• The Friday Forex Takeaway – Episode 31

    Key Points from This Week Oil Turned Negative As the COVID crisis continues, the oil market this week gave the clearest indication of the economic damage being caused. Dropping over 100% on Monday as futures traders scrambled to roll their May contracts (due for expiry on Tuesday) into the front month, oil prices collapsed below […]

  • The Friday Forex Takeaway – Episode 15

    Key Points From This Week Trump Announces Trade Deal Signing Date Global investor appetite was strengthened this week in response to Trump’s announcement that the US and China will now sign off on the phase-one trade deal on January 15th. The US announced on December 14th that the two sides had agreed the deal, which […]

  • Precious Metals Monday 30-09-2019

    Gold The price of gold has been devalued over recent sessions as we have seen an alteration to the outlook for US rates. The Fed cut its headline rate by a further 25 basis points at the recent September FOMC meeting. However, the market had been expecting the signal that further rate cuts would be […]