If a nuclear bomb would have detonated zerohedge would be cheering. If something bullish no matter what happens, they feel disappointed. They must be a very depressing people waiting for their lives to be over......
The "New Normal" FX Rip
This is how a completely news-less FX move looks like under the new normal. Did we say no news? Yes. 80 pips move in minutes on absolutely nothing, but an avalanche of very specific stop limit triggers. And since the EURUSD is the highest levered fulcrum security, and since shorts have piled in aggressively in the last few days, ramping the pair to the stratosphere is why risk is soaring, once again on no positive news. And now that the market move has happened, the news to explain it will come fast and furious. One wonders if all of the now unwound CIO capital has moved into JPM's most recent prop trading addition: ... (full story)