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Global FX Insights

Next 24 hours: Dollar at Yearly Highs, Stocks Under Pressure

Special report: Is the Buck on the verge of another big run?

Today’s report: US Dollar Rallies with Reluctance

The market continues to buy US Dollars, though the move has been less than convincing to this point, with the Buck unable to really gain much momentum despite the rally. It seems many out there are keeping an eye on the Euro, which to this point, is still holding up above the yearly low.   read report

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Next 24 hours: Pound Having Hard Time Shaking off Brexit

Today’s report: Taking Price Action with a Grain of Salt

Though we’ve seen fresh 2019 lows in Kiwi, a beaten up Pound on renewed Brexit worry and the Euro tracking just off its yearly low against the Buck, overall conditions remain quite subdued in FX, and all of these markets remain confined to familiar ranges. UK, inflation, Canada retail sales and the Fed Minutes stand out on Wednesday.   read report

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Next 24 hours: Pound Recovers on Hope for a Deal

Today’s report: China Liquidity Injection Won't Be Enough

China’s latest liquidity injection is trying to stabilise risk markets into Tuesday, after stocks took another hit in Monday trade, with a lot of that weakness sourced to the Huawei fallout and more tension between the US and China. Meanwhile, movement in the FX market has been exceptionally subdued, despite Dollar demand.   read report

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Next 24 hours: Dollar Unwilling to Extend Run, Stocks Falter

Today’s report: US Dollar Strong.....But Deceptively So

The US Dollar is strong into the new week, though ultimately, there haven’t been any major changes to the outlook. The Pound has been hit the hardest of late, falling back on a breakdown in talks between the UK government and Labour opposition, and on the latest softer earnings component in the UK jobs report from the other week.   read report

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