US President Donald Trump Hints at Bringing Back Gold as Money

US President Donald Trump Hints at Bringing Back Gold as Money






US President Donald Trump Hints at Bringing Back Gold as Money $GLD We have the Gold, so bringing back the Gold Standard would not be very hard to do. Inside President Trump’s speech at CPAC was what an intriguing observation: “Global cooperation, dealing with other countries, getting along with other countries is good, it’s very […]






Investors Seek Safe Haven from Currency “Pain” in Gold

Investors Seek Safe Haven from Currency “Pain” in Gold






Investors Seek Safe Haven from Currency “Pain” in Gold $GLD, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP The other side of declines in the EUR, JPY and GBP in recent months has been a massive increase in gold buying as investors in Asia and Europe try to protect their wealth. The hunger for bullion is so strong that purchases […]






FLASH Update: China “Grand Champions” of Currency Manipulation

FLASH Update: China “Grand Champions” of Currency Manipulation






FLASH Update: China “Grand Champions” of Currency Manipulation $CNY, $USD, $USDCNY FLASH: US President Donald Trump declared China the “Grand Champions” of currency manipulation Thursday, just a few hours after his new Treasury Secretary, Steven Mnuchin, pledged a more methodical approach to analyzing Beijing’s Fx (foreign exchange) practices. In an exclusive interview with Reuters, President Trump […]






Bitcoin Nears Record Highs

Bitcoin Nears Record Highs






Bitcoin Nears Record Highs Bitcoin Hits 3-year Peak, Nears Record High on US ETF Approval Talk Bitcoin hit its highest levels in more than 3 years Thursday and came within $3 of an all-time high, on speculation that the 1st Bitcoin ETF (exchange-traded fund) is set to receive approval from the US financial regulator. Traditional […]






Crowdfunding the Future, this is Just the Beginning

Crowdfunding the Future, this is Just the Beginning






Crowdfunding the Future, this is Just the Beginning Blockchain-based crowdfunding is becoming a huge phenomenon, with tens of millions of dollars pouring into different ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings) over the course of Y’ 2016, and Y 2017 is set to be an even bigger year as the technology matures. Like all new technologies and movements, […]






US Dollar ($) ⇨ Japanese Yen (¥)(USDJPY) Japan HEFFX Outlook

US Dollar ($) ⇨ Japanese Yen (¥)(USDJPY) Japan HEFFX Outlook






US Dollar ($) ⇨ Japanese Yen (¥)(USDJPY) Japan HEFFX Outlook Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 112.96. The projected upper bound is: 116.80. The projected lower bound is: 111.56. The projected closing price is: […]






US President Trump Set to Name China a ‘Currency Manipulator’

US President Trump Set to Name China a ‘Currency Manipulator’






US President Trump Set to Name China a ‘Currency Manipulator’ $USD, $CNY, $AAPL, $BA Experts warn investors that President Donald Trump will soon fulfill his campaign vow to label China a ‘currency manipulator’. “Some time in the next couple of weeks, we think it is likely that President Trump will declare China a currency manipulator […]






Bitcoin: What You Need to Know

Bitcoin: What You Need to Know






Bitcoin: What You Need to Know In Y 2009 a person dubbed Satoshi Nakamoto introduce the idea of Bitcoin, although the concept of crypto-currency stems from a Y 1998 publication by Wei Dai. What began as an idea for a way to create an economy outside the constraints of government quickly gained momentum and has […]






Mexico’s Peso Hammered as Donald Trump Explains “Wall” Policy

Mexico’s Peso Hammered as Donald Trump Explains “Wall” Policy






Mexico’s Peso Hammered as Donald Trump Explains “Wall” Policy $MXNUSD, $F, $GM, $TM Mexico propped up the Peso Thursday by selling at least $1-B in US currency in morning trading in an attempt to ease the prospect that President Elect Donald Trump’s policies will hurt the economy. Traders said that Mexico’s central bank made the […]






