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Risk aversion remains at the start of the week

Could strong retail sales report prompt more selling? Markets remain in risk aversion mode at the start of the week, with losses being recorded across Asia and Europe and US futures pointing to a similar session on Wall Street. While the losses being reported are more modest that those seen last week, which investors will…

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OANDA Market Insights podcast (episode 35)

OANDA Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam review the week’s business and market news with Jazz FM Business Breakfast presenter Jonny Hart. This week’s big stories: Global market sell off, IMF warns Italy, Chancellor optimistic on Brexit, Crude slumps on market uncertainty. OANDA Market Insights podcast (episode 35) Posted 13 minutes ago Oil Prices Rise but…

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Live FX market analysis – 9 October 2018 (Video)

Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam provides an update on the ongoing political dramas shaking things up right now in FX markets including US trade policy, Brexit, Italy’s fiscal scuffle with Brussels and India’s emergence as the next emerging market concern. He then takes a look at the other events that will be of interest to…

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Could be Brexit deal in weeks claims DUP

A Brexit deal is “eminently possible” within weeks but there can be no regulatory barriers within the United Kingdom, the head of the Northern Irish party that props up British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday. Less than six months before the UK’s exit from the European Union, there is little clarity about how…

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Italy and China drag markets lower

Markets lower as we head towards quiet US session A bank holiday in the US and Canada on Monday should ensure we see thin trade at the start of the week, with news flow and economic releases from that side of the pond also likely being fairly muted. Of course we can never account for…

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OANDA Market Insights podcast (episode 34)

OANDA Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam and Stephen Innes, Head of Trading Asia review the week’s business and market news with Jazz FM Business Breakfast presenter Jonny Hart. This week’s big stories: Bond yields spike, US jobless rate hits 49 year low, Italy launches ambitious budget plan, India the latest EM concern, Brexit and more.…

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Could US jobs data trigger another pop in yields?

US jobs report could add to abundance of positive data this week Equity markets are trading in the red again on Friday, with bond yields continuing to edge higher as investors price in a more aggressive tightening from the Federal Reserve and possibly others. There’s been an abundance of strong data points out from the…

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Money FM with Craig Erlam – Italy, Brexit, USMCA

Why is Italy threatening to sue the EU? And will disagreements over the Irish border sink Brexit?  Michael Switow from Money FM asks Oanda’s Craig Erlam. Dollar Stronger Ahead of Jobs Report OANDA Market Beat Podcast Posted 2 minutes ago USD/JPY – Yen rebounds, investors eye Japanese consumer reports Posted 6 minutes ago Strong USD…

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