• 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 […]

  • Bad news for the Economy – “Good” News for the DAX

    Inertial forces in German production pave the way for further contraction – output in the sector declined by more than expected in September, data showed on Thursday.

  • 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 […]

  • Chart of the Day Bullish GBPNZD

    Chart of the Day Bullish GBPNZD GBP:  ‘Super Thursday’ will be closely watched in the UK, whereby the Bank of England (BoE) issues a policy decision and statement, as well as its Monetary Policy Report (previously known as Inflation Report), followed by a press conference by BoE Governor Mark Carney. Markets expect the BoE to […]

  • Russian Ruble Is on the Rise!

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

  • Daily Market Outlook, November 7, 2019

    Daily Market Outlook, November 7, 2019  Main Market Themes US equities ended little changed and mixed as markets turned risk-off again following news that the inking of a partial US-China trade deal could now be delayed to December pending further talks on the terms and venue, with London touted to be the next option where […]

  • Daily Commodity Currencies: 7 November, Thursday

    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 […]

  • First UK December Elections Rumors – What you Need to Know Before Selling the Pound

    Voter support for the UK Labour party and its leader Corbyn in the heart of the country has nearly halved since the general election in 2017, which jeopardises a favourable election outcome for them in December.

  • Trump Elections Blow As Republicans Lose Key Seats

    Republicans Lose Key Seats The 2019 US gubernatorial elections, held yesterday, marked an important shift in voting habits. Just one year out from the next US national elections, Democrats made gains in the key states of Kentucky and Louisiana. Virginia, the Democrats took control of the legislature for the first time in over two decades. […]

  • Chart of the Day Bearish AUDUSD

    Chart of the Day Bearish AUDUSD Bearish AUDUSD – AUD: RBA kept cash rate steady, opened door for easing if needed: The RBA left cash rate unchanged at a record low of 0.75% as widely expected and still leaves the door opened for further easing if needed. The central bank said that the outlook for […]

  • Daily Market Outlook, November 6, 2019 

    Daily Market Outlook, November 6, 2019  Main Market Themes US stocks ended little changed overnight following a rally in the previous session as investors await more trade-related development concerning the signing of US-China deal. The S&P 500 retreated slightly by 0.1%, the Dow rose 0.1% and NASDAQ was flat but stocks remained at all-time highs.  […]

  • Daily Commodity Currencies: 6 November, Wednesday

    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, […]

  • The IndeX Files 05-11-2019

    Fresh Highs For Global Indices Global benchmark equity indices are continuing to trend higher this week on the ongoing support from easier monetary conditions in the US and rising expectations of an imminent US-Sino trade deal. The October FOMC last week saw the Federal Reserve reducing its main cash rate by another 25 basis points, […]