the day - ForexLive

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 18:25

ForexLive

Forex technical analysis: GBPUSD back in the black for the day
ForexLive
It is a step in the positive direction but not out of the woods The GBPUSD stalled at 1.21377 yesterday and again in the London morning session. The low in the ...

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Forex technical analysis: USDJPY higher on the day. Choppy action. - ForexLive

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 15:38

ForexLive

Forex technical analysis: USDJPY higher on the day. Choppy action.
ForexLive
While the EURUSD moved higher on some wiggle from ECB's Draghi.. The USDJPY is moving higher on rates inching up. US stocks are up too (although that has not been a big catalyst of late). The USDJPY trades near the highs for the day at 114.93.

Forex technical analysis: EURGBPs key support below. Trend line resistance above.... - ForexLive

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 15:10

ForexLive

Forex technical analysis: EURGBPs key support below. Trend line resistance above....
ForexLive
The EURGBP remains within a range defined by a topside trend line and the 100 hour MA below. The trend line comes in at 0.8693 and 0.8704. The 100 hour MA (and floor) comes in at 0.8653. See chart below for the key levels to eye ...

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Forex: J$128.23 to one US dollar - Jamaica Observer

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 22:28

Jamaica Observer

Forex: J$128.23 to one US dollar
Jamaica Observer
KINGSTON, Jamaica — The US dollar on Thursday, March 8, ended trading at J$128.23, down by five cents, according to the Bank of Jamaica's daily foreign exchange trading summary. Meanwhile, the Canadian dollar ended trading at J$95.23, down from ...

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FOREX-Dollar index hits 5-day high after strong US private-sector jobs data - Nasdaq

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 21:09

Forex Crunch

FOREX-Dollar index hits 5-day high after strong US private-sector jobs data
Nasdaq
NEW YORK, March 8 (Reuters) - The dollar rose on Wednesday to its highest level in five days, just below a two-month peak, as data showed U.S. private sector payrolls rose more than expected for February, increasing investor expectations of an increase ...
Forex - Dollar gains as ADP data boosts rate hike betsInvesting.com
USD in full control as ADP fuels multiple-hike speculationForex Crunch
Job creation posts blowout month in February, ADP saysCNBC

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UPDATE 2-Brazil government denies report on forex tax increase - Reuters

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 20:12

Nasdaq

UPDATE 2-Brazil government denies report on forex tax increase
Reuters
SAO PAULO, March 8 Brazil's central bank and finance minister denied on Wednesday a report that the government could raise taxes on foreign exchange transactions to help reach this year's fiscal target. Bloomberg News had reported the move was ...
Brazil central bank denies report of forex tax increaseNasdaq

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NAB invests in US forex fintech Veem - The Australian Financial Review

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 14:01

The Australian Financial Review

NAB invests in US forex fintech Veem
The Australian Financial Review
Silicon Valley-based Veem, formerly known as Align Commerce, has built a forex platform which is payment rails agnostic, meaning it sits above any infrastructure used to make cross-border payments. This could include the traditional Swift system, or ...
NAB pours cash into US forex start-up VeemiT News

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Forex technical analysis: EURUSD down, extends range. Not running. - ForexLive

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 13:58

ForexLive

Forex technical analysis: EURUSD down, extends range. Not running.
ForexLive
Remains in the range The EURUSD moved higher after the blowout ADP employment report. The thing about this currency is that the ECB meets tomorrow and ...

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Forex - Sterling hits 7-week lows ahead of UK budget statement - Investing.com

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 10:35

Investing.com

Forex - Sterling hits 7-week lows ahead of UK budget statement
Investing.com
Investing.com - The pound fell to seven-week lows against the dollar on Wednesday ahead of the UK government's annual budget statement later in the day, as the country prepares to trigger its exit from the European Union. GBP/USD was down 0.3% at ...
USD/JPY To Remain Under 114.00Action Forex
GBP/USD Forecast Mar. 6-10Forex Crunch

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FOREX-Dollar sags as attention turns to coming US jobs report - Nasdaq

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 05:07

FOREX-Dollar sags as attention turns to coming US jobs report
Nasdaq
"The dollar's upside looks limited as the market has almost fully priced in a March rate hike, with focus now shifting to how many times the Fed can tighten policy this year," said Junichi Ishikawa, senior forex strategist at IG Securities in Tokyo ...

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FOREX-Dollar advance bogs down, U.S. jobs report comes into view ... - Reuters

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 00:46

FOREX-Dollar advance bogs down, U.S. jobs report comes into view ...
Reuters
TOKYO, March 8 The dollar stood little changed early on Wednesday, its modest advance from the previous day bogging down as investors started to take a ...

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FOREX-Dollar rises modestly on rate hike bets, European worries - Yahoo Finance

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 20:16

FOREX-Dollar rises modestly on rate hike bets, European worries
Yahoo Finance
NEW YORK, March 7 (Reuters) - The dollar edged higher against a basket of currencies on Tuesday but remained below highs touched in December and January after two weeks of growing expectations that the Federal Reserve would raise U.S. interest ...

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Forex Education: Trade With Market Sentiment - Yahoo Finance

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 20:06

Forex Education: Trade With Market Sentiment
Yahoo Finance
Pinpointing which markets to trade will always be a difficult task for traders. During today's Technical Trading Tools & Tactics webinar event, we first covered how to filter potential market opportunities using SSI. SSI (Speculative Sentiment Index ...

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Forex technical analysis: AUDNZD is the biggest mover today - ForexLive

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 20:01

ForexLive

Forex technical analysis: AUDNZD is the biggest mover today
ForexLive
The AUDNZD is the biggest mover in trading today. The pair has moved higher by 0.61% and trades near the highs. Looking at the hourly chart, the pair corrected to the lower trend line on the one significant correction today and stalled. That increases ...

Forex market swells by $1.14 billion in two weeks as CBN inserts fresh $100 million - Premium Times

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 19:44

Premium Times

Forex market swells by $1.14 billion in two weeks as CBN inserts fresh $100 million
Premium Times
The spokesperson of the CBN, Isaac Okorafor, said in Abuja, that the fresh injection of funds brings the total amount so far injected into the interbank FOREX market within the last two weeks to $1.138 billion for both forwards and invisibles ...
Forex: CBN pumps additional $100m into marketVanguard
Nigeria: CBN Orders Banks to Meet Forex Demands Within 48 HoursAllAfrica.com
CBN offers $367m for forex forwardsNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
Guardian -TheCable -NAIJ.COM
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Now, getting forex is just a click away - Hindu Business Line

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 16:50

Hindu Business Line

Now, getting forex is just a click away
Hindu Business Line
When Baby recounted to the latter how getting forex was a cumbersome and long-drawn process, the latter could not agree more. The entrepreneurial spark convinced them that there was a good market for a product that addressed the issue of cheap and ...