January 25, 2021

Fluctuations as a Trading Opportunity

Fluctuations as a Trading Opportunity

Everybody loves a good opportunity, and what better opportunity for a trader than markets fluctuations? With Bitcoin hopping between 30k and 40k USD, Crude Oil facing a potential correction, and European Stocks rising in the mix, indeed, there was a lot to analyse, so our Chief Market Analyst Naeem Aslam did exactly that for our…

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January 21, 2021

Episode 4 – 2021 Continues Where 2020 Left Off

Episode 4 – 2021 Continues Where 2020 Left Off

On our regular podcast, Naeem Aslam, our Chief Market Analyst, dissects key political and economic events and the potential effects these could have on financial markets and trading. In this episode of the podcast, we look at what we can expect from the markets in 2021, and what events look set to define the year. …

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January 20, 2021

Was Crypto giving off cryptic clues?

Was Crypto giving off cryptic clues?

That was certainly the detail that any trader with crypto king Bitcoin in the mix wanted to know. And crucially, to sense what could happen quickly enough to capitalise on it. Providing analytical food for thought as always was our Chief Market Analyst, Naeem Aslam. Here is what he had to say as 2021 made…

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January 19, 2021

AvaTrade Launches AvaOptions WebTrader

AvaTrade Launches AvaOptions WebTrader

Dublin: AvaTrade, an award-winning CFD broker – and among the largest and most regulated in the market – is proud to expand its innovative options trading services with the launch of AvaOptions WebTrader, a desktop platform for experienced traders seeking more flexibility and control over their risk. Building on the successful AvaOptions interface, AvaOptions WebTrader…

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January 15, 2021

Stock Market Breadth: Biden Calls For Stimulus Help

Stock Market Breadth: Biden Calls For Stimulus Help

President-elect Joe Biden revealed his stimulus plan worth $1.9 trillion dollar. The coronavirus rescue package calls for stimulus cheques, unemployment support, an increase in the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour and much more.  Asian Markets  The Asian stock market traded mostly flat on the final trading day of the week. The Shanghai index advanced 0.01%. The HSI index increased by…

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January 14, 2021

Fireside Chat with AvaTrade CEO Dáire Ferguson

Fireside Chat with AvaTrade CEO Dáire Ferguson

Whilst one of the most challenging years in history was drawing to a close, Finance Magnates was joined by Dáire Ferguson, CEO of online retail broker AvaTrade, to reflect on 2020 and what opportunities 2021 holds for the industry. It has been an interesting year for AvaTrade and for the markets in general. If I…

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January 11, 2021

A Flying Start To 2021

A Flying Start To 2021

As 2021 kicked off, Cryptocurrency King Bitcoin certainly made a bold statement, flexing its digital muscles above and beyond 40k USD. And as always, our Chief Market Analyst Naeem Aslam also flexed his muscles, analytical muscles to be exact, to bring the need to know to our Trading Community. Bitcoin and Ethereum were on the…

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January 5, 2021

2020 welcomed 2021

2020 welcomed 2021

2020 was undoubtedly a year for the history books; Coronavirus changed the fabric of society, turned routine upside down and re-wrote some rule books overnight. It also provided volatility, which is fuel for every great analytical mind; and our Chief Market Analyst Naeem Aslam has one of the sharpest minds out there. Here is what…

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December 30, 2020

Oil, Gold and Bitcoin on the run up to Christmas

Oil, Gold and Bitcoin on the run up to Christmas

As the festive period approached, for traders it was a reminder that 2020 was drawing to a close. And of course, globally, 2020 has been an absolutely significant one with the impact of COVID-19 that has failed to release its grip thus far. Our Chief Market Analyst looked at the events of the week to…

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December 28, 2020

Social trading: the latest way to trade?

Social trading: the latest way to trade?

