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Investors exhale as Catalan fears ease

A strong sense of relief was felt across financial markets on Tuesday evening, after Catalan leaders signed a “symbolic” declaration of independence but immediately suspended its formal approval and called for...
Euro Currency

European Markets, US Futures & Euro Soar After Catalonian Independence Deferred

Talking Points Investors have shown a positive reaction to the Catalonian leaders’ action Catalonian situation isn’t going away, it is only delayed The bitcoin price broke the $4900 mark yesterday Today's...
Oil Commodity

Oil Seeps as Gold Rallies

Crude oil traded sideways overnight while gold’s rally continued, with volatility dampened by a U.S. and Japan holiday. Oil Crude prices finished broadly unchanged overnight with a U.S. holiday meaning New York trading...
Euro Currency

Euro moves higher as Puigdemnont heads to Parliament; aussie rallies on improved business conditions

With Japanese and South Korean markets returning from holidays, the dollar failed to gain ground against its rivals as investors continued pricing geopolitical tensions between the US and North Korea. On...

Gold Follows the Silver Bullet Higher

Gold shrugs of a stronger dollar to post an impressive recovery, but it is silver’s rally that will have grabbed technical analysts attention. Gold Down, but not out, best describes gold’s price action...
Great British Pound Currency

Market Wrap Turkish lira hit hard, pound gains

The pound (+0.42%) gained against the US dollar in London despite the decent political pressure. According to latest news, PM Theresa May could reshuffle her cabinet and exclude Foreign Secretary Boris...
Oil Commodity

Oil and Gold Unmoved in Asia

Oil and Gold both continued to fade into the week’s end with a China holiday seeing a quiet start for Asia. WTI finished unchanged at 51.35 on Friday as the selling pressure...

Month-End Noise Rocks Oil and Gold

Month-end flows in the USD contributed to a very choppy session on oil markets but helps gold up off the canvas. Oil Traders were left somewhat breathless overnight after the dust settled on a...
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Oil and Gold Give And Take

It was give and take overnight with oil shrugging of a stronger dollar while gold wilted as U.S. bond yields rose. OIL Oil’s appeared to be correcting nicely overnight after the previous day’s...
Euro Currency

EUR declines on German vote, GBP gains

The German election resulted in a disappointing win for Chancellor Angela Merkel’s grand coalition; her victory was spoiled by the rise of the far-right AfD (13%), which made its way to...
US Dollar Currency

The Fed caused a storm in the markets and explosive growth of USD

The Fed promises to start shrinking their balance from October and has kept the rate unchanged. However, committee’s forecasts caused a powerful wave of dollar growth immediately after the publication. The...
Federal Reserve

Dollar shines as Fed meets expectations; yen fails to find support on BOJ decision

The dollar advanced against a basket of major currencies on late Wednesday, rising to a one-week high after the Fed’s rate-setting committee decided to set October as the starting date of...
US Dollar Currency

Dollar eases ahead of FOMC decision; oil up after Iraq says to cut oil...

While geopolitical tensions escalated after the US President used stronger language against North Korea at his first speech in front of global leaders at the UN on Tuesday, the dollar showed relatively little reaction...

Gold Slips to 2-Week Low, US Housing Data Next

Gold has lost ground in the Monday session. In North American trade, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $1306.68, down 1.03%. In economic news, there are no major...
Stocks NYSE

Risk-on sentiment elevates global stocks

“Risk-on” was the name of the game during Monday’s trading session with World stocks marching into uncharted territories as tensions eased on the Korean peninsula. Most Asian Indexes received further support from...
Japanese Yen

Safe-havens pull back as US seeks peace with N.Korea; dollar steady ahead of FOMC

On Monday, safe-haven currencies were trading lower as UN leaders were preparing to kick off a meeting on Tuesday to discuss possible solutions on North Korea’s nuclear programs, with the US seeking a peaceful resolution....
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Gold Prices Reach One-year High as Geopolitics Drive Haven Demand

Tensions on the Korean peninsula have triggered a gold-buying frenzy in recent weeks, as investors latched on to the yellow metal’s safe-haven status. A renewed slump in the U.S. dollar is...

