Monthly Archives: January 2011

Pre-cash update

Monday 31JAN2011 1415GMT OK – a couple of points today. 1. I am reading through the blogs and news, getting a grip on the economic perceptions, the political, and so forth. BUT – today the focus is Egypt and other … Continue reading

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Blog Update!!!

Back on January 2 I wrote this: No, not this blog. The Enantiodromia blog has an update, with the first post since the end of February 2010. Motorway’s blog contains information, insights, and wisdom that you will not find anywhere … Continue reading

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Egypt

This is a trading blog, not a political one. But I can’t ignore what is going on in Egypt. It is great to live in a free, democratic, open-communication, peaceful country like Australia. Good luck to those in Egypt who … Continue reading

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Interesting counterpoint

I have commented, very, very briefly on the latest FOMC statement. But here is a really interesting article arguing that the Fed may well be behind the curve in its understanding of what is going on in the US and … Continue reading

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‘Bout time

‘Bout time we got some sort of fall – on a Friday too! After making another new high for the move (1299.50) in the first 20 minutes of cash hours the OTF selling really took hold. My buy bias was … Continue reading

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Q4 2010 GDP

The figs are out … screenshot from the marvellous Forex Factory economic calendar, here: http://www.forexfactory.com/calendar.php I have circled the inflation figure – lower than previous and much lower than forecast. Good. The actual result for the Advance GDP was not … Continue reading

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15 mins ’til the Q4 GDP release

15 minutes until the GDP release and the ES is sitting at 1296, a couple of points off a multi-year high. From my readings around the blogs I get a very strong impression of bearishness. Very strong. Maybe it is … Continue reading

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