Market Overviews

Dollar Trying a Rebound as NFP Grew in May, Yen and Franc Weaken

Dollar attempts to rebound after non-farm payroll employment unexpectedly rebounded while unemployment rate fell. But strength is mainly centered against Yen, Swiss Franc, and to a lesser extent Euro. Commodity ...
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Dollar Stays Weak as Risk Takes a Breather, NFP Unlikely to Rescue

Dollar and Yen remain the overwhelmingly weakest ones for the week even though risk appetite seems to be taking a breather again. In particular, the greenback suffered steep selling after ...
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Euro Welcomes ECB’s PEPP Expansion, Resuming Rally

Euro strengthens again after ECB announced expansion of its crisis asset purchase program PEPP. Euro is also taking Swiss Franc mildly higher too. On the other hand, Sterling is the ...
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Euro Softens as Markets Await ECB, Dollar in Weak Recovery

Dollar recovers mildly in general as recent selloff is losing some momentum. The recovery is also accompanied by mild retreat in Euro as well as some weakness in Gold. Though, ...
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Investors Sentiment Resilient, But Forex Markets Turning Mixed

There is not much change in the global investor sentiments today, as stock markets continue to rally on lockdown exit optimism. Much better than expected job data from the US ...
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Risk Appetite Lifted Further by China Data

Risk appetite continues in Asian session, with help from positive data from China. China’s economy appears to be on track for recovery even though the road would remain bumpy. In ...
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Focus Turns to Yen and Franc Selling as Risk Rally Continues

Global stock markets continue with impressive rally today, with focuses on back-to-normal optimism. Germany’s DAX is even more impressive, with more than 3.7% against at the time of writing, after ...
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Aussie Firm as RBA Stands Pat, Risk Appetite Continues

Risk appetite continues today with mild strength in Asian markets, following the slightly higher close in US overnight. It seems that investors completing ignoring the unrest in the US, as ...
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Euro Power Continues, Follow by Yen on Mild Risk-Off

Markets are in mild risk off mode before weekly close, awaiting US President Donald Trump’s “interesting” and “powerful” measures on China. Though, this time, Euro is boosted as the strongest ...
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Dollar Weakens, Stocks Turn Cautious, Awaiting Trump’s Announcement on China

Dollar remains generally weak in Asian session, with notable selloff against Yen too. Markets generally turned cautious as US President Donald Trump is set to announce his new China policies ...
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Dollar Mildly Lower after Poor Durable Orders, Euro Extending Gains

Dollar is trading a touch softer in early US session after poor durable goods orders. Euro, on the other hand, is trying to extend the EU stimulus triggered gains. Overall, ...
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Asia Mixed With Eyes on US-China Tensions Over Hong Kong

Asian markets continued to ignore risk rally in US and trade mixed today. Sentiments are mildly weighed down by US-China tensions over Hong Kong. But reactions are so far limited ...
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