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XE Market Analysis: Europe - Dec 11, 2014

By: XE Market Analysis

The dollar posted fresh correction lows against most currencies, though subsequently recouped most of these losses. USD-JPY logged a two-week low at 117.43 before recovering the 118 handle. The rebound was aided by Japanese Oct machinery orders which dove 6.4% m/m, contrary to hopes for some modest improvement. Read more

XE Market Analysis: Asia - Dec 10, 2014

By: XE Market Analysis

The dollar was mostly lower in N.Y. trade on Wednesday, again moving over 1.24 versus the euro, though staying under Tuesday's peak of 1.2447. USD-JPY lost ground, though again, remained above the 117.97 base printed on Tuesday. Aside from weekly EIA petroleum inventory data, the U.S. Read more

XE Market Analysis: North America - Dec 10, 2014

By: XE Market Analysis

USD pairings traded within Tuesday ranges for the most part. There was some intraday chop with liquidity reportedly on the low side as year-end approaches. EUR-USD oscillated between 1.2362 and 1.2398. Several approves to 1.2400 were seen, but all met decent selling. Read more

XE Market Analysis: Europe - Dec 10, 2014

By: XE Market Analysis

The main currency pairings held within Tue ranges. Stock markets in Asia continued to fall amid concerns about the political situation in Greece and growth worries in China, while Fitch Ratings put Japan's sovereign ratings on Rating Watch Negative, citing high and rising government debt and increased uncertainty about the authorities' commitment to fiscal consolidation. Read more

XE Market Analysis: Asia - Dec 09, 2014

By: XE Market Analysis

The dollar headed broadly lower with equities and Treasury yields in N.Y. on Tuesday, as China bond collateral standards and Greek market turbulence turned the morning session into full-bore risk-off. The Shanghai equity market tumbled 5% on news that China authorities restricted use of corporate bonds as collateral, while the Greek government risks early elections, trying to establish cross party support ahead of the next round of negotiations with the troika. Read more

XE Market Analysis: North America - Dec 09, 2014

By: XE Market Analysis

The dollar remained on a generally softer footing following a period of outperformance. EUR-USD was supported by profit taking and the triggering of stops though 1.2345-50, making a two-day high at 1.2367. Higher than expected German trade surplus gave a fundamental underpinning. Read more

XE Market Analysis: Asia - Dec 08, 2014

By: XE Market Analysis

The dollar traded lower against the European majors in N.Y. on Monday, with profit taking the major driver, especially with EUR-USD and USD-JPY. The euro, sterling and yen all posted trend lows ahead of the open, and a good chunk of those moves were unwound through the session. Read more

XE Market Analysis: North America - Dec 08, 2014

By: XE Market Analysis

The dollar continued to reign supreme, logging fresh trend lows against the yen, euro, Aussie and sterling, among other currencies. The move extends the gains seen following Friday's stellar U.S. jobs report, which supports the idea that the U.S. economy is the only locomotive in town among the major economies. Read more

XE Market Analysis: Europe - Dec 08, 2014

By: XE Market Analysis

The dollar continued to reign supreme, logging fresh trend lows against the yen, euro, Aussie and sterling, among other currencies. The move extends the gains seen following Friday's stellar U.S. jobs report, which supports the idea that the U.S. economy is the only locomotive in town among the major economies. Read more

International Economic Preview For the Week of December 8-12

By: HaleStewart

     The following news events will have a disproportionate impact on the financial markets next week. Tuesday Read more

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