As of 2019, the average daily social media usage of internet users worldwide amounted to 144 minutes per day, up from 142 minutes in the previous year. Given the whirlwind year that 2020 has been, with so many people stuck at home, it seems likely that the most recent data will be even higher. Social…

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December 16, 2020

The benefits of social trading in a volatile market

The benefits of social trading in a volatile market

By Dáire Ferguson, CEO, AvaTrade Trading financial markets can be a daunting prospect. Success requires both extensive knowledge and experience, and acquiring the necessary skills can take time. 2020 has seen a significant increase in retail trading, with new users clamouring to benefit from the current volatile economic climate. Yet while this presents the opportunity to net…

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December 15, 2020

From Volatility to Opportunity

From Volatility to Opportunity

Trading opportunity to be exact. And to be able to capitalise on any such opportunity safely, traders need to be armed with the very best analysis under their belt; and as we do each week, our Chief Market Analyst went over all the important events traders have to know about. We also revealed how the…

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December 15, 2020

AvaTrade Wins Best Tailored Professional Product 2020

AvaTrade Wins Best Tailored Professional Product 2020

We are proud to let you know that the Global Forex Awards have announced that AvaTrade has won their ‘Best Tailored Professional Products of 2020’ award. We would like to thank each and every one of you for voting for us, and hope that together we will reach new heights. The Professional Trader Awards 2020…

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December 9, 2020

Christmas 50% Spread Reduction Campaign

Christmas 50% Spread Reduction Campaign

This year Christmas came early: 50% Spread Reduction with AvaTrade’s ‘12 Stocks of Christmas’ Celebration! Planning on some exciting pre-holiday trading? Then prepare to be amazed by AvaTrade’s festive 12 days of Christmas celebration! Starting December 9th -24th, 2020, you will get a 50% spread reduction on some of the hottest stocks on the market….

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December 7, 2020

Indices, Cryptos and good old Gold!

Indices, Cryptos and good old Gold!

The Markets are vast, and with vast Markets that are also moving, trading opportunities are almost everywhere! To provide insight, enlightenment and savvy know-how, our Chief Market Analyst scoured the week with his analytical skills to bring the need to know to our Trading Community; via AvaTradeTV. He began with what might have been next…

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November 30, 2020

Bitcoin and Ripple in the Mix

Bitcoin and Ripple in the Mix

Cryptocurrencies are settling in as part of the furniture of the trading world, and thus our Chief Market Analyst took an in-depth look at Bitcoin and Ripple, alongside the long-standing players that are The Dow Jones, S&P500 and Gold; to name a few. The week began by casting analysis over what might be ahead for…

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November 26, 2020

The Countdown to Black Friday Begins

The Countdown to Black Friday Begins

The best kind of Friday is a black one, and from November 26th -30th every day is Black Friday here at AvaTrade. We are offering our clients a special promotion with 50% spread reduction on a selection of the hottest stocks. These stocks include: AMAZON* MACYS NORDSTROM WALMART* TARGET KOHLS BESTBUY Trade any of these popular…

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November 26, 2020

AvaTrade now supporting deposits via PayPal and RapidTransfer

AvaTrade now supporting deposits via PayPal and RapidTransfer

AvaTrade continues to grow its customer offering by adding PayPal and Rapid Transfer to its supported payment methods. Dublin: AvaTrade’s customers will now be able to make secure payments through both PayPal and RapidTransfer for FX and CFD trading transactions. In addition to the numerous payment options already available on AvaTrade’s platform, these latest offerings…

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November 24, 2020

Stock Futures Trade Sharply Higher, Ripple’s XRP Surging Again

Stock Futures Trade Sharply Higher, Ripple’s XRP Surging Again

President Trump has finally called his agencies and told them to cooperate as the General Services Administration acknowledged President-elect Joe Biden, winner of the presidential election. This news has powered up the risk-on rally as it has mitigated further risk for the stock markets. A formal process of transition of power has started now, and…

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November 23, 2020

Episode 2: Results of US Presidential Elections and the Changes We Can See in The Markets

Episode 2: Results of US Presidential Elections and the Changes We Can See in The Markets

“His denial was not unexpected, just ask Hillary Clinton”  Be sure to listen to Episode 2 of the AvaTrade podcast where Naeem Aslam, AvaTrade’s Chief Market Analyst will look at the key news events that are impacting the financial markets.  In this episode, we will look at how the results of the US presidential elections…

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November 18, 2020

Exclusive: AvaTrade Introduces New Social Trading App

Exclusive: AvaTrade Introduces New Social Trading App

Register Now Try Free Demo Forex and CFD broker, AvaTrade announced that it has launched a new innovative copy-trading solution to help users connect with other traders and industry experts. Dubbed AvaSocial, the newly built mobile application is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). The broker launched the app in partnership with Pelican Trading. AvaTrade aims to…

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November 17, 2020

AvaTrade launches new copy trading solution: AvaSocial

AvaTrade launches new copy trading solution: AvaSocial

Register Now Try Free Demo Dublin: AvaTrade, an award-winning CFD broker, announced today the exciting launch of its new copy-trading solution – AvaSocial. This innovative new copy and social trading solution benefits all traders, both new and existing, by allowing them to connect with each other to share and execute trades in one central network….

