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Daily FX Rambles

Andy Harrison

Andy Harrison

Good morning,

Weekend news

 

EUR: 

Greece Votes in General Elections With Euro’s Future at Stake

Exit polls leave it wide open to a new election, or far right being King maker
Samaras Says Return to Drachma Would Be Catastrophic, Bild Says
France Votes With Sarkozy Narrowing Hollande’s Lead in Polls
EU to Show Flexibility in Enforcing Deficit Rules, Rehn Says
Italians to Give Shape to Political Landscape in Local Elections
Germany Sees Additional 5 Billion-Euro […]

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Daily FX Rambles

Andy Harrison

Andy Harrison

Good morning,

NYK CLOSE


EUR 1.31522 | GBP 1.61774| JPY 80.192 | CHF 0.91353| AUD 1.0264 | NZD 0.79953| CAD 0.9886 | EURCHF 1.2015 | EURGBP 0.81294 | EURJPY 105.464


Harry Hindsight


A slow decline throughout Asia and into early Europe, with […]

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Daily FX Rambles

Andy Harrison

Andy Harrison

Good morning,

NYK CLOSE

EUR

1.3168

GBP

1.6209

JPY

80.34

CHF

0.9158

AUD

1.0338

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Daily FX Rambles

Andy Harrison

Andy Harrison

Good morning,

NYK CLOSE

EUR

1.32378

GBP

1.62215

JPY

80.096

CHF

0.90773

AUD

1.03338

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Daily FX Rambles

Andy Harrison

Andy Harrison

Good morning,

NYK CLOSE

EUR                       

1.32395

GBP                      

1.6234

JPY                        

79.822

CHF                       

0.90744

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Daily FX Rambles

Andy Harrison

Andy Harrison

Good morning,

ASIAN OPEN NYK CLOSE

                Bid    Offer  NY Close                                
USD/JPY 80.25  80.4    80.27                                  
EUR/USD 1.3235 1.3245  1.3252                            […]

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Daily FX Rambles

Andy Harrison

Andy Harrison

Good morning,

NYK CLOSE

EUR                        1.32231

GBP                       1.61882

JPY                         80.984

CHF                        0.90863

AUD                       1.03889

NZD                       0.81593

CAD                       0.9844

EURCHF                1.2016

EURGBP               0.81707

EURJPY                 107.102


Harry Hindsight

Euro’s again posted new highs for the week in the face of poor topping out above 1.3260 while we saw poor Italian consumer confidence, poor Eurozone confidence numbers we drifted slightly lower after the numbers moving down to the 1.3200 level, and held from there it waited till the  US figures all better than expected and the Euro again rose above […]

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Daily FX Rambles

Andy Harrison

Andy Harrison

Good morning,

 

NYK CLOSE

EUR                        1.32168

GBP                       1.61632

JPY                         81.345

CHF                        0.90921

AUD                       1.03529

NZD                       0.81349

CAD                       0.98339

EURCHF                1.20172

EURGBP               0.81772

EURJPY                 107.513


Harry Hindsight

After a very quiet Asian session we moved into Europe with expectations of choppy day poor auctions the previous day left the market exposed to any news good or bad, as it was the market was contained to a wider range than Asia but it was contained, a good German auction was covered but only just and we wait to see what the […]

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Daily FX Rambles

Andy Harrison

Andy Harrison

Good morning,

 

NYK CLOSE

EUR                        1.31963

GBP                       1.61442

JPY                         81.329

CHF                        0.91053

AUD                       1.03152

NZD                       0.81085

CAD                       0.98714

EURCHF                1.2016

EURJPY                 107.323

EURGBP               0.81738


Harry Hindsight

Several auctions across Europe, in the Netherlands, Spain, and Italy, and given the fact that all the coupons were raised in Spain’s case more than doubled. The resignation of the Dutch PM over the crisis with their budget didn’t move the Euro, that is not until  a weaker US consumer confidence number did the Euro move higher, go figure, having traded around 1.3150 […]

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