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December 12, 2017
Market Insight

Dollar Recovers After NY Terror Attack

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We had a couple of big events that moved the markets yesterday on what many had predicted to be a quiet start to the week. An attempted terrorist bomb attack in New York City during the commuter rush hour fortunately resulted in very low injuries and no fatalities but we did see some safe haven […] Read More
December 11, 2017
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Dollar Remains Bid into the New Week After Strong NFP’s

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On Friday we saw good numbers out of the US as the Non Farm Payrolls data came out better than expected at 228k against the expected 198k. This kept the stock markets fairly happy into the weekend and kept the dollar supported even thought the Average Hourly wage numbers did disappoint. The other big news […] Read More
December 8, 2017
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Plenty Going on Ahead of Non Farm Payrolls

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We’ve seen plenty of action across the markets leading up to tonight’s big Non Farm Payroll numbers, once again we saw the US dollar continue to grind higher against the majority of currencies as the tax reform plan and bills rumbles on, there’s fresh hope that the Brexit negotiations can move onto the next stage […] Read More
December 7, 2017
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Dollar Grinds Higher in Uncertain Market

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The dollar continued to recover over yesterday’s trading day as the currency markets continued to trade in recent ranges despite continued geopolitical concerns remaining at the forefront of most traders minds. The big mover last night was the Cad which took a significant hit as the Bank of Canada held firm on interest rates and […] Read More
December 6, 2017
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Aussie Hit on Poor GDP Data to Kick off a Busy Day

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We saw the currencies trading in relatively familiar ranges overnight as the same recent themes of the US tax bill and the UK’s Brexit continue to dominate market chat. The dollar has managed to grind higher for most of the sessions back towards last weeks highs, however a dip in the stock markets has seen […] Read More

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