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Fed Speakers Along with BoE and BoC to Take Centre Stage This Week – Rabobank Jane Foley, Senior FX Strategist at Rabobank, suggests that there are no key data releases today although scheduled speeches from the Fed’s Dudley and Kaplan will ensure the outlook for Fed policy remains a prime focus...
Currency
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 12:37
EUR/CHF Door Open for a Test of 1.0737 – Commerzbank Karen Jones, Head of FICC Technical Analysis at Commerzbank, believes the cross could slip towards the 1.0730 area. Key Quotes “EUR/CHF has recently broken down from a triangle, our bias is negative”. “Last week it reached the 1...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 12:34 #eurchf
Data dependence is still a theme that could dominate over a longer-term basis, but I struggle to see it as a theme on a data point to data point basis...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 11 April 2016, 12:33 #CPI
USD/JPY Eyes Support in the Mid-106.00s – UOB The research team at UOB Group indicated the next relevant support is located in the mid-106.00s. Key Quotes “The next significant support for USD is much further down at 106.50”...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 12:32
Although the GBP depreciated this week, it continues to trade within the last few weeks trading range. While a constructive growth outlook is keeping inflation and rate expectations supported, intact Brexit fears are keeping fresh buying interest low...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 11 April 2016, 12:32 #forex
GBP/USD Remains at the Mercy of GBP/JPY Cross Yen remains at the center stage of the FX markets; guiding other majors like GBP/USD via action in the GBP/JPY cross. Cable backs off from daily highs The spot now trades around 1.4220 after having clocked a high of 1.4227 levels...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 12:30
EUR/USD: Neutral: Likely in a broad 1.1330/1.1495 range. We have held a neutral view for more than 2 weeks and there are no signs that the current consolidation phase is about to end soon. In other words, we continue to expect this pair to trade between 1.1330 and 1.1495 for now...
Earnings Season Start, Fed Comments in Focus for Currency Markets Talking Points: Aussie and NZ Dollars, Yen oscillate with stock prices in Asian trade Fed-speak may set the stage for US Dollar recovery later in the week Corporate earnings reporting season may spill over into FX markets...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Mohammed Abdulwadud Soubra, 11 April 2016, 12:16
Pivot Points-Weekly Last Updated: Apr 9, 12:30 am +03:00 Symbol S3 S2 S1 P R1 R2 R3 EUR/USD 1.07557 1.10408 1.1215 1.13259 1.15001 1.1611 1.18961 USD/JPY 107.883 110.101 110.845 112.319 113.063 114.537 116.755 GBP/USD 1.3577 1.39206 1.40702 1.42642 1.44138 1.46078 1.49514 USD/CHF 0.91671 0...
Market News
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Mohammed Abdulwadud Soubra, 11 April 2016, 12:15
Pivot Points-Daily Last Updated: Apr 9, 12:30 am +03:00 Symbol S3 S2 S1 P R1 R2 R3 EUR/USD 1.11551 1.12716 1.13234 1.13881 1.14399 1.15046 1.16211 USD/JPY 104.095 106.333 107.249 108.571 109.487 110.809 113.047 GBP/USD 1.38688 1.39774 1.40161 1.4086 1.41247 1.41946 1.43032 USD/CHF 0.9433 0...
Market News
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Mohammed Abdulwadud Soubra, 11 April 2016, 12:13
Pivot Points-Hourly Last Updated: Apr 9, 12:30 am +03:00 Symbol S3 S2...
Market News
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Mohammed Abdulwadud Soubra, 11 April 2016, 12:10
UK Economy Slowing? - Investec Research Team at Investec, notes that on Friday data for the UK manufacturing sector printed a poor result for February, with month-on-month growth of -1.1% (consensus -0.2%, Investec +0.2...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 12:09
USD/CHF Climbs to 0.9570, Session Highs A mild bias towards the risk-on sentiment is now pushing USD/CHF to test the area of daily peaks near 0.9570. USD/CHF focus on Fed meeting After bottoming out in fresh YTD lows in the 0...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 12:08 #usdchf
The Sensex touched a high of 24,853.59 points and a low of 24,523.20 points during the intraday trade. The BSE market breadth was tilted in favor of bulls -with 1,353 advances and 1,109 declines. The barometer index had closed flat on Friday. It inched down by 12 points or 0.05 percent...
Special Focus: Fed's Emergency Meeting Today Watch out for FED’s emergency meeting tonight, which was suddenly and unexpected called to last week and will take place today in Washington at 11:30 am local time or 3:30 pm GMT. FOMC officials are likely to discuss on FED’s discount rates...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 12:04
FXWIREPRO: AUD/USD Whipsaws on DMA's, Leading Oscillators Noise With Overbought Pressures and Selling Momentum AUD/USD is struggling to break resistance at 0...
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 12:01
FXWIREPRO: Reasons for Safeguarding Aussie Export Payables, a Glimpse on the AUD/USD Hedging Drivers Over the longer-term, we expect AU growth to remain subpar and AUD to drift lower. But, there have been a few key things to watch out in H2 of 2016...
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 11:57
FXWIREPRO: South African Rand Gains 1 Percent Against US Dollar, Good to Sell on Rallies Pair is currently trading at 14.81 marks. It made intraday high at 14.98 and low at 14.75 levels. Intraday bias remains bearish till the time pair holds key resistance level at 15.05 levels...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 11:53
Gold Trims Gains as Stocks Rise Gold continued to surrender gains, now trading around $1247 levels as stock markets in Europe erased early gains to trade higher. Offered at $1254.32 Prices turned lower from a three-week high of $1254...
Metals
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 11:51 #gold
JPY Could Appreciate Further – Danske Bank Chief Analyst at Danske Bank Arne Rasmussen has assessed the prospects of further strengthening by the Japanese currency. Key Quotes “The hottest topic in global FX markets is the relentless strength of the JPY...
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 11:49