March 21, 2017
Market Insight

Another Quiet Day for the Markets in Asia

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It’s been another relatively quiet session for the markets in Asia today with the dollar still sitting on it’s recent lows. The Dxy is currently holding just above 100 and traders will be watching to see if the market can break below which might help some of the majors break out of their recent ranges. […] Read More
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 9, 2017
Market Insight

Dollar Still on the Front Foot Into the European Session

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It’s been a quiet day in Asia but the Usd is still trading to the topside against most of the majors, we had some interesting data out of China with the CPI y/y coming out much lower than expected (0.8% against exp 1.9%) and the PPI data slightly better (7.8% against exp 7.6%) which kept […] Read More
February 27, 2017
The Week Ahead

Mixed Themes continue to dominate the Market this week

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The dollar index is actually kicking off this week around the same levels that we were trading at the start of last week, we had a fair amount of trading and comments out last week but I think the Dxy is probably indicative of the uncertainty that the market still feels. We still have markets […] Read More

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