Entries Categorized as 'Wall Street Journal'

Currency Bets Cripple Companies

Date October 22, 2008

In an interesting twist of fate, currency bets are beginning to cripple the corporate sector. Apparently many corporations did not believe that the dollar would strengthen as much as it has. Yesterday, we learned that Citic Pacific lost more than $1.8B due to leveraged contracts on the Australian dollar and the Euro. Their contracts requires […]

In the Financial Papers: Today’s Top Forex News 07.22.08

Date July 22, 2008

Here is the “In the Financial Papers Radio Broadcast” (Length: 6:22 minutes). The player should load automatically. Please let me know if you like it. Contact Kathy Read my Daily report on DailyFX.com In the Financial Papers:   Podcast Covers: Paulson and Plosser Comments Fed Appears to Focus on Inflaiton Ahead of Growth Measures to […]

US Dollar: 5 Event Risks Not to Miss

Date July 14, 2008

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac’s developments continue to drive the price action for the currency market. Despite Paulson’s announcement yesterday that he will be seeking Congressional Approval for the authorization to buy stock in Fannie and Freddie and a higher credit line, currency and stock traders are still not convinced that this is enough. On […]

In the Financial Papers: Today’s Top Forex News 07.10.08

Date July 10, 2008

Here is the “In the Financial Papers Radio Broadcast” (Length: 7:48 minutes). The player should load automatically. Please let me know if you like it. Contact Kathy Read my Daily report on DailyFX.com In the Financial Papers:   Podcast Covers: Jobless Claims Drop Distorted by Seasonality Australian Employment Numbers Much Stronger than Expected Bank of […]

In the Financial Papers: Today’s Top Forex News 07.09.08

Date July 9, 2008

Here is the “In the Financial Papers Radio Broadcast” (Length: 6:01 minutes). The player should load automatically. Please let me know if you like it. Contact Kathy Read my Daily report on DailyFX.com In the Financial Papers:   Podcast Covers: Canadian Dollar Skyrockets After Housing Market Numbers and Oil Geopolitical Tensions Weigh on Euro – […]