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December 22, 2014 1:59 PM
The dearth of currency market volatility in 2014 that sank to historic lows last summer appears to be consigned to history. Put simply, there are ...
December 16, 2014 8:48 AM
The AUD/USD has been on the back foot since September of 2014. The ever-present threat of the U.S. Federal Reserve raising rates and eroding the int ...
December 01, 2014 10:06 AM
Central banks will dominate the spotlight this week as there will be rate announcements from Australia, Canada, United Kingdom and Europe to finis ...
November 28, 2014 12:26 PM
Energy prices continue to make records. This Friday, OPEC (the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries) is back calling the shots, and p ...
November 19, 2014 1:23 PM
The Bank of England (BoE) has turned slightly dovish on the U.K. economy following softer economic indicators released in the last two months. The ...
November 13, 2014 11:48 AM
  Sterling bulls stung by QIR The “Wonder” from down-under hurt by RBA comments Japan to weaken Yen by any means Swis ...
November 03, 2014 6:06 PM
In Capital Markets it's another busy week for central banks with the Reserve Bank of Australia, the Bank of England and the European Central Bank hold ...
October 31, 2014 5:52 PM
ECB Bank Stress Tests results stress EUR German Confidence falls again in October BOJ and Fed in the driver seat of Global monetary policy The resul ...
October 31, 2014 5:48 PM
The forex space has been waiting a long time for a plethora of monetary and policy reasons to once again ignite currency moves. For too long, CBanks n ...
October 31, 2014 5:46 PM
Commodity currencies strength an aberration Euro asset liquidation has supported higher yielding currency pairs Central Banks front and center next ...
October 30, 2014 6:08 PM
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe won his nation's elections in late 2012 with bold promises. One of those promises was that the Japanese economy wou ...
October 30, 2014 5:54 PM
The Fed ended QE3 as expected, but has caught the market off guard with a definite “hawkish” tint in the statement delivered yesterday. Technicall ...
October 28, 2014 5:33 PM
With Central Banks continuing to pull the strings it's not too much of a surprise to see limited forex movement ahead of and around most monetary poli ...
October 28, 2014 5:30 PM
The U.S. Federal Reserve will end its US$3-trillion quantitative easing (QE) program at its October Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting on Oc ...