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Gold And Yen – The Correlation That Is Worth Knowing!

Gold is one of the favorite trading instruments in the precious metals asset class. Its appeal ranges from the intraday trader/speculator to investors involved in actual purchasing of the bullion. Well known for its status as a safe haven currency, some liken gold to the default currency for mankind.

It is no wonder then that gold attracts a lot of attention, from fundamental analysis to the more technical trading strategies with gold. This is largely because gold can be traded in many ways such as spot gold (XAUUSD), gold futures (GC), gold ETF’s (GLD), and even gold (miner) stocks such as Barrick Gold Corp. (ABX) or Goldcorp Inc. (GG).

Gold and the yen correlation

Not known to many traders, gold is positively correlated to yen. Let’s take a look at the first chart where we compare yen futures to gold futures on a monthly time frame. You can see how gold’s peaks and troughs correspond to that of the yen’s peaks and troughs.
Note: Yen futures are contracts that are priced in US dollars. It is the inverse of USDJPY.

The above chart also shows that the correlation is not 100%. Or in other words the percentage to percentage move …

A Brief History of Wastewater Purification Methods

Writings dated back as far as 2000 BCE in Greek and Sanskrit recommend the use of water treatment methods. Water treatment is an ancient practice that the world has continued to remaster for the most elegant and effective solution when it comes to wastewater purification. These wastewater solutions are well documented in history because nothing affects humankind quite like a lack of clean water. This is reiterated by Victor Hugo in Les Miserables (1892): “The history of men is reflected in the history of sewers.”

Glimmers of History in Modern Wastewater Treatment Companies

We will glance through history to understand how we got from simply boiling water to clean it to the methods employed by water sanitation plants we know today.

Mesopotamian Water Sanitation

The Mesopotamian Empire was the first to (at least formally) address sanitation problems as a result of community living. The ruins of Babylonia have remnants of systems they used when the less elegant visibility ofdrainage systems carrying waste to cesspits became a problem. However, even though this system was in play most people still threw debris in the streets, which was periodically covered with clay. Because of this, eventually the streets became raised and stairs …

8 Tips for Pleasing Holidays

The main purpose of the trip is to enjoy time by entertaining yourself with a new atmosphere in a place that has become a choice for special people. Vacation is a fun activity. Many people are fond of using their time for vacation. Especially if you include people who have traveling souls. Guaranteed you will take advantage of free time for a vacation.

  1. Location Survey

Surveying the location of a tourist destination really needs to be done all the way before you go on vacation. Many people travel but confused so get to the destination. It happened because before leaving they did not find out which city or country to visit. In fact, these attractions can be seen on the internet or in the tourist books.

Surveys via the Internet or preparation long before it is very important to do because you can find out whether there are discounts or discounts, ranging from airline tickets or hotels. Or look for affordable souvenir shopping places like traditional markets.

  1. Prepare and bring enough money

Do not let you run out of money while on the go. So make sure you have enough money to keep you from getting confused. Of course not …