• USDJPY: Fundamental Analysis and Expectations for the Currency Pair

    USDJPY broke the 112 mark on Wednesday, the first time since the end of April 2019. Concerns about recession in Japan, the long-term impact of the Covid-19 outbreak on regional economies, the anticipation of capital outflows from Japan before the end of financial year and strong greenback all contributed to the rapid decline of Yen.

  • The Friday Forex Takeaway – Episode 22

    Key points From This Week FOMC Meeting Minutes – Cautious Optimism The minutes from the first FOMC meeting of the year saw the Fed striking an optimistic tone. Policymakers agreed that the economic trajectory in the US was in good enough health to keep rates on hold and, with a continued moderate expansion forecast, this […]

  • Tickmill’s Investing Diva, USDJPY Outlook 21-02-20

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  • FOMC Minutes: Markets Don’t Believe Powell Despite the Promises

    Cautious optimism – this is the position of the Fed policymakers regarding their ability to keep last year’s promise and keep the rate in the current range (1.50 – 1.75%) until the end of the year, showed the Minutes of January meeting. Nevertheless, the policymakers recognized that the risks associated with an outbreak of coronavirus pose considerable threat to the outlook skewing it to the downside.

  • How Worried Is The Fed About Coronavirus?

    The release of the January FOMC meeting minutes last night helped keep the current Dollar rally on course with policymakers noting that they expected a continued moderate economic expansion. Inline with this view, the minutes noted that the current monetary policy stance will likely remain appropriate “for a time”. Key Quotes from The Minutes “Policymakers […]

  • The Crude Chronicles – Episode 26

    Crude Recovers On COVID-19 Optimism Benchmark WTI prices have risen over the week as the rebound in global investor appetite helped oil recover from earlier losses in the week. Negative headlines attached to the growing economic impact of COVID-19 were leaning on oil prices at the start of the week, seeing a broad risk-off tone […]

  • Tickmill’s Investing Diva, CADJPY Outlook 20-02-20

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  • China: Between Scylla and Charybdis

    Large industrial and transportation centers located on the Chinese coast, where lockdowns-caused slack translates into foreign economies particularly fast, are gradually removing restrictions on the movement of people and transportation.

  • Brexit Trade Talks On The Rocks Already?

    Leaders Clash Over Demands The outlook for the UK and EU has deteriorated a little this week as fears mount over the trade-standoff between the UK and the EU. Following the very disparate visions set out by UK and EU leaders in opening statements a few weeks ago, tensions increased this week as UK and […]

  • Tickmill’s Investing Diva, EURUSD Outlook 19-02-20

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  • “Unintentional Rigging” in China’s Coronavirus Figures

    The outbreak of the Wuhan flu has once again convinced the Chinese government that it is now totally inappropriate time to wage war or retaliate.

  • Tickmill’s Investing Diva, GBPUSD Daily Outlook 18-02-20

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  • Market Overview: Looming Japanese Recession, US Economic Data and The Trade Deal

    Japanese GDP has taken a huge hit, falling by 1.6% on a quarterly basis and by 6.3% year-over-year in the fourth quarter of 2019 – the worst performance since the financial crisis.

  • The Investment Bank Outlook 17-02-2020

    In our Investment Bank Outlook each week, we bring you a selection of perspectives from leading investment banks to outline the key issues and directional views for the week ahead. These excerpts, taken from research notes, will cover issues such as key market themes, economic releases, as well as any major trends and levels to […]

  • Weekly Market Outlook 17-02-20

    In this Weekly Market Outlook 17-02-20, our analyst looks into the trading week ahead, possible market moving data releases across the globe and the technical analysis to accompany it! Disclaimer: The material provided is for information purposes only and should not be considered as investment advice. The views, information, or opinions expressed in the text […]