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2 August 2019

Boris Johnson, Brexit and the Price of the GBP

While Boris Johnson's election by the Conservative Party as Prime Minister was expected, the repercussions for the Pound Sterling, Euro and other financial currencies will be difficult to predict. Mr Johnson has made it clear that under his leadership Britain will leave the European Union before or on the 31st of October - deal or on deal. Johnson’s can do and “crash through” mentality has the markets nervous. While ...(Read more)

2 August 2019

Why is Cryptocurrency so Popular?

Cryptocurrency has emerged in the last 10 years and continues to gain popularity among various sectors of the population. There are hundreds of different cryptocurrencies on the market with the more well-known ones being Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum, Dash and Ripple to name a few. To the uninitiated, cryptocurrency is difficult to understand. There is no physical currency. Everything is traded electronically, and the ...(Read more)

26 July 2019

Ten trading terms every trader needs to know

Entering the trading world for the first time can be a little daunting. Even the language appears foreign. People talk about spreads, pips, bears, bulls, volume and slippage and expect you to understand exactly what they mean. Without the proper preparation and knowledge you're going to be left flailing around trying to come to grips with the trading world and its language The first step to becoming a successful trad...(Read more)

18 July 2019

Key Economic Dates to Follow For Forex Traders

In the fast-paced world of Forex trading information is vital. Up to date information makes all the difference when it comes to predicting likely trading pair movements. An economic calendar will help you be prepared for the key reports issued across the world economy. Naturally, all eyes focus on the reports within the United States and key monthly dates are: The first week of the calendar month is chock full of new...(Read more)

9 July 2019

Mixed Reviews for Facebook’s New Cryptocurrency

Facebook's new cryptocurrency Libra, has been launched to a mixed reception. Many commentators hail the development as innovative and game changing while others suggest that it has been poorly thought out and may be vulnerable to exploitation and manipulation. Cryptocurrency has been on the radar for some years now, but has always suffered from brand awareness and security issues. While early adopters will readily pr...(Read more)

2 July 2019

Rising Middle East Tensions Push Gold Market Higher

The Middle East has been a source of constant tension for decades and the United States has been prominently involved in the Geopolitics of the region for many years. The region’s vast oil reserves, the competing religious beliefs and political views of countries within the region and the rise of the petro-dollar make a volatile cocktail that requires a steady political hand. The recent escalation in tension between ...(Read more)

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