March 15, 2017
Market Insight

The Calm Before Central Bank Data

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Well it’s still a bit of a calm before the central bank storm for the currencies so far this week and the major currencies once again with the notable exception of Cable are still trading in recent ranges. Yesterday, we saw some better numbers out of China in the Asian session (although retail sales did […] Read More
March 14, 2017
Market Insight

A quiet Monday to Start off the Week

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It was a pretty quiet start to the week yesterday as the market continued to digest the NFP print from Friday and the consequent reaction, the dollar continued to move south but to varying degrees with individual currencies. The Cable gained the most of the majors as PM May took a step closer to triggering […] Read More
March 2, 2017
Market Insight

Dollar Settles After Market Digests Trumps Speech

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After the much anticipated address to congress yesterday we did see a positive reaction from the markets with Wall Street finishing the day nicely in the black. The positive vibe did transfer through to the currencies which saw a decent run to the topside for the Usd before trailing off later in the day. This […] Read More
February 3, 2017
Market Insight

Dollar bounces as Bears take profit ahead of Non Farm Payrolls.

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Happy Friday all! We had a bit of a mixed bag of information from the market last night but the upshot is we have seen a bit of a bounce in the big dollar as traders square up shorts and take profit ahead of the big Non Farm Payrolls data tonight. Once again the main […] Read More
February 2, 2017
Market Insight

Dollar continues to grind down as the FOMC keeps rates on hold

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As expected the Fed left rates on hold and we got the now usual upbeat rhetoric with regard to job number and inflation but we open the Asian session with the DXY still down near its new year lows. The ADP non farms front runner also produced a very strong result at 246k against the […] Read More

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