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November 16, 2020

Stock Futures Trade Higher, Boris In Quarantine

Stock Futures Trade Higher, Boris In Quarantine

European and U.S. futures are climbing higher as traders are cheering the news that there is sufficient opposition for another national lockdown in the U.S. President-elect Joe Biden’s advisors oppose the idea of a second national lockdown despite the increase in the coronavirus cases. The coronavirus situation over in the U.S. has deteriorated significantly, and…

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November 12, 2020

What is AvaSocial and Why Engage in Social Trading?

What is AvaSocial and Why Engage in Social Trading?

Register Now Try Free Demo Being a real success at trading the markets requires practice and time. The more you put in, the more you get out. But what if there was a way you could pick the brains of more experienced traders, who would do all the hard work for you? Perhaps you are…

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November 11, 2020

Episode 1: International Lockdowns and Their Impact on the Markets

Episode 1: International Lockdowns and Their Impact on the Markets

“There is Always a Bull Market Somewhere” Be sure to listen to Episode 1 of the AvaTrade podcast where Naeem Aslam, AvaTrade’s Chief Market Analyst will look at the key news events that are impacting the financial markets.  In this episode, we will look at the effect the latest international lockdown measures are having on…

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November 8, 2020

Best Global Forex Broker 2020 – FXScouts

Best Global Forex Broker 2020 – FXScouts

We are proud to share the news that FXScouts has awarded us “The Best Global Forex Broker 2020”. This is a highly credible award and a reputable website that helps people find brokers to work with, and educates them on the intricacies of the financial markets. FXScouts had some really nice things to say about…

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October 29, 2020

Listen to AvaTrade’s first podcast – Chief Market Analys!

Listen to AvaTrade’s first podcast – Chief Market Analys!

We are delighted to announce the launch of our new podcast, hosted by our Chief Market Analyst Naeem Aslam. The first episode focuses on increasing international lockdown measures, and what these signal for the markets. Thank you Declan McLaughlin, from our dealing room, for taking part in it 😊 You can listen to the podcast…

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October 27, 2020

Election Madness: 3 Days of 33% Spread Reduction!

Election Madness: 3 Days of 33% Spread Reduction!

Register Now Try Free Demo Take advantage of our festive 33% spread reduction on EURUSD, NASDAQ, S&P500, Dow Jones and Crude Oil! Hurry up, this promotion is valid for 3 days only (November 2nd– 4th, 2020). So, How The US Election Can Impact the Markets? More twists and turns than a very scary rollercoaster, the…

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October 18, 2020

How to Choose a Forex Broker

How to Choose a Forex Broker

In forex trading, just like in any other form of investing, success boils down to making the right decisions consistently. For forex traders, the first-ever decision you will need to make is choosing a brokerage partner. A good broker is as interested in your trading success as you are, and they will provide the best…

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October 6, 2020

When Art Becomes Life, Trade Pork Belly Futures!

When Art Becomes Life, Trade Pork Belly Futures!

Register Now Try Free Demo One question, what does the utterly hilarious movie Trading Places, with Eddie Murphy and Dan Aykroyd, have in common with AvaTrade? Pork Belly Futures, that’s what. We have been motivated by this excellent film from the 1980’s to bring you some of the most happening futures that exist today. From…

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September 27, 2020

AvaTradeGO App Wins “Best Forex Trading App 2020”

AvaTradeGO App Wins “Best Forex Trading App 2020”

Register Now Try Free Demo We are delighted to announce that our AvaTradeGO app has received the Best Trading App 2020 award by Global Forex Awards. Winning an award for a product we have dedicated a huge amount of time, care and effort to is truly gratifying. We knew that the AvaTradeGO app was an…

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September 27, 2020

How has the online trading landscape changed in 2020?

