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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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Weathering the Storm of Political News

October 7, 2016

In our latest thought piece, Andrew Sachs Mc-Leod from Finance Feeds asks Acuity Trading’s CEO Andrew Lane about the...

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US Election impact on $USDMXN and Brexit Fallout continues

October 4, 2016

We are all following the US Elections with great interest and, despite our feelings about the individual candidates, everyone...

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Theresa May pushes the pound lower. How News Sentiment can be of use.

October 4, 2016

On Sunday Theresa May set out her first thoughts on #BREXIT. She was in favour of controlling immigration, which...

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OPEC reaches an agreement….on nothing.

September 29, 2016

OPEC announces nothing new Waking up this morning and I saw OPEC announce that they concluded an agreement between Iran...

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US Elections: the Mexican trade

September 28, 2016

Yesterday TV went live with the first Clinton Vs Trump live TV debate. Media reports afterwards quickly chose Clinton...

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Education :: The Basics of News Sentiment Widgets and Alerts

September 28, 2016

Welcome to Acuity Trading Let’s take a look at the Basics of News Sentiment Widgets and Alerts. Acuity Trading...

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Education :: Support & Resistance Trading with News Sentiment Indicators

September 28, 2016

In this video, we look at how the popular Support & Resistance indicators can be used by traders in...

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US Elections, Debates, Indices Bearish :: the Week Ahead :: 27 Sept 2016

September 28, 2016

Last night was the first of the big US presidential debates so let’s jump right in and see what...

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Education :: Gap Trading with News Sentiment Indicators

September 27, 2016

In Acuity Trading’s continuing series of educational videos, today we want to take a look at Gap Trading. If...

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Education :: Trading News Events Using News Sentiment Indicators

September 26, 2016

In Acuity Trading’s continuing series of educational videos, today we want to take a look at Trading News Events....

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