Muddled, Murky, but Weekend Virus Relief Success Expected

The following is Tuesday’s status check from Mace News of developments in the US that can influence economic, health and political outcomes: The general public, the markets, social service providers, food pantries and shelter providers were left reading between the lines Tuesday as they tried to decode the scant signals being sprinkled like bread crumbs […]
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US Treasury to Borrow $1 Trillion More, Maybe $2 Trillion

The following is Monday’s status check of developments in the US that can influence economic, health and political outcomes, collated by Mace News: Phase 4 or otherwise known as the next coronavirus relief legislation is slowly – very slowly – coming together on Capitol Hill, with two and a half hours of talks Monday ending […]
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Another Day, Another 1,000 US Virus Deaths

The following is Friday’s status check of developments in the US that can influence economic, health and political outcomes from Mace News:: Hours of testimony by the nation’s pandemic experts before the House virus oversight committee Friday should have updated the nation with a factual treasure trove of information but instead was mostly a politicised […]
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COVID-19 Resurgence to be Weighed in July Data

The coming week’s July data will be scrutinised for any early effects of the COVID-19 resurgence, with the highlight of the week being Friday’s monthly employment report. The combined 7.5 million payrolls gain in May and June only began to scratch the surface of offsetting the 22.2 million total decline seen in the first two […]
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The 2020 Readers Choice Digital Markets Awards Winners

The 2020 Digital Markets Awards, voted for by Profit & Loss’ readers, attracted more that 7,000 votes across the categories – a new record for these awards. This year, for the second time, readers were able to vote for three digital assets-related categories, as well as the more traditional FX segments. The results were as […]
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Data Preview: After Partial Recovery in May; Focus Turns to June

After solid improvement in the May US data released over the last two weeks, the focus in the coming week turns to the early-June regional conditions data. June readings from the New York Fed and Philadelphia Fed released this previous week indicated continued improvement, with the Philadelphia Fed’s reading indicating positive growth in the region […]
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To Cross, or Not to Cross?

It is one of the oldest questions facing a trader – how best to work out of a position involving two currencies that are rarely, if at all, supported by most market participants. In the deep and distant past, when FX markets were predominantly voice-traded and risk was managed on a deal-by-deal basis, this question […]
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NCFX Fix Study Highlights the “Probabilities of Ruin”

A new study by New Change FX (NCFX) studies the cost outcomes of using the London 4pm WM Fix and while it is important to note that the company also offers a benchmarking of transactions service, the study indicates that the cost of trading at 4pm far outweighs the benefits on a 15/1 ratio. To […]
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Mosaic Smart Data Launches FX Analysis Service

In conjunction with CLS Group and Japanese bank MUFG, Mosaic Smart Data is launching FXLiquidity, a new analysis service that looks at liquidity levels in foreign exchange markets and aims to provide the FX market FX market with transparency as the market continues to experience high levels of volatility. The data offers graphical views of […]
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In the FICC of It

Two guests for the price of one on this week’s podcast as Colin Lambert is joined by Keiren Harris, co-founder of Data Compliance LLC to discuss the recent first quarter results, and the future of, the inter-dealer broking industry. Lambert sees some interesting observations in the reports regarding how people are trading, while Harris discusses […]
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