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20-year business journalist previously based in Moscow, London and Beijing. Considerable real-time newsdesk experience and sometime speaker of Mandarin and Russian now slowly making headway in Danish.
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  • 17h
    fxtime fxtime
    Great piece Stephen :-)
    The thought of Trump even reading Adam Smith made me LOL.
    17h
    C.A.L. gr C.A.L. gr
    Excellent article! Unfortunately the voices of sanity and reason seem to be out of favor, for the time being at least. Brexit, Trump and at a smaller...
    16h
    Krunil48 Krunil48
    I got the impression that Junker of the EU appears to have softened his tone since Theresa May's speech. For too long it has been the EU...
  • 17h
    fxtime fxtime
    I see Mike also has a comparison article for Trump this time JFK being the younger newbie replacing older eisenhower to the current older replacing 55yr Obama....interesting...
  • 23h
    Market Predator Market Predator
    The lady from APAC team has very kind voice ♥♥
    17h
    John J Hardy John J Hardy
    The Trump inauguration time window is 1130-1230 EST in USA, which is 1630-1730 GMT and 1730-1830 CET
  • 1d
    thewickedwiz thewickedwiz
    The problem here is that Obama was opposed at every turn by the Republicans!
    So any failures are due to the Republicans but this is not recognised widely.
    Trump...
  • Article / Thursday at 8:00 GMT

    Morning Markets: Yellen the 'hawk' reinvigorates dollar

    Managing editor, TradingFloor.com / Saxo Bank
    Denmark
    Morning Markets: Yellen the 'hawk' reinvigorates dollar
    It was a welcome return to fundamentals overnight after a puffed-up Janet Yellen signalled an earlier rate rise than expected on the back of a 2.1% rise in inflation in December. The pervasive influence of politics will soon reassert itself nevertheless as we build into Friday's big show in Washington D.C.
    Read the article
  • 2d
    fxtime fxtime
    Very valid point about size of contracts....I prefer to only short VIX when it is at market extremes though. But as you say there are many scenarios....
    1d
    Market Predator Market Predator
    @Gerogio: as "Options ambassador" you do great Job for Saxo. I'm looking forward to new WOW with Russell Rhoads. I wish you keep aim to stop smoking!...
    1d
    Georgio Stoev Georgio Stoev
    Thank you both for following and your comments.
  • 1d
    zefy zefy
    ...with Zero sum applied of course...
    23h
    fxtime fxtime
    Absolutely. The last rolling 90 trades made the +1 trade net result 86 times and four duff trades totalling 18pts or if you prefer average loss was...
    23h
    fxtime fxtime
    Obviously only trade on liquid days. I suspect will be illiquid as the Trump speech occurs at 17:00hrs gmt so we effectively ignore this set up today....
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