Bitcoin Rings in the New Year, Spikes to $1022

Bitcoin Rings in the New Year, Spikes to $1022






Bitcoin Rings in the New Year, Spikes to $1022 Bitcoin, the digital currency, kicked off this New Year by moving above $1,000 for the 1st time in 3 years late Sunday, having outperformed all central-bank-issued currencies with a 125% rise in Y 2016. Bitcoin is a web-based “cryptocurrency” that has no central authority,  instead it […]






Bitcoin Up on Uncertainty & Demand for Alternative Assets

Bitcoin Up on Uncertainty & Demand for Alternative Assets






Bitcoin Up on Uncertainty & Demand for Alternative Assets Bitcoin headed for its biggest weekly jump since June as rising geopolitical risks boosted demand for alternative assets. The cryptocurrency surged 15% on the week to $900.40 in Hong Kong driving its gainer this year to 107%, data show. The last time it was at such […]






US Dollar ($) ⇨ Chinese Yuan (CN¥)(USDCNY) HEFFX Trading Outlook

US Dollar ($) ⇨ Chinese Yuan (CN¥)(USDCNY) HEFFX Trading Outlook






US Dollar ($) ⇨ Chinese Yuan (CN¥)(USDCNY) HEFFX Trading Outlook China Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 6.94. The projected lower bound is: 6.87. The projected closing price is: 6.90. FOREX CNY= closed down -0.006 at 6.898. Volume was […]






Australia Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(AUDUSD) HEFFX Trading Outlook

Australia Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(AUDUSD) HEFFX Trading Outlook






Australia Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(AUDUSD) HEFFX Trading Outlook Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 66.54. The projected lower bound is: 64.31. The projected closing price is: 65.43. AUTWI closed up 0.100 at 65.400. Volume was -0% below […]






China Trying to Halt Capital Outflows, Market Bears “Smell Blood”

China Trying to Halt Capital Outflows, Market Bears “Smell Blood”






China Trying to Halt Capital Outflows, Market Bears “Smell Blood” $USDCNY China’s increasingly aggressive measures to clampdown on capital outflows has not gone unnoticed by US hedge-fund manager Kyle Bass. Mr. Bass is famed for his successful bet against the US housing market in the global financial crisis of Y’s 2007-2008, so markets monitor his […]






EURUSD Headed Lower

EURUSD Headed Lower






EURUSD Headed Lower FOREX EUR= closed down -0.004 at 1.059. Volume was 60% above average (neutral) and Bollinger Bands were 115% wider than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 1.062 1.064 1.057 1.059 150,293 Technical Outlook Short Term: Oversold Intermediate Term: Bearish Long Term: Bearish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 1.08 1.10 1.12 Volatility: […]






RMB Yuan Weakens, China Purchasing Gold Overseas

RMB Yuan Weakens, China Purchasing Gold Overseas






RMB Yuan Weakens, China Purchasing Gold Overseas $GLD, $SLV, $USDCNY As the RMB Yuan retreats, China is buying Gold. The world’s biggest consumer of the precious Yellow metal raised bullion imports from Hong Kong in September for the 1st time in 4 months as investors sought to diversify their assets on prospects for further currency […]






Dubai to Use Blockchain Technology for All Government Documents

Dubai to Use Blockchain Technology for All Government Documents






Dubai to Use Blockchain Technology for All Government Documents The Dubai government is seeking to position the emirate as a leader in blockchain technology Dubai has announced plans to use blockchain, the database technology behind crypto currency Bitcoin, for all government documents by Y2020. Dubai Media Office said in a tweet the strategy was launched […]






China Scraps Asset Allocation Restrictions on Foreign Investors

China Scraps Asset Allocation Restrictions on Foreign Investors






China Scraps Asset Allocation Restrictions on Foreign Investors China’s securities regulator said last Friday it has removed asset allocation restrictions on qualified foreign investors to allow them greater freedom to invest. In principle, neither the allocation mix for investors under the Qualified Foreign Institutional Investors (QFII) nor the RMB-denominated Qualified Foreign Institutional Investors (RQFII) programs […]






