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FX Week Ahead: Payrolls, BoC And RBA Meetings
December's first week is shaping up to be a busy one with a hectic economic calendar for most of the G7 currencies.
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Further Signs Of Strengthening In The Eurozone
The Euro had opened last week on a somber note as reports about the coalition talks in Germany put Angela Merkel in a weak spot. Economic data in the Eurozone has so far remained strong.
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Oil Price Comes Into Focus As The OPEC Meets
Crude oil prices have stabilized since the first decision in 2016. Ahead of this week’s meeting, WTI crude oil futures were seen closing last week near the $60 a barrel mark.
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Famous Traders: Richard Dennis – “The Prince Of The Pit”
In the world of financial markets trading, Richard Dennis is a legendary figure. Not only did he achieve huge success as a commodities trader, earning the moniker “Prince of the Pit”, he also went on to launch the famous “Turtle Traders Group”.
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UK Inflation Rate Remains Flat As Employment Levels Fall
UK consumer prices remain flat in October with UK employment weakening as the economy stagnates.
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Markets Still Not Convinced About Faster Pace Of Rate Hikes From The Fed
Following a brief period of uncertainty, the markets breathed a sigh of relief as President Trump picked FOMC member, Jerome Powell to head the central bank for the next five years.
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Key Things To Watch Over The 19th National Congress In China
While the politics of Europe and the US have been the main market focus over the last two years, the focus is now turning east as the Chinese Communist Party Congress convenes its twice-a-decade meeting. The primary purpose of the congress is to
GBP Soars As BOE Suggests The Market Is Underpricing A UK Rate Hike
GBP soared to fresh 2017 highs against the US Dollar today as the latest Bank of England meeting marked a further hawkish shift. Although the MPC voted 7 – 2 to keep rates on hold, there were clear indications that the bank is
German Elections Update: Why Political Gridlock Could Be Good For Markets
A victory by the CDU/CSU without a clear majority, leading to the formation of another coalition government should be taken as a positive sign by markets as it marks the passing of yet another eurozone election without a populist, Eurosceptic party
German Elections: Merkel Leading Comfortably But Undecided Voters Still Pose Risks
The German election campaign continues to tick along as expected with the CDU/CSU maintaining a comfortable lead over the SPD, in second, who are expected to form a coalition government with Merkel’s party following the voting in three weeks’ time.
German Election: Introducing The Main Parties – From CDU To AfD
In the aftermath of the Dutch, Austrian and French elections, markets now turn their attention to the most important of the eurozone elections: the German election. As the country is the largest economy in the eurozone, the nation’s political
June Nonfarm Payrolls Report – Recap
Last Friday’s nonfarm payrolls data that was released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) showed that the economy added 222,000 jobs during the month of June. There was more positive news as past revisions for the two months showed
Precious Metals Nosedive: Gold Fails To Touch $1300
Last week, metals continued to rise further, Gold managed to post a new high of the year, while Silver underperformed Gold and remained far from this year’s high.
FX COT Update: EUR Short Increased Ahead Of French Elections
Non-Commercials increased their net short positions in the Euro last week selling a further 2.6k contracts to take the total position to -22k. The resumption of selling in the Euro largely reflects elevated investor uncertainty ahead of the first

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