• The Friday Forex Takeaway – Episode 21

    Key points from this week RBNZ sounds more upbeat At the bank’s February meeting the RBNZ kept rates on hold as expected. However, the bank’s outlook and assessment was a little more upbeat than many were anticipating, seeing NZD trading firmly higher in reaction. The bank noted the risks from corona-virus though said that it […]

  • Daily Market Outlook, February 14, 2020 

    Daily Market Outlook, February 14, 2020  Global risk appetite turned a tad more cautious overnight, with S&P500 losing 0.16% amid news of increasing number of Covid-19 cases, especially the tenfold surge in China using new methodology to count clinically diagnosed cases and White House advisor Kudlow also criticised China’s transparency over Covid-19 as the CDC […]

  • Tickmill’s Investing Diva, EURUSD Daily Outlook 14-02-20

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  • Chart of The Day USDJPY

    Chart of the Day USDJPY Protracted Correction USDJPY Vacillating risk sentiment has swung back to negative following news that Hubei province had “revised” its way of counting Covid-19 infections, resulting in significantly higher numbers of new cases and deaths. The news jolted market sentiment that had been conditioned by signs that the outbreak was peaking […]

  • The Crude Chronicles – Episode 25

    Benchmark WTI prices have had a much stronger session this week with prices recovering to highs of mid $51 from recent lows of $49. The recovery has largely been attributed to the recovery in global investor appetite over this week. OPEC Cuts Demand Outlook Investor uncertainty has been lower over the last month due to […]

  • Daily Market Outlook, February 13, 2020 

    Daily Market Outlook, February 13, 2020  A day after WHO announced that the cases on new Coronavirus cases had stabilised in China and the market cheered the news, Risk sentiment was overshadowed this morning by the jump of confirmed cases reported by Hubei province as a result of revision of the counting method. The “clinically […]

  • Tickmill’s Investing Diva, AUDJPY Daily Outlook 13-02-20

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  • Kiwi Catches Fire on Optimistic RBNZ Meeting

    RBNZ Holds Steady The New Zealand dollar saw a sharp increase overnight as the Reserve Bank of New Zealand’s first meeting of the year saw them holding monetary policy unchanged. No change was expected, and rates remain at current all-time lows. However, the meeting itself was a little more hawkish than many were expecting. The […]

  • Irish Politics Shaken By Suprise Elections Result

    While much of the recent news-flow concerning the EU has focused around the UK’s Brexit departure, attention is now starting to shift towards fresh risks within the EU. The results of the 2020 general elections in Ireland this week have once again highlighted a shift away from the traditional parties. Sinn Fein Takes Second Place […]

  • Chart of the Day NZDUSD

    Chart of the Day NZDUSD Potential Intraday Impulse NZDUSD The RBNZ left rates on hold as expected but the statement was seen as less dovish and NZDUSD rallied ~1% through 0.6450 to a high of 0.6477. The statement noted the positive impact of previous monetary easing (-75bps last year), fiscal easing (the govt’s announcements in […]

  • Daily Market Outlook, February 12, 2020 

    Daily Market Outlook, February 12, 2020  The Global market broadly gained on Tuesday on easing Coronavirus concerns as investors weighed positive developments such as smaller increases in reported cases and Chinese officials’ optimism that the outbreak could be contained by April.  Stoxx Europe 600 rose 0.9% to all-time high and the Hang Seng index surged […]

  • Tickmill’s Investing Diva, EURUSD Daily Outlook 12-02-20

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  • The IndeX Files 11-02-2020

    Corona-Virus Continues To Dictate Asset Price Moves Ongoing developments within the corona-virus outbreak continue to dominate action in benchmark global equities indices this week. Early optimism regarding the prospect of a potential vaccine helped fuel a wave of buying across high yielding assets last week, however, this move was short-lived and has seen further reversal […]

  • Chart of the Day EURUSD

    Chart of the Day EURUSD Pivot Point Cluster EURUSD The EUR remains on the soft side. German political uncertainty increased, after the expected successor to Chancellor Merkel stepped down as CDU leader. EUR got through that news largely unscathed but lurched down several hours later, reaching a low of around 1.0910 Eurozone investor sentiment eased […]

  • Daily Market Outlook, February 11, 2020 

    Daily Market Outlook, February 11, 2020  The US market rebounded in a broad-based rally on Monday, despite lingering fears over the Coronavirus outbreak, leading the S&P 500 and Nasdaq to hit their respective record high. Overall US main indexes rose 0.6-1.1%, as opposed to European and Asian equities that generally finished lower earlier of the […]