Tag Archive: Bank of Japan (BoJ)

Dollar Bulls Look for Support Signals

Tuesday April 24: Five things the markets are talking about U.S dollar bulls seem to have finally found some much needed support from interest rates as U.S bond yields climb toward levels unseen in nearly four-years. The ‘mighty’ dollar recorded…
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U.S Dollar Responds to Higher Yields

Monday April 23: Five things the markets are talking about U.S Treasuries begin the week on the back foot, trading atop of the key psychological +3% level at +2.994%, prolonging last week’s price decline as capital markets continue to evaluate…
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Oil prices and US Yields to dictate the pace this week

Oil prices and the US Yields to dictate the pace this week While geopolitical tensions remain bubbling under the surface, rising oil prices and higher US yields suggest investors are likely to deal with increased volatility as a broad range of political,…
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Central Bank Comments Boost US Dollar

The US dollar is higher across the board after geopolitical tensions have eased and Fed speakers are making a case for a faster rate hike for US interest rates. The hawkish comments from Fed’s Loretta Mester contrasted with dovish comments…
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EUR/CHF – Swiss National Bank Deja Vu

Friday April 20: Five things the markets are talking about Global equities are closing out the week on the back foot, stressed mostly by technology stocks coming under earnings-related pressure. U.S Treasury yields are holding above the psychological +2.90% as…
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Fed Rhetoric to Dictate Dollar Direction

Friday February 23: Five things the markets are talking about Ahead of the U.S open, Euro equities are struggling for direction after a positive Asian session as the market debates the outlook for central banks ‘normalizing’ their policies. Euro bonds…
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Higher Yields Pushing Dollar Up

Tuesday February 20: Five-things the markets are talking about Overnight, global stock indexes have declined along with U.S futures, while the ‘big’ dollar has rallied a tad as U.S Treasury yields back up towards their four-year highs. No central bank…
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At the Edge of a Cliff

At the Edge of a Cliff Was it the mixed data, skewed positioning or merely a lack of confidence that has the USD dollar precariously perched at the edge of the cliff. Everyone one to a tee went all in…
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Will it be a Valentines Day Massacre for the Dollar?

Wednesday February 14: Five things the markets are talking about Are financial markets justified going from a growth story to an inflation narrative? Today’s U.S consumer price index (08:30 am) is being touted as one of the most significant economic…
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USD Under Pressure as Traders eye U.S Inflation

Tuesday February 13: Five things the markets are talking about Euro equities are trading steady despite a late down swing in Asia, as investors wrestle to find direction after this month’s early collapse. The dollar has weakened against G10 currency…
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