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Live FX market analysis – 23 October 2018 (video)

With equity markets selling off, investors are wonder whether this is it. Has the bill finally come due? Has the gradual build up of risks finally taken its toll on investors? Or, as we’ve seen so often in the past, is it just another over-hyped correction that will play out before normal order resumes? Senior…

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Live FX Market Analysis – 16 October 2018 (Video)

It’s been another turbulent week in FX markets with last week’s sell-off suitably spooking investors, Saudi Arabia causing a stir following allegations of murder at its embassy in Turkey, Brexit talks stalling and Italy risking the wrath of the European Commission after submitting its budget. Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam discusses all of these and…

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Pound suffers on Brexit stalemate

  Pound pressured at start of the week Weekend news that the latest Brexit negotiations had hit yet another stalemate pressured the pound at this week’s open. UK’s Financial Times reported that PM May is said to call the current draft Brexit deal a “non-starter” and as a result EU leaders may cancel plans for…

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Asia Market Update :Worst case scenarios abound

Local traders remain the huge sellers of risk but are now pricing in worst case scenarios  *Japan Securities Clearing Corporation (JSCC): Emergency margin call triggered for Index Futures trading *South Korea closely monitoring markets Oil Update Brent crude continues moving sharply lower on today triggered by the deeper sell-off on global equities on concerns rising…

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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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Decision Day : The FOMC looms

US markets Major U.S. indexes closed mostly lower Tuesday ahead of the Federal Reserve Board rate decision, as airlines, transportation and shipping companies are feeling the squeeze from higher oil prices. But higher energy prices are stoking the inflationary fires, and that pass-through effect is pushing  US bond yields higher, which tends to lessen investors…

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Live FX Analysis – 25 September 2018 (Video)

In this week’s FX webinar, Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam discusses the upcoming Federal Reserve meeting and provides and update on Brexit and trade wars. Craig also gives his live analysis on EURUSD (12:04), GBPUSD (17:23), EURGBP (22:05), AUDUSD (24:38), USDCAD (27:24), GBPCAD (28:30), NZDUSD (29:54), USDJPY (30:47), GBPJPY (32:31) and EURJPY (34:25). WTI Lower…

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