September 7th, 2011 01:20:26 GMT

Stevens Optimistic But Sees Risks


The RBAs Stevens was surprisingly candid in today’s speech, just one day after the RBA decision. – Notes how the rise of emerging markets is “is overwhelmingly positive for us in net terms” despite struggles in developed world. – Says … Continue reading

Comments Off

September 6th, 2011 18:12:04 GMT

Kocherlakota: Inflation Key to QE3


The Minneapolis Fed leader continues to speak, saying: – He’s watching prices closely, more accommodation may be need if deflation re-emerges – He called low H1 growth “a big surprise” – Does not expect a recession – Recoveries from financial … Continue reading

Comments Off

September 6th, 2011 16:11:01 GMT

Swiss Reiterate Tough Talk


- The SNB is looking for a “substantial and sustained” weakening of CHF – It will no longer tolerate a EUR/CHF rate below 1.20 – Will enforce with “utmost determination” – Will buy in unlimited amounts  

1 Comment

September 6th, 2011 11:48:45 GMT

BIS seen selling EUR/USD up in 1.4140′s


We’re now at 1.4127. EUR/CHF still above 1.2000, presently at 1.2040, with USD/CHF taking up the slack. USD/CHF presently up at .8520. UPDATE:  Middle East also been selling EUR/USD in recent trade. And hedge fund selling too.


1 985 986 987 988 989 990 991 992 993 994 995 1,649

Central banks play a critical role in forex market trading by changes in policy that can impact money flows. The U.S. Federal Reserve Bank and others often purchase assets in the open market and directly impact interest rates through quantitative easing. Central banks can change expectations and decisions on interest rates banking institutions lend to each other depend on each country's economic outlook. Get the most updated real-time central bank news from the United States, the U.K. the Euro zone, Africa, the Americas and Asia daily at See the economic calendar and find the most relevant economic data events that can impact currency pairs you trade. Central Bank decisions can move markets, be the first to know by checking our real-time forex updates daily.


© Copyright 2014 ForexLive™  |  Advertise With Us  |  Login To Comment  |  Sitemap

HIGH RISK WARNING: Foreign exchange trading carries a high level of risk that may not be suitable for all investors. Leverage creates additional risk and loss exposure. Before you decide to trade foreign exchange, carefully consider your investment objectives, experience level, and risk tolerance. You could lose some or all of your initial investment; do not invest money that you cannot afford to lose. Educate yourself on the risks associated with foreign exchange trading, and seek advice from an independent financial or tax advisor if you have any questions.

ADVISORY WARNING: FOREXLIVE™ provides references and links to selected blogs and other sources of economic and market information as an educational service to its clients and prospects and does not endorse the opinions or recommendations of the blogs or other sources of information. Clients and prospects are advised to carefully consider the opinions and analysis offered in the blogs or other information sources in the context of the client or prospect's individual analysis and decision making. None of the blogs or other sources of information is to be considered as constituting a track record. Past performance is no guarantee of future results and FOREXLIVE™ specifically advises clients and prospects to carefully review all claims and representations made by advisors, bloggers, money managers and system vendors before investing any funds or opening an account with any Forex dealer. Any news, opinions, research, data, or other information contained within this website is provided as general market commentary and does not constitute investment or trading advice. FOREXLIVE™ expressly disclaims any liability for any lost principal or profits without limitation which may arise directly or indirectly from the use of or reliance on such information. As with all such advisory services, past results are never a guarantee of future results.