Market Overviews

AUD/NZD Ended as Top Mover after a Week of Parallel Universes

The financial markets were like in parallel universes last week. On the one hand, US stocks were boosted by trade optimism as the three major indices ended at record highs ...
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Dollar Mixed as Retail Sales Offset By Other Weak Data

Dollar is mixed for today as markets head toward weekly close. Economic data from the US are generally disappointing, but sentiments seemed to be lifted by comments regarding US-China trade ...
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Markets Consolidate ahead of Weekly Close, Kiwi Stays Strong

Markets turn into consolidative mode today as Dollar, Yen and Swiss Franc pare back some gains. Commodity currencies, on the other hand, are generally higher. Traders are taking some profits ...
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Yen Higher Following Weakness in Yields, Euro Mixed as Germany Avoided Recession

Yen, Swiss Franc and Dollar remain the strongest ones as Asia led risk aversion continues today. Additionally, treasury yields are back under pressure with some downside acceleration after US 10-year ...
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Poor Job Data Sends Aussie Lower, Yen Jumps as Risk Aversion Continues

Australian Dollar tumbles broadly today after poor employment data, which suggests RBA is still on track for more easing. Additionally, the Aussie and Kiwi are weighed down by risk aversion ...
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Swiss Franc and Yen Jump on Risk Aversion, Kiwi Maintains Gain

New Zealand Dollar remains the strongest one today as boosted by RBNZ’s hold. But risk aversion is picking up momentum and sends Swiss Franc and Yen generally higher. Hong Kong ...
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Forex Shrugs Risk Aversion, Kiwi rebounds after RBNZ Hold

Asian stocks are broadly lower today, as lead by free fall in Hong Kong stocks. But the development is largely shrugged off by the forex markets. New Zealand dollar rebound ...
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Dollar Higher Awaiting Trump’s Trade Speech, Sterling Pares Gains after Job Data

The financial markets are relatively quiet today. Global stocks are generally higher but gains are limited. Treasury yields are mixed with US benchmark 10-year yield mildly lower while Germany 10-year ...
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Sterling Maintains Gain after Strong Rally, New Zealand Dollar Dives on RBNZ Expectations

Sterling rises sharply overnight and stays firm in Asian session today. The Pound was lifted by improved chance for Conservative win in the upcoming election. Yet, there is no sign ...
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Yen Higher as Hong Kong Leads Risk Aversion

Yen surges broadly today as markets are back in risk averse mode, led by steep decline in Hong Kong stocks. On the other hand, Dollar and Australia are the weakest ...
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Trade Optimism Boosted Stocks, Yields, & Dollar

Trade optimism was the main theme driving the financial markets last week. Investors seemed to be convinced that US and China are close to signing trade agreement phase one, even ...
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Dollar Boosted by Yields, Canadian Weighed Down by Job Data

Dollar rises broadly today and it’s set to end as the strongest one. Strong rally in treasury yield, with 10-year yield now at 1.95, is giving the green back solid ...
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