Market Commentary and Videos

Webinar: Jeff Quinto’s Grading Your Trading

March 26, 2009
Date: Thursday, March 26th Time: 3:30pm Central (4:30pm Eastern) Speaker:Jeff Quinto, www.ElectronicFuturesTrader.com Description: Grading Your Trading is the grading system that veteran trader and world-class trading coach, Jeff Quinto, uses with traders from around the world in his Electronic Trader... Read more

Seven Stages of the Dollar

March 9, 2009
It's always difficult to pinpoint where we are in terms of a trend. Long-term trends in the currency markets have ranged from six to ten years, measured by the various bull and bear markets in the dollar since the inception... Read more

FX Trading – China to the rescue…maybe!

February 10, 2009
China’s new fiscal stimulus package is receiving rave reviews across the board this morning. Bond prices lower, stocks higher, oil higher, gold higher and the dollar getting whacked—it’s déjà vu all over again for the risk appetite crowd. Should we... Read more

FX Trading – Central Banks in Europe Exciting This Market

February 9, 2009
Today is interest rate day! That is, the Bank of England and the European Central Bank culminate their most recent monetary policy discussions and announce changes to their benchmark interest rates. The BOE actually just decided to cut rates a... Read more

FX Trading – We know it’s never easy and there is no Holy Grail, but…

February 6, 2009
...we are big believers that after following the chain of price action, sooner or later, it all comes back in some way to the rate of interest. Interest rates are the core of all things financial, though the link may... Read more

Markets Bounce Big, But Best Opportunities Still Reside on the Short Side…in Emerging Market Currencies!

February 5, 2009
After the worst week in its 112-year history, the Dow is staging a mighty rally. More importantly, it comes on the heels of strong stock-market surges in Europe and Asia. But is this strictly a dead-cat’s bounce or the beginning... Read more