Category: Forex Basics

Interview with Itai Furman, Run down of TLTRO, NFP and oil – Market Movers #28



Itai Furman, a treasurer at Intel, lays out his views on investing, market liquidity, the impact of the Fed on money markets and lots more. In addition to his interesting insights, we run down the recent market events: excellent US job numbers, the ECB’s TLTRO and its implications, and also a run down on what’s running down: oil.

Welcome to a new episode of Market Movers, presented by Lior Cohen of Trading NRG and Yohay Elam of Forex Crunch.You are welcome to listen, subscribe and provide feedback.

The topics:

  1. QE or no QE: The ECB adopted a wait and see approach, but with the TLTRO, it may soon come to an end. We analyze the all important numbers and speculate about the next moves for the euro.
  2. US jobs and reactions: The US reported a big gain in jobs. However, after the dollar rally, the dollar was sold off, and not for the first time. Is USD now ready to resume the rally?
  3. Slippery oil: The relentless slide in the black gold has already sent WTI to the 5 handle. It’s not a win win for everybody.
  4. Interview with Itai Furman: We have the honor to have Furman, a treasurer at Intel Inc. as our first interviewee on the show. Furman discusses the impact of abundant liquidity on markets, what companies are looking for and lots more.

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Yohay and Lior hold no positions on any of the stocks and financial instruments that were mentioned on the show. The podcast should be used for general information. This isn’t financial advice.

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