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Fed Powell advances the dollar

Wednesday July 18: Five things the markets are talking about U.S assets get another leg up from rookie Fed Chair Jerome Powell who again expressed optimism over the U.S’s economic growth and stable inflation, telling Congress yesterday that domestic data…
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Dollar rises to new heights against G10 and EM pairs

Thursday June 28: Five things the markets are talking about Global equities remain on the back foot as investors continue to come to terms with the U.S Whitehouse’s strategy towards Chinese investments. After some confusion, the Trump administration has re-established…
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TRY thumped after Erdogan win

Monday June 25: Five things the markets are talking about Global stocks remain under pressure, as investors continues to analyse the impact of a trade spat between the world’s two largest economies – U.S and China. Markets are beginning to…
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Oil falls -2% as OPEC nears deal to raise production

Thursday June 21: Five things the markets are talking about Currently, there are many moving parts that are keeping capital market players on their toes. President Trump and Chancellor Merkel continue to deal with immigration policy worries, while trade and…
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Dollar rises on falling risk appetite

Monday June 18: Five things the markets are talking about Global trade is again top of capital markets agenda, as dealers and investors are now officially worried about the intensifying confrontation between the U.S and China. Global equities are trading…
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Dollar is King, but trade tensions cap risk appetite

Friday June 15: Five things the markets are talking about This was always going to be a big week for capital markets and it has not disappointed. Bond prices continue to rally and global equities trade under pressure as Sino-U.S…
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Fed to hike, but what next?

Wednesday June 13: Five things the markets are talking about Yesterday’s data showed that U.S consumer prices climbed in May, a further sign price pressures stateside are solidifying. The Fed, which began its two-day policy meeting yesterday, is watching price…
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