What we’re reading: Banks owing money to borrowers; Japan biggest US creditor; Durckenmiller’s interview; Women on banknotes

Here you have a few articles that our content team has read this week and recommends you.

Gonçalo MoreiraGonçalo Moreira, CMT – Content Advisor

Tumbling Interest Rates in Europe Leaves Some Banks Owing Money on Loans to Borrowers

In monetary economics, the quantity theory of money states that money supply has a direct, proportional relationship with the price level.  That is, if the currency in circulation increased, there would be a proportional increase in the price of goods, what is called inflation.
In many countries now, banks will pay you for the privilege of borrowing money. This is a world in which banks don’t want your money. ZIRP – or below zero- politics  are intended to make banks averse to hoarding cash and force them to lend it to entrepreneurs. » Read more…

Second FX Congress in Moscow – We’re partner

FX Congress Russia 2015FXStreet is media partner of the second FX Congress that will take place on April 23 in Moscow. This B2B event is meant to be one of the biggest forex conference this year, a place where professional participants of the Forex market from Russia, Europe and CIS will gather. » Read more…

10 years of Webinars: Who are FXStreet’s longest running speakers?

longest runningThe other day when I wrote the post about Wayne McDonell’s new weekly webinars, I digged into our archives to find out when Wayne started to present webinars with us. And my curiosity went further: I checked other long running speakers on our website. Here is a list of those speakers who have been presenting webinars for the longest time (with interruptions in some cases):

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FXStreet Sessions: New London Group on Facebook

London CityWe’ve been hosting informal monthly meetings of traders for more than 2 years, in several cities around the world. We started through the famous “Meetup” communities, but the concept has evolved and changed, and the events have been renamed “FXStreet Sessions“. In order to provide a place for the members of these sessions to keep in touch, we’ve opened an FXStreet Sessions London group on Facebook. » Read more…

Conversations with Forex Experts

Conversations with Forex ExpertsForex analysts and professional traders write every day on FXStreet. It’s in fact one of the oldest thing we’re doing on FXStreet: offering space for contributors to provide articles and content to our users, the traders. They talk about what they consider important and interesting in currencies and other related markets. But then we also do it the other way round: WE ask them to answer the questions we (and hopefully our users) have about the current markets. That’s the “Conversations with Forex Experts” interviews.

FxPro and ForexTime jumped in

Since February 2011 we’ve been publishing interviews with analysts from FXCM and in 2014 XTB’s analysts joined the pool of experts. » Read more…

FXStreet News in Bloomberg Terminal

Bloomberg Terminal FXStreet News_cutFXStreet’s Forex news quality is once again underlined: not only do we have more than 7000 users who read them on our website every day but they are also integrated into Bloomberg’s terminal. A direct feed from Twitter’s FXStreetNews comes into the Bloomberg system, so all clients, traders and banks in the world get FXStreet News instantly. They can also set up alerts when we release a new piece of news. » Read more…

Gonçalo Moreira at the RoboTrader World

Goncalo Moreira_RoboTraderLast week Gonçalo Moreira, CMT and Content Advisor at FXStreet, was guest speaker at the RoboTrader World 2015 event in Madrid. He shared original ideas on how to automatize technical set-ups from all sorts.

“You can work with very standard indicators and settings and yet contextualize a particular technical event so that it becomes a meaningful strategic signal,” he said. From moving average cross-overs to candlestick pattern detection, the strategies shared by our CMT conveyed a deep technical knowledge in a very easy to understand way. » Read more…

New weekly trading webinars with Wayne McDonell

Wayne McDonellStarting this Friday, our star-guest speaker Wayne McDonell will present a WEEKLY webinar on FXStreet, called “Live Forex Strategy Session – Fundamental and Technical Analysis“.

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CNBC’s Guy Adami on FXStreet

Guy Adamy CNBC presenter Guy Adami will be interviewed by Dale Pinkert in FXStreet’s Live Analysis Room. Professional investor and trader, he is one of the original member of CNBC’s Fast Money TV program. That’ll be on Wednesday March 18th at 10:00 am ET – 14:00 GMT.

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Adami began his career at Drexel Burnham Lambert in 1986 where he worked on the floor of the New York Mercantile Exchange. In 1996, he joined Goldman Sachs’ commodity group, J. Aron as a vice president. » Read more…

Women and Trading: Happy Women’s Day!

Women and TradingThis is a fact: 95% of FXStreet users are men. This is not just us, trading is mostly a man’s world. So what about the 5% women? This Sunday, March 8th is the International Women’s Day. So let’s talk a bit about them.

Talking with Women Traders

More than 4 years ago, we did a series of interviews called “Women in Forex“, that was afterwards published in FX Trader Magazine. » Read more…