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Fed speakers will be watched closely, dollar-bloc commodity central banks still ahead of the Fed

Posted on June 21, 2021 By Greg

Fed speakers may be key this week The dollar went on a rampage last week post the FOMC.  Weakness in the EUR after the still dovish ECB started a weak earlier. The FOMC meeting last week has been described by many market commentators as a significant hawkish surprise, signalling earlier expected rate hikes and the […]

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Which currency do you want to hold – gold, crypto or fiat?

Posted on June 21, 2019 By Greg

It appears central banks have pivoted towards delivering more policy easing to bolster inflation expectations that have plumbed new lows this year.  The Fed has the greatest scope to ease policy, and the prospect of deep rate cuts have undermined the USD.  However, the Fed is struggling to gain the initiative and appears to be […]

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A Spectacular Test of Endurance

Posted on October 8, 2018 By Greg

Hi All, I have just been on a bike tour in Provence France organised by my friends Pieter and Carolyn of Bike Plus Tours. My wife and I met Carolyn and Pieter in Breckenridge, where we all live most of the year, and we have become good friends. Carolyn is an Aussie, like us, but […]

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New Australian PM offers a path to AUD redemption

Posted on August 25, 2018 By Greg

The AUD sunk and then rebounded again on political developments this week.  The ascendency of Scott Morrison to PM offers the ruling party a road to redemption.  Morrison comes from the most senior ministry role of Treasurer and has built a strong reputation as a pragmatist in controversial posts in immigration and social services ministries.  […]

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Catch-Up! ECB/Fed, China and AUD melt-down

Posted on June 16, 2018 By Greg

An eventful week.  I was out on family business in Denver on Tuesday and Wednesday and felt like I have been trying to play catch-up through Thursday and Friday.  I’ve turned this into a blog post since it is already late Friday and I presume most of you are cruising into the weekend.  But it […]

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Aussie Latte in Sunny Colorado

Posted on May 26, 2018 By Greg

Hi Y’all, sorry that’s my attempt at being folksy. I’m not even from the south. This my blog#2; occasional free commentary, less formal, free-wheeling, D&M, mixing market thoughts with what’s happening in my world and updates on our business.   ECB Novocaine wears off The big moves in the last week or two were in […]

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Welcome to my AmpGFX Blog – A Very Stable Genius

Posted on May 5, 2018 By Greg

This will be an occasional free commentary, less formal, free-wheeling, mixing some market thoughts with whats happening in my world and updates on our business. Some of you know me well, other not at all.  It has been quite a while since I reached out to share thoughts on life.  I am not really that […]

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Important news about AmpGFX

Posted on April 12, 2017 By Greg

Thank you very much for registering to be one of our readers. We started Amplifying Global FX Capital in October 2015, producing our “AmpGFX report”, two to three times per week for about a year and a half now, while trading our own capital. In a few weeks, we will introduce a new service called […]

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It’s now easier for you to read AmpGFX reports

Posted on March 18, 2016 By Greg

A quick note to let you know that I have made it easier for you to read my reports. You no longer need to log-in to read the full report on-line. The link to the AmpGFX report in my emails will open automatically for all readers. In fact anyone that visits my website (AmpGFXcapital.com) will […]

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Thanks for nothing Draghi and farewell Singapore

Posted on December 4, 2015 By Greg

Good morning in Asia, the day after the ECB let-down.  This is my last day in the Singapore office of Kit-Trading.com.sg.  And it’s presentation day for the upper elementary at the Australian International School which I want to attend to see Josh graduate.  So it’s a short day for me, but I wanted to at […]

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