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  1. 5 Places Where Your Travel Dollar Goes Furthest

    The dollar is pretty strong right now, but where is it strongest? Canada? South Africa? Europe? Here are five places to travel ...
  2. 3 Things About International Investing and Currency

    As world monetary policy continues to diverge rocking bottom on interest rates while the Fed raises them, expect currencies ...
  3. Will China Suffer a Fate Similar to That of the Soviet Union?

    Many parallels could be drawn between the former USSR and today's China, but the one similarity the CCP wants to avoid is ...
  4. 4 ETFs To Trade the Russian Ruble (RSX, ERUS)

    Discover which exchange-traded funds (ETFs) provide investors with the greatest exposure to the Russian ruble and learn about ...
  5. Four Currencies Under the Spotlight in 2016

    With currencies having become the “tail that wags the dog,” in terms of their impact on the global economy, these four currencies ...
  6. Chinese Currency Devaluation Hits Global Economy

    China's surprise currency devaluations have sent shock waves through the world. Here’s how they could impact the global economy.
  7. 3 Predictions for U.S. Stocks in 2016

    Read about predictions for the stock market in 2016. See how the energy sector and the biotech sector may be under pressure ...
  8. 2 Opportunities Amid Today’s Market Volatility

    As you prepare your portfolio for the market volatility ahead this year, here are a few investing ideas to consider.
  9. How 2016 Could Be A Disaster for These Currencies

    Tanking oil prices, slowing BRIC growth, and general instability do not bode well for these currencies.
  10. 3 ETF Strategies for Growth in Europe for 2016 (FXEU, DFE)

    Learn about the outlook for European economies and how European equities could be poised for a more prosperous 2016 than ...
  11. Bitcoin Is Dead? Not A Chance

    The price of the digital currency, Bitcoin, fell from around $450 to below $380 late last week following the departure of ...
  12. A Brief History of U.S. Banking Regulation

    From the establishment of the First Bank of the United States to Dodd-Frank, American banking regulation has followed the ...
  13. An Introduction To Swaps

    Learn how these derivatives work and how companies can benefit from them.
  14. Index Funds Explained

    Indexing strategies have been around for long, but many investors still don’t understand what a powerful tool they can be ...
  15. 4 Economic Challenges South Korea Faces in 2016

    Learn about the economic challenges South Korea faces in 2016. Discover the impacts of currency fluctuations, the Chinese ...
  16. What Drives The Price Of Gold?

    Gold prices are based on the economy and actual uses, but there are many other factors that dictate gold's perceived value. ...
  17. The Top 3 ETFs For Investing in Scotland

    Learn about three of the best exchange-traded funds with exposure to Scotland, the British pound sterling and the rest of ...
  18. The Two Biggest Flash Crashes of 2015

    A flash crash occurs when prices plunge in minutes, and then often recover just as quickly. Here are two major flash crashes ...
  19. The Hits and Misses of 2015

    While there was no shortage of misses in 2015, a year when most mainstream investments fared poorly, a number of hits came ...
  20. How The Russian Conflict Affects The Turkish Economy

    Is it time to pull money out of Turkey? Here’s how the conflict between Russia and Turkey, stemming from Turkey shooting ...
  21. How Bad Will It Get for Russia in 2016?

    With an economy that is highly dependent on oil and gas exports, the shrinking oil prices have hit Russia hard. This bad ...
  22. Cheap Currencies for Travel in 2016

    Discover three destinations with cheap currencies for travel in 2016, including one European country you can visit without ...
  23. Weakest Currencies against the U.S. Dollar in 2015

    The U.S. dollar has been pummeling other currencies, largely due to falling global commodity prices. Here are the worst performing ...
  24. China’s stock market plunges on weak manufacturing data and declining yuan

    China’s stock market was off to a poor start in the new year as the Shanghai Composite Index plunged by 7%.
  25. 3 Economic Challenges Japan Faces in 2016

    Understand the important challenges for Shinzo Abe and the Bank of Japan to help Japan's economy escape deflation in the ...
  26. If You Had Purchased $100 of Bitcoins in 2011

    Learn how an investment of $100 in bitcoin in 2011 would have performed over the years, and find out what your purchasing ...
  27. Can EM Debt Continue to Outperform?

