MARKET INSIGHTS

Daily Commentary | USD remains stable amidst thin trading | 23/04/2019

The greenback broadly maintained a sideways movement against most of its counterparts amidst thin trading. Also bear in mind that the US plans to end waivers for Iranian oil importers pushed the...

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Week Ahead | Weekly outlook: April 22nd to 26th | Central banks interest rate decisions and US GDP eyed | 22/04/2019

We could see the Brexit negotiations once again affecting the pound in the absence of high impact UK financial releases this week. On the other hand we have a number of central bank’s interest...

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Daily Commentary | USD remains strong despite thin trading | 22/04/2019

The greenback maintained its strength, despite the thin trading since Friday, supported by the relative good shape of the US economy. It should be noted that also a slight gradual rise of the US...

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Daily Commentary | EUR weakens on soft PMIs, growth in doubt | 19/04/2019

The common currency weakened against the USD yesterday, as the April preliminary PMI’s released were deemed as soft. The weak PMIs are indicative of a weak economic activity in the Eurozone, with...

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Daily Commentary | AUD strengthens on tight labour market | 18/04/2019

The AUD strengthened during today’s Asian session as the Australian employment data pointed towards a tight labour market. Despite the unemployment rate ticking up, the employment change figure...

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Daily Commentary | AUD strengthens on improved Chinese data | 17/04/2019

The AUD strengthened during today’s Asian session as a number of Chinese data came out better than expected. Starting with the GDP growth rate for Q1 which seems to be stabilising at +6.4% yoy,...

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Daily Commentary | USD edges up as stabilization signs are awaited | 16/04/2019

The USD edged higher against a number of its counterparts in expectance of more signs for a stabilization of the global economy. Markets seem to be focusing on European and Chinese data for more...

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Week Ahead | Weekly outlook: April 15th to 19th | Inflation and employment data in focus. | 15/04/2019

We could see Brexit taking a back seat this week and central banks are expected to hit the pause button. The US-Sino negotiations seem to be characterized by optimism, for the two sides to be...

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Daily Commentary | JPY remains weak as risk mood turns on | 15/04/2019

The JPY remained at low levels against the USD on Friday as the market’s risk appetite seems to be turning on. Recent signs of the Chinese economy stabilising seem to have caused some outflows...

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Daily Commentary | USD strengthens on strong financial data | 12/04/2019

The USD strengthened against a number of its counterparts yesterday, as it was supported by the release of strong US financial data. As per analysts the strong inflation and labour data released...

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