Interpreting the U.S. Employment Situation Report: The Basics

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With the U.S. retaining its position as the world’s largest economy since 1871, and a nominal GDP forecasted to exceed USD 21 trillion in 2019, the country’s employment status, provided by the Bureau of labour Statistics (BLS), is crucially important. The Federal Reserve, as well as the investment community, pay close attention to employment figures … Continue reading Interpreting the U.S. Employment Situation Report: The Basics

The importance of an Economic Calendar

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Have you ever had one of those trading setups that boasted a staggering amount of confluence fail in dramatic fashion? You know the kind of setups that wouldn’t look out of place as wallpaper on your mobile phone! Of course you have. We all have! One reason the area may have fell flat could have … Continue reading The importance of an Economic Calendar