A tidal wave of selling has pummeled the GBP/JPY pair through this week, as short term optimism smiled on the Yen while mounting concerns weighed on Sterling.
Articles by Jason Pfaff
Jason Pfaff combines sophisticated mathematics and quantitative science with macro research to produce guidance for forex and commodity options traders. By combining mathematical insights with fundamental analysis, he analyzes opportunities in binary options markets. As a forecaster for the US government's Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA), he predicted energy prices, GDP and other economic indicators, election results, and future forex rates for countries all over the world. Jason is a best-selling author and lifelong educator, able to take highly technical subject matter and make it accessible. He's a native of Oklahoma, which explains his love of college football, BBQ and oil markets.
Yields on the 10 Year Treasury in the United States have now seemingly found a home above the pivotal 3.0% level.
By Jason Pfaff, May 22, 2018
The oil rally has continued to gain steam as technical signals wage battle with geopolitical fundamentals to produce an eventful trading environment with multiple angles to interpret.
By Jason Pfaff, May 18, 2018
Cryptocurrency and blockchain conferences and attendees flood New York City this week, in what has been dubbed “Blockchain Week” over the past few years.
By Jason Pfaff, May 14, 2018
Just three months ago in February, at the last installment of the Bank of England’s (BoE) “Super Thursday”, Pound watchers mused that a rate hike could be in store for Great Britain in May.
By Jason Pfaff, May 07, 2018
It has been quite a week for the dollar, and it is easy to see how events from this week are in place to be the main trading themes for next week.
By Jason Pfaff, May 04, 2018
After years of an unhinged roller coaster ride, the once notorious volatility of bitcoin seems to have ebbed.
By Jason Pfaff, May 01, 2018
One of the most widely watched global economic indicators, the monthly change in non farm payrolls, will be released on Friday in the United States.
By Jason Pfaff, April 30, 2018
First, there was another report this past week of record drilling output by US producers and an incremental build of oil in US inventory stockpiles.
By Jason Pfaff, April 27, 2018
Gold has remained steadfastly range bound through early 2018.
By Jason Pfaff, April 23, 2018
One year ago, the price of oil was hovering around $48 and talk was widespread of the market resetting to a new normal.
By Jason Pfaff, April 20, 2018