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Gary Dorsch

Gary Dorsch

Contributor since: 26 Feb 2010


Mr Dorsch worked on the trading floor of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange for nine years as the chief Financial Futures Analyst for three clearing firms, Oppenheimer Rouse Futures Inc, GH Miller and Company, and a commodity fund at the LNS Financial Group.

As a transactional broker for Charles Schwab's Global Investment Services department, Mr Dorsch handled thousands of customer trades in 45 stock exchanges around the world, including Australia, Canada, Japan, Hong Kong, the Euro zone, London, Toronto, South Africa, Mexico, and New Zealand, and Canadian oil trusts, ADR's and Exchange Traded Funds.

He wrote a weekly newsletter from 2000 thru September 2005 called, "Foreign Currency Trends" for Charles Schwab's Global Investment department, featuring inter-market technical analysis, to understand the dynamic inter-relationships between the foreign exchange, global bond and stock markets, and key industrial commodities.

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    Published 24 April 2007 | viewed 5,633 times

    For a few tumultuous hours on April 19th, it seemed like deja ‘vu all over again. Global commodity and stock market operators held their collective…

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    Published 10 April 2007 | viewed 7,230 times

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  • The Shanghai Bubble and the "Euro/Yen" Tug-of-War

    Published 27 March 2007 | viewed 4,069 times

    "Free markets for Free men", was a slogan etched on the floor jackets of several traders at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange in the 1980's. But…

  • Unwinding the Yen, Unravels Global Stock Markets

    Published 13 March 2007 | viewed 5,791 times

    Millions of words have been written about the heavy handed tactics of Japan's Ministry of Finance (MoF) in manipulating the value of the Japanese yen,…

  • Whats behind the Global Stock Market Shake-out?

    Published 28 February 2007 | viewed 7,197 times

    In a keynote speech on February 2nd, in the northern Italian city of Turin, Bank of Italy chief Mario Draghi, warned global stock market operators…

  • Bubbles Brewing in Shanghai, Tokyo, and London

    Published 21 February 2007 | viewed 4,765 times

    "There is a bubble growing. Investors should be concerned about the risks," said Cheng Siwei, vice-chairman of China's National People's Congress in a January 31st…

  • Market Mania in Crude Oil, Base Metals, Tokyo Gold, and the Yen

    Published 06 February 2007 | viewed 4,187 times

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  • Tokyo Warlords Hijack the Bank of Japan

    Published 23 January 2007 | viewed 4,428 times

    In an age when ruling parties of every political stripe manipulate data to promote their own self interests, there is also strong universal cynicism towards…

  • Whats Behind the Crash in Crude Oil?

    Published 09 January 2007 | viewed 10,193 times

    Is it enough to point the finger of blame for the latest crash in crude oil on the arrival of global warming? Unusually warm weather…

  • Chinese Red-chips Soar into Orbit, is Gold Next?

    Published 27 December 2006 | viewed 5,026 times

    2006 was a year of extreme volatility in the global money markets. Once again, the biggest stock market winners were the emerging giants of Brazil,…

  • "Money is too Important" to Trust with Central Bankers!

    Published 12 December 2006 | viewed 3,918 times

    The late Nobel Economic laureate Milton Friedman once remarked, "Money is too important to be left to central bankers. You essentially have a group of…

  • Will China lead a Stampede out of the US Dollar?

    Published 29 November 2006 | viewed 10,015 times

    The $2 trillion per day foreign exchange market never sleeps. Yet for the past six months, the big-3 central banks, the Federal Reserve, the European…

  • Are Arab Oil Kingdoms and China Attracted to Gold's Glitter?

    Published 14 November 2006 | viewed 5,461 times

    American political history has repeated itself again. Since World War II, whichever political party controlled the White House during mid-term Elections has lost an average…

  • How does the US Dollar Defy the Law of Gravity?

    Published 23 October 2006 | viewed 11,595 times

    Trading in foreign exchange is akin to judging a reverse beauty contest. The trick is to buy the "least ugly" currency at the right time.…

  • The Commodities Shakeout, how long will it last?

    Published 09 October 2006 | viewed 5,393 times

    Compared to the tens of trillions of dollars invested in global bonds and stocks, it's still the $80 billion invested in commodity funds that is…

  • What's behind the Meltdown in the Commodity markets?

    Published 18 September 2006 | viewed 10,582 times

    "A Trend in Motion will stay in motion, until some major outside force knocks it off its course." After climbing to a 25-year high of…

  • High Stakes Poker in the Crude Oil Market

    Published 07 September 2006 | viewed 6,782 times

    It's easy to call an opponent's bluff in a game of high stakes poker, when you hold four Aces, and your only worry is being…

  • Japan's Fuzzy Math and European Scare Tactics

    Published 29 August 2006 | viewed 4,253 times

    "If Liars can figure, then figures can lie." How should one react to Tokyo's fuzzy math, after government apparatchniks added 34 items to the Japanese…

  • Is the "Commodity Super Cycle" Fizzling Out?

    Published 21 August 2006 | viewed 5,254 times

    Since reaching a 25-year high of 365.45 on May 11th, the Reuters Commodity Index, (CRB index), has been showing signs of fatigue, after a relentless…

  • Central Bankers Operating behind "Smoke and Mirrors"

    Published 08 August 2006 | viewed 6,806 times

    The synchronized phase of monetary tightening by the world's three largest central banks, the Federal Reserve, the Bank of Japan (BoJ), and the European Central…