Daily natural gas market update - 3 January [Institutional research preview]
Natural gas prices are in a steep freefall in today’s early trade following two weeks of heavy losses which have erased 2.125 or 32% from the spot contract.
Inflation Is the Solution: The Wisdom to Accept What We Should Not Change
This report will make the case that policymakers should find the wisdom to accept what they cannot change: inflation is not only secular, but it is also the medicine that the global economy needs to escape its debt trap and solve the generational inequalities which tear apart Western countries.
How to Buy US Dollars
The US dollar has risen to its strongest level for two decades thanks in part to safe-haven inflows amid geopolitical tensions and fears of rate hikes from the Fed. Discover the different opportunities with the US dollar.
Gold outlook 2022: Will precious metals get back on track after a lacklustre 2021?
There are sufficient tailwinds in the global economy and the possibility of further geopolitical tensions to give gold support, but not necessarily drive prices higher...
The impact of market volatility on performance for retail traders
Do traders perform better when markets are moving, or when they’re calm? We studied over 10,000 retail traders to uncover any trends when volatility was high – and when it wasn’t.
European Open: The FTSE’s Caught Between a Rock and a Hard Place
The FTSE 100 held above key support yet its apparent rebound lacked enthusiasm below key resistance. And until they break, range-trading strategies may be preferable.
How to trade the bullish engulfing pattern
Bullish engulfing patterns can offer precious insight into a possible new uptrend. Let’s examine what engulfing patterns are, and how they work – including how to trade both the bullish and bearish variants.
European Open: Is The Sell-Off Losing Steam or Just Pausing For Breath?
Whilst risk assets remained under pressure, there are signs that the risk-off tone has softened as bearish volatility remains on the low side.
European Open: Futures Point Lower, Gold Clings to Trend Support
The bearish sentiment on Wall Street last week has spilled over to Asian trade, with the majority of equity indices trading in the red.
European Open: RBNZ Halts Stimulus, UK CPI, BOC and Powell Testimony in Focus
The Kiwi Dollar was the star of the session after RBNZ vowed to halt its LSAP programme in two weeks. Now we find out if BOC will follow suit whilst Powell’s testifies to congress.
How to trade the three white soldiers pattern
To technical traders, the three white soldiers is a strong sign of an impending bullish reversal. Let’s take a closer look at how the pattern works, and how to trade it – as well as examining its bearish counterpart, the three black crows.