Market Overviews

Dollar Rebounds in Risk-off Markets, Underlying Strength Still in Question

Dollar rebounds broadly as markets turned into risk-off mode overnight. It remains firm in quiet trading in Asia, with China and Hong Kong on holiday. The movements in the forex ...
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Mild Risk-Off on Coronavirus Resurgence and Transatlantic Trade War Concerns

Dollar is attempting to rebound today together with Yen and Swiss Franc, while Kiwi and Aussie weaken. European stocks and US futures are down mildly on resurging number of global ...
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Kiwi Down on Dovish RBNZ, Dollar Stays Soft

Risk appetite was firm overnight as NASDAQ made another record high. Yet, Asian markets are rather quietly treading water. New Zealand Dollar tumbles broadly today as dovish RBNZ hints on ...
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Selloff in Yen and Dollar Intensifies as PMIs Paint Recovery Optimism

Selloff in Yen and Dollar intensifies mildly today while Australian Dollar and Euro are picking up some rally. Investors sentiments are generally lifted by better than expected PMIs. In particular, ...
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Yen Weakens on PMIs, Risk Appetite Firm Despite Trade Jitters

Yen and, to a slightly lesser extent, Dollar soften further as markets are in mild risk-on mode this week. There were some jitters from White House adviser Peter Navarro’s comments ...
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Dollar Softens Further in Mixed Markets, Risk Mildly on the Downside

The global risk markets are generally mixed today. While major European indices are trading slightly in red, US futures point to a higher open. Yen and Dollar remain the weakest ...
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Dollar Softer in Quiet Trading as Traders Await Global PMIs

The forex markets open the week in quiet mode, which Asian stocks are mixed. Australian and New Zealand Dollars are mildly higher. Dollar, Yen and Canadian are softer. But major ...
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Coronavirus Cases Skyrocketed Again, But Risk Seekers Not Giving Up Yet

Just like many governments and central bankers, the markets were torn between the optimism over re-opening of the economic, and the imminent risk of coronavirus second wave. This is reflected ...
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Canadian Dollar Shrugs Terrible Retail Sales, Taken Mildly Higher by Oil Price

Sterling remains the weakest one among the major currencies as selloff continues. Though, Dollar and Yen are catching up today while markets turned back into risk-on mode. Commodity currencies are ...
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Sterling Weakness Continues as Markets Tread Water

The financial markets are generally treading water in Asian session today, with very limited movements. Yen, Swiss Franc and Dollar are the strongest ones for the weak so far. But ...
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Sterling Tumbles after BoE, Markets in Mild Risk-Off Mode

Sterling drops notably today after BoE announced to expand the asset purchase program as widely expected. Australian Dollar is currently following as second weakest, then New Zealand Dollar. Markets are ...
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Yen Mildly Higher as Focus Turns to SNB and BoE

The forex markets continue to be lacking a clear direction for now. New Zealand and Australian Dollar are mildly softer today, following weaker than expected data. But losses are so ...
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