Greg Nilson

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Greg Nilson is a financial markets contributor and observer at FXOpen, specializing in market strategies and technical and fundamental analysis, with years of experience as an independent FX trader.

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Google Green-lights Crypto Ads

On August 3, Google rolled out its new policy, allowing advertisers to officially offer their cryptocurrency and wallet exchange services online. The latest set of rules is quite tough. To weed out shadow advertising and crypto fraud, Google requires advertisers to register with the Financial Crime Enforcement Network (FinCEN). ICOs,

Gold Breaks Above $1,900 On Inflation Fears

Gold has long played an important role in financial markets. It is the only form of money that survived for millenniums, and investment managers value it as a hedge against inflation. Inflation is on everyone´s lips nowadays. In April, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) in the United States has

US April Inflation – Four Times Higher Than Market Expectations

Last Wednesday, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) in the United States showed that inflation runs hot in the largest economy in the world. On expectations of an increase of 0.2% on a monthly basis, the headline CPI came out four times higher. Moreover, the Core CPI, which tracks the

Ethereum at Record Highs as the Cryptocurrency Traders Diversify from Bitcoin

The cryptocurrency market appears to have reached a point where investors look beyond Bitcoin. Up until recently, Bitcoin was the only game in town, responsible for the overall movements in other crypto coins. However, things changed dramatically as Ethereum has recovered faster than Bitcoin from last month’s move

Crude oil fell under sell-off

Investors in the global financial markets took a very negative view of the US Fed meeting, outcome, which hiked the rate during the last two-day meeting, but changed its plans for 2019 towards easing. At the same time, the regulator reported that the situation in the American economy is stable;

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