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NZDUSD Update – the power of the 73 handle

February 21, 2017

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Yes, I know I haven’t been as prolific recently with my posts, so here’s a quick one on NZDUSD. I was bullish on NZDUSD for 2016 – up until the weekly head and shoulders pattern set-up. The 0.73 level provided significant resistance as part of that H&S pattern, and price fell away from 73 down […]

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13th/1/2017 The affair between Peso, Trump and Loonie

January 13, 2017

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Happy New Year Traders, Well its fair to say that we’ve started 2017 in the same vein as we left 2016 – fake news, childish behaviour, global rumpus and market volatility…..and that’s just from the supposed adults. There are plenty of great tales to talk about at the moment but lets start with a simple, […]

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22/11/2016 – The Yen Party is well and truly over

November 23, 2016

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Hello traders, As most of you will know, when it comes to long-term trading I like to by strength and sell weakness. Therefore about a year ago I stated that I thought that 2016 would be the ‘year of the Yen’ as I felt that it would a) be a volatile year and b) the […]

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17/10/2016 – The relevance of USDMXN to US elections for a complete beginner

October 17, 2016

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Hey there, I wrote a piece a few weeks back on using the USDMXN rate as a proxy for the US elections. Someone asked for more insight so here’s a piece aimed at the beginner trader to give some further detail about why we’re watching it. So here’s a view of the US election via […]

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27th September – Following the US Presidential Elections through the medium of USDMXN

September 27, 2016

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Hello traders, Yes I know I have been less prolific over these summer months – I have, as my good friend told me, been ‘working like a one-armed bricklayer in Aleppo’. Make of that what you will. Anyway, here’s a big picture view that maybe of interest to some. Post Brexit the next big event […]

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4th July. Brexit: so what shall we do now?

July 4, 2016

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Ok, I promise this is my last Brexit piece. Promise. I have been intrigued over the last couple of weeks about the behaviour of the sullen, humiliated, defeated media. They have become convinced that the end of the world is neigh.  Furthermore the march of 40,000 pro-EU youngsters at the week-end was seen as some great […]

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1st July Post Brexit Views:Losers

July 2, 2016

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So in the previous posts I looked at what happened, followed by possible winners. If there are winners then there’s got to be losers. So lets take a look at some of them. Boris Johnson It’s all gone ‘a bit Pete Tong’ for old Boris hasn’t it? In what should be the crowning achievement of his […]

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7th March: Monthly Candles Part 4: BRICS & EM

March 8, 2016

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Here’s the final part of the Monthly candles review. Over the last 18 months to 2 years I have been increasingly exposed to, and traded and invested in, BRICS and EM currencies. Mostly I was still operating as a pure US Dollar trader and just taking advantage of that period of immense US dollar strength. Anyway […]

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7th March: Part 2 Monthly FX Candles (Video)

March 7, 2016

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Here’s a part 2 of the monthly candle review covering USD, CHF, JPY, AUD, NZD, CAD. Part 3 will be Indices & Commodities Part 4 (New) will be EM/BRICS currencies. Trade well Paul

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14/02/2016 Love is in the air (for Yen traders)

February 14, 2016

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Evening all, I trust you’ve all enjoyed a romantic Valentines Weekend. Clearly some of you have not, judging by the high stats of people viewing my site over this weekend! (Or maybe that’s just a new thing for couples to spend a starry-eyed evening watching trading videos? It’s a sad day if it is!) Anyway […]

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