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2017 unaudited performance

Well, 2017 has proven to be both a tough and opportunisitc year.

It was not easy to spot the trends and certainly event driven trading also proved to be challenging, however, we managed to close our trading books with an absolute performance of 147.49% 22 more words


14 Dec @ FOMC!

I wasn’t sure whether the FOMC will turn out like the BOE last month, but there was sufficient buzz in the market to suggest that it could be a volatile event. 113 more words


Even With Political Changes, Japan’s Economy Should Remain Strong

Masashi Murata, Global Currency Strategist, examines key political changes in Japan. He concludes that Abenomics is likely to continue to reign supreme in the foreseeable future, bolstered in part by a steady global economy and strong Japanese equities.

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13 Dec @ UK Claimant Count

Another sought after UK economic data.

I decided to place my straddle with the following details: –

GBPUSD; Stop if Offered at 1.3323, Spot at 1.3344, Stop if Bid at 1.3365… 69 more words


12 Dec @ UK CPI

Nowadays inflation data of all first world countries is an important economic data to watch out for. Today, is UK CPI.

I decided to place my straddle trade with the following details: – 61 more words


Deja Vu..........FOMC.........BOE....?

As it happened last month with the BOE, market decided to sell off the GBP when BOE announced the rate hike………….the classic rally on rumours and sell on fact. 127 more words


Internet of Things (IoT) & Financial Services Industry (FSI) Introduction

Gartner forecasts that, on a worldwide basis, “endpoints of the Internet of Things will grow at a 32.5% CAGR from 2013 to 2020, reaching an installed base of 25.0 billion units.” However, with the deployment of 25 billion new endpoints, the Deloitte analysis report suggests that as many as one-quarter of sensors deployed in 2013 could be of use to FSIs, rising to one-third in 2015 and then to about 50% by 2020. 1,515 more words