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Ms. Kathy Lien is Managing Director of FX Strategy for BK Asset Management and Co-Founder of BKForex.com. Having graduated New York University's Stern School of Business at the age of 18, Kathy has more than 13 years of experience in the financial markets with a specific focus on currencies. Her career started at JPMorgan Chase where she worked on the interbank FX trading desk making markets in foreign exchange and later in the cross markets proprietary trading group where she traded FX spot, options, interest rate derivatives, bonds, equities, and futures. In 2003, Kathy joined FXCM and started DailyFX.com, a leading online foreign exchange research portal. As Chief Strategist, she managed a team of analysts dedicated to providing research and commentary on the foreign exchange market. In 2008, Kathy joined Global Futures & Forex Ltd as Director of Currency Research where she provided research and analysis to clients and managed a global foreign exchange analysis team. As an expert on G20 currencies, Kathy is often quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Reuters, Bloomberg, Marketwatch, Associated Press, AAP, UK Telegraph, Sydney Morning Herald and other leading news publications. She also appears regularly on CNBC – US, Asia and Europe and on Sky Business. Kathy is an internationally published author of the best selling book Day Trading and Swing Trading the Currency Market as well as The Little Book of Currency Trading and Millionaire Traders: How Everyday People Beat Wall Street at its Own Game – all published through Wiley. Kathy’s extensive experience in developing trading strategies using cross markets analysis and her edge in predicting economic surprises serve key components of BK’s analytic techniques.

Gaps Left Unfilled but Dollar Still Vulnerable

Gaps Left Unfilled but Dollar Still Vulnerable Daily FX Market Roundup 04.28.17 After all of the excitement from the French election, Donald Trump’s “big” tax reform announcement and the prospect of another U.S. government shutdown, …

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3 Reasons Why EURO See-Sawed After ECB

3 Reasons Why EURO See-Sawed After ECB Daily FX Market Roundup 04.27.17 It was no surprise that the European Central Bank left interest rates unchanged today. Investors were focused on ECB President Draghi’s monetary policy …

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Gearing Up for ECB

Market Drivers April 27, 2017 BOJ keeps rates on hold NAFTA stays Nikkei -0.19% Dax -0.26% Oil $49/bbl Gold $1265/oz. Europe and Asia: JPY BOJ Keeps policy unchanged EUR Business and Consumer sentiment 109.6 vs. …

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Dollar Rally Depends on Trump

Market Drivers April 26, 2017 Trump tax spurs dollar rally AUD CPI misses Nikkei 1.10% Dax -0.01% Oil $49/bbl Gold $1267/oz. Europe and Asia: AUD CPI 0.4% vs. 0.5% North America: CAD Retail Sales 8:30 …

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Trump Kills Loonie, Helps USDJPY

Market Drivers April 25, 2017 US imposes duties on Canada, loonie declines Risk on dominates Nikkei 1.08% Dax 0.02% Oil $49/bbl Gold $1271/oz. Europe and Asia: GBP PSNB 4.3B vs. North America: USD Consumer Confidence …

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How to Trade the French Election

How to Trade the French Election Daily FX Market Roundup 04.21.17 If you are trading the euro, you need to be watching the election in France this weekend. While it is the first of two …

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