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EUR Impact – Is the Italian budget crisis bigger than Brexit?

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For the first time ever, the European Commission has requested a euro area country to revise its draft budget plans. Italy is not backing down though, and the far-right Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini believes the new measures are necessary...


Fed’s Latest Meeting Minutes Send the USD to One-Week Peaks vs. Rivals

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The U.S. dollar steadied after a Fed-inspired surge overnight to one-week peaks following the latest FOMC meeting minutes. The greenback was mostly flat against rivals from Europe, Japan and Canada after pushing to its strongest levels since Oct. 11...


Forex News

The USD Continues to Gain Strength as the EUR Breaks Lower


The Euro has fallen to a fresh 16-month low against the US Dollar this morning, tumbling as investors increase demand for dollars in the current uncertain climate in Europe. As well as sterling, the euro is also suffering amid rising risks of a no-deal Brexit...


USD Rallies after the Fed Holds Rates Unchanged and Hints of Future Hikes


The USD extended its gains, pushing the EUR back under 1.14, following Fed's decision to maintain the benchmark interest rate in its current range between 2% and 2.25%, but keeping the door open to a rate hike at its next meeting on December 18...


Forex Outlook

GS FX Research: EUR and CAD Trade Ideas


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


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


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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