    EM stocks and currencies have posted volatile and disappointing performance amid concerns about slowing global growth and ...
  28. The History Of Money: From Barter To Banknotes

    Money has been a part of human history for at least 3,000 years. Learn how it evolved.
  29. Bitcoin's Main Stumbling Block: Navigating The Law

    Coders created Bitcoin to be decentralized and independent of governments and banks. Authorities are still struggling to ...
  30. Top 7 Questions About Currency Trading Answered

    Whether you're puzzled by pips or curious about carry trades, your queries are answered here.
  31. FEZ: SPDR EURO STOXX 50 ETF

    Learn about FEZ, the Euro Stoxx 50 ETF. FEZ tracks the 50 largest companies in Europe, making it the Dow Jones Industrial ...
  32. UUP: PowerShares DB US Dollar ETF

    Discover how an ETF can be used to bet on multiple different currency futures contracts with the PowerShares DB Dollar Index ...
  33. YCS: ProShares UltraShort Yen ETF

    Learn about the ProShares UltraShort Yen, an inverse-leveraged exchange-traded fund based on the value of Japanese yen in ...
  34. UUP: Powershares DB US Dollar Bullish Fund ETF

    Explore information and detailed analysis of two popular currency exchange-traded funds, the PowerShares DB U.S. Dollar Bullish ...
  35. Bretton Woods: How It Changed the World

    While the Bretton Woods system is no longer in place, it fundamentally changed the international monetary order.
  36. Chinese Yuan Devaluation Can Impact India

    Learn why China's unexpected devaluation in August 2015 of its national currency, the yuan renminbi, could impact India’s ...
  37. 5 Live Bitcoin Exchanges

    Learn about five of the largest bitcoin exchanges operating around the world in 2015, and discover the issues these exchanges ...
  38. Bitcoin's Price History

    Read about the volatility in the price of Bitcoin. Learn how the currency has seen major spikes and crashes, as well as differences ...
  39. Tracking Money Flow In The DJ Industrial Average (AAPL, MSFT)

    Tracking Dow money flow allows market players to identify the index components most likely to produce reliable profits.
  40. Will the Euro Continue to Rally? (EUO)

    The euro is rallying. Should investors chase this performance or is the real opportunity on the other side of the trade? ...
  41. 5 Most Bitcoin Friendly Countries

    Learn which countries are the most favorable for using bitcoin as of December 2015, as well as current trends for and against ...
  42. TUR: iShares MSCI Turkey ETF

    Learn about the iShares MSCI Turkey exchange-traded fund, which invests in a wide variety of companies' equities traded on ...
  43. 8 High Risk Investments That Could Double Your Money

    Learn about eight high-risk investment vehicles that can double the funds of investors looking to take on additional risk ...
  44. The 3 Best Canadian Dividend Stocks (CNQ)

    Learn about the state of the Canadian stock market and three Canadian dividend-paying stocks that are worth taking a look ...
  45. Is the Iraqi Dinar Investment a Wise Investment?

    The Iraqi dinar is a hot investment--but is it a wise one?
  46. 5 Foreign Currencies Americans Buy the Most

    Look at which currencies Americans buy the most for travel abroad and remittances, and how the current strength of the dollar ...
  47. Looking to Hedge on Currency Volatility? Consider...

