AUD/JPY (and other yen pairs) flash crash of Jan 2019

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  1. jack

    jack Administrator Staff Member

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    Low liquidity.. bad news out of some international companies.. there's a few theories being tossed around here but regardless this shakeup was a lot of fun out of nowhere:

    AUDJPY (the big mover)

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    USDJPY (wants to play too)

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    NZDCHF (dude where's my car?)

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    Anyone bank large off these?
     
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  2. jack

    jack Administrator Staff Member

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    https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-01-02/yen-surge-algos-set-off-flash-crash-moves-in-currency-market?utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=socialflow-organic&cmpid==socialflow-twitter-markets&utm_content=markets&utm_source=twitter
     
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  3. rod178

    rod178 Well-Known Member

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    Another reason to be wary when Trading during periods of low liquidity
     

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