Trading contrary opinion

This is an art form and a way of trading at market extremes. By definition, trading contrary opinion is a way of trying to catch market turning points. Recently, when…

Bullish bets on China grow again

Chinese equity traders have been increasing their inflows into Chinese stocks as hedge start to unwind according to Morgan Stanley (MS). In a Bloomberg piece, MS stated three reasons for…

Beware the flash crash

On Monday, while the UK was on a public bank holiday, a flash crash occurred at 9am UK time. The OMX Stockholm index fell nearly 7% in around 4 minutes!…

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