Trading strategy
Inconvenient fee structure applied to Forex (based on threshold) is key reason, why I trade predominantly CFDs at Saxo!
My Fx positions are most often FxOptions expired to spot.

I closely follow trader with nickname "fxtime"!
Check this, please:
https://www.tradingfloor.com/posts/time-matters-when-it-comes-to-transforming-trades-8584123
Biography
2016/09/20
https://www.tradingfloor.com/posts/current-p-l-2016-09-20-8076333

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  • Article / Yesterday at 15:36 GMT

    Does NAFTA spell 'Not Another Failed Trump Action'?

    FX Trade Strategist / www.Loonieviews.net
    Canada
    Does NAFTA spell 'Not Another Failed Trump Action'?
    Only the euro and sterling lost ground against the US dollar in a week dominated by a dysfunctional Trump administration that sparked worries that the president's whole economic agenda could be derailed. Meanwhile, talks to revise the NAFTA treaty got started this past week.
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    1d
    Market Predator Market Predator
    Hello Michael. Look at Oil. 3.3% gain on Friday with no data released! Have a great Weekend. 😜
    16h
    Sajor Sajor
    What about Mexico? Canada wants, US wants...
    10h
    Michael O'Neill Michael O'Neill
    Not enough space to do it justice.
  • Article / Yesterday at 13:37 GMT

    WCU: Gold shines, oil finding support

    Head of Commodity Strategy / Saxo Bank
    Denmark
    WCU: Gold shines, oil finding support
    The gains in equities from the easing of tensions over North Korea proved short-lived as political instability surrounding the Trump White House saw investors switch back to risk-off mode. In particular, gold benefited from this mood. Crude oil was lower on the week, but found support from a continued drop in US and global inventories.
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    1d
    carlosdemarch carlosdemarch
    super great report Ole!
  • 1d
    Blange Blange
    Very good question MP! Hope Ole Hansen can help us to understand this
    1d
    Ole Hansen Ole Hansen
    Hi MP and Blange. It looks like GCc1 is currently tracking Oct17 instead of Dec17 which is currently the contract with the most traded volume. I have...
    1d
    Market Predator Market Predator
    Hello Ole, thanks for your feedback. I'm adding next observation for: data guys. Let them to see Week chart.
  • Squawk / Yesterday at 7:23 GMT
    Head of Commodity Strategy / Saxo Bank
    Denmark
    Gold is having another go at key resistance at $1295/oz, a level which so far has been rejected on three previous occasions this year, most recently last week on heightened N.Korean tensions. This time round we are once again seeing multiple uncertainties from raised US political friction and weaker stocks combined with ECB's dovish twist and the Spanish terror attack.
    A break and a close above on the weekly chart is likely to trigger additional fund buying with the speculative position being relatively light compared with historic data.
    Look out for USD/JPY where a break below 108.80 could attract some additional supportive momentum.
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  • Squawk / Thursday at 17:54 GMT
    Hypothesis Testing
    United Kingdom
    Mean reversion trading can be applied to many many marketplaces. But drawdowns can be severe. Option traders always trade the extremes of market moves because they know it is safer....when volatility is for example at an extreme you would trade contrarian as you expect sooner or later you would volatility to return to average return to the mean and thus make your revenue. Combining both extreme moves and mean reversion techniques become IMHO a very worthwhile trade strategy. One for those who have known me too many years is a favourite trade scenario. Consider the sp500 currently a spread between last nights closing bell price and tonights if beyond 24pts would permit me to trade a mean reversion trade with the expectation that we will rally to the mean within 2 to 3 trading days max. Trade small as drawdowns can be grim but probability of success is insanely good!
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    2d
    fxtime fxtime
    This was one of the articles but as yet I can't find the more definitive ranges. Give me a bit of time though :-)
    https://www.tradingfloor.com/posts/walking-our-way-into-an-average-strategy-8253195
    2d
    Rogan Rogan
    Thanks mate, no rush :)
    1d
    kom75 kom75
    Thanks fx. Have a great evening guys:)
  • Squawk / Thursday at 11:35 GMT
    Head of FX Strategy / Saxo Bank
    Denmark
    ECB Minutes: the first headlines from the release of the ECB minutes include mention of the currency and the risk that the euro might strengthen more than justified from economic fundamentals, a risk of "overshooting" that has the euro immediately trading offered as it suggests that ECB moving guidance to a less accommodative stance in the future will depend on the market not pricing the euro too dearly. The minutes do point to a discussion of an incremental change to forward guidance, but there was also clearly little sense of urgency on a shift in guidance from an inflation perspective as a evidence of a pickup in inflation was seen as lacking.

    Remember that EURUSD was trading around 1.1500 going into the meeting from which these minutes have been issued. The next technical objective for EURUSD looks like the 1.1600 area, while the bull market is not threatened in a more structural way until down in the 1.1500-1.1450 area.
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