Tag Archive: ECB President Mario Draghi

Dollar Higher After Fed Hike and Dovish ECB

The US dollar gained against all major pairs this week. A hawkish Fed and a dovish European Central Bank (ECB) gave the edge to the American currency. Donald Trump scored diplomacy points in Singapore by meeting with North Korean leader…
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Hawkish Fed Boosts US Dollar But Tariffs Bring Currency Down to Earth

The US dollar is lower against major pairs after the U.S. Federal Reserve raised the benchmark Fed funds rate by 25 basis points on Wednesday. The move was heavily anticipated by the market, but the strong pace of the US…
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Fed Hike Priced In But Market to Focus on Powell’s Words

The US dollar is higher against major currencies on Tuesday after American inflation came in better than expected ahead of the eagerly anticipated Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) two day meeting. A 25 basis points rate hike has been priced…
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EUR/USD – Euro Softer, German and Eurozone CPI Match Expectations

EUR/USD has posted losses in the Wednesday session, continuing the downward trend we saw on Tuesday. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.1803, down 0.31% on the day. On the release front, German and eurozone CPI releases matched their estimates….
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DAX Trading Sideways after Eurozone, Germany GDP

The DAX continues to trade quietly this week. In the Tuesday session, the DAX is at 12,991 points, up 0.10% on the day. On the release front, German Preliminary GDP came in at 0.3%, close to the forecast of 0.4%. Eurozone…
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EUR/USD – Euro Unchanged as German, Eurozone GDP Meet Expectations

EUR/USD is almost unchanged in the Tuesday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.1927, unchanged on the day. On the release front, German Preliminary GDP came in at 0.3%, close to the forecast of 0.4%. Eurozone GDP came in at…
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