Fed Hikes as Expected and is Looking at MoreJun 14, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
As expected the Fed raised interest rates by 25bps this morning and more crucially signalled that there are another 2 on the way, most probably in September and December.
Markets Steady Ahead of Central BanksJun 13, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
The markets shrugged of yesterday’s excitement of the historic US – North Korean summit in Singapore swiftly as it moved it’s focus back to economic fundamentals.
Fed Holds Rates Steady – Dollar Continues it’s Daily GrindMay 3, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
The Fed keep interest rates on hold last night as was widely expected across the markets, they did acknowledge the recent pike in inflation and are happy with their gradual rate rises.
Sky Business News Interview 9th April 2018Apr 11, 2018 - By RSA HQ
Rakuten Securities COO Nick Twidale’s latest TV appearance on Sky News, discussing all that’s relevant in the markets.
Dollar Drops After Neutral Fed HikeMar 22, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
The greenback experienced its biggest drop in 2 months as the Fed delivered an on target 0.25% rate hike and left it’s outlook unchanged at 3 hikes in 2018.
Dollar Back on the Front Foot Ahead of the FOMCMar 21, 2018 - By RSA HQ
We saw the dollar recover well from Monday’s losses yesterday with the market positioning itself for a more Hawkish outcome to this week’s Federal Open Markets Committee meeting. The Dollar Index is currently trading around 90.40, it’s highest level in the last couple of weeks.