Bank of China Designated as RMB Yuan Clearing Bank in US

Bank of China Designated as RMB Yuan Clearing Bank in US






Bank of China Designated as RMB Yuan Clearing Bank in US $BACHF The People’s Bank of China announced Tuesday that Bank of China (OTCMKT:BACHF) is designated as the RMB Yuan clearing bank in the United States. This represents another Key milestone in the process of RMB internationalization, and a step forward for Sino-US financial cooperation. […]






Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(EURUSD) Trading Outlook

Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(EURUSD) Trading Outlook






Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(EURUSD) Trading Outlook HEFFX Notes Euro Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 1.13. The projected lower bound is: 1.10. The projected closing price is: 1.12. FOREX EUR= closed up 0.000 at 1.115. Volume was […]






The US Has “Tremendous Power”over China

The US Has “Tremendous Power”over China






The US Has “Tremendous Power”over China Donald Trump says the United States has “tremendous power” over China because the world’s 2nd-largest economy depends on American prosperity and because of Beijing’s ownership of a staggering amount of US debt. “They suck the blood out of us and we owe them money,” Donald Trump said Monday. “We […]






US Dollar ($) ⇨ Chinese Yuan (CN¥)(USDCNY) Trading Outlook

US Dollar ($) ⇨ Chinese Yuan (CN¥)(USDCNY) Trading Outlook






US Dollar ($) ⇨ Chinese Yuan (CN¥)(USDCNY) Trading Outlook HEFFX Notes Chinese Yuan Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 6.63. The projected upper bound is: 6.71. The projected lower bound is: 6.64. The projected […]






WB Issues “Mulan Bonds” in China, Issue Oversubscribed

WB Issues “Mulan Bonds” in China, Issue Oversubscribed






WB Issues “Mulan Bonds” in China, Issue Oversubscribed The World Bank (WB) Wednesday issued landmark bonds denominated in special drawing rights (SDR) in China’s interbank market. The 3-year SDR bonds worth SDR 500-M SDR (US$700-M) were billed as “Mulan bonds.” China’s RMB Yuan, or renminbi, will be used as the settlement currency. It is the […]






Australian Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(AUDUSD) Trading Outlook

Australian Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(AUDUSD) Trading Outlook






Australian Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(AUDUSD) Trading Outlook HEFFX Notes Australian Dollar Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 0.75. The projected upper bound is: 0.78. The projected lower bound is: 0.75. The projected […]






Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(EURUSD) Trading Outlook

Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(EURUSD) Trading Outlook






Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(EURUSD) Trading Outlook HEFFX Notes Euro Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 1.13. The projected lower bound is: 1.10. The projected closing price is: 1.12. FOREX EUR= closed up 0.002 at 1.116. Volume was 21% […]






US Dollar ($) ⇨ Japanese Yen (¥)(USDJPY) Trading Outlook

US Dollar ($) ⇨ Japanese Yen (¥)(USDJPY) Trading Outlook






US Dollar ($) ⇨ Japanese Yen (¥)(USDJPY) Trading Outlook HEFFX Notes Japanese Yen Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 104.89. The projected upper bound is: 104.37. The projected lower bound is: 98.00. The projected closing […]






Australian Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(AUDUSD) Trading Outlook

Australian Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(AUDUSD) Trading Outlook






Australian Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(AUDUSD) Trading Outlook Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 0.75. The projected upper bound is: 0.79. The projected lower bound is: 0.75. The projected closing price is: 0.77. […]






Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(EURUSD) Trading Outlook

Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(EURUSD) Trading Outlook






Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(EURUSD) Trading Outlook HEFFX Notes Euro Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 1.14. The projected lower bound is: 1.10. The projected closing price is: 1.12. FOREX EUR= closed up 0.006 at 1.117. Volume was 25% […]






Australian Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(AUDUSD) Trading Outlook

Australian Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(AUDUSD) Trading Outlook






