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Bitcoin Price Volatility Halts Futures Trading

Bitcoin Price Volatility Halts Futures Trading

Bitcoin futures launched on the CBOE overnight and immediately hit problems with price volatility causing two trading stoppages.

Crude Oil Prices Rebound After Plunge, Gold Looks Ahead to FOMC

Crude Oil Prices Rebound After Plunge, Gold Looks Ahead to FOMC

Crude oil prices are attempting to recover after breaking a two-month uptrend. Gold prices are digesting losses and looking to the FOMC rate decision as the next key catalyst.

Asia Stocks Gain As Fed Meet Looms, Bitcoin Futures Start Trade

Asia Stocks Gain As Fed Meet Looms, Bitcoin Futures Start Trade

Asian markets were in the green as a new week kicked off. Investors were looking hopefully to the US Federal Reserve’s final monetary policy meeting of the year

NZ Dollar Jumps as RBNZ Gets New Governor, Yen May Fall Further

NZ Dollar Jumps as RBNZ Gets New Governor, Yen May Fall Further

The New Zealand Dollar soared after Adrian Orr was named as the next RBNZ governor. The Japanese Yen may fall further as risk appetite swells across the markets.

New Zealand Dollar Soars as Adrian Orr Gets RBNZ Top Job

New Zealand Dollar Soars as Adrian Orr Gets RBNZ Top Job

The New Zealand Dollar got a Monday boost from news that the search for the Governor of its home central bank was over, and that Adrian Orr would take up the post in March.

EUR/USD Technical Analysis: Selloff Stalls Above 1.17. Now What?

EUR/USD Technical Analysis: Selloff Stalls Above 1.17. Now What?

The Euro selling pressure struggled to sustain momentum after a 6-day losing streak brought the currency to the lowest level in three weeks against the US Dollar.

Optimism over ECB’s Growth and Inflation Forecasts Could Give Euro a Lift

Optimism over ECB’s Growth and Inflation Forecasts Could Give Euro a Lift

With PMI readings pointing to growth momentum at multi-years highs and inflation expectations at their highest level of 2017, an upgrade to the European Central Bank’s 2018 forecasts could help the Euro reverse some of its recent losses.

ASX 200 Technical Analysis: Evolving Pennant Trumps Double-Top

ASX 200 Technical Analysis: Evolving Pennant Trumps Double-Top

The ASX 200 offered two, divergent prospects a week ago. Now the range of possibilities seems to have narrowed to just one, which is good news for bulls.

Asia AM Digest: British Pound Drops Despite Brexit Breakthrough

Asia AM Digest: British Pound Drops Despite Brexit Breakthrough

The British Pound crumbled after touching an 18-month high following a breakthrough in Brexit negotiations, finishing the week broadly lower against other major currencies.

S&P 500, DAX, FTSE Face CB-risk with FOMC, ECB, BoE Meetings

S&P 500, DAX, FTSE Face CB-risk with FOMC, ECB, BoE Meetings

This coming week highlights three central bank meetings, with the FOMC expected to raise rates on Wednesday, while we’ll hear from the ECB and BoE on Thursday.