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XE Market Analysis: Asia - Nov 20, 2018

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The Dollar was under some pressure into the N.Y. open on Tuesday, though as the session progressed, the Greenback managed a decent rally. The DXY popped to 96.87 highs from opening levels near 96.85. Slightly better than expected housing starts data helped slightly, though another day of severe risk-off conditions, saw some safe-haven flows into the USD. Read more

XE Market Analysis: Investors Turn to Safe Haven Currencies Amidst Global Equity Selloff

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OVERVIEW The Dollar Index halts a five–day slide against the G-10 currencies British Pound moves into consolidation mode before it breaks out NYMEX WTI Crude loses 2.3% to trade near $55.90. HIGHLIGHT GBP/EUR bounced off long-term technical support line near 1.1200. Read more

XE Market Analysis: North America - Nov 20, 2018

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There have been mixed themes coursing through forex markets so far today. The Euro has come under general pressure, pushing EUR-USD under 1.1430, down from the two-week high posted during the early London interbank session at 1.1473, and EUR-JPY over 60 pips lower from highs to a two-session low at 128.36. Read more

XE Market Analysis: Europe - Nov 20, 2018

By: XE Market Analysis

The Dollar has been trading mixed-to-softer overall. USD-JPY printed a three-week low at 112.40 in the Tokyo AM session before settling. At the same time, AUD-JPY hit a four-session low. The lows reflected a bearish sentiment in global equity markets, which have been led lower by a pronounced tech sector sell off and a broader concern about the state of relations between the U.S. Read more

XE Market Analysis: Asia - Nov 19, 2018

By: XE Market Analysis

The Dollar was weaker in N.Y. to start the week, with losses kicked off by a sharply lower housing market index. The DXY dropped to 96.13 lows from opening levels near 96.45. Wall Street and yields slid on fresh trade concerns and as Apple reportedly cut iPhone production orders. Read more

XE Market Analysis: US Dollar Retreats to 2-Week Lows as Fed Grows Cautious

By: xemarketanalysis

OVERVIEW The Euro hit a two week high versus The Dollar as bullish Dollar sentiment fades The Pound inched higher as PM May battles to save her Brexit deal The Canadian Dollar weakens as oil breaks a three-day price growth streak HIGHLIGHT The Euro is up to a two-week high against the US Dollar as the Federal Reserve opted for a cautious messaging in comments on the state of the US economy US DOLLAR The US Dollar is generally weaker against a basket of currencies today as the Fed struck a less aggressive tone than it has recently. Read more

XE Market Analysis: North America - Nov 19, 2018

By: XE Market Analysis

The Dollar has traded mixed, firming against underperforming Dollar Bloc currencies while losing some ground ot the Euro, Sterling and the Yen. EUR-USD settled back above 1.1400, leaving an intraday low at 1.1394, which was seen ahead of the London interbank open. Read more

XE Market Analysis: Europe - Nov 19, 2018

By: XE Market Analysis

The Dollar has held up despite the two top members of the Fed acknowledging last week building risks to global growth. The U.S. currency has largely held within respective Friday ranges versus other currencies. USD-JPY was an exception, as the pair edged out an 18-day low of 112.60 before steadying. Read more

XE Market Analysis: Asia - Nov 16, 2018

By: XE Market Analysis

The dollar moved lower early in the N.Y. session on Friday, after the Fed's Clarida said the Fed is close to its neutral range now, and that he sees some evidence of global economic slowing. A slightly softer U.S. industrial production outcome weighed on the greenback as well. Read more

Xe Market Analysis: The British Pound Savours the Calm Before More Storms

By: xemarketanalysis

OVERVIEW The US Dollar Index hovers near a six-day low, down 0.45% against the majors British Pound is on a rebound ahead of more political chaos on the horizon. NYMEX WTI Crude gains $1.30 as OPEC looks to cut supply. HIGHLIGHT Uncertainty surrounding the future relationship with the EU and some political chicanery sent the British Pound into a tailspin this week. Read more


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