# DXY

#DXY

US Dollar

Dollar falls across the board, gold rallies after new US healthcare bill fails to...

The dollar fell across the board and gold rallied as risk aversion in the markets increased demand for safe haven assets after news that the US House of Representatives failed to...
US Dollar Japanese Yen

Dollar pauses slide against yen; focus turns to US House vote on healthcare

The risk aversion in markets dissipated today and demand for safe havens eased. This helped the dollar made some recovery against the yen, while gold paused its six-day rally. The dollar moved...
Donald Trump

Trump tax cut doubts hit stocks, lifts yen vs. dollar

Growing doubts U.S. President Donald Trump will be able to deliver on a promise of tax cuts that has powered stocks markets to record highs pushed shares lower on Wednesday and...
Japanese Yen

Strong buying in Yen on US concerns

The USD hit the brakes today, as the market looked unhappy on the US uncertainty around the health care reforms that are struggling to gain any traction, despite all of this,...
Donald Trump

Dollar slides as investors fear delay in Trump fiscal plans

Risk aversion in the markets led to safe haven demand, helping the yen strengthen and the dollar index fall below 100. Sterling was one of the best performing major currencies after...
Donald Trump

Markets ignoring political risks

Markets were unmoved by yesterday’s political risk events. Donald Trump's job approval rating took a hit, declining to 37% according to the Gallup poll. The U.S. President took another hit from...
Japanese Yen

Dollar under pressure, near 3-week lows against yen; gold extends rally

There was a quiet start to the week as closed markets in Japan led to lackluster trading during the Asian session. With not a lot on the economic calendar, investors digested...
Theresa May

Dollar Weakness Continues, Theresa May On Tour To Unite Country

Traders are paying more attentions towards the dollar as the Fed will gain more attention once again this week. Theresa May will start her tour around the country in a bid...
US Dollar

Dollar slides further; Singapore NODX picks up

Global equities rallied last Thursday and Friday as the Federal Reserve finally made the decision to lift the interest rate by 25 bps, bringing certainty and confidence to investors. Right now, the...
Stocks NYSE

The dust has settled, so what next?

Global equities rallied on Thursday, cheering the Fed’s decision to raise interest rates by 25bps as it not only provided certainty around monetary policy, but also strengthened investors’ confidence in the...
US Dollar

Dollar crunched by cautious Fed, bonds and commodities cheer

The dollar nursed painful losses in Asia on Thursday while sovereign bonds savored their biggest rally in nine months after the Federal Reserve hiked interest rates, as expected, but signaled no...
Europe

Euro gains on positive outcome of Dutch elections; Dollar extends post-FOMC losses; gold rallies

The US dollar remained weak against its major counterparts during the Asian session after making big losses on Wednesday despite the Federal Reserve delivering a rate hike. Following a two-day meeting, the...
Federal Reserve

The Fed continues to diverge, but is in no hurry!

“Thank you, Janet Yellen,” this is today’s market message to the U.S. Fed Chair. The greenback is falling while everything else is in green today after the Federal Reserve delivered on its...
US Dollar Japanese Yen

USD Into FOMC: Positive On Low Risk Of Dots Downgrade

The USD has gained back some momentum ahead of tomorrow's FOMC meeting. In that regard, Nomura Research notes that the market has already priced the likelihood of a March rate hike well,...
Federal Reserve

US Dollar May Fall as Fed Offers Little Beyond Expected Rate Hike

The sentiment-linked Australian and New Zealand Dollars traded modestly higher while the anti-risk Japanese Yen edged downward in otherwise quiet Asian trade. Regional bourses played catch-up to losses on Wall Street but...
US Dollar

Dollar subdued ahead of Fed; oil jumps on inventory decline

The US dollar traded in a narrow rage against the yen as investors await the outcome of the Federal Reserve’s two-day policy meeting later today. It is widely expected that the...
US Dollar

Dollar wobbles ahead of FOMC

The Greenback was under pressure during early trading on Wednesday as bears exploited the pre-FOMC jitters and anxiety to attack prices lower. Although sellers may be commended on their ability to trigger...
Federal Reserve FOMC Stocks