How has the online trading landscape changed in 2020?

Register Now Try Free Demo This year has been all about change following the outbreak of coronavirus and the subsequent global economic downturn which has impacted nearly every aspect of personal and business life. The online trading world has been no exception to this change as volatility in the financial markets has soared. Although the…

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September 24, 2020

AvaTradeGO awarded Best Forex Mobile Trading app in Global Forex Awards 2020

AvaTradeGO awarded Best Forex Mobile Trading app in Global Forex Awards 2020

Register Now Try Free Demo 24 September 2020 – Dublin: AvaTrade, one of the largest, most regulated CFD brokers on the market, is delighted to announce it has been awarded ‘Best Forex Mobile Trading Platform/App – Global’ for AvaTradeGO. The Global Forex Awards 2020 champion cutting-edge technology with the winners awarded based on public voting….

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September 21, 2020

Special Report: National Lockdowns And Stock Market

Special Report: National Lockdowns And Stock Market

Register Now Try Free Demo U.S. stock futures are crashing as investors are becoming increasingly concerned about the surge in the number of coronavirus cases around the globe. Europe’s coronavirus situation is seriously deteriorating, and targeted lockdowns have now been introduced to control Covid-19. However, the more significant concern among investors and traders is that…

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September 15, 2020

Unlimited upside; limited downside : Dáire Ferguson on AvaProtect

Unlimited upside; limited downside : Dáire Ferguson on AvaProtect

Register Now Try Free Demo One of the more interesting recent innovations we’ve seen in the Retail FX and CFD space has been trading insurance. For a certain premium, traders can limit their downside risk on any specific trade. Hedging trades and overall trading books is a common technique used by institutional traders, but now…

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September 11, 2020

Global Stock Market Weakened, Investors Lose Confidence

Global Stock Market Weakened, Investors Lose Confidence

Register Now Try Free Demo The global stock futures are set to close the week in negative territory, while investors are hoping that this is nothing more than a healthy correction. The Japanese stock market reversed some of its losses and rose 0.74%. The Shanghai index jumped higher, by 0.79%. The HSI stock index advanced 0.79%, while the Korean Kospi gained 0.01%. The European Central Bank was…

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September 2, 2020

Dow Jones Futures Trade Higher Ahead of US ADP Data

Dow Jones Futures Trade Higher Ahead of US ADP Data

Register Now Try Free Demo U.S. stock futures are trading higher today as traders want to continue to build on yesterday’s momentum. The U.S. equity indices recorded another record high, and the Dow Jones finally erased all the losses for the year. Given the strength that we are seeing in the U.S. stock market, many…

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August 24, 2020

The S&P 500, Gold and The Dax

The S&P 500, Gold and The Dax

Register Now Try Free Demo The spotlight of analysis is shone daily across the board at AvaTradeTV to highlight, uncover and unearth potential opportunities for our traders. The daily delights of last week included Indices, Gold and the FOMC Meeting, to name a few. The DAX performance For starters, The DAX performance was measured. S&P…

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August 17, 2020

AvaTrade named Best Affiliate Programme 2020 by International Investor Magazine

AvaTrade named Best Affiliate Programme 2020 by International Investor Magazine

Register Now Try Free Demo The International Investor audience has recognised AvaTrade’s exclusive forex affiliate partnership programme to award AvaTrade the Best Affiliate Programme 2020 Dublin: AvaTrade, an award-winning CFD broker, is delighted to announce it has been awarded Best Affiliate Programme in 2020 by International Investor. This respected award acknowledges AvaTrade’s large and trusted…

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August 9, 2020

How options trading has evolved for the masses

How options trading has evolved for the masses

Register Now Try Free Demo Over the last few years, the practice of options trading has grown substantially. This growth has coincided with a series of unpredictable political and social events, which have caused high levels of volatility across currency and commodities markets. Brexit, the election of Donald Trump in the US, and now the…

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July 30, 2020

AvaTrade Q&A with CEO Dáire Ferguson

AvaTrade Q&A with CEO Dáire Ferguson

Register Now Try Free Demo We sat down with CEO Dáire Ferguson to talk about what’s going on at AvaTrade and the changes he is seeing in trading. We can’t ignore the biggest global story around, so how is the pandemic changing the trading landscape?  “Coronavirus has created unprecedented volatility – and with that increased opportunities for investment. People who have been at home…

