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Live FX Market Analysis – 10 July 2018 (Video)

In this week’s webinar, Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam discussed the latest Brexit developments as two members of her team resign after an apparently united and productive meeting on Friday. He also talks Trump, after the latest imposition of trade tariffs and ahead of his trip to the UK and the NATO summit, and previews…

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All is quiet on the western trade war front

All is quiet on the western trade war front For a change,  all is quiet on the western trade war front as the drop in aggressive US tariff posturing and the nonfarm payroll after effects have propelled US equity market to the third consecutive day of substantial gains. While traders sit tight awaiting the next…

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For the USD , it’s all about this week’s CPI.

For the USD, it’s all about this week’s CPI. Markets dismissed the opening salvo of the  US -Sino trade war as dated news. However, after another Goldilocks NFP,  US stock markets traded positively in the green while the US dollar bears begrudgingly came out of hibernation after US  bond market yields knee-jerked lower. The NFP…

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Markets on hold, eyeing tariff implementation

Investors eyeing tariff deadline Asian trading was tight-ranged in the aftermath of the US Independence Day holiday, with investors keeping one eye on tomorrow’s deadline when the US introduces the first tariffs on $34 billion worth of Chinese imports. Should this go ahead as scheduled, China has said it stands prepared to slap equivalent tariffs…

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Big Trouble in Big China ?

Big Trouble in Big China? A very typical July 4th with a whole lot of nothing going on due to the US holiday and prices virtually stopped dead in their track once NY took over the trading books from London. But this sense of calm belies the nervous undercurrent of unease as traders continue to…

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Markets buoyed by EU immigration deal

Italy and Merkel the big winners from EU deal It’s been a more positive start to trading on Friday, with investors apparently buoyed by the news that EU leaders reached an agreement on immigration. While something like this would not necessarily be a market moving event, the fragile political environment in the euro area right…

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