Tuesday, December 2, 2014
by LMAX Exchange
LMAX Exchange CEO, David Mercer, states that the impact of High Frequency Trading is good for the FX market. There is no better time to be a customer in the market, the cost of trading has been driven down, allowing prices to become more accessible whilst providing a greater degree of price discovery than ever before.
Friday, January 30, 2015
by Research & Analytics
We are in the final day of trade for January and month end flows are always good enough reason for added volatility on the exchange, especially in the first month of the year. As we look back at the month, there have been many highlights, not the least of which being the SNB shocker to remove the 1.2000 EURCHF floor.
Chart Talk - Technical Overview of the Major Markets
Technical & Fundamental highlights
- Eurozone inflation
- second tier UK data
- SNB talk
- RBA decision
- US, Canada GDP
- “Key” level
- month end flows
- Solid demand
- US OIL (spot)
January performance v. US dollar (8:15GMT)
- Hasenstab Sees $3 Billion Vanish as Big Bet Sours, B. Corby, Bloomberg (January 29, 2015)
- Bill Gates on Dangers of Artificial Intelligence, P. Holley, Washington Post (January 29, 2015)
Friday, January 30, 2015
by Andy Harrison
USDJPY 118.28 | EURUSD 1.13192 | EURJPY 133.88 | AUDUSD 0.77632 | NZDUSD 0.72385 | USDCAD 1.26183 | EURCHF 1.04569 | USDCHF 0.92379 | GBPUSD 1.5066 | EURGBP 0.75129 |
Interbank Ranges as of 6am London time
USD/JPY 118.47 | 117.795
EUR/USD 1.13395 | 1.13165
EUR/JPY 134.195 | 133.56
AUD/USD 0.7798 | 0.7762
NZD/USD 0.7295 | 0.7264
USD/CAD 1.2634 | 1.2608
EUR/CHF 1.0465 | 1.04265
USD/CHF 0.9240 | 0.9205
GBP/USD 1.5083 | 1.5065[...]
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
by Nick Zeeb
I’ll be giving a talk called “Programming Bitcoin in Java” at Riga Dev Day on the 22nd of January.
The talk will cover:
What is Bitcoin?
How does it work?
How to use the bitcoinj open-source library
The future of blockchain technology
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