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  • What Does High Inflation in the UK Tell us?

    In the “club” of developed countries, an inflation rate which is persistently higher above the target level and, all the more, high inflationary expectations, are a rather unusual phenomenon. Structural changes that explain the long-term decline in inflation are nearly the same everywhere — an aging population, a decrease in long-term GDP growth rates, more […]

  • The Friday Forex Takeaway – Episode 4

    Key Points From This Week GBP has been the standout performer of the week among the G10 currencies as fresh Brexit-deal optimism has seen it rising firmly against USD. On the other hand, JPY has been the worst performing currency in the G10 space as Brexit hopes and optimism for a US-Sino “mini trade deal” […]

  • FOMC Minutes Point To Further Cuts

    FOMC Minutes Highlight Downside Risks USD saw heavy selling in reaction to the release of the September FOMC meeting minutes. Given that the Fed’s decision to reduce rates by a further 25 basis points saw three voting members dissenting, the risks of less-dovish minutes were elevated. However, although the Fed was split over the decision […]

  • Trade of the Day

    Trade of the Day GBP: Markets reacted positively to the news that PM Johnson and Irish PM Varadkar, after extensive talks yesterday, can potentially see a path to a deal. GBP rallied strongly, volatility moved higher and 1-month GBPUSD risk/reversals moved above par (a premium to buy calls over puts). The UK and EU chief […]

  • Daily Market Outlook, October 11, 2019

    Daily Market Outlook, October 11, 2019  Main Market Themes Stock Indices  finished Thursday’s session with modest climb, buoyed by trade optimism after Chinese Vice Premier Liu He met with top US officials and President Trump announced via twitter his plan to meet He today.  Positive headlines surrounding the current talk alongside White House’s earlier approval […]

  • Daily Commodity Coverage: 11 Oct, Friday

    USDCHF Technical Analysis:   NZDUSD Technical Analysis:   USDCAD Technical Analysis:   USDNOK Technical Analysis: