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Will Lower Than Expected Euro-area Inflation Accelerate the EUR Decline?

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Core inflation in the euro zone unexpectedly weakened below 1%, dealing a blow to the EUR and ECB optimism in prices making a vigorous comeback. The dollar also strengthened against sterling and emerging markets but was little changed against CAD...

 

USD Fluctuating within range as the markets await the Fed Meeting

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The U.S. dollar was mostly listless ahead of an expected interest rate hike by America’s central bank. The euro kept firm near three-month peaks thanks to hawkish comments this week by the head of the ECB who spoke about rising inflationary pressures...

 

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Wall Street Sell-off Boosts the USD Against Commodity Currencies

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The big selloff on Wall Street this week amid concerns that a sharp spike in U.S. bond yields could harm the world economy boosted the buck against commodity peers from Canada and Australia. The loonie slumped to two-week lows as oil moderated...

 

USD Extends Winning Streak in the aftermath of the US Employment Data

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The greenback extended a winning streak Monday in holiday-light trade while broader markets remained on a weaker footing. The euro and sterling slid 0.4% and 0.6%, respectively, with the former sinking below support to its lowest in seven weeks...

 
 

Forex Outlook

GS FX Research: EUR and CAD Trade Ideas

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Looking at the trading session ahead, Goldman Sachs strategists prefer not to chase EURUSD lower as it has already approached 1.1720 support, but would sell on rallies to 1.1810 or on a break below 1.1700, with EUR to be well supported near 1.1665...

 

GS Research Top Trades- Position for growth in EM FX

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As we wind down 2017, analysts at GS Research see the potential for stronger global and EM growth in the new year, that could boost emerging market currencies and could create USD, SGD and JPY short opportunities against the BRL, INR, and IDR...

 

Forex Research

Is Elliott waving goodbye to the U.S. dollar?

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Being a long-time observer of market dynamics one can`t help getting a sense of déjà vu when looking at the chart of US dollar index as it bears a very familiar Elliott Wave price structure to one seen not so long ago, which may surprise USD bulls...

 

The ‘Grand Old Party’ and the U.S. dollar

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A close examination of past administrations, major events on the world stage which have occurred since the end of the 1960s, and the US dollar trends, can provide a great insight of what the future might have in store for the greenback...

 

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