All the FX and Capital Markets Observe Pre-Fed Silence (Forex Trading Video)

Talking Points:

• Anticipation for the Fed usually curbs speculative drive, but the S&P 500 reflects ever-incredible extremes in complacency
• Despite an impending Fed decision with new forecasts and QE plans, VIX is at 10 and the SPX 5-day ATR is at holiday levels
• While the Dollar is in the spotlight; traders should keep tabs on the Pound, Aussie, Kiwi and Yen crosses

An persistent reach for benchmarks like the EUR/USD and US equity indexes (S&P 500 and Dow) reflect exceptional risk ahead of a Fed rate decision that can very readily surprise and generate volatility. How are retail FX and CFD traders positions heading into the event risk? See the DailyFX Sentiment page to find out. (

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