Tag Archive: EUR/USD Technical Analysis

Commodity currencies are beaming

  Currency Markets The US dollar has given up some of its gains overnight as investors keenness for Greenbacks has temporarily abated. The shifting dynamics around trade and tariffs does give pause for thought as US dollar bulls are consolidating gains at…
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The trend is your friend.

The trend is your friend. Currency Markets There was an intense focus on Italy Wednesday thanks to speculation that its new coalition government would request that the ECB write-off the bank’s QE-acquired debt of EUR250bn. Panic ensued with the EURUSD…
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EM Asia :Let the chips fall where they may

EM Asia: Let the chips fall where they may Malaysia  Attention will be focused on the Malaysian onshore markets this morning after PM Mahathir coalition triggered the circuit breakers and imposed a cooling off period for cash markets by declaring the two-day…
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US CPI takes the dollar off the boil

US CPI takes the dollar off the boil Currency Markets U.S. Consumer Price Index increased 0.2 percent in April, less than the 0.3 percent rise projected. Naturally, there was a bit of disappointment from the Dollar Bulls after the critical…
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Join OANDA in Shenzhen China May 18-19

Stephen Innes OANDA Asia will be speaking at this annual event discussing electronic FX trading  and general Macro Themes The 7th China  Forex Expo will be taking place on the 18th and 19th of May 2018 at Great China International…
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A Box full of surprises GE14

A Box full of surprises GE14 Malaysia Historical events unfolded overnight as in stunning fashion Pakatan Harapan(PH) won the hotly contested election which is creating quite the stir with foreign investors trying to decipher the PH new mandate. The thinly…
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All eyes will be on this week’s US CPI report

All eyes will be on this week’s US CPI report Following a very solid, but softer than expected jobs report; the USD remains in an advantageous position but perhaps short-term speculators are a bit oversubscribed heading into the week. The primary driver…
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Are Dovish Central Bank’s doing the USD heavy lifting ?

Are Dovish Central Bank’s doing the USD heavy lifting? Currency Markets The US Dollar Bulls continued to lead the charge as traders remain centred favourably on the entrenched US data flow, despite a slightly softer ISM, relative to that from…
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Tighter G14 Race in Malaysia than expected ( OANDA Podcast BFM Radio Kuala Lumpur)

MARKETS PRICE IN MORE COMPETITIVE GE14 Stephen Innes, Head of Trading in Asia-Pacific, OANDA, Singapore gives his insights on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership and its potential impact.  He also shares his views on the impact of elections and oil prices…
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Is the US Dollar Finally Ready for Prime Time Again ?

Is the Dollar Finally  Ready for Prime Time Again? After a tumultuous week marked by a USD rally that caught everyone by surprise,  testing recent trader fortitude should come early in the week after US Treasury yields moved lower into the weekend. …
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