0

Notifications

Notifications below are based on filters which can be adjusted via Economic and Webinar Calendar pages.

Live Webinar

Live Webinar Events

0

Economic Calendar

Economic Calendar Events

0
Free Trading Guides
EUR/USD
Mixed
Oil - US Crude
Bullish
Wall Street
Bullish
Gold
Bullish
Low
High
of clients are net long.
of clients are net short.
Long Short

Note: Low and High figures are for the trading day.

Data provided by
GBP/USD
Mixed
Low
High
of clients are net long.
of clients are net short.
Long Short

Note: Low and High figures are for the trading day.

Data provided by
USD/JPY
Bullish
More View more
Real Time News
  • Forex Update: As of 02:00, these are your best and worst performers based on the London trading schedule: 🇦🇺AUD: 0.29% 🇳🇿NZD: 0.23% 🇨🇦CAD: 0.14% 🇬🇧GBP: 0.08% 🇪🇺EUR: 0.06% 🇨🇭CHF: 0.03% View the performance of all markets via https://www.dailyfx.com/forex-rates#currencies https://t.co/RkEHEPgNqB
  • IG Client Sentiment Update: Our data shows the vast majority of traders in Ripple are long at 95.46%, while traders in US 500 are at opposite extremes with 77.77%. See the summary chart below and full details and charts on DailyFX: https://www.dailyfx.com/sentiment https://t.co/hx8j3J2Vyu
  • 🇨🇳 Caixin Composite PMI (JUL) Actual: 54.5 Previous: 55.7 https://www.dailyfx.com/economic-calendar#2020-08-05
  • 🇨🇳 Caixin Services PMI (JUL) Actual: 54.1 Previous: 58.4 https://www.dailyfx.com/economic-calendar#2020-08-05
  • 🇦🇺 Investment Lending for Homes (JUN) Actual: 8.1% Previous: -15.6% https://www.dailyfx.com/economic-calendar#2020-08-05
  • 🇦🇺 Home Loans MoM (JUN) Actual: 5.5% Previous: -10.2% https://www.dailyfx.com/economic-calendar#2020-08-05
  • Heads Up:🇨🇳 Caixin Services PMI (JUL) due at 01:45 GMT (15min) Previous: 58.4 https://www.dailyfx.com/economic-calendar#2020-08-05
  • Heads Up:🇨🇳 Caixin Composite PMI (JUL) due at 01:45 GMT (15min) Previous: 55.7 https://www.dailyfx.com/economic-calendar#2020-08-05
  • Net speculative $GBPUSD positioning among retail FX traders (via the IGCS) has dropped to its heaviest short view in years. Scale of short interest itself highest since mid-December https://www.dailyfx.com/sentiment?ref-author=Kicklighter&CHID=9&QPID=917719 https://t.co/sHvDlDNQSd
  • The US Dollar slide extended against the Singapore Dollar, Malaysian Ringgit, Philippine Peso and Indonesian Rupiah. Focus turns to the US jobs report, ASEAN GDP and the RBI. Get your market update from @ddubrovskyFX here:https://t.co/FLmFQCM0wl https://t.co/L8ZECWZGkV

Christopher Vecchio, CFA

Senior Strategist

Expertise: News events, market reactions, and macro trends.

At DailyFX Since: 2008

Trading Style

  • Analytical Profile: Technical and Fundamental
  • Time Frame: Long-Term (2 weeks to 6 months)
  • Type: Position

Can we guess your trading personality?

Experience

  • Started trading in equities in 2004 and FX in 2008
  • Has worked with DailyFX since attending college in 2008 starting with an internship
  • Has consulted multi-national firms on FX hedging and has lectured at Duke Law School on FX derivatives trading

Education

  • B.A. in Economics & B.A. in Political Science from Lafayette College
  • CFA charterholder as of August 2017

Most Important Trading Lesson Learned

“Trading is about taking decisive action, but you need to be divorced from your emotions. Getting married to a position in the market is a result of many cognitive biases interfering with a sound trading and investment strategy. It’s important to remain objective and be willing to admit defeat as soon as the evidence accumulates against your favor. It’s better to take a small loss and admit you were wrong than take a big loss because you insisted that you were right.”

News & Analysis at your fingertips.

We use a range of cookies to give you the best possible browsing experience. By continuing to use this website, you agree to our use of cookies.
You can learn more about our cookie policy here, or by following the link at the bottom of any page on our site.