Australian Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(AUDUSD) Trading Outlook HEFFX Notes Australian Dollar Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 0.75. The projected upper bound is: 0.79. The projected lower bound is: 0.75. The projected closing […]






HANG SENG INDEX (INDEXHANGSENG:HSI) HEFFX Outlook

HANG SENG INDEX (INDEXHANGSENG:HSI) HEFFX Outlook






HANG SENG INDEX (INDEXHANGSENG:HSI) HEFFX Outlook HEFFX Notes Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 21,259.23. The projected upper bound is: 22,900.55. The projected lower […]






CNY Heffx Outlook

CNY Heffx Outlook






FOREX CNY/USD For 8/4/2016 5:00 AM the closing price was 6.6363. Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 6.64. The projected lower bound is: 6.63. The projected closing price is: 6.64. Rex Takasugi – TD Profile Analysis of FOREX CNY= (CNY=)  as […]






JPY Trend remains sideways

JPY Trend remains sideways






FOREX USD/JPY For 8/4/2016 3:00 AM the closing price was 101.1000. Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 101.56. The projected lower bound is: 100.59. The projected closing price is: 101.08. Rex Takasugi – TD Profile Analysis of FOREX JPY= (JPY=)  as […]






Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($) (EURUSD) HEFFX Trading Outlook

Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($) (EURUSD) HEFFX Trading Outlook






Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($) (EURUSD) HEFFX Trading Outlook Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($) HEFFX Notes Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 1.14. The projected lower bound is: 1.09. The projected closing price is: 1.11. FOREX EUR= […]






Key World Stock Markets Briefing

Key World Stock Markets Briefing






Key World Stock Markets Briefing $DIA, $DAX, $GLD, $SLV, $USO, $OIL Disappointment over the central banks’ actions in the last week resulted in the markets’ risk off stance and a certain amount of selloff. The search for a new trigger is on but nothing significant is seen just now. DJIA at 18313.77, -0.49% is seeing […]






US Dollar ($) ⇨ Chinese Yuan (CN¥)(USDCNY) HEFFX Update

US Dollar ($) ⇨ Chinese Yuan (CN¥)(USDCNY) HEFFX Update






US Dollar ($) ⇨ Chinese Yuan (CN¥)(USDCNY) HEFFX Update Chinese Yuan HEFFX Notes Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 6.66. The projected lower bound is: 6.59. The projected closing price is: 6.63. FOREX Chinese Yuan= closed down -0.018 at […]






British Pound (£) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(GBPUSD) HEFFX Update

British Pound (£) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(GBPUSD) HEFFX Update






British Pound (£) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(GBPUSD) HEFFX Update HEFFX Notes Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. The projected upper bound is: 1.40. The projected lower bound is: 1.27. The projected closing price is: 1.33. FOREX GBP= closed down -0.000 at 1.335. Volume was […]






HEFFX HSI (Hong Kong) Outlook

HEFFX HSI (Hong Kong) Outlook






HANG SENG INDEX closed down -282.971 at 21,891.369. Volume was 7% above average (neutral) and Bollinger Bands were 29% wider than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 22,055.94922,152.75021,830.46121,891.3691,799,493,888 Technical Outlook Short Term: Overbought Intermediate Term: Bullish Long Term: Bullish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 21,973.15 20,910.05 20,961.51 Volatility: 12 21 24 Volume: 1,564,683,520 1,759,045,504 […]






EURUSD, USDJPY Forex Technical Analysis (Daily)

EURUSD, USDJPY Forex Technical Analysis (Daily)






EURUSD, USDJPY Forex Technical Analysis (Daily) EURUSD Euro Current mark – 1.1085 EURUSD: Current pullback after 1.1120 peak should be considered corrective, preceding another rise towards 1.1190 resistance area. Key support lies at 1.1030-40. Resistance Support intraday intraweek intraday intraweek 1.1120 1.1190 1.1030 1.0910 1.1190 1.1415 1.0960 1.0820 USDJPY Japanese Yen Current mark- 103.86 The sell-off […]






