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XE Market Analysis: North America - Jan 04, 2018

By: XE Market Analysis

The dollar whittled away gains seen yesterday following the release of the FOMC minutes. EUR-USD recovered above 1.2050, over 50 pips up on the post-minutes low, while USD-JPY settled to a choppy range around 112.50 after logging a high in early Tokyo trading at 112.77. Read more

XE Market Analysis: Europe - Jan 04, 2018

By: XE Market Analysis

The dollar has settled off the highs it saw in the wake of the FOMC minutes release yesterday, which showed members to be contemplating the impact of the tax cut, which was seen as having scope to raise consumption and capex. USD-JPY gave back of half of its post-FOMC minutes gains in declining to around 112.50. Read more

XE Market Analysis: Asia - Jan 03, 2018

By: XE Market Analysis

The dollar posted modest gains in N.Y. on Wednesday, taking the DXY from overnight lows of 91.81, to 92.24 highs, before pulling back to near 92.05. A strong U.S. manufacturing ISM outcome supported the greenback, though there appeared to be little USD buying conviction in the market ahead of the key December jobs report on Friday. Read more

XE Market Analysis: US Dollar Regains Footing

By: xemarketanalysis

OVERVIEW US manufacturing activity accelerates; construction spending hits a record high. USD higher against the majority of G10 counterparts. German unemployment is at a record low. Fresh record highs for US stock markets. Oil prices hit fresh 2-1/3 year highs. HIGHLIGHT Unemployment in Germany hit a record low of 5.5% last month as its jobless total fell more than expected as Europe's powerhouse continues to enjoy a broad-based economic upturn. Read more

XE Market Analysis: Europe - Jan 03, 2018

By: XE Market Analysis

The dollar has settled after yesterday extending the recent run lower. EUR-USD oscillated in a narrow range in the mid 1.20s, below the four-month high posted yesterday at 1.2082. USD-JPY steadied following a seven consecutive session run lower, which yesterday left a 19-day low at 112.05. Read more

XE Market Analysis: US Dollar Begins New Year on the Defensive

By: xemarketanalysis

OVERVIEW GBP rising despite slower manufacturing growth. The Euro climbs towards 2.5-year highs, record high manufacturing activity. Chinese manufacturing growth unexpectedly picked up to a four-month high in December. Singapore growth cools, but currency rises on monetary policy bets. Read more

XE Market Analysis: Asia - Jan 02, 2018

By: XE Market Analysis

The dollar started the year under pressure, as it has been since mid-December. The DXY fell to a better than three-month low of 91.77 into the open, before recovering marginally. EUR-USD bottomed at 1.2027, down from overnight highs of 1.2081, before settling near 1.2050. Read more

XE Market Analysis: North America - Jan 02, 2018

By: XE Market Analysis

The dollar has literally fallen into 2018, starting the new year where it left off the last by declining against most other currencies. EUR-USD logged a four-month high of 1.2082, as did Cable, at 1.3567. AUD-USD and NZD-USD rallied to fresh 10-week highs, of 0.7844 and 0.7131, respectively. Read more

XE Market Analysis: Europe - Jan 02, 2018

By: XE Market Analysis

The dollar ebbed in early 2018 trading, continuing a dominant theme that's been persisting since before Christmas. EUR-USD logged a four-month high of 1.2030, while AUD-USD and NZD-USD rallied to fresh 10-week highs, of 0.7842 and 0.7131, respectively. Read more

US Bond Market Week in Review: A Look At the Dissenter's Arguments

By: HaleStewart

At the last Fed meeting, a majority of Federal Reserve governors voted to raise rates\. Citing the combination of a strong labor market and the expectation that inflation would return to 2% in the intermediate future, a majority of the board voted to raise rates an additional .25%. Read more

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