Entries by Ryan Littlestone

Joining up the dots ahead of the FOMC

A quick trading preview of Wednesday’s US Fed FOMC meeting Tomorrow’s meeting is pretty straightforward. No policy change is expected, and the dots are expected to shift to indicate a change in the median to two or even one cut this year.

When the ECB cuts rates what happens to EUR next?

A cut may be a done deal but how will the Euro react? Forward guidance in the form of countless ECB governing council members telling us countless times that a cut in June is coming should have sucked all the volatility out of Thursday’s ECB meeting. However, the market is always looking forward and so […]

Enter our biggest ever US NFP competition

We have the motherload of all US NFP competition prizes this month Boy, do we have a treat for you this month. We’re always humbled that you want to take part in our competition so we wanted to ramp things up and bring you free access to some of the great resources we use and […]

The BOE trading cheat sheet

What to watch for in the BOE announcement There’s likely to be no mon pol changes so it’s all about the forward guidance. Firstly, the votes. Last time (March) it was 8-1 for leaving rates unchanged and we saw the two hawks moving from hikes to keeping rates unchanged. The market is largely expecting 8-1 […]

The mother of all data points!!!!!!!

Trading the US CPI data Once again we have a data point being built up into the biggest thing ever since the last biggest thing ever. Is it important? Of course but is it a game changer? I doubt it. What we’re trading regarding the Fed right now is when and how many cuts there […]

Kick off your trading in Q2 with a free prize

The Forex Analytix US Non-farm payrolls competition is up and running We’re a quarter of the way through 2024 already and time seems to be flying by. We’re ready to hand out 3 free 1 month passes to the Forex Analytix platform and chatroom, a veritable hive of excellent traders. All you have to do […]