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July 23, 2020

Maximum profits, minimal risks: The future of online trading

Maximum profits, minimal risks: The future of online trading

Register Now Try Free Demo At a time where savings rates – and pretty much all other traditional forms of consumer investment – leave little to get excited about, many are looking to online trading as way of building their wealth. But the world of trading can be daunting. The possibility for handsome profit may…

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July 9, 2020

AvaTrade launches AvaProtect for desktop trading

AvaTrade launches AvaProtect for desktop trading

Register Now Try Free Demo Innovative risk management tool offers guaranteed protection from losses on open positions on the AvaTrade WebTrader Dublin: AvaTrade, an award-winning CFD broker, has launched AvaProtect – a revolutionary one-click risk management tool – for its desktop trading application, AvaTrade WebTrader. The solution comes as part of AvaTrade’s ongoing strategy to…

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June 29, 2020

Stop Throwing Your Money Away

Stop Throwing Your Money Away

Register Now Try Free Demo Join the Tens of Thousands of Stock Exchange Traders Who Have Left the Bank Do you pay high fees and feel that the yields in your portfolio have been cut in half?  Are you still trading on capital markets through the bank? If so, you certainly have cause for concern….

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June 28, 2020

ManCity & AvaProtect

ManCity & AvaProtect

Register Now Try Free Demo At AvaTrade, our client’s safety is our no.1 priority. That’s why we designed AvaProtectTM, an extra layer of defence exclusive to our AvaTradeGO and WebTrader users. This powerful risk management tool gives you cash back on unsuccessful trades during the protected period, directly into your AvaTrade account. With AvaProtect, safeguarding…

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June 25, 2020

Can you profit from market volatility & protect your assets?

Can you profit from market volatility & protect your assets?

Register Now Try Free Demo From Brexit through to the Coronavirus pandemic, high levels of volatility in the currency markets have become a familiar sight in recent years. With extreme highs and lows come abundant opportunities to make substantial financial gain. Yet with this comes great risk. Dáire Ferguson, CEO at AvaTrade, explains how traders…

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June 8, 2020

AvaTrade expands global presence with new Polish office

AvaTrade expands global presence with new Polish office

Register Now Try Free Demo Retail trading broker AvaTrade opens its eleventh office in Poland, providing dedicated customer support and training in Polish and under local regulation Dublin: AvaTrade, an award-winning forex and CFD broker, has announced the opening of its latest office in Warsaw, Poland. This expansion adds to AvaTrade’s growing international presence, including…

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June 2, 2020

Moving Markets

Moving Markets

Register Now Try Free Demo Understanding Market movement is a core part of any trader’s desire to trade effectively and safely. Providing insight and pearls of analytical wisdom for our Trading Community to mull over as always, was our Chief Market Analyst, Naeem Aslam. Homing in on movement itself, Naeem delivered triple a treat of…

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May 28, 2020

AvaTrade Wins Again!

AvaTrade Wins Again!

Register Now Try Free Demo AvaTrade was recently awarded the title of “No. 1 Broker” of 2020 by the European, one of Europe’s top business and finance magazines. We are proud to be recognised for our commitment to the safety and success of our clients, and we view this as confirmation that we are going…

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May 11, 2020

Coronavirus Comeback: What’s Up with Wall Street?

Coronavirus Comeback: What’s Up with Wall Street?

Register Now Try Free Demo The worst unemployment report since the Depression era screamed across computer and television screens Friday morning, announcing that a breathtaking 20.5 million Americans lost their jobs in April and unemployment rate soared to 14.7%. Wall Street’s response? All three major U.S. indexes finished last week with gains; the S&P 500…

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May 8, 2020

US Unemployment Rate Set To Print 16% And The US Stock Market Is Ignorant Of This

US Unemployment Rate Set To Print 16% And The US Stock Market Is Ignorant Of This

Register Now Try Free Demo The mother of all economic data is going to be released later today. The upcoming reading is likely to give us much better information about the US economy as compared to the previous month. The weekly jobless claims data (3.1 million actual against 3.0 million forecast) confirmed yesterday that more Americans…

