June 19, 2017
Market Insight

Dollar Lower After Weak US Data

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Firstly, apologies for a lack of market update on Friday, we were moving offices in Sydney and let’s just say that things didn’t quiet go as smoothly as planned! However, we’re in now and for those clients who find themselves in the Sydney CBD, please feel free to drop in and meet the team. The […] Read More
June 15, 2017
Market Insight

Dollar Stronger After Less Dovish Fed

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It’s been a bit of a disjointed week for most of the major currencies, but yesterday we at last saw some decent moves and opportunities for traders.  We’d seen a bit of dollar appreciation across the board in the first couple of sessions of the day but a very poor CPI and Retail Sales print […] Read More
June 14, 2017
Market Insight

Quiet Markets Ahead of the FOMC

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We saw relatively quiet markets throughout yesterdays trading as the market focus has moved squarely onto tonight’s meeting of the Federal Reserve Bank. As we said yesterday, it’s not so much whether they will hike rates, that’s well and truly priced in, but more on the outlook and how it’s planning on cutting it’s $4 […] Read More
June 9, 2017
Market Insight

Sterling Under Pressure as Exit Polls Predict a Hung Parilament

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‘Super Thursday’ had actually been a bit of a disappointment for a lot of traders who were hoping for huge moves across the currencies. The ECB and Comey testimony’s provided some good volatility but nothing out of expectation, however, in the last couple of hours we’ve seen the cable plummet 250 pips on exit polls […] Read More
June 8, 2017
Market Insight

Choppy Markets Ahead of ‘Super Thursday’

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We saw some whippy moves in the market yesterday ahead of today’s big risk events with the Euro especially volatile with the ECB looming. Various ‘sources’ came out with conflicting stories with regard to the ECB’s rate announcement tonight and which saw some sharp moves down and equally as swift on the way back up. We […] Read More

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