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Forex Crunches for the Weekend – July 2 2011



The past week was very exciting, with the Greek approval of austerity measures drawing a lot of attention. The markets are now closed, and it is time to sit back and read some long term forex related articles. For those of you in the US, it is a long weekend. So, here are my picks. Enjoy!

The month of June ended, and so did the second quarter of the year and the second quantitative easing program, QE2. No QE3 is planned for now. Will this have a long term and positive effect on the US dollar?

  • Kathy Lien explains the meaning of the end of QE2 for the dollar in the long run, in a TV interview.
  • Larry Greenberg summarizes June and the second quarter and analyzes it.
  • Lior Cohen discusses gold and silver prices, now that QE2 is ending.
  • Adam Kritzer sees the tide turning for the Aussie in the next few months.
  • Casey Stubbs explains his forex strategies in an excellent video.
  • James Woolley discusses 3 ways to use the Average True Range (ATR) indicator.
  • Francesc Riverola shares a story of a peculiar and funny forex fraud scheme in Canada.
  • Michael Greenberg reports that Saxo Bank adds stock and commodity indices to its offering.

Here are some long term articles published on Forex Crunch this week:

The weekly outlooks for the major events and for the specific pairs will be published during the weekend. In the meantime, check out the live forex calendar.

Forex Crunches for the Weekend – June 25

Forex Crunches for the Weekend – June 25

Another week of extreme movements is behind us, with oil falling lower and the euro still rocked by every headline from the Greek crisis. But now that the markets are closed, it’s time to sit back and enjoy some long term forex related articles. Here are my picks. Enjoy! Apart from the ongoing mess in

Forex Crunches for the Weekend – June 18

Forex Crunches for the Weekend – June 18

What a week this was. The Euro was badly hit by the Greek crisis that took over the headlines everywhere. The markets are closed now, and it’s time to sit back and enjoy some long term forex related articles. Here are my picks. Enjoy! The action in Greece has also weighed on the price of

Forex Crunches for the Weekend – June 11

Forex Crunches for the Weekend – June 11

After a very hectic week which saw significant reversals and complications in the Greek crisis, the markets are now closed. It’s time to sit back and enjoy some long term forex related articles for the weekend. Enjoy! Yet again, Jean-Claude Trichet sent the euro way down. While he made it clear that a rate hike

Forex Crunches for the Weekend – June 4

Forex Crunches for the Weekend – June 4

A very exciting week has ended. Apart from the non stop buzz around the Greek crisis, the week ended with the all-important Non-Farm Payrolls. Now that the markets are closed, it is time to sit back and enjoy some long term forex reads. Here are my picks, from selected sites. Enjoy! The past week has

Forex Crunches for the Weekend – May 28

Forex Crunches for the Weekend – May 28

Another volatile week is behind us, with the dollar retreating. Before the next week, including the almighty Non-Farm Payrolls begins, it’s time to sit back and enjoy some long term forex related articles. Here are my picks. Enjoy! There are growing signs that Greece is nearing the endgame. But the Euro is still trading in

Forex Crunches for the Weekend – May 21

Forex Crunches for the Weekend – May 21

A long week has seen exciting moves, especially around the euro with the huge flow of news. The markets are now closed and it’s time to take a break with some long term articles. Here are selected reads. Enjoy! How long can the European leaders delay a default / restructuring for Greece? This questions looms

Forex Crunches for the Weekend – May 14

Forex Crunches for the Weekend – May 14

Another exciting week is behind us.  Now the markets are closed and it’s time for some long term reading for the weekend. Here are my selections from favorite places on the web. We’ve seen how the debt crisis in Europe rocks the whole world, but also got some encouraging signs. Europe is growing at a

Forex Crunches for the Weekend – May 7

Forex Crunches for the Weekend – May 7

One of the more exciting weeks in forex trading is behind us. After Trichet pounded the euro and the Non-Farm Payrolls triggered big excitement, the markets are now closed. It’s time to relax and take a look at the big picture. Here are some recommended forex related reads for the weekend. Jean-Claude Trichet not only

Forex Articles for the Weekend

Forex Articles for the Weekend

The markets are now closed after a very exciting week that saw Bernanke hammer the dollar with QE2 Lite. Before another week, that consists of Non-Farm Payrolls and three rate decisions begins, it’s to sit back and enjoy some long term forex related articles. Here are my picks. Enjoy! And if Bernanke wasn’t enough, we