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Forex Friday: USD, GBP, TRY, CHF and JPY

In this week’s edition, we discuss the dollar’s latest big gains following this week’s central bank meetings, among other things.

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Commitment of traders report (COT): Bears pile into silver, GBP and JPY

Traders increased net-short exposure to metals (most notably silver), but also increased their bearish outlook on GBP and JPY futures.

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September 18, 2022 10:31 PM
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Gold attempts breakout as yields dip

Investors appear convinced the Fed will slow down rate hikes despite officials indicating otherwise.

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Gold rises, dollar slumps despite hot CPI

Hot CPI readings may hurt the economy so badly that the Fed may start cutting rates again in as early as Q1

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July 13, 2022 11:39 AM
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NFP Preview: 75bps hike likely even if jobs disappoint

Weakness in employment components of the ISM manufacturing and services PMIs point to a potentially disappointing jobs report

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July 7, 2022 11:45 AM
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Stocks slump, yields surge as recession worries add to inflation woes

Risk was completely off the menu at the start of a busy week for central bank action

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Forex Friday: DXY and USD/CAD in focus

In this week’s edition, we discuss the dollar and its impressive rally and the Canadian dollar.

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U.S. official jobs report is expected to show a reduction of 7.500 million nonfarm payrolls in May.

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June 4, 2020 09:53 PM
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Yen's Haven Appeal Tarnishes, USD/JPY Buoyed Above 109.00

Assets widely expected to be safe-haven ones weakened in price amid growing investor optimism, which leads to growing risk appetite...

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June 3, 2020 09:28 PM
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The euro keeps showing strength against the U.S. dollar

The euro keeps showing strength against the U.S. dollar, indicating a shift to a larger risk appetite among global markets.

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June 2, 2020 09:52 PM
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Promising U.S. economic data

U.S. economic data posted yesterday are promising as they show an improvement in activity.

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June 2, 2020 01:36 AM
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USD/CNH Still Capped by Bearish Trend Line

While further exchanges of actions and rhetoric between the two biggest economies in the world are expected, the U.S. dollar is weakening against the Chinese yuan...

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June 1, 2020 08:41 PM
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The USD starts off June under pressure

The GBP/USD jumped 152 pips to 1.2495 making it the largest pip move in today's trading. Here is a look at key intraday levels.

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June 1, 2020 01:05 PM
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AUD/USD Charges Ahead

AUD/USD has emerged from a Trading Range initiated in late-April, charging higher...

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May 28, 2020 08:20 PM
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Canadian Dollar Boosted by Market Optimism, Oil Prices

USD/CAD plunged 1.5% to end overnight's session at a two-month low of 1.3784...

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May 26, 2020 06:11 PM
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Euro Under Pressure: ECB Rules Out V-Shaped Recovery

In face of a lackluster economy and likely more easing measures from the ECB, the euro has come under pressure against the U.S. dollar....

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May 24, 2020 07:14 PM
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Forex Story: USD/JPY Rebounding, Watches 108.00 Level

In face of a sharp decline in Exports, the Japanese yen is weakening against the Dollar...

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May 20, 2020 06:19 PM

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Forex Story: US Dollar Holds Strength Against Chinese Yuan

On a Daily Chart, USD/CNH remains on the upside after breaking above a Triangle Pattern...

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May 19, 2020 08:52 PM
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USD Index Stays Above 100 as Trump Likes Strong Dollar Now

U.S. Dollar Bulls should be very happy...

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May 14, 2020 09:22 PM
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Forex Stories: US Dollar Firm as Powell Rejects Negative Rates

U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell stated that the central bank would not push interest rates below zero...

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May 13, 2020 05:42 PM
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U.S. Dollar In Front Of Negative Rates

The negative rates topic will be the main topic of the day in the U.S.

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May 12, 2020 10:37 PM
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Forex Stories: EU vs Germany

The ICE U.S. Dollar Index regained the key 100 level as it jumped 1.1% to 100.23, EUR/USD dropped 0.3% to 1.0806...

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May 11, 2020 05:04 PM
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EUR/USD’s Consolidation Around 1.0900 May Reach a Breaking Point Soon

Given the prolonged period of subdued trading, we’re likely to see a sharp move when EUR/USD breaks out...

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May 11, 2020 07:36 AM