Category Archives: Economic News

Collapsing Global Trade Growth Foreshadows Crash (2)

If you want to become successful as a Forex trader, you have to educate yourself continually on the markets and trends. One of the factors that highly influences the prices of currencies in the Forex markets is the economic news releases. Although everything is tied to an economic cycle with its unique data points, some things that are not directly monetary in nature may have an effect on the price of currencies. While the oil boom of the ’70s brought in billions of petrodollars, most of the country’s population remained untouched by the new-found prosperity, thanks to widespread political corruption and catastrophic economic mismanagement. Unrivaled, deep and consistent global economic data coverage, delivered with critical timeliness to power your decision-making. Powered and implemented by Interactive Data Managed Solutions News provided by The Associated Press. In this digital age the need to have news almost as fast as it occurs proved …

Negative Economic News Over The Top

All Thomson Reuters websites use cookies to improve your online experience. The US government is borrowing trillions of dollars to finance its debt, while increasing money supply immensely leading to inflationary concerns, when inflation goes up, gold skyrockets. Weakness in real GDP growth during the first quarter of 2016 was due to a decline in inventory and non-residential fixed investment, declining state and local government expenditures, and a continuing deterioration in our trade balance. The 2nd Annual Capital Region Business Forum is taking place in the nation’s capital, where the governors of Maryland and Virginia will gather to talk about economic issues. Some incidents may turn a technical Forex trader into a fundamental trader because the trader knows the economic factors that will cause volatility in the price of the currency, and wants to profit from a subsequent movement. This information revolution is what’s causing the layoffs in the newspaper …

Venezuela’s Prisoners STARVE To Death In Jails Amid Economic Collapse (2)

As currencies from different countries interact in the Forex market they will face periods of appreciation or depreciation in their value respect to other currencies being traded in the global currency markets. For example a great depreciation can happen when driven by the panic of bad economic news in a country, most holders of the currency start trading it for more secure assets causing the currency of that country to depreciate; as for the ruble against the U.S dollar in the 1998 crisis in Russia.

Once you have access to a fast news data feed at Bloomberg then you can track the news and then determine the significance of the economic news report being released for the particular currency pair you are trading, if the news are not important, do not trade the pair.Economic News

LONDON, England (CNN) – World stock markets were in decline again Tuesday, a day after the …

The World Of Economics (3)

If you have been watching the news and reading the newspapers obviously you have seen the heavy handed negative press when it comes to the economy. In order to take full advantage of this strategy you need a very fast news data feed such as those provided by Bloomberg because you’ll always want to get in the trade before the move begins. Access market-moving, leading economic indicators directly from primary in-country sources, to obtain the most current and accurate data on national economic activity for 160 countries. When considering the release of economic news as a source of profitable trades all forex traders try to take advantage of the difference between the forecasted and the actual economic number. This is likely to slow the FED’s plan of increasing the federal funds rate to more normal levels in 2016. The more demand for anything will lead to an increase in the …

Ikea Opens 21st Store In UK

The popular Swedish home and furniture store Ikea opened its 21st store in Exeter earlier this month.

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The retailer, which celebrated thirty years in the UK last year, has created 370 local jobs and is promoting this store as their most sustainable to date, which is good news for the increasing environmentally aware shopper.

The Future

The importance of sustainability is key to businesses in the modern world. The new Ikea store is leading the way by being the first branch to showcase solar panels, rainwater harvesting and ground source heating. The car park also has eight electric vehicle charging points and electric vans are included in their home delivery service, demonstrating Ikea are recognising the need to provide more for their customers.

The Shopping Experience

Consumers are being given more choice than ever before on both what they purchase and how they shop. Giving shoppers an experience …