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European Stocks Extend Record Highs on Stimulus Hopes

European Stocks Extend Record Highs on Stimulus Hopes

European Equities Surged to fresh records on Friday as increased hopes of more stimulus from the top central banks and a weaker Euro lifted stocks in the major indexes. The dollar strengthened against the Euro on Friday on comparatively better government debt Yields. “A period of weak U.S. data, a strong dollar—none of this currently
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European Stocks Edge Higher on Risk Appetite

European Stocks closed higher to reverse a two-day selloff on an increase in investor’s appetite for riskier assets offsetting lingering geopolitical concerns over Greece and the Middle East. The stocks had suffered steep declines in the previous two sessions weighed down by disappointing economic data in the US and continued tensions in the Middle East

Today’s Trading Edge: EUR/USD drops despite positive European headlines and tepid U.S. data

EUR/USD resumed the longer-term bearish trend after key data was released from both Europe and the United States, but price was unable to break the 1.08 handle.  Earlier in London, the euro rallied from the open low of 1.0819 to 1.0870 after euro-are economic sentiment climbed to the highest level since fourth quarter of 2011. 
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FOREX: European Ranges & Upcoming Economic Data

March 27, 2015 – Ranges in Europe for major currency pairs provided by WorldWideMarkets. Relevant upcoming economic data and events.  European Ranges – FX ranges since the European session began.test   EUR/USD USD/JPY GBP/USD EUR/GBP EUR/JPY AUD/USD NZD/USD USD/CHF EUR/CHF HIGH  1.0890  119.50  1.4915  0.7333  129.80  0.7807  0.7590  0.9693  1.0507 LOW  1.0800  119.10  1.4795  0.7265  129.00  0.7776
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Forex: European Ranges and Upcoming Economic Data

March 26, 2015 – Ranges in Europe for major currency pairs provided by WorldWideMarkets. Relevant upcoming economic data and events.  European Ranges – FX ranges since the European session began.   EUR/USD USD/JPY GBP/USD EUR/GBP EUR/JPY AUD/USD NZD/USD USD/CHF EUR/CHF HIGH  1.1053  119.42  1.4995  0.7385  131.05  0.7885  0.7665  0.9606  1.0545 LOW  1.0960  118.32  1.4870  0.7355  130.15  0.7799
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“Belief That European QE Will Work Is Far-Fetched,” Bill White Warns This Will “End Very Badly”

As the title of Hinde Capital's latest note ascribes, we are on "The Road to Nowhere," and this excellent discussion with former BIS Economic Adviser (and teller-of-the-truth) William White explains it all..   "I'm not sure [European QE] is going to do anything – certainly, nothing that's good. The fundamental problem here, as I see
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European Ranges and Upcoming Economic Data

      March 25, 2015 – Ranges in Europe for major currency pairs provided by WorldWideMarkets. Relevant upcoming economic data and events.    European Ranges – FX ranges since the European session began.   EUR/USD USD/JPY GBP/USD EUR/GBP EUR/JPY AUD/USD NZD/USD USD/CHF EUR/CHF HIGH  1.0995  119.75  1.4915  0.7385   131.40  0.7890  0.7670  0.9605  1.0510 LOW  1.0902  119.50
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European Ranges

            Today’s Economic Events   TIME   CURRENCY    EVENT        FORECAST        PREVIOUS 8:30am CAD   Core CPI M/M                0.6%                      0.2% 8:30am      CAD   Core Retail Sales

European Poker and the German Bluff

He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing  Dune, Frank Herbert  The dispute between Greece and its European lenders has not yet reached the point where the parties are frankly contemplating the results of their own intransigence.   Greece says it wants to remain within the euro but end its forced austerity.  Germany
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EURUSD Breaks 1.2400 Handle on European Central Bank Rate Decision

DailyFX.com – Talking Points: – European Central Bank leaves rates unchanged. – European Central Bank policy will reassess QE effects in the beginning of 2015. – EURUSD climbs to 1.2415. The European Central Bank decided to leave its main refinancing rate unchanged at a record low of 0.05%. ECB President Draghi adopted a dovish tone

European dollar gains

European currencies, sterling in particular, were already coming under pressure ahead of the European session, with the subsequent data enhancing the trend and pushing cable more than 1 big figure lower on the day to below 1.59. The weaker services PMI data provided the impetus to the renewed push lower, dragging EURUSD to below the
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