Fundamental Analysis

Fewer But Meaningful Releases To Fuel This Week’s Forex Moves

Another set of disappointing US job details, released last Friday, raised doubts concerning the strength of world's largest economy to withstand a rate hike before year-end. This, together with the weakest factory orders in eight months, triggered the first negative weekly closing, in previous three, by the US Dollar (I.USDX)....

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What does this week’s unemployment data mean for US interest rates?

On Friday this week we shall find out how the US Jobs market fared in September and whether there will be any additional impetus from the unemployment numbers, as far as the Feds actions on US interest rates are concerned. At the time of writing the Fed Funds Futures market...

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Can This Week’s US NFP Favor Recent USD Up-move?

Last week, various central bank representatives, including the Fed Chair Janet Yellen and the ECB President Mario Draghi, pumped considerable volatility into the forex market. Some of the influential FOMC members, together with the Fed Chair, repeated their words of expected interest rate hike during the current year in separate...

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Are we entering another critical age of money?

Age of Innovation

Some 2600 years ago in the kingdom of Lydia, in what we know now as Anatolia Turkey, a momentous event in human history took place. An event that would have far reaching consequences and that continues to inform our behaviour and shape the societies that we live...

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ECB Testimony & US GDP In Focus Now

Even after FOMC officials failed to lift the Fed rate during its much awaited September monetary policy meeting, the US Dollar Index (I.USDX) couldn't reflect the pessimism and closed in a positive territory as some of the policy makers, in their public speeches during weekend, remained optimistic for the first...

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