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Welcome to the blog of Acuity Trading where we will demystify some of the science behind text mining and look at new and unique ways of applying it; and of course we will be updating you on new developments and products within the Acuity company.

Acuity Trading and Dow Jones Partner to Deliver News Sentiment and Visualisation Tool for Traders

LONDON – 23 May, 2017 Acuity Trading and Dow Jones have today announced a new partnership, bringing together the powerful big data technology of Acuity Trading with Dow Jones’s world-class financial news to launch a visual news-analytics tool. Now in beta, the new tool – called Acuity Visual Edge, Powered by Dow Jones –  features dynamic... Read more »

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News Sentiment on French Elections, GBPUSD and Gold :: 20 March 2017

If you’ve been following our Market Commentaries over the last few weeks, you’ll know that we have been watching the Major Stock Indices. Today we have a very Bearish outlook on the indices, regarding News Sentiment, except for the NASDAQ and the CAC40.  The French stock index can be forgiven recently, as it is being... Read more »

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News Sentiment look at the Week Ahead - NASDAQ, GBPUSD very Bullish :: 27 Feb 2017

Over the weekend, the Prime Minister of Great Britain, Theresa May, expressed concern over a possible Scottish referendum.  This drove the the pound down on the market opening. Looking at price action for this year of 2017, we can see that cable is bouncing along support at roughly $1.39 and News Sentiment is fully Bullish... Read more »

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News Sentiment & the Italian Referendum, GBPAUD, FTSE 100 and the Week Ahead :: 5 Dec 2016

December 5, 2016

All eyes were on Europe yesterday with the Austrian presidential elections and the Italian Constitutional Referendum taking place. When...

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News Sentiment and OPEC, WTI, USDCAD & AUDUSD :: the Week 28 Nov 2016

November 28, 2016

As we can see from the Economic Calendar we have a lot of news coming up this week and...

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News Sentiment views on Copper, Euro, S&P 500 and CAD :: a look at the Week Ahead 21 Nov 2016

November 21, 2016

Looking at the week ahead we have Mario Draghi testifying to the European Parliament about the ECB’s annual report...

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News Sentiment :: US Election Special 8 November 2016

November 8, 2016

This week’s market Commentary will, of course, be dominated by today’s US Elections. As we all know, the Markets,...

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News Sentiment on US Election, Gold & Economic News :: 1 November 2016

November 1, 2016

This is the last full trading week before the US Elections and, let’s face it, anything can happen. Looking...

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News Sentiment EURUSD Breakout, EURCAD Trade Agreement :: a Look at the Week 25 Oct 2016

October 25, 2016

Well we finally got that breakout we’ve been waiting for on EURUSD last week. We broke through support and...

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ETX Capital launches new US Election News Sentiment Index

October 19, 2016

LONDON – 19 October, 2016 ETX Capital announces today the launch of their new US Election News  Sentiment Index;...

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Trading with a Moving Average using News Sentiment Indicators

October 19, 2016

Here in our continuing series of Educational Videos we want to take a look at the Moving Average.  This...

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News Sentiment on USDMXN, Crude, USDJPY & a Look at the Week :: 18 October 2016

October 18, 2016

As we know the political news from the US Election campaigns has proven again that Truth is Stranger than...

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News Sentiment and Trump’s Peso, US Elections, GBP Flash Crash and Weak Pound :: 11 October 2016

October 11, 2016 Over the weekend we had another debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton and it did not fail...

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