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The greenback rose across the board on Wednesday morning amid general increase in nervousness to Italy’s future government. The dollar index surged to 93.975, up 0.35% on the day, as the euro dipped to 1.1711 (-0.57%), the pound sterl...
23.05.2018
The single currency had a rough morning on Tuesday as it kept grinding lower during the Asian session and hit 1.1757 against the greenback. The upcoming Italian government is keeping investors on their toes amid promises the 5 Star Mo...
22.05.2018
USD continued to improve against the JPY as US yields rose across the curve. With the macro backdrop of us-china trade optomism and improved outlook for the US economy yield o 10 year treasuries hit 3.128%, marking a 7 year high. How...
18.05.2018
Turkish Lira was swinging in a precarious position after losing over 21% against the USD since the start of the year. Geopolitical and domestic uncertainties, real interest rates are negative and heavy USD current account have markets...
17.05.2018
The Japanese yen took a dive yesterday as USD/JPY climbed to 110.45, the highest level since February 2nd. Most of the move could be explained by a renewed sell-off in US Treasury, which sent the 10-year yield to 3.09% yesterday that ...
16.05.2018
The US dollar reversed losses yesterday amid heightening geopolitical tensions in the Middle East. Indeed, after the Syrian situation and the Iran nuclear deal, now we got the Gaza killings following the official opening of the US emb...
15.05.2018
Interestingly markets seem to be ignoring the political risk building in Italy. Peripheral European yield spreads failed to react to Northern League and 5-Star have reached a tentative coalition agreement. Despite the dramatic cost th...
14.05.2018
Risk appetite has improved globally as weaker US inflation data (CPI 0.2% vs. 0.3% exp) suggest that worries of a quick Fed-tightening cycle is unfounded. Yesterday read point to a significant slowdown the Fed favorite inflation indic...
11.05.2018
So unless you have been hiding under a rock you have seen that US president Donald Trump pulled the USA out of international nuclear deal with Iran. This extreme move was not completely unexpected given Trump years of criticism and ge...
09.05.2018
Once again, Donald Trump is stealing financial markets’ attention as he announced yesterday he will give his final decision on the Iranian nuclear deal today at 2pm ET (20pm CET). The FX market doesn’t know where to stand this morning...
08.05.2018
 
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