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GBP/JPY Reclaims 162.00 Mark Ahead of UK GDP Release Recovering from early dip below 162.00 mark, the GBP/JPY pair has spiked over 60-pips to currently trade near 162.50 level ahead of UK GDP release for the first quarter of 2016...
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Roberto Jacobs, 27 April 2016, 09:38
AUD: Record Low Core Inflation Increases Pressure on RBA to Ease – MUFG Lee Hardman, Currency Analyst at MUFG, notes that the Australian dollar has declined sharply in the Asian trading session falling by over 1...
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Roberto Jacobs, 27 April 2016, 09:31
GBP/USD Breaks Through 1.46 Ahead of UK GDP GBP/USD has seen aggressive buying flows in early London, sending the exchange rate from 1.4550 low in Asia, to now break the 1.46 area and set new highs at 1.4620 ahead of the UK GDP Q1 preliminary report, due at 8.30 GMT...
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Roberto Jacobs, 27 April 2016, 09:28
EUR/AUD Surges to 1.4870 on Weak Australian CPI The EUR/AUD on Wednesday surged to 1.4870 level on the back of a surprise drop in Australian CPI print for March quarter. According to the data release today, Australian headline inflation fell by 0...
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Roberto Jacobs, 27 April 2016, 09:22
AUD to Outperform GBP Until Brexit Vote - Westpac Sean Callow, Research Analyst at Westpac, suggests that despite recent gains, rallies in the pound are unlikely to be sustained as markets continue to place a significant risk premium on sterling due to political division and business uncertainty...
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Roberto Jacobs, 27 April 2016, 09:19
EUR/USD Holding 1.1300 Mark, FOMC Key Event Risk Although retraced from higher level on Tuesday, the EUR/USD pair continues to hold above 1.1300 handle and is now attempting a retest of 1.1315 resistance level. The 1.1315 level resistance marks 23.6% Fibonacci retracement level of 1.0830-1...
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Roberto Jacobs, 27 April 2016, 09:16
WTI Seems Set to Surpass $45.00 Mark WTI crude oil future on Wednesday, seem to digest Tuesday's smart recovery from $42.48, previous resistance turned immediate strong support, to a fresh 2016 high of $44.80...
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Roberto Jacobs, 27 April 2016, 09:13 #WTI
AUD/USD Extends CPI-Led Sell-Off, Attacks 0.7600 The bearish pressure around the AUD gained further traction heading into Europe open, knocking-off AUD/USD to fresh weekly lows ahead of 0.76 barrier. AUD/USD erodes more than 150 pips Currently, the AUD/USD pair sinks -1...
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Roberto Jacobs, 27 April 2016, 09:11
USD/JPY Trading in a Narrow Range, FOMC and BoJ Eyed On Tuesday, the USD/JPY pair managed to recover during the US trading session just to drift back towards 111.00 handle during Asian session on Wednesday...
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Roberto Jacobs, 27 April 2016, 09:09
In anticipation of today's #Fed meeting results there are no clearly optimistic or pessimistic expectations in the market. Let's look at a few possible scenarios. If the #FOMC accompanying statement remains unchanged, it may harm the dollar. Find out more by checking out the Source Link...
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Vistabrokers CIF Ltd, 27 April 2016, 08:49 #Trading, forex
Pre European Open, Daily Technical Analysis Wednesday, April 27, 2016 Please note that due to market volatility, some of the below sight prices may have already been reached and scenarios played out. EUR/USD Intraday: intraday support around 1.1270. Pivot: 1...
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Mohammed Abdulwadud Soubra, 27 April 2016, 08:37
Asian Markets Mix ahead of FOMC, Gold Remains Supported Above Key Resistance at $1242 Major Asian indices are trading on a mix note on Wednesday as later today US will release interest rate decision...
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Roberto Jacobs, 27 April 2016, 06:54
NZD/USD Tracks Aussie Lower Post-CPI Debacle The selling interest around the NZD picked-up pace after its OZ neighbour, the Aussie collapsed following the release of awful CPI report. NZD/USD stalled a 2-day recovery Currently, the NZD/USD pair trades 0.30% lower at 0...
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Roberto Jacobs, 27 April 2016, 06:51 #nzdusd
Gold Reverses a Spike to $ 1247, FOMC in Focus The bulls took a breather from its overnight rally in mid-Asia, sending gold slightly lower from fresh three-day highs, despite a broadly subdued greenback. FOMC statement in focus Currently, gold trades modestly flat at 1243...
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Roberto Jacobs, 27 April 2016, 06:49 #gold
AUD: First Disinflationary CPI Headline Print in Seven Years - Westpac Research Team at Westpac, notes that the Australia’s core measures, which are seasonally adjusted and exclude extreme moves, rose 0.2% compared to the market’s expectation of 0.5% rise, Westpac was slightly higher at 0.6...
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Roberto Jacobs, 27 April 2016, 06:46
World Bank Raises 2016 Oil Price Forecast The World Bank raised its forecast for crude oil prices by about 11% on late Tuesday, citing expectations of reduction in the oversupplies...
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Roberto Jacobs, 27 April 2016, 06:43
USD/JPY: Yen Gains Amid Cautious Trades Ahead of FOMC, BOJ The Japanese currency reversed a minor portion of yesterday’s losses and edged higher against its US rival in the Asian trades, with market now awaiting fresh incentives from the Fed and BOJ policy outcomes...
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Roberto Jacobs, 27 April 2016, 06:41
Asian Stocks Trade Mixed Ahead of Fed Verdict The stocks on the Asian bourses remains on the back foot and trade mixed this Wednesday, as traders turn cautious heading towards the key FOMC policy decision...
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Roberto Jacobs, 27 April 2016, 06:38
FxWirePro: AUD/USD Slips Below 0.77 Handle on Dismal CPI Data, Test of 0.7525 Likely AUD/USD dived around 100-pips in a knee-jerk reaction to dismal Australian CPI report. Data released earlier today showed Australia’s Q1 headline CPI figures came in at -0.2% q/q versus +0.2% expected and +0...
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Roberto Jacobs, 27 April 2016, 06:35
FxWirePro: ASX200 Faces Strong Support Around 5200, Good to Buy at Dips Major resistance - 5300 Major Support - 5200 (7 day EMA) ASX200 has recovered after making a low of 5207 yesterday. It is currently trading at 5270. Short term trend is slightly bullish as long as support 5200 holds...
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Roberto Jacobs, 27 April 2016, 06:33