Wednesday, September 19, 2018

DIFC releases report on progress towards GCC monetary union

A new report assessing the progress being made by GCC countries to achieve the convergence criteria for a GCC Monetary Union (GMU) was...

Varengold Adds 15 Currency Pairs

Varengold Bank FX, a brand of Varengold Wertpapierhandelsbank AG, now offers trading in the South African Rand, Hungarian Forint, Polish Zloty, Czech Koruna, Norwegian...

ADGM Launches Crypto Asset Regulatory Framework

The new ADGM crypto framework instils proper governance, oversight and transparency over crypto asset activities Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), the International Financial Centre in...

Confirmed: Dollar Appreciation Hurts Emerging Markets

A strong dollar is not so good for emerging markets, according to new research co-authored by Valentina Bruno, an associate professor of finance at...

Angela Merkel insists that the euro will remain a strong

Angela Merkel, the German chancellor, has insisted that the euro will remain a strong and dependable currency. She told Al Jazeera's Jane Dutton that Germany...

Daily Forex Analysis

Following Friday's U.S. Employment figure, the best in three years, risk taking returned to the marketplace, according Forex analysis provided by ForexYard. Additionally, the...

Dollar Slide Continues

Interview and discussion with Daniel katzive of the Credit Suisse. He says that the dollar may continue to weaken but that depends on a...

Gold coins or faceless money (Part Two)

Just what do those bridges and windows on Euro banknotes mean...? So in trying to match ancient Rome's monetary reach, the Euro is running pretty...

UAE will not be party to GCC monetray union agreement

The UAE has decided not to take part in the proposed monetary union agreement between the states of the Gulf Cooperation Council, an official...

Investing in Currencies

Interview and discussion with Steven Pearson of the Bank of America - Merill Lynch. He discusses the Pounds domination against Dollar in the economy....

Trillion is The New Billion

One Trillion Dollars Visualized from www.mint.com It's official, trillion is the new billion! No longer is government spending around the world talked about in terms of...

Cryptocurrencies See Short Term Bubble; Long Term Staying Power

The valuations and varieties of crypto-assets now available have raised fears of an overheated market However, with smart regulation and further innovation, crypto-assets...

Currency Outlook – Seeing a U.S. Dollar Rebound

Analysis and Discussion with Brian Dolan of Gain Capital Group

Keeping the British Pound

To keep or to ditch the British Pound has been an ongoing debate in the UK since the introduction of the Euro, over...

The Currency Report – Talking Technicals

Dollar and Yen May Rise Should the S&P Decline

Who Is Propping Up The Bitcoin Market?

In a research note published in December, Deutsche Bank Global Financial Strategist Masao Muraki outlined the typical profile of a potentially large constituency of...

What Are Cryptocurrencies?

A potential new form of money that offers benefits while posing risks Hundreds of them have sprouted, with fanciful names like Primecoin, Dash, and Verge....

BNP’s Thio Says Euro’s Long-Term Outlook Still `Bleak’

Thio Chin Loo, a senior currency strategist at BNP Paribas SA, talks about the outlook for the euro after the European Union unveiled...