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May 6, 2020

These Billionaires Got $283B Richer During Coronavirus

These Billionaires Got $283B Richer During Coronavirus

Register Now Try Free Demo It’s fair to say that the brutality of the coronavirus stock market crash caught everyone off guard. But while we’re still licking our wounds, and as the coronavirus pushes millions into unemployment and a deep recession looms large over the global economy, it seems that America’s billionaires are becoming even…

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May 5, 2020

Presenting New Oil Futures Contracts

Presenting New Oil Futures Contracts

Register Now Try Free Demo The fluctuation of crude oil prices has always made the commodity an interesting asset for investors to trade on. Crude oil prices are significantly influenced by many micro and macro factors. Generally, within the oil markets, there is a bias towards expected upside or downside moves within certain time frames….

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April 30, 2020

30.04.2020: Hopes Are High On Drug Treatment

30.04.2020: Hopes Are High On Drug Treatment

Yesterdays price action was particularly important, as at 13:30 (UK time) we had the US GDP numbers. Additionally, yesterday we received news from Gilead Science that one of the drugs they are working on for Coronavirus seems to be extremely effective in curing those who are ill with the virus. To find out how this…

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April 28, 2020

Optimism Grows As Lockdown Measures Ease Off

Optimism Grows As Lockdown Measures Ease Off

As more and more countries are easing their lockdown rules, investors are feeling positive. Signs of life going back to normal seem to be around the corner. Additionally, Intercontinental announced that they are opening all of their hotels in China, this means the tourism industry is slowly reopening. To find out more watch AvaTrade’s Chief…

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April 27, 2020

Johnson Announced No Change In Lockdown Measures

Johnson Announced No Change In Lockdown Measures

Whilst some countries are relaxing their lockdown policies, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced today that he will not be loosening the regulations regarding social distancing. He is also not eager to reopen the economy to quickly, as the UK is worried about a second wave of Covid-19. To learn more about Coronavirus and its…

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April 27, 2020

Coronavirus: Market Says ‘Yes’, Economy Says ‘No’

Coronavirus: Market Says ‘Yes’, Economy Says ‘No’

Register Now Try Free Demo Coming into 2020, it had been 11 years since investors encountered a true bear market. However, worries about the economic impacts of the coronavirus pandemic quickly brought this streak to an end. Interestingly enough, we have witnessed a V-shaped recovery, though it has been in the stock market, not in…

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April 24, 2020

24.04.2020: UK Retail Sales Data Plunged

24.04.2020: UK Retail Sales Data Plunged

Markets are trading to the downside. This is because investors were hoping that the drug for Covid-19 that Gilead Science was working on would bring an end to the virus and to the economic crisis. However, as results were not as expected, we can see this effecting the markets. To find out more about Covid-19…

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April 23, 2020

Warren Buffett’s Best Coronavirus Stock (So far) In 2020

Warren Buffett’s Best Coronavirus Stock (So far) In 2020

Register Now Try Free Demo Thought you got hammered in the market? Despite the fact that Warren Buffett has an excellent track record of navigating market crashes, take a look at The Oracle of Omaha’s portfolio, and you might feel a lot better about yours:   % of Total Performance (%) Ticker Company Name Portfolio…

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April 23, 2020

23.04.2020 Coronavirus Update: ECB Will Buy Junk Bonds

23.04.2020 Coronavirus Update: ECB Will Buy Junk Bonds

Looking at the European economic numbers it is clear that Covid-19 is having a huge affect on the markets. As a result of these numbers the  European Central Bank has followed in the footsteps of the Fed and will buy junk bonds. Additionally, they will be developing an EU fund which will provide some support…

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April 22, 2020

What the Market Might Have Looked Without Coronavirus

What the Market Might Have Looked Without Coronavirus

Register Now Try Free Demo “I’ve long felt that the only value of stock forecasters is to make fortune-tellers look good. Even now, I continue to believe that short-term market forecasts are poison and should be kept locked up in a safe place, away from children and also from grown-ups who behave in the market…

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April 22, 2020

22.04.2020 | US Approves Another $500 Billion Budget

22.04.2020 | US Approves Another $500 Billion Budget

Equity markets are trading higher as the US got approval for 500 billion dollars’ worth of loan for small business. Investors were very worried about the small business as bankruptcy would hugely affect the markets. Whilst equity markets are rising, Oil is at an all-time historic low. Watch Naeem Aslam AvaTrade’s Chief Market Analyst to…