    In an attempt to dampen down the impact of the stronger dollar, investors have been turning to currency hedged exchange traded ...
  48. Buying Euros as a Long-Term Investment: Risks and Rewards

    Learn about the potential risks and rewards of long term investing in the euro and the current status of the European Union's ...
  49. Buying Swiss Francs as a Long-Term Investment: Risks & Rewards

    Learn about the risks and rewards of investing long term in Swiss francs and the history of the Swiss franc's exchange rate ...
  50. Here's How You Calculate An Exchange Rate

    Struggling to get a grasp on exchange rates? Here's what you need to know.
  51. Understanding Donald Trump's Stance on China

    Find out why China bothers Donald Trump so much, and why the 2016 Republican presidential candidate argues for a return to ...
  52. How to Buy Chinese Yuan

    Discover the different options that are available to investors who want to obtain exposure to the Chinese yuan, including ...
  53. What Slow Global Growth Means for Portfolios

    While U.S. growth remains relatively resilient, global growth continues to slip.
  54. Will a Hike in Interest Rates Affect the US Dollar?

    Learn about how rising U.S. interest rates affect the U.S. dollar and where the dollar could be heading once the rising rate ...
  55. 9 Tricks Of The Successful Forex Trader

    These steps will make you a more disciplined, smarter and, ultimately, wealthier trader.
  56. An ETF for Dollar Bulls: PowerShares UUP

    A look at PowerShares US Dollar Index Bullish Fund ETF.
  57. 3 Simple Strategies For Euro Traders

    Euro traders can execute three simple but effective strategies that take advantage of repeating price action.
  58. 2 Investing Implications of Higher US Rates

    While U.S. economic data continue to come in mixed, the numbers still point to decent U.S. economic growth.
  59. Herd Instinct Often A Good Guide For Forex

    Use caution and commonsense when making trades according to herd instinct – use stop losses, avoid complacency and plan your ...
  60. Profit From Currency Spikes With This Memory-Of-Price Strategy Variation

    Use this single-entry strategy to capitalize on currency spikes by anticipating reversals.
  61. How CPI Affects the Dollar Against Other Currencies

    The Consumer Price Index is a broad measure of inflation, and inflation can have a dramatic impact on a currency's value ...
  62. Why U.S. Investors are Concerned About China

    Since the U.S. and China's economic relationship is so extensive, the recent Chinese turmoil has elicited fear in the eyes ...
  63. How Healthy Are Turkish Banks?

    Turkish banks remain vulnerable to the Federal Reserve’s expected rate hike that could curb capital flows to emerging markets.
  64. Best Ways to Exchange Currency in the Philippines

    How to avoid fees and get the most for your money when visiting the Philippine archipelago.
  65. Read This Before Taking $10K+ to the Philippines

    There are many reasons why you might need to go to the Philippines with more than $10,000. If you do, follow these guidelines ...
  66. How a Strong Dollar is Affecting Your International Investments

    It is important to remember, whenever you invest overseas, whether its equity or capital, you are betting on both the performance ...
  67. Top 4 Apps for Forex Traders

    Discover some of the most useful and popular smartphone applications available to assist forex traders in staying on top ...
  68. Three Things To Expect In Trudeau's Canada

    Justin Trudeau became the youngest ever Prime Minister of Canada this week. What does his election mean for Canada's economic ...
  69. 3 Signs the Russian Economy Is Recovering

    Understand what has caused the Russian economy to decline in the past 18 months. Learn about key factors that are helping ...
  70. The Currencies Most Affected by Falling Oil Prices

    Oil prices can dramatically affect countries that rely on energy production for a steep amount of their national income. ...
  71. Is Now the Right Time to Buy Canadian Stocks?

    Learn about the Canadian stock market and why it has declined over the past five years. Understand if now is a good time ...
  72. How To Build a Currency Hedged Strategy?

    We are still unsure of how to implement a currency hedge strategy based on the dollar's movement. So let’s focus on what’s ...
  73. Which Economy Is Larger - The United States or China?

    China's economy may be larger than the U.S. economy, but it all depends on which exchange rate method you use to make the ...
  74. What a Fed Delay Means for the ECB & BoJ

    The Fed’s continued delay has repercussions for more than just the U.S. economy and markets. The ECB and the BoJ may support ...
  75. How Worried Should We Be About China?

