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Valeria Bednarik

Benzinga Contributor

About

Valeria Bednarik has been active in the financial markets since 2003, specializing in the International Foreign Exchange Market. She graduated in the Universidad Católica del Salvador, in Argentina, as a Certified Public Accountant, specializing in taxes and cost management. Looking for financial and personal freedom, she turned to the investment world and discovered forex back in 2001, dedicating years first to learn, later to teach. In 2006, she began writing some articles through FXStreet helping newbie traders in their education. Back then, Francesc Riverola, owner and co-founder of the company, invited her to join his team, and she is now the Chief analyst of FXStreet, being an invaluable asset for the company.
April 14, 2021 5:14 PM
AUD/USD Current Price: 0.7727 Australian Westpac Consumer Confidence printed at 6.2% in April up from 2.6% previously. Australia to publish March emp ...
April 14, 2021 5:12 PM
EUR/USD Current Price: 1.1972 Risk appetite dominated the financial board and put further pressure on the greenback. US Fed’s chair Jerome Powe ...
April 13, 2021 6:37 PM
AUD/USD Current Price: 0.7645 Australian data was mixed, as NAB’s Business Confidence contracted in March. Bouncing gold prices and US indexes ...
April 13, 2021 6:35 PM
EUR/USD Current Price: 1.1944 Upbeat US inflation figures spurred risk appetite, to the detriment of the greenback. The German ZEW survey showed that ...
April 08, 2021 5:37 PM
AUD/USD Current Price: 0.7649 A fresh one-month high in gold prices underpinned the aussie. Australia will publish the March AIG Performance of Servi ...
April 08, 2021 5:34 PM
EUR/USD Current Price: 1.1915 The ECB could start reducing its bond purchases during the summer. US unemployment claims unexpectedly surged in the we ...
April 07, 2021 4:34 PM
AUD/USD Current Price: 0.7606 Mixed Australian data somehow hurt demand for the aussie. Global stocks traded with a soft tone throughout the day. AUD ...
April 07, 2021 4:32 PM
EUR/USD Current Price: 1.1865 FOMC Minutes passed unnoticed as the Fed reaffirmed its wait-and-see stance. Better than anticipated European data prov ...
April 06, 2021 3:57 PM
AUD/USD Current Price: 0.7662 The RBA left its monetary policy unchanged as widely anticipated. Broad dollar’s weakness helped the pair post a ...
April 06, 2021 3:47 PM
EUR/USD Current Price: 1.1871 The EU April Sentix Investor Confidence printed at 13.1, beating expectations. US Treasury yields edged sharply lower, ...
April 05, 2021 4:59 PM
AUD/USD Current Price: 0.7651 The Reserve Bank of Australia is expected to keep its monetary policy on hold. Risk appetite took over financial market ...
April 05, 2021 4:54 PM
EUR/USD Current Price: 1.1810 Wall Street’s rally on upbeat US data puts pressure on the greenback. US Treasury yields ticked lower, but the yi ...
April 01, 2021 4:00 PM
EUR/USD Current Price: 1.1771 US ISM Manufacturing PMI expanded in March at the fastest pace since 1983, jumping to 64.7. Most countries will be on ...
April 01, 2021 3:51 PM
AUD/USD Current Price: 0.7616 Australian trade surplus resulted at 7526 million, missing the expected 9700 million. Manufacturing output in Australia ...
March 31, 2021 3:52 PM
AUD/USD Current Price: 0.7601 Australia to release March manufacturing PMIs this Thursday. The aussie is under pressure, despite US equities advanced ...
March 31, 2021 3:50 PM
EUR/USD Current Price: 1.1729 ECB’s President Lagarde said the market moves wouldn’t lead the monetary policy. US ADP survey showed that ...
March 30, 2021 4:05 PM
AUD/USD Current Price: 0.7593 Aussie fell on a firmer greenback and falling gold prices. AUD/USD nears March low at 0.7562, could turn bearish below ...
March 30, 2021 4:03 PM
EUR/USD Current Price: 1.1720 US Treasury yields jumped to 14-month highs ahead of US President Biden’s speech. US Consumer Confidence soared i ...
March 29, 2021 5:42 PM
AUD/USD Current Price: 0.7633 Mounting risk aversion takes its toll on the Australian dollar. AUD/USD is neutral in the near-term, with increased bea ...
March 29, 2021 5:39 PM
EUR/USD Current Price: 1.1766 A sour market sentiment maintained the greenback on the winning side. US March Dallas Fed Manufacturing Business Index ...
March 25, 2021 4:37 PM
AUD/USD dropped to its lowest level in seven weeks. USD capitalized on strong data, recovering bond yields. Additional losses are likely toward 0.750 ...
March 25, 2021 4:34 PM
EUR/USD Current Price: 1.1779 Euro among worst G10 performers on Thursday as EU leaders discuss the vaccine. US dollar losses strength as Wall Street ...
March 24, 2021 5:03 PM
AUD/USD Current Price: 0.7596 Australian March Commonwealth Bank PMIs came in better than anticipated. RBA’s Governor Debelle does not expect i ...
March 24, 2021 5:01 PM
EUR/USD Current Price: 1.1821 Dollar bulls ignored dismal US data, a better market mood. Markit EU PMIs beat expectations in March, according to prel ...
March 23, 2021 4:09 PM
AUD/USD Current Price: 0.7641 The American dollar found additional support in Fed Kaplan’s comments. Australian Commonwealth Bank PMIs are fore ...
March 23, 2021 4:06 PM
EUR/USD Current Price: 1.1853 A dismal market’s mood put pressure on the high-yielding EUR. US Federal Reserve chief Powell testified on the CA ...
March 22, 2021 5:49 PM
AUD/USD Current Price: 0.7749 Easing government bond yields and positive developments in Wall Street underpinned the pair. The Australian macroeconom ...
March 22, 2021 5:45 PM
EUR/USD Current Price: 1.1937 Turmoil in Turkey spurred risk-off at the beginning of the day. Eyes turn on US Federal Reserve chief Jerome Powell tes ...
March 18, 2021 3:57 PM
AUD/USD Current Price: 0.7760 Upbeat Australian employment data were not enough to push aussie higher. The poor performance of Wall Street and higher ...
March 18, 2021 3:53 PM
EUR/USD Current Price: 1.1915 US Treasury yields reached fresh 14-month highs ahead of Wall Street’s opening. Tepid European data and the mixed ...