Sat, 16 Dec 2017 01:00:00 GMT
Financial markets have just one full week of trade left in 2017. Here is what major currencies, commodities and equity indexes might do with it.
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:56:00 GMT
The US Dollar plunged despite a seemingly hawkish lead from the Federal Reserve. It will probably struggle to find a lifeline before the calendar turns to 2018.
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:48:00 GMT
Gold prices rebounded off critical support this week with the Fed inspired rally now eyeing initial targets. Here are the updated targets & invalidation levels that matter.
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:45:00 GMT
This past week we had three major central bank meetings, the week ahead quiets down as the year quickly draws to a close; markets looking to close out year on a strong note.
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:41:00 GMT
In light of recent bad news in the crude oil market failing to significantly reverse the trend, oil traders are holding onto their optimistic views.
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:38:00 GMT
A marked pickup in Canada’s headline reading for inflation may rattle the near-term resilience in USD/CAD as it puts pressure on the BoC to further normalize monetary policy.
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:36:00 GMT
The Australian Dollar got unexpected lift from both local and international factors last week. It can’t rely on more of the same in the coming sessions however.
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:34:00 GMT
Next week brings the final Bank of Japan rate decision for 2017, and while inflation remains well-below the bank’s 2% target, the BoJ appear steadfast and determined to drive-in higher prices.
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 16:30:00 GMT
The British Pound stands at risk of facing choppy prices over the near-term as the European Union (EU) pledges to ‘adopt additional guidelines in March 2018.’
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 15:15:00 GMT
The technical picture shows that momentum has stalled, suggesting that it may be appropriate for traders to switch to more range-driven trading strategies through the holidays.
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:36:00 GMT
As we move towards the close of a busy week with what's been an active year, we take a step back to look at the bigger-picture setups in the world's two largest currencies: The Euro and U.S. Dollar.
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 08:30:00 GMT
Crude oil prices are struggling to build lasting momentum but gold may return to the offensive as “fade the Fed” trade patterns re-emerge into the week-end.
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 05:00:00 GMT
The New Zealand Dollar is back on the offensive as “fade the Fed” trade dynamics return after a brief respite. The Japanese Yen may struggle to capitalize however.
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 18:07:00 GMT
Aussie rebounded off critical support last week with the post-FOMC rally clearing the monthly range highs. Here are the updated targets & invalidation levels that matter.
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 16:10:00 GMT
The reaction to the ECB interest rate decision raises the risk for further losses in EUR/USD as the central bank keeps the door open to further expand its balance sheet.
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:30:00 GMT
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Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:00:00 GMT
The past 24 hours have produced a number of key drivers, and FX markets have put in some relevant moves around some very key levels. In this article, we attempt to separate the pertinence from the noise.
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Gold prices are eyeing monetary policy announcements form the SNB, BOE and ECB after posting impressive gains following the Fed interest rate decision.
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 07:30:00 GMT
Fresh remarks from the Bank of England (BoE) may spark a bullish reaction in GBP/USD should the central bank prepare U.K. households and businesses for higher interest rates.
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 06:00:00 GMT
Currency markets still shell-shocked after the FOMC rate decision are bracing for a trio of policy announcements from the SNB, the ECB and the BOE.
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:00:00 GMT
A dovish Fed rate-hike may spark a bearish reaction in the U.S. dollar as the central bank runs the risk of completing the policy normalization ahead of schedule.
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 14:00:00 GMT
The final Federal Reserve rate decision for this year looms on the calendar for later today. A hike is widely-expected, but what could the bank say or do that could elicit some element of sustainable strength in the Greenback?
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:45:00 GMT
The Federal Reserve will have to do more than just hike rates in order to get the US Dollar to rally today - a tall task indeed.
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Crude oil prices are looking to official EIA inventory flow statistics for direction while gold is bracing for the much-anticipated FOMC monetary policy announcement.
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 06:08:00 GMT
The US Dollar may rise if the Federal Reserve continues to project three interest rate hikes in 2018, topping what is already priced into financial markets.