• Key economic events and reports for the upcoming wee

    Take a look at what the financial markets might have in store for you next week!

  • The US output growth rate surprised the markets

    The output growth rate in the US economy was higher than expected, reaching a three-year high.

  • The EUR/USD pair can´t pick a direction

    We discuss the direction of the single currency, and look at what might happen to the Swiss Franc!

  • Shale companies strengthen their positions in the US

    The economic calendar this week is stingy with important events, market is waiting for the release of durable goods, which will showcase the consumer sentiments and confidence.

  • Is the US inflation expectations getting worse?

    The spokesman for the Chicago Federal Reserve Bank, Charles Evans, said on Wednesday that he was concerned about the drop in inflation expectations in the US and urged the regulator to respond by raising the inflation bar in the economic forecasts.

  • Saudi Arabian political tension keeps prices elevated

    Oil prices have slowed their growth to the next level of the resistance, as the political turmoil in Saudi Arabia continues to serve as a powerful signal. This helps the markets strengthen the prospects of reducing the global supply of raw materials.

  • Dollar froze ahead of the tax reforms

    The drop with Dollar is likely limited, because of the uncertainty regarding the tax plans. Regardless, the Bond markets seem to be giving up.

  • Some insight on NFP and FED meeting

    After all the natural disasters happening, it became clear that the US economic picture in the medium term is distorted and blurred. Which shows that the principle of “data-dependence” in FED’s policy will not be relevant.

  • Will Brent reach new heights next week?

    The WTI barrel fixes it´s losses on Friday, while increase in the US production is holding back prices.

  • Will Draghi choose the cautions approach?

    The Central Bank plans to announce an asset purchase program cut at today’s meeting and any deviation from the most likely scenario (€ 30bn, 9 months) could potentially cause volatility in the markets, particularly affecting the European currency and German bonds.

  • Japan is not ready for a change

    The Japanese Yen fell sharply on Monday, and the stock market is in better shape in more than 20 years, as Sunday’s elections did not alter political landscape of the country.

  • Key economic events of the upcoming week

    Take a look at what the financial markets might have in store for you next week!

  • Republicans won in the US Senate

    The Dollar continues to alternate offensive with short-term corrections. The latest spurt can be attributed to the positive news from the US Senate, where Republicans managed to agree on budget estimates for 2018.

  • Is Draghi trying to avoid talking about the markets?

    Despite the EBC October meeting being the main denominator whether the politics will be curtailed or not, Draghi tries to dismiss the importance of the event.

  • Is Yellen no longer interested in the markets?

    The Oil prices jumped on Monday, as the US government troops entered the city of Kirkuk controlled by the Kurdistan, which caused a decline in production.