Monthly Archives: January 2014
If you believe in seasonals, here are the trades to make for February: #3
USDJPY seasonals Feb 2014

I like seasonals. I theory, they shouldn’t work but in theory lots of things in markets shouldn’t work and still do. #3: Buy USD/JPY Over the past 10 years, February has been the best month on average for USD/JPY gains. USDJPY seasonal heatmap February is also, not surprisingly, one of the better months for the Nikkei. The caveat I have ...

Snapped: The Best Street Style Pics of Coat Slinging This Season
New York SS 14 Street Style

Across the pond in Paris, London, Milan and back again, the show-going set at Fashion Week found a new way to keep warm this season by cleverly fashioning their coats into makeshift capes slung around their shoulders. Women around the globe are skipping sleeves in favor of a slung-jacket look and finding that the chicest ...

Floral Musings: 5 Flower-Infused Hairstyles
Inverted Cascading Braid With Flower Hair Accessory

Even though most of the country is buried under loads of that cold white stuff, spring is nigh. Can you feel it? We can. All those snowbirds are getting ready to head back home, flowers are gearing up to show their faces to the sun and old man winter is preparing for retreat. You’ve just ...

Euro deflation blowout averted but the market remains cautious
EUR/GBP h4 chart 31 01 2014

EUR/USD is still hanging in there but not even the rise in core inflation has given it a lift. The overall view seems to be that the market is thinking that falling inflation is firmly back on the agenda and is going to force the ECB into action. I’m not so sure that’s going to be ...

How Former J. Crew Head Designer Marissa Webb Launched Her Own Line

Formally educated at FIT, Marissa Webb worked her way up at J. Crew where she spent over a decade, eventually becoming the head of womenswear and accessories design before branching out with her namesake line in Spring 2013. Currently stocked at Barneys, we spoke with Webb about her feminine, impeccably designed pieces. theFashionSpot: You went to ...

Japan – Vehicle production for December: 12.2% y/y (prior was 10.2%)

Categories: All, Asia Pacific, Economic Data, Japanese yen Tags: Japan, Vehicle Production Permalink

21 Questions with… New York City Designer Charlotte Ronson [NYFW Edition]

TheFashionSpot's Style Editor, Sharon Feiereisen, is a freelance lifestyle writer based in New York City. Her work has been published in Newsday, The Knot, AM New York, WHERE New York, Dan's Papers, and Hamptons Magazine, among many other print and online outlets. Check out her tumblr blog, Random Happenings.

Details of ECB asset quality review obtained by Bloomberg

Categories: All, Americas, Central Banks, European Central Bank, Regions, Regulation Tags: AQR, bank tests, ECB Permalink

Baby Boom: 17 Ways Celebrities Are Embracing Maternity Style
Kerry Washington

There must be something in the water, it’s a Hollywood baby boom! From Kerry Washington to Olivia Wilde, and Gwen Stefani to Rachel Zoe, there’s been a surge of stylish starlets (and now mommies-to-be) showing off their new maternity wardrobes for a chance at best dressed, high-profile baby bump. Leaving the baggy maternity jeans behind, these ...

Hair Highlights for 2014

Alas sunny days are gone and rainy days are coming. Still there is perfect way to spice up cold days with bright colors ...

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