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07/01/2015

Despite hitting its lowest levels since 2005 at 1.1860 the inability to sustain a strong push below the 2010 lows at 1.1875 has seen the euro start to run out of steam, said Michael Hewson, analyst at ... [more]

07/01/2015

EUR/USD continued to decline overnight as several factors currently weigh on the euro. The recent re-acceleration of the trend lower has in particular been triggered by increased concerns that Greece ... [more]

07/01/2015

ALPARI UK. Asian stocks extended losses for equity markets overnight as the energy and commodity story continued to dominate proceedings for global market. The oil price is the only thing that investo ... [more]

05/01/2015

LLOYDS BANK. USD strength dominated in thin trading last week. EUR/USD touched 2016 lows in overnight trading - after ECB President Draghi alluded to further stimulus and increased uncertainty over Gr ... [more]

05/01/2015

ALPARI UK. This Monday finally sees the return of most traders from the Christmas break and also the return of the volume into these markets. We may have had an extended Christmas break but it very mu ... [more]

22/12/2014

IMM data released last Friday revealed that investors for the third consecutive week reduced their aggregate USD exposure, said analysts at Danske Bank.The move has sent aggregate speculative USD posi ... [more]

22/12/2014

Central banks have played a large role in FX movements towards the end of this year and this is likely to continue into 2015.We think extremely low euro area December inflation will support our call f ... [more]

19/12/2014

In 2015 we maintain that the BoJ’s determination to depress interest rates across the curve will result in USD/JPY pushing higher towards 125.00 on a 12 mth view, said Jane Foley, analyst at Rab ... [more]

18/12/2014

The FOMC changed its forward guidance adding that “it can be patient in beginning to normalize the stance of monetary policy”. The statement was perhaps marginally dovish, with the 'd ... [more]

18/12/2014

DANSKE BANK. The US dollar bounced back overnight as the Fed took a small step in a more hawkish direction and removed the considerable time phrase from its statement in connection with the FOMC meeti ... [more]

18/12/2014

ALPARI UK. Investors were given a small boost overnight which is driving index futures higher ahead of the open as the Fed spoke of its confidence in the US economic recovery, while taking a slightly ... [more]

15/12/2014

The negativity that drove the US to its worst weekly performance in three years appears to be continuing on Monday as Asian market traded deeply in the red overnight and European futures point to a si ... [more]

12/12/2014

In the majors, the USD rallied on the back of much stronger than expected retail sales, said analysts at Danske Bank. It appears that the collapse in energy prices is giving a significant boost to the ... [more]

12/12/2014

ALPARI UK. European indices are expected to open deep in the red on Friday, as a negative end to the US session overnight feeds through into Asian and European markets as we head into week end.It was ... [more]

11/12/2014

Lloyds Bank. Following the disappointing take up of the first TLTRO, the market will be hopeful of a larger take up this time around with expectations at around €140bn. Ongoing market speculation ... [more]

11/12/2014

ALPARI UK. European indices look set to continue their downward spiral this week and more disappointing data from Japan and a very negative end to the US session on Wednesday weigh on investor sentime ... [more]

10/12/2014

ALPARI UK. It's been a rather strange week in the markets so far as the second week of the month tends to be much quieter than the first due to the lack of scheduled economic releases or events. ... [more]

09/12/2014

FXTM. “Where the Cable trades today will be dependent on the market reaction to the Industrial and Manufacturing production data later this morning. The forecasts are for an annualised 1.8% and ... [more]

09/12/2014

ALPARI UK. European markets look set to get off to another negative start on Tuesday as reports suggest that the Fed is going to withdraw its commitment to low interest rates when it meets next week.F ... [more]

05/12/2014

ALPARI UK. The US economy added 321k jobs in November, as today’s jobs report surprised by posting the highest non-farm payrolls number for almost three years. This represents a massive surprise ... [more]

05/12/2014

FXTM. Following some dovish comments from Mario Draghi two weeks ago when the European Central Bank (ECB) President teased the prospect of December being the month the ECB would introduce QE, euro bea ... [more]

05/12/2014

DANSKE BANK. EUR/USD momentarily touched above 1.24 on the ECB press conference yesterday, said analysts at Danske Bank. Today we expect a fairly strong US job report. We forecast non-farm payrolls to ... [more]

05/12/2014

We believe the market had priced some risk of further ECB easing or some ‘signal’ of upcoming measures at its meeting yesterday; with the ECB failing to deliver, this prompted a modest rec ... [more]

04/12/2014

In the global FX markets, today’s ECB meeting will take centre stage, said analysts at Danske Bank.We do not expect the ECB to announce further easing measures but we believe that Draghi once ag ... [more]

04/12/2014

Lloyds Bank experts noted that lack of ECB action suggests risk of mkt disappointment, but EUR downside bias to persist on continued QE speculationPresident Draghi’s post-rate decision press con ... [more]