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Ashraf Laidi
London, UK
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4 years ago
Apr 15, 2014 0:59
In Thread: EUR

Draghi's ECB has found a new toy called "jawboning".

It will try experimenting with it and drive traders a bit crazy.

Once traders get realize there are no more tricks, they'll send it shooting upwards to test any new tricks.

1.4080-1.4120 is increasing possibility.


Ashraf
Ashraf Laidi
London, UK
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4 years ago
Apr 15, 2014 0:55
In Thread: JPY
Djellal,

Interesting targets. Care to give a timeframe?

In the long term, yen crosses and yields are seen going down not up. But i still have a few longs in USDJPY for my personal account.

Higher confidence trades remain Aussie crosses and GBPUSD

Ashraf
Ashraf Laidi
London, UK
Posts: 0
4 years ago
Apr 2, 2014 23:02
In Thread: EUR
Thanks for posting Djellal.

None of the "big" bank currency strategists know why ECB has not acted.

None of the "big" bank currency strategists know why they got their USD forecast wrong in Q1.

As I said many times before, Draghi wants to keep "hands off" mode as long as there is no crisis and no rising bond yields. So why resort to unusual policies such as QE or negative rates when Germans are opposed to these unless there is an emergency.

SO far, there is no emergency, and 0.5% CPI is not emergency.

Ashraf
Ashraf Laidi
London, UK
Posts: 0
4 years ago
Apr 2, 2014 11:57
City Index tops FXWeek’s 3-month & 1-month rankings of currency forecasts, ahead of banks & competitors.
http://twitpic.com/e03agt


Ashraf
Ashraf Laidi
London, UK
Posts: 0
4 years ago
Mar 31, 2014 12:27
Forget about the correlation between copper and the Aussie.

Here's WHEAT - AUSSIE

And APRIL SEASONALITY
http://www.cityindex.co.uk/market-analysis/market-news/26643842014/aussie-boost-from-wheat-prices/?cid=0000215115


Ashraf
Ashraf Laidi
London, UK
Posts: 0
4 years ago
Mar 28, 2014 10:06
In Thread: EUR

On Sunday, UK clocks go forward. GMT stays 4hrs ahead of ET (New York), while BST (London) becomes 5 hrs ahead of ET #clocksforward


Ashraf
Ashraf Laidi
London, UK
Posts: 0
4 years ago
Mar 20, 2014 18:15
In Thread: EUR
In reply to digi's post
And just like the euro, i dint think thats the big gold selloff that many are anticipating.

Ashraf
Ashraf Laidi
London, UK
Posts: 0
4 years ago
Mar 14, 2014 10:28
Those who read my book and the part about Gold/Oil ratio leading equity turns, check out the Gold/oil ratio now.

Ashraf
Ashraf Laidi
London, UK
Posts: 0
4 years ago
Mar 7, 2014 11:49