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Morning Call: Argentine, Turkish currencies sink
30 August 2018 at 8:33 GMT
Morning Call: EMs fail to hold their gains
29 August 2018 at 8:27 GMT
The week ahead in macro — #SaxoStrats
Kay Van-Petersen
09 July 2018 at 9:43 GMT
Why I am negative on the Turkish lira: Jakobsen
Steen Jakobsen
12 May 2016 at 12:19 GMT
Collins: My best and worst FX trades in 2015
29 December 2015 at 10:31 GMT
The 'extreme volatility' in Turkish lira
Lea Jakobiak
27 January 2014 at 14:58 GMT
Video / 29 December 2015 at 10:31 GMT

Collins: My best and worst FX trades in 2015

The best and worst trades Alan Collins had in 2015 both came down to the charts and trusting the technical signals.

The worst trade for Collins was when he overruled what the charts where telling him about, which direction GBPUSD was going. It cost him about 50 points on the trade, which he says it what happens when you don’t follow the signals.

Collins bet on the US dollar against the Turkish lira, where a bullish bias was established during the middle of 2014. Going into 2015, there was no sign that the positive trend was coming to an end and it turned out to be very successful trade.


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