Gold and Silver Yawn at North Korea

Gold and Silver continue their healthy consolidations as we reach the week’s end, ignoring North Korea’s latest missile test. Gold Gold rose slightly this morning after the latest North Korea missile test, but...
Great British Pound Currency

Super Thursday Is Here While BOE Under Pressure, Gold Open Interest Increases

Topics Sterling is facing a hard cold reality The Bank of England will have no other option but to let the inflation run higher Don't be fooled by the current sell-off...
Great British Pound Currency

Pound’s post-data plunge could remain short-lived

Cable rebounded lower from a year-high (1.3379) after the British wages growth stagnated at 2.1% year-on-year in July, versus 2.3% expected by analysts. The weak data revived worries that British households’ earnings...
Asian Shares

Asian Stocks More Mixed, Nikkei Leads But Others Flag

Topics The global risk rally had another leg in Asia, but there are signs it is slowing The Nikkei had a solid third say of gains, but other indexes were essentially...
Gold Commodity

Gold Pauses After Sharp Losses Kick Off Week

Gold is unchanged in the Tuesday session, after starting the week with considerable losses. In the North American session, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $1327.47, up 0.07%. On...
Great British Pound Currency

UK CPI revives BoE hawks, new iPhone in focus

The GBPUSD rallied after the data showed that the British consumer inflation accelerated to 2.9% year-on-year in August from 2.6% previously. This was faster than analysts’ expectations of 2.8%. The core...
Gold Commodity

Risk Appetite Returns After North Korean Holiday

Safe Havens Under Pressure as Geopolitical Risk Eases a Little Risk appetite looks to have returned on Monday, with traders relieved at the inactivity in North Korea over the weekend after reports...

US Futures Reacting to a Relief Rally, Gold Lower & Dollar Higher, UK To...

Topics Damages caused by Hurricane Irma are still colossal The dollar index has bounced back up from its two years lows Oil traders are also paying attention to the comment of...
US Dollar Currency

Dollar falls to 32-month low; rivals hit fresh highs

It was another difficult session for the US dollar as numerous factors including political issues, disappointing economic numbers, and dangerous natural phenomena weighed heavily on the currency driving it to a...

Gold and Silver new highs, beware the RSI’s

Headlines continue to drive Gold and Silver higher despite very stretched RSI’s. Gold Gold pushed higher again overnight despite the very overbought technical picture. The rally was driven by escalating Korean peninsula tensions...
Great British Pound Currency

Gold Two Factor Story, Aussie GDP Expanded, US Data And Sterling At 1.30 Under...

Talking Points Two Factors Supporting Gold ISM Non- Manufacturing and Fed Speeches Matter Sterling At 1.30, For How Long? Aussie GDP q/q Expanded Two Factors Supporting Gold North Korea may have another missile...
Asian Stocks

The Market Wrap Improved risk taking in Europe, PMI data

Asian investors lacked appetite due to the North Korean nuclear crisis. South Korea warned that North Korea could be preparing for another ICBM launch. The overnight session saw early inflows into...
Gold Commodity

Is Gold’s Breakout Sustainable?

The past few weeks have proved to be a relatively large boon for Gold markets as increased geopolitical risk, as well as slipping U.S. centric economic data, has seen the precious...

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NZD/USD: Flows Point To Downside Risk S/T On Strong Real Money Selling

New Zealand Dollar Currency NZD
Bank of America Merrill Lynch FX Strategy Research notes that its latest proprietary flows show officials selling the...

USD Stretches Towards Resistance: Yen, Aussie to Offer Opportunity

US Dollar Currency Yen
Talking Points: The U.S. Dollar continues to claw back towards a key resistance zone that runs from...

USD/JPY – Yen Under Pressure, Markets Braced for Soft Japanese Trade Surplus

US Dollar Japanese Yen
The Japanese yen has posted gains in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/JPY is trading at 112.86, up...

Fed Speeches and Earnings in Focus

Janet Yellen - Federal Reserve
Earnings Season in Focus as Stocks Target New Highs US futures are pointing to another higher open on...

Oil rises on expected fall in U.S. inventories, geopolitical tensions

Oil Commodity
Brent oil prices rose to a three-week high on Wednesday as weekly U.S. crude inventories are expected...
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