October 17, 2017
Market Insight

Dollar recovers from CPI miss

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The dollar recovered its lost ground from Fridays CPI miss against most of the major currencies. Positive news out of Washington spurred the greenback along with John Taylor moving into second place behind Powell for Fed Chair on betting markets. Taylor is an Economics Professor at Stanford University and is a keen advocate of rule-based Fed rate […] Read More
October 13, 2017
Market Insight

Quiet Markets Persist Into the End of the Week – US CPI Tonight

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We had another relatively quiet day in the markets yesterday with the currencies once again trading in familiar ranges. There was one major exception in the Sterling as it experienced a bit of a roller coaster ride while the other currencies were playing on the tea cups! It was hit hard (Cable off over a […] Read More
October 9, 2017
Market Insight

Dollar Lower After Poor Non Farm Payrolls

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Non Farm Payroll data came out way below expectations on Friday night as the affect of recent Hurricane’s hit the US numbers, market expectation was already low at +90k but the print of -33k was a bit of a shock. However, this wasn’t the whole story and other parts of the data continue to show […] Read More
October 4, 2017
Market Insight

Dollar Pauses for Breath Ahead of Heavy Data Flow

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The Dollar rally had a breather overnight. Jerome Powell, Fed member spoke in a Reuters Q & A about his bid for the top spot as Fed Chair. Powell is a known dove when it comes to monetary policy which caused markets to sell the dollar on fears that a Fed under his leadership may raise […] Read More
October 3, 2017
Market Insight

Dollar Bid into the Start of the Week

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The dollar had a good day to start the week yesterday with the dollar index up over 30 points from the Friday close as the Asian market gets going this morning. The Euro and Cable both had a good moves to the down side with the single currency off nearly a big figure and the […] Read More

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