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  • US market returns from holiday

    We get back to fuller trade on this Monday, with the US market returning from the Thanksgiving holiday break. As things stand, the mood is leaning to the downbeat side, albeit mildly, with US equity futures pointing lower and the US Dollar broadly in demand. Audio Update Technical highlights EURUSD Trying to put in base […]

  • Thin conditions as the week closes out

    Market conditions are exceptionally thin on this Friday. US markets have been out for the Thanksgiving holiday break and we shouldn’t expect things to pick back up again until next week. Audio Update Technical highlights EURUSD Trying to put in base GBPUSD Signs of bottoming out USDJPY Overdue correction plays out AUDUSD Testing important resistance […]

  • The bad news is good news trade

    Market conditions will thin out dramatically from now through the end of the week on account of the US Thanksgiving holiday break. As things stand, it’s been a softer batch of US economic data and some dovish Fed speak that have driven a lot of the flow this week. Audio Update Technical highlights EURUSD Trying […]

  • Lots of distraction away from markets

    We’ve got the World Cup going on, Japan has been out on holiday today, and the US is about to take leave for the remainder of the week for the Thanksgiving break. Wrap-Up Call

  • A dose of dovishness

    We’ve been getting a lot of back and forth when it comes to Fed speak, and the latest round of Fed speak came out leaning more dovish which helped to inspire a recovery in risk assets and some selling in the US Dollar. Audio Update Technical highlights EURUSD Trying to put in base GBPUSD Signs […]

  • Pound outperforms in otherwise quiet trade

    Market conditions have been rather uneventful on this Tuesday thus far. Most of what we’ve seen has been consolidation, though the mood has improved somewhat from where we were yesterday. Wrap-Up Call

  • The final full trading day of the week

    It’s Tuesday and we’re already into the final full trading day of the week, with many US market participants already heading off the desk tomorrow ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday. Audio Update Technical highlights EURUSD Trying to put in base GBPUSD Signs of bottoming out USDJPY Overdue correction plays out AUDUSD Testing important resistance USDCAD […]

  • Plenty of friendly distractions this week

    With the World Cup underway and the US Thanksgiving holiday kicking off on Wednesday through the end of the week, we expect market conditions to be a little thinner than usual this week. As far as the overall mood goes, it’s been risk off as the week gets going. Wrap-Up Call

  • Focus remains on Fed outlook

    The market got a nice jolt from a recent run of softer US inflation data, but all of that momentum has faded away and we’re back to risk off, Dollar higher as the new week gets going. Audio Update Technical highlights EURUSD Trying to put in base GBPUSD Signs of bottoming out USDJPY Overdue correction […]

  • Fed hawks still winning out

    There’s been a lot of back and forth when it comes to Fed rhetoric, though for the most part, that rhetoric has been hawkish. Fed Bullard was the latest hawk to flex his views, after invoking the Taylor Rule, saying rates belonged between 5-7%. Audio Update Technical highlights EURUSD Trying to put in base GBPUSD […]

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