• The IndeX Files 12-11-2019

    Will US-Sino Trade Deal Be Signed This Week? Global benchmark equities remain near recent high levels this week, though are sitting below the record highs seen over the last week as investors struggle with opposing themes. The US outlook has shifted away from expectations that the Fed will ease further this year. Ahead of the […]

  • Chart of the Day – USDJPY

    Chart of the Day US domestic politics will stay on the impeachment inquiry into US President Donald Trump as the House of Representatives will televise publicly the Congressional hearings on President Trump’s impeachment inquiry this week. US diplomats William Taylor and George Kent will testify before the House of Representative Intelligence Committee on Wednesday, whilst […]

  • Daily Market Outlook, November 12, 2019 

    Daily Market Outlook, November 12, 2019  Main Market Themes Daily market outlook: US bond markets were shut on Monday for Veterans Day but US equity markets were open. The Dow notched a fresh record closing high, though the rest of the benchmark markets closed lower amid lingering US-China trade worries, as protests in Hong Kong […]

  • Daily Commodity Currencies: 12 November, Monday

    USDCHF Technical Analysis: NZDUSD Technical Analysis: USDCAD Technical Analysis: USDNOK Technical Analysis:   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 belong solely to the author, and not to the author’s employer, organization, committee or other group […]

  • Precious Metals Monday 11-11-2019

    Gold The outlook for precious metals is evolving in light of the changing expectations for the path of the US dollar. Although the Federal Reserve pressed ahead with a further rate cut at its most recent meeting, Chairman Powell explained that the central bank would now be sitting on its hands while it assesses the […]

  • Chart of the Week Bullish EURUSD

    Chart of the Week Bullish EURUSD Bullish EURUSD: EUR: Eurozone industrial production is out on Wednesday. On Thursday, national account data for 3Q19 will be updated with the second estimate of the 3Q real GDP growth set to confirm the flash 0.2% q/q growth. On Friday, alongside the trade balance data for September, Eurostat will […]

  • The Investment Bank Outlook – 11-11-2019

    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 […]

  • Daily Market Outlook, November 11, 2019 

    Daily Market Outlook, November 11, 2019  Main Market Themes Optimism on the pending US-China trade deal faded on Friday after President Trump said that he hasn’t yet agreed to remove tariffs on imported Chinese goods as part of the first phase of a US-China trade deal. He said “I haven’t agreed to anything…China would like […]

  • Weekly Market Outlook 11-11-19

    In this Weekly Market Outlook 11-11-19, 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 […]

  • Is the Russian Ruble Targeting the 65.55 Level?

    Today we review the potential future of Russian ruble, British pound and Swiss franc.

  • Daily Commodity Currencies: 11 November, Monday

    USDCHF Technical Analysis: NZDUSD Technical Analysis: USDCAD Technical Analysis: USDNOK Technical Analysis:   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 belong solely to the author, and not to the author’s employer, organization, committee or other group […]

  • The Friday Forex Takeaway – Episode 8

    Key Points This Week US-Sino Trade Deal on Track Expectations that the US – Sino “phase one” trade deal (verbally agreed October 10th) will be signed over November has kept equities indices in demand. US benchmarks have traded to new record highs this week as the prospect of an end to the 17-month tariff war […]

  • Daily Market Outlook, November 8, 2019 

    Daily Market Outlook, November 8, 2019  Main Market Themes Daily market outlook: US stocks rose overnight, buoyed by optimism that the US and China seem inching closer to ink a partial trade deal as Beijing announced that it had agreed with the US to remove tariffs in phases. Reuters also cited an anonymous US official […]

  • Daily Commodity Currencies: 8 November, Friday

    USDCHF Technical Analysis:   NZDUSD Technical Analysis:   USDCAD Technical Analysis: USDNOK Technical Analysis:   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 belong solely to the author, and not to the author’s employer, organization, committee or […]

  • The Crude Chronicles – Episode 12

    Trade Deal Hopes VS Negative OPEC Outlook WTI prices commenced the week in demand as expectations that the US and China will formally approve the mini-trade deal agreed earlier this month helped support global investor appetite. The driving force behind the latest surge in optimism over US-Sino trade discussions was the comments made at the […]