Talking Points:

• Amid a dearth of event risk, there are three themes to focus on: Risk, Taper and Syria

• It will be important to keep the critical themes in mind through the data with a specific focus on risk

• While there are many trade opportunities for risk aversion, AUDUSD may be among the most explosive

Volatility has escalated over the past few weeks, but we have yet to establish a consistent outlet for this necessary trade fodder. In the week ahead, the market is likely to find its focus and generate considerable trends once again. However, it can be difficult to establish strategy when we are jumping between event risk like the BoJ rate decision, August NFPs and G-20 summit. In this Forex Strategy Video, we discuss the themes to focus on next week and my favorite trade setups to take advantage of the highest potential scenarios.

Find out what event risk can threaten the trade setups discussed in today's video with the DailyFX Economic Calendar.

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