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April 22, 2020

Gold up, Crude Oil dives, Trump opened the economy

Gold up, Crude Oil dives, Trump opened the economy

Register Now Try Free Demo Coronavirus induced market fluctuations continued to create plenty of opportunities for traders. To unearth the lucrative and cast away the insignificant for our trading community, our Chief Market Analyst Naeem Aslam deployed the power of Technical, Fundamental and Sentimental Analysis. The mighty trio of analysis left no analytical stone unturned…

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April 21, 2020

21.04.2020: Crude Oil Became The Biggest Victim

21.04.2020: Crude Oil Became The Biggest Victim

Coronavirus continues to affect the financial markets. The extent of the ramifications of the virus are still unknown, however, yesterday we saw a dramatic turn as crude oil traded in negative territory. To understand this dramatic change, and learn more about the effects of the virus on the markets watch AvaTrade’s Chief Market Analyst Naeem…

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April 20, 2020

20.04.2020 – Focus Is On Exit Strategies

20.04.2020 – Focus Is On Exit Strategies

All eyes are on Britain’s exist strategy. The pressure is on Boris Johnson who suffered criticism for starting the lockdown to late, and therefore caused damage to the economy and to the health of his citizens. How is the Dollar/Sterling trading as a result of the lockdown? Watch Naeem Aslam AvaTrade’s Chief Market Analyst to…

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April 16, 2020

16.04.2020: What To Make of Earnings Season?

16.04.2020: What To Make of Earnings Season?

Traders are unsure whether to be hopeful or pessimistic. On the one hand there is huge optimism as China reopens its economy and the pandemic seems to be finally under control, on the other hand countries like the US seem to still be fighting a losing battle against Covid-19. Watch Naeem Aslam, AvaTrade’s Chief Market…

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April 15, 2020

15.04.2020: Germany Extends Its Lockdown

15.04.2020: Germany Extends Its Lockdown

Over in Germany we can see a surge in the number of Coronavirus cases, however it is interesting to note that Germany has announced that their lockdown will continue until the 3rd of May. Clearly Germany is in no rush to re-open the economy. The US seem to be doing quite the opposite. Donald Trump…

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April 15, 2020

Coronavirus: What’s Next for Gold Prices?

Coronavirus: What’s Next for Gold Prices?

Register Now Try Free Demo After seeing some wild daily swings in March, could the economic instability inflicted by the coronavirus pandemic be setting up gold prices to break out to new highs in April? Gold prices gained in volatile trading this week amid weakening appetite for risk as rising deaths dampened hopes for a…

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April 14, 2020

Coronavirus: Kicking Off Earnings Season

Coronavirus: Kicking Off Earnings Season

Register Now Try Free Demo U.S. stocks are coming off their biggest week of gains since 1974. The S&P 500 rebounded 25% from a low reached on March 23rd, and so did the broader market average. The market’s latest rally has been fueled mainly by three factors: an improving outlook on the coronavirus outbreak, massive…

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14.04.2020 | Gold price Surges and Markets Move Higher

14.04.2020 | Gold price Surges and Markets Move Higher

Looking at the import and export numbers coming from China we can be optimistic. The numbers are far better than expected. Whilst this is a reason for some optimism we must keep in mind that the world’s biggest economy, the United States, is still suffering greatly from the Coronavirus. To learn more watch AvaTrade’s Chief…

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April 10, 2020

10.04.2020: Markets Continued Their Rally

10.04.2020: Markets Continued Their Rally

The federal Reserve has increased its liquidity program by another 2.3 trillion dollars. It has increased its liquidity program to try and cushion the effects of coronavirus on the markets.   Additionally, the Equity market continues to show its resilience in the face of coronavirus. Is this as a result of the Federal Reserve’s monetary…

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April 10, 2020

Special Report On Oil: Cardiac Arrest Done

Special Report On Oil: Cardiac Arrest Done

Register Now Try Free Demo The time for cardiac arrest has passed, OPEC+ introduced its supply cut. It was widely expected that the cartel would cut its production by nearly 10 million B/D, and they have delivered. OPEC+ is done with its job–for now. We need two important factors to play their role, and they…