    An economic slowdown, a freezing up in trade and plunging markets and currencies are casting a shadow across Asia—and the ...
  76. Why the Euro Failed to Become the World's Reserve Currency

    Examine the current state of the U.S. dollar as the world's reserve currency; learn the major reasons why the euro has failed ...
  77. Top Tips for Diversifying with Exotic Currencies (UUP, EUO)

    Is there an opportunity in exotic currencies right now, or are you safer sticking to the major ones?
  78. How to Travel to Tokyo on a Budget

    Planning a trip to Tokyo? Here are a few ways that you can make the trip more affordable.
  79. Aging Japan Is an Arrow in the Back of Abenomics

    There are many factors affecting Japan’s economic difficulties, but the true killer of Abenomics may simply be Japan’s aging ...
  80. The Most Famous Forex Traders Of All Time

    The five most famous forex traders share common virtues such as strong self-confidence.
  81. Buying Yuans as a Long-Term Investment: Risks and Rewards

    Examine the current state of the Chinese currency, the renminbi/yuan, and learn whether it is considered a good long-term ...
  82. The Biggest Risks of Investing in Caterpillar Stock

    Learn about the primary risks faced by Caterpillar's investors. Discover why global macroeconomic cycles and currency fluctuations ...
  83. What Are the Best Hours to Trade the Mexican Peso? (MXN, USD)

    The best times to trade the Mexican peso are centered around economic releases, typically in the morning hours.
  84. The Best Currency ETFs (UUP, FXE)

    We look at the best currency ETFs for gaining exposure to various global currencies, based on daily volume and performance.
  85. How Foreign Exchange Affects Mergers and Acquisitions Deals

    Learn how foreign exchange rates can impact the flows of international merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions, and understand ...
  86. Oil & Currencies: Understanding Their Correlation (USD, UUP)

    Crude oil shows tight correlation with movements in many currency pairs.
  87. Will a Rate Hike Appreciate The Dollar Even More? (USD, DXY)

    Many market participants expect the US Dollar to rise after the start of the next rate hike cycle.
  88. Why When China Sneezes the U.S. Catches a Cold

    The size and breadth of the Chinese economy will naturally affect the U.S. Making clients aware of it can help manage portfolio ...
  89. How Much Leverage Is Right for You in Forex Trades

    It isn’t economics or global finance that trip up first-time forex traders. Instead, a basic lack of knowledge on how to ...
  90. Best Places to Exchange Currency in Houston

    As an international hub, Houston has plenty of currency exchange places serving visitors and residents. Here's where to find ...
  91. Best Places to Exchange Currency in Honolulu

    Tourists have many choices about where to exchange their money in Honolulu. Here are the best places to get a fair deal. ...
  92. 3 Reasons The Mexican Peso Is So Liquid (MXN, USD)

    Mexico's vast petroleum reserves and close proximity to the United States add considerable liquidity to the Mexican peso.
  93. Best Places to Exchange Currency in Orlando

    Getting the most bang for the buck in America's amusement-park capital.
  94. This Might Be the Best Time to Buy Colombian Pesos

    Signs are growing that energy markets are bottoming out, allowing the Colombian Peso to recover its value in a profitable ...
  95. Do Falling Oil Prices Hurt the Canadian Economy?

    As Oil Goes, So Goes Canada. Or Does It?
  96. Best Places To Exchange Currency In Los Angeles

    When you need U.S. dollars in the City of Angels, here's the way to get them.
  97. Best Places to Exchange Currency in San Diego

    Saving money on travel is smart, and it starts with getting the best foreign currency-exchange rates you can. Here's where ...
  98. The Best Hours To Trade The Swiss Franc

    Diverse reporting schedules keeps Swiss franc forex markets active and liquid between midnight and noon U.S. Eastern Time. ...
  99. China's Economic Collapse Good For the U.S.?

    After years of unprecedented expansion, growth in China has finally begun to slow. Does the United States need to worry or ...
  100. Why a Strong U.S. Dollar is Bad for Investors

    A strong U.S. dollar is bad news for most investors. Here are some ways to minimize your exposure.
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