USD Into FOMC: Expect A Hawkish Signal But All About The Dots

Fed speakers have already send a strong signal that the Fed intends to hike this week, notes Bank of America Merrill Lynch FX Strategy. "With the rate decision likely to be a...
European Central Bank

European stocks, euro weaker pre-ECB

The European Central Bank (ECB) is expected to maintain the status quo at today’s monetary policy meeting. The bank has already announced to reduce its monthly asset purchases from 80 billion...
Euro

Euro drifts lower as ECB looms

The phenomenal stock market rally has displayed some signs of exhaustion this week with investors on high alert ahead of the looming ECB meeting and NFP this Friday. Asian shares painted a...
US Dollar

Dollar continues its climb as odds of hike rise above 90%

The dollar continued rising after yesterday’s strong ADP National Employment Report, which showed robust growth in private-sector payrolls. A rate hike during next week’s FOMC meeting is now considered near-certain as...
Theresa May

Focus on UK budget; US, China deficit

The GBPUSD plunged to 1.2169 on Tuesday, amid UK PM Theresa May’s second defeat on Brexit before the House of Lords. Investors will keep an eye on the pound as Chancellor Hammond...
Stock Market Janet Yellen FOMC

US equities face consolidation, dollar rebounds

A pull-back was seen among US and European equities last night, mainly due to profit-taking activities and risk-off sentiment ahead of the Federal Reserve’s impending rate-rise decision next week. US factory orders...
Federal Reserve FOMC Stocks

Dollar firm, shares slip as Fed rate rise looms

The dollar clung to broad gains on Friday as the risk of an imminent U.S. interest rate hike slugged sovereign bonds and commodities, even managing to sour Wall Street's party as...
Japanese Yen

Dollar fades strength ahead of Fed Chair Yellen’s speech; yen gains after Japan CPI

The dollar faded its recent strength that was driven by increasing confidence that the Federal Reserve will raise rates this month. The yen strengthened after four days of losses, following data that showed...
US Dollar Japanese Yen

Strong US dollar and Services PMI’s in focus, ahead of Yellen speech

We’ve seen a little bit of a pullback overnight in Asia after this week’s gains and a lower US close yesterday as investors indulge in a bit of profit taking ahead...
Federal Reserve FOMC Stocks

USD: We Now Expect The Fed To Hike In March

We now expect the Fed to hike rates this month. The sharp year-to-date improvement in US business surveys signals the possibility of accelerating US growth in early 2017. Business surveys released so...
US Dollar Japanese Yen

Dollar boosted by more hawkish Fed speak; Brainard lifts expectations of March rate hike

Dollar strength dominated the markets as a more hawkish tone from the Fed raised the probability of a rate hike this month. FOMC member Lael Brainard, who is usually dovish, gave...
US Dollar

Investors pile into USD on Fed bets

Donald Trump’s first congressional address didn’t trigger a storm as feared, yet failed to satiate investors due to a serious lack of details. As expected, Donald Trump announced significant rise in defense...
Federal Reserve

Trump, Fed and Dollar, Higher Volatility for Gold and Treasury

Fed overshadowed Trump's speech and the dollar index has become the major focus among investors. President Trump used a slightly different approach last night in his speech which makes you think if...

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Oil slips towards $50 on doubts over output-cut extension

Oil
Oil fell further towards $50 a barrel on Monday, pressured by uncertainty over whether an OPEC-led production...

FTSE hits one-month low as miners, Babcock slide

London Stock Exchange
Britain's top share index hit a one-month low after the failure of U.S. President Donald Trump to...

BT fined record 42 million pounds for business-line installation errors

BT - British Telecom
Britain's BT has been fined a record 42 million pounds ($53 million) by the regulator for failing...

What’s up Next for the AUD?

Australian Dollar
The AUDUSD has reached a bit of an impasse as a result of last week’s tumble which...

USD/JPY Faces a Critical Support Zone as 1.10 Handle Now in Focus

US Dollar Japanese Yen
The past week has been highly negative for the USDJPY as s sentiment swing, against the U.S....
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