HEFFX AUD (Australia) Outlook

HEFFX AUD (Australia) Outlook






FOREX AUD= closed up 0.000 at 0.750. Volume was 98% below average (consolidating) and Bollinger Bands were 42% narrower than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 0.750 0.751 0.750 0.750 1,740 Technical Outlook Short Term: Neutral Intermediate Term: Bearish Long Term: Bullish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 0.75 0.74 0.73 Volatility: 8 15 15 […]






HEFFX EUR (Europe) Oulook

HEFFX EUR (Europe) Oulook






FOREX EUR= closed up 0.007 at 1.106. Volume was 3% below average (neutral) and Bollinger Bands were 47% narrower than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 1.098 1.106 1.096 1.106 75,296 Technical Outlook Short Term: Neutral Intermediate Term: Bearish Long Term: Bearish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 1.10 1.12 1.11 Volatility: 8 12 11 […]






IMF Prepares for Inclusion of China’s RMB in its SDR Basket

IMF Prepares for Inclusion of China’s RMB in its SDR Basket






IMF Prepares for Inclusion of China’s RMB in its SDR Basket $CNY, $USD, $GBP, $EUR, $JPY The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Monday announced its board decision to amend the rounding methodology for determining currency accounts in the Special Drawing Right (SDR) basket, in order to make technical preparations for the inclusion of the Chinese currency, […]






HEFFX Thai Baht Trading Outlook

HEFFX Thai Baht Trading Outlook






FOREX THB= closed up 0.010 at 35.020. Volume was 96% below average (consolidating) and Bollinger Bands were 42% narrower than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 35.020 35.050 34.990 35.020 225 Technical Outlook Short Term: Neutral Intermediate Term: Bullish Long Term: Bearish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 35.01 35.28 35.51 Volatility: 4 4 5 […]






US Dollar ($) ⇨ Hong Kong Dollar (HK$)(USDHKD) Trading Outlook

US Dollar ($) ⇨ Hong Kong Dollar (HK$)(USDHKD) Trading Outlook






FOREX HKD= closed up 0.001 at 7.756. Volume was 99% below average (consolidating) and Bollinger Bands were 40% narrower than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 7.755 7.756 7.755 7.756 62 Technical Outlook Short Term: Neutral Intermediate Term: Bearish Long Term: Bearish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 7.76 7.76 7.76 Volatility: 0 0 1 […]






No Growth in Global Economy, Cash is King, Gold Shines

No Growth in Global Economy, Cash is King, Gold Shines






No Growth in Global Economy, Cash is King, Gold Shines $GLD, $SLV Looking at the global economy today we see several worrying developments. Currency devaluations and negative interest rate policies, + slow-to-no economic growth in both developed and developing economies. Experienced investors are trying to make “heads or tails” of today’s financial markets. The Big […]






China Implements Fx Trading Reforms

China Implements Fx Trading Reforms






China Implements Fx Trading Reforms $USDCNY The RMB Yuan is facing renewed devaluation pressure over expectations of a US Fed rate hike, but a large RMB Yuan devaluation is unlikely as China continues its market-oriented Fx (foreign exchange) reform. The central parity rate, or the fixing rate of the Chinese currency, had been weakening since […]






US RMB Yuan Trading, Clearing Advocates Rally the Need

US RMB Yuan Trading, Clearing Advocates Rally the Need






US RMB Yuan Trading, Clearing Advocates Rally the Need The US market’s USD-centric approach is changing with the RMB Yuan becoming more internationalized. The heads of a US working group formed to push use of the Chinese currency in the United States claim that expanding RMB trading and clearing there will help both the Chinese […]






Analyst’s: Some Key Reason To Buy Gold

Analyst’s: Some Key Reason To Buy Gold






Analyst’s: Some Key Reason To Buy Gold Some of the Key reasons why one analysts/author says that Gold is a good buy right now, as follows: “Negative interest rates reduce the cost of carrying gold and are, at least theoretically, inflationary. But it’s the cost of carry that is most compelling as a reason to […]