• Will Draghi´s speech kill the momentum?

    Acknowledging the economic success of the eurozone while holding back the rally of common currency – a problem that is increasingly becoming unsolvable for the ECB.

  • Will the US inflation surprise the FED?

    The minutes of the ECB meeting will probably show a cautious position of the bank regarding the forecast of stimulating the economy

  • EU inflation lags in economic recovery

    Published Eurostat data showed that consumer prices in December increased by 1.4% YoY, compared to the 1.5% gain in November last year.

  • Will the ECB be convinced?

    On Tuesday, Euro reached a 4-month high at 1.2081, recording a 3-percent growth since mid-December. EUR/USD is preparing to break through the Septembers peak at 1.21, which could create a psychological basis for the pair’s growth in 2018.

  • Is the Eurozone is ahead of the US?

    The ECB’s activity on the debt market will decrease from 60 billion Euros to 30 billion in January. The possibility of a further reduction of the bond buying program might be considered.

  • Bitcoin futures open the way to “Big Short”

    The CBOE data shows that with an increase in the delivery time, the settlement price first grows to $ 18,000, and then falls to $ 16,400.While the futures price remains virtually unchanged for the February and March contracts.

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  • The tax reforms might have some complications instore

    The Dollar continues its retreat on Thursday, as investors are waiting for a version of the Senate tax bill, which may significantly differ from the version of the House of Representatives (controlled by the Republicans).

  • 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.

  • 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.

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  • 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.

  • Will September inflation data impress the market?

    The EUR/USD pair is stable, despite the fact that the Dollar is falling against other currencies ahead of the Septembers consumer inflation data. What has pushed Dollar in the right direction has been the unemployment benefits data.