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ECB Committed to Bring Inflation to Target Without Undue Delay Minutes of the European Central Bank’s April meeting showed that the bank wants to leave absolutely clear that it is committed to revive inflation in the Eurozone...
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Roberto Jacobs, 19 May 2016, 14:42 #ECB
AUD: Monetary Policy is a Key Factor - BBH Research Team at BBH, suggests that the monetary policy is a key factor in the Australian dollar. Key Quotes “The rate cut and dovish posture of the RBA has seen accelerated the retracement of the Aussie's run-up in the first four months...
Currency
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Roberto Jacobs, 19 May 2016, 14:38
EUR/USD Breaks Below 1.12, Session Lows The greenback is extending its rally today, now forcing EUR/USD to break below the critical support at 1.1200. EUR/USD focus on US releases Spot is printing fresh 7-week lows in sub-1...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 19 May 2016, 14:35
RBA Considered Postponing Rate Cut – Westpac Research Team at Westpac, suggests that the RBA minutes earlier in the week were less dovish than expected...
Currency
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Roberto Jacobs, 19 May 2016, 14:32 #RBA
US Dollar Index Trade Idea Major resistance- 95.20 (Apr 14th 2016) Major support – 94.10 (21 day MA) US Dollar index has surged overnight on the modestly hawkish FOMC minutes increased hopes of rate hike in June...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 19 May 2016, 14:28
Forex Technical Analysis: EUR/USD, GBP/USD, USD/CHF, USD/JPY, AUD/USD, USD/RUB, XAU/USD Analysis for May 19th, 2016 EURUSD, “Euro vs US Dollar” We think, today the price may reach a new low. Later, in our opinion, the market may form another consolidation to start a new correction...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 19 May 2016, 14:23 #USDRUB, usdchf, xauusd
GBP/USD Bullish Again, Targets 1.4770 – UOB Following the sharp appreciation of GBP/USD, analysts at UOB Group have shifted their stance to bearish. Key Quotes “The unexpected clear and strong break above 1.4550 has shifted the 2-week neutral outlook to bullish again”...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 19 May 2016, 13:55
Oil in Global Economy Series: What Fundamentals at Play in Oil Market Currently? North American benchmark WTI, has risen 85% or more from its February low and up around 28%, so far this year...
Crude Oil
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Roberto Jacobs, 19 May 2016, 13:52
USD/CAD Knocks 1.3100 Handle, Now Eyeing to Test 1.3150 Building on to its recovery momentum above 1.3000 psychological mark, the USD/CAD pair tapped 1.3100 handle on Thursday for the first time since April 8...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 19 May 2016, 13:46
JPY: Abe Expected to Unveil a Larger Liscal Program - BBH Research Team at BBH, notes that at the last G20 meeting, Japan may have been questioned about its unexpected rate cut at the end of January...
Currency
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Roberto Jacobs, 19 May 2016, 13:43
USD Now Shifted the Focus to June – Westpac In opinion of Richard Franulovich, Strategist at Westpac, the greenback will take centre stage in the run up to the Fed meeting in June...
Currency
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Roberto Jacobs, 19 May 2016, 13:41
Dollar Consolidates after Yesterday's Big Gains - BBH Research Team at BBH, notes that the FOMC minutes came in on the hawkish side and the statement that “most” Fed officials saw a June hike as “likely” if warranted by the economy did the trick...
Currency
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Roberto Jacobs, 19 May 2016, 13:38
UK Retail Sales Bounces Back - TDS Research Team at TDS, notes that the UK retail sales in April bounced back 1.3% m/m off an upward-revised March decline of -0.5% m/m (was -1.3%), confirming their upside bias...
Market News
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Roberto Jacobs, 19 May 2016, 13:35
Fed Minutes Highlight a Committee that Want to Raise Rates – Deutsche Bank Research Team at Deutsche Bank, notes that the Fed minutes last night highlight a committee that continues to want to raise rates whenever they can push it through...
Currency
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Roberto Jacobs, 19 May 2016, 13:32
Market Was Caught Off Guard by Hawkish FOMC Minutes - TDS Cristian Maggio, Head of Emerging Markets Strategy at TD Securities, suggests that the market was caught off guard by hawkish minutes from the 27 April FOMC meeting and is all of a sudden reassessing its views on US monetary policy...
Currency
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Roberto Jacobs, 19 May 2016, 13:30
Sharp Recovery Lifts USD/CHF Back Close to 0.9900 Level In the last one hour, the USD/CHF pair witnessed a sharp recovery from session's low and has now moved within striking distance of 0.9900 level...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 19 May 2016, 13:26 #usdchf
EUR/JPY: Sell-Off Extends Towards 123 ahead of ECB Minutes The EUR/JPY cross is currently experiencing some fresh selling, as the downward pressure intensifies on both the EUR/USD pair as well as on USD/JPY. EUR/JPY eyes 123 The EUR/JPY pair now drops -0.36% to fresh daily lows of 123...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 19 May 2016, 13:24
Add short AUD/USD - SocGen Kit Juckes, Research Analyst at Societe Generale, suggests that the CFTC data, in terms of outright positioning, show (falling) net shorts in GBP, EUR and MXN, promising the hope of resilience, and longs in JPY, CAD, AUD and NZD, which makes that set look more vulnerabl...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 19 May 2016, 13:21
USD/JPY Dips Lelow 110.00 Level The USD/JPY pair failed to built on to its early Asian session up-move to 110.38 and has now dropped back below 110.00 handle to currently trade near session low at 109.90...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 19 May 2016, 13:18
Daily economic digest from Forex.ee Stay informed of the key economic events Thursday, May 19th EUR/USD fell sharply since this Wednesday. Now pair is trading near its three-week lows after massive sell-off on the back of surprisingly hawkish FOMC meeting minutes...
Analytics & Forecasts
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EEAnalytics, 19 May 2016, 12:51