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EUR/USD Upside Losing Conviction and Range-Bound - BTMU Analysts at Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi explained that the euro’s attempt to break higher against the US dollar following the more dovish policy signal form the Fed has failed in the near-term...
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Roberto Jacobs, 14 April 2016, 19:00
USD/JPY Hits Fresh Lows Under 109.00 and Rebounds USD/JPY turned to the downside despite some US dollar strength in the market. During the American session broke below 109.00 (previous daily low) and dropped to 108.89, hitting a fresh low. Afterwards, it rebounded, rising back above 109.00...
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Roberto Jacobs, 14 April 2016, 18:58
GBP/USD in Consolidation Mode Around 1.4150 GBP/USD has steadied within a narrow range over the last hours after recovering from 4-day lows struck during the European session. Cable bottomed out at 1.4089 but managed to regain the 1...
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Roberto Jacobs, 14 April 2016, 18:55
FxWirePro: Gold Retreats from Daily High, Outlook Bearish Gold prices retreated in US session on Thursday as dollar continued to strengthen across the board as the greenback held onto gains after its biggest one day rally in over a month...
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Roberto Jacobs, 14 April 2016, 18:52 #gold
GBPJPY GBPJPY bulls displayed resilience during trading on Thursday following the Bank of England’s dovish stance on future UK rate hikes which left the Sterling heavily pressured across the board...
Market News
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Mohammed Abdulwadud Soubra, 14 April 2016, 18:36
EUR/USD, USD/JPY Game Plan for the Weeks Ahead Talking Points: - Two weeks from now brings the Bank of Japan (April 27th-28th), and the Fed (April 26th-27th), and there is a strong chance that this will be the next big instigator of volatility...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Mohammed Abdulwadud Soubra, 14 April 2016, 17:01
S&P500: Short-Term Correction is Possible This week, the index S&P500 has again reached annual highs, regaining the losses incurred since the beginning of this year. The index has almost approached the highs of December 2015 at the level of 2108...
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Roberto Jacobs, 14 April 2016, 16:57
S&P500: Positive Dynamics Continues Dynamics of the global stock exchanges has supported expectations of the positive outcome of the upcoming meeting of Big 20 and a meeting of the large oil producing countries in Doha...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 14 April 2016, 16:52
AUD/USD Reaches Fresh 2016 Highs The Australian dollar stretched to fresh 2016 highs at the beginning of the New York session as the greenback weakened slightly following US CPI soft figures. AUD/USD reached its highest level since June 2015 at 0...
Currency
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Roberto Jacobs, 14 April 2016, 16:44
WTI Off Highs, Back Below $42.00 The barrel of West Texas Intermediate has now resumed its daily decline after failing to sustain another break above the $42.00 mark. WTI down from $42.40 Crude oil prices have managed to clinch fresh 2016 highs in the $42...
Crude Oil
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Roberto Jacobs, 14 April 2016, 16:42
FxWirePro: GBP/USD Gains Some Upside Momentum But Still Bearish The GBP/USD pair fell as low as 1.4090 during the European afternoon, however the pair found some upside momentum following BOE's 9-0 vote to keep interest at record low of 0.50 percent...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 14 April 2016, 16:38
FxWirePro: USD/JPY Loses Some Momentum But Bias Remains Bullish USD/JPY pair inched higher in Asian session up to 119.50, but declined slightly after in the early US session after US core inflation printed negative figures...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 14 April 2016, 16:35
GBP/JPY – Selling Again Staling at 23.6% Fibo GBP/JPY ran into offers near 154.00, but the subsequent sell-off is once again struggling to take out 154.23 (23.6% of 162.60-151.64...
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Roberto Jacobs, 14 April 2016, 16:31
EUR/JPY has this week retested 12-month lows around 122 – sharply lower than the highs above 140 reached in June 2015, notes BNP Paribas. "We believe these levels represent attractive buying opportunities...
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 14 April 2016, 16:17 #forex
We think the Yellen-induced carry trade is close to reaching a tipping point. For sure, it seems unlikely a fresh USD rally will exceed the highs seen over the past two years...
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 14 April 2016, 16:15
The Bank of England has decided to hold rates at 0.5 percent once again, a record low for seven years. All nine members of the BoE's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voted to hold on to low rates amid concerns over global growth and uncertainty ahead of a Brexit vote...
Banks
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Francis Dogbe, 14 April 2016, 16:08
Risk management usually ranks very low on the priorities list of most traders. Typically, way behind finding a better indicator, more accurate entry signals or worrying about stop hunting and unfair algo-trading practices...
Trading Ideas
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Francis Dogbe, 14 April 2016, 16:06 #Trading
Supervisors monitor banks to assess the banks’ compliance with rules and regulations but also to ensure that they engage in safe and sound practices (see our earlier post What Do Banking Supervisors Do...
Banks
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Francis Dogbe, 14 April 2016, 16:02
EUR/USD Volatile Around 1.1270, Fedspeak Eyed The single currency has faded the post-CPI spike to the boundaries of the 1.1300 handle, taking EUR/USD to the area of 1.1280/75...
Currency
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Roberto Jacobs, 14 April 2016, 15:38
GBP/USD Again Fails to Cut Through Hourly 200-MA American dollar suffered due to a weak rebound in CPI, pushing the GBP/USD pair back to hourly 200-MA, which if failed to take out due to a sharp drop in weekly jobless claims. Trades around 1.4160 An attempt to take out hourly 200-MA level of 1...
Currency
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Roberto Jacobs, 14 April 2016, 15:35