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ECB’s Coeure: ECB’s key interest rates to remain at present levels for an extended period of time

The European Central Bank (ECB) board member Benoit Coeure was on the wires last minutes...

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BOJ plans to keep the current pace of bond buying in Feb.

Continuing with its efforts to dispel market speculation, the Bank of Japan (BOJ) reassured to maintain its ultra-loose monetary policy...

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Asian markets turn higher after Trump’s State of the Union speech

Asia-Pacific shares broadly turned around early declines as President Donald Trump struck a mostly conciliatory tone in his first State of the Union address. After some of the biggest declines in several months Tuesday, indexes in Australia...

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Forex Today: AUD pares CPI-led losses, USD drops on SOTU, EZ CPI, FOMC eyed

Forex today witnessed a busy and data-heavy Asian session today, with downbeat Australian CPI and Chinese manufacturing PMI reports knocking-off the Antipodeans lower. However, the bearish momentum soon lost traction, as resurgent USD supply following...

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Oil prices fall as fear of U.S. oversupply grows

Oil prices edged down Tuesday for back-to-back session declines on renewed concerns about mounting U.S. crude production.On the New York Mercantile Exchange, March West Texas Intermediate crude CLH8, -1.45% fell 65 cents, or 1%, to $64.91 a barrel. Prices settled Friday at their highest since December 2014...

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Forex Tech Targets 30.01.2018: EUR/USD, GBP/USD, AUD/USD, NZD/USD, USD/JPY - UOB

While upward momentum is beginning to wane, we continue to view the current movement as part of a short-term consolidation phase and another push higher towards the revised ‘target’ of 1.2570 is not ruled out just yet. That said, EUR has to move higher within the next couple of days or...

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GBP/USD quickly reverses a dip to sub-1.40 level

The GBP/USD pair reversed a dip to sub-1.4000 level and quickly rebounded around 50-pips from session lows, touched in the last hour. The pair extended its retracement slide from closer to mid-1.4300s, fresh post-Brexit highs, and momentarily...

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Gold drops to one-week lows, around $1335 level on stronger USD

Gold remained under some selling pressure for the second consecutive session and has now dropped to one-week lows, around $1335 level.The precious metal extended its steady decline from an 18-month high level of $1366, touched last week, and...

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Forex Today: USD tracks USTs higher, EZ GDP and German CPI in focus

Forex today witnessed a bounce in the US dollar across its main competitors in Asia, as the greenback replicating Monday’s Asian moves. Broad-based US dollar rebound was mainly driven by a spike seen in 10-year Treasury yields to fresh 45-month tops.

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EUR/USD challenging the 1.2400 support

The upbeat sentiment around the greenback is keeping EUR/USD in subdued levels at the beginning of the week around the 1.2400 neighbourhood.

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USD/JPY surrenders modest recovery gains, rejected near 109.00 handle

The USD/JPY pair surrendered its early recovery gains to the 109.00 handle and retreated around 35-pips from session tops. Despite the ongoing upsurge in the US Treasury bond yields, a modest US Dollar rebound lacked any...

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Bitcoin prices tumble; Japan cracks down on Coincheck after hack

Bitcoin prices slipped on Monday, as the market weighed up news of a fresh crackdown on a cryptocurrency exchange in Japan after the biggest theft of digital assets since 2014.

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Asian markets pull back along with dollar; China slides on regulation fears

Asian stocks pared gains by midday as the U.S. dollar lost some of its early momentum. China and Hong Kong shares turned lower, with declines in the mainland led by small-cap companies...

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Dollar Falls After Mixed Signals from Trump Administration

Disappointing US GDP and contradictory comments on currency strength at Davos burden dollar. The USD depreciated against majors as soft Q4 GDP numbers on Friday and mixed comments on the desired strength and weakness of the currency made at the World Economic Forum in Davos put downward pressure on the greenback. The Trump administration is pushing its tough stance on trade, but...

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EUR/USD: Flows To Drive Further M/T Strength; Valuation Models Point To 1.29; Dips A Buy - Danske

Danske Bank Research discusses EUR/USD outlook and thinks that the pair is prone for further medium-term strength through the coming months on the back of strong flows...

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Gold slides in wake of dollar-supportive comments by Trump

Gold prices continued to fall on Friday, after the dollar got a boost from comments by U.S. President Donald Trump. Prices began to fall on Thursday after CNBC reported that Trump said he wanted to see a stronger dollar and...

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Bitcoin down over 4%, Ethereum follows suit; range play intact

Bitcoin, the world's most traded virtual currency, extended its recent range-bound price action through the early European session on Friday. Currently trading around the $11K mark, down over 4% for the day, the digital currency...

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Forex Today: USD trims gains as Asia shrugs off Trump comments, focus on UK & US GDP

President Trump came to Draghi's rescue in the late NA session yesterday, but Yuan played spoilsport in Asia. ECB's Draghi failed to talk down the EUR, but Trump's "strong dollar" gave a much-needed boost to the USD, leading to a drop in EUR/USD.

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Forex Tech Targets 25.01.2018: EURUSD, GBPUSD, USDJPY, AUDUSD, NZDUSD

We mentioned yesterday that in order to revive the flagging momentum, EUR has to “stage a clear push above last week’s top near 1.2325 within these 1 to 2 days”. EUR blast past this level in a hurry and surged to hit a...

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USD/JPY: a bearish consolidation phase around 109.00 handle

The USD/JPY pair now seems to have entered a bearish consolidation phase and was seen oscillating in a narrow trading range around the 109.00 handle. A strong bearish pressure surrounding the US Dollar eased a bit during the European session and...

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EUR/USD: ECB May Trigger A S/T Knee Jerk Response But Can't Change Broad USD Weakness - NAB

NAB Research discusses EUR/USD outlook ahead of tomorrow's ECB meeting and notes that while the pair is is over 3.5% higher from since the last ECB meeting Minutes were released, its recent rally reflects the broadly weakening USD.

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Weaker dollar sends Asian markets sliding

Asian stocks trended lower Thursday after the U.S. dollar slid overnight, pressuring export-reliant Japanese stocks. The ICE U.S. dollar index fell to levels last seen in 2014, after U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, that “a weaker dollar is good for trade.”

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Cryptocurrencies extend the bounce, Bitcoin jumps 9%, Ethereum up 11%

Bitcoin, the world’s most traded virtual currency, is seen building on its last two days of rebound from $ 9900 levels, as markets continue to hold the interest in the digital currency and look to buy the dips, despite the concerns over the Asian regulatory clampdown.

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Forex Today: NZD regains poise, DXY slumps, German Ifo, ECB – Key

The US dollar continued to lose ground across the board In Asia and went on to hit fresh three-year lows sub-89 handle, triggering a fresh buying-wave across all the majors. The Kiwi took this opportunity and staged a solid comeback, reversing more-than-half of the NZ CPI miss induced slide.

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Bitcoin re-takes $ 11k, Ripple jumps 7%

Bitcoin, the world’s most traded virtual currency, is seen making recovery attempts once again above the $ 11k mark, as the bulls struggle to make a comeback from this week’s slide to $ 9900 levels. As of writing, the spot jumps nearly 5% to $ 11,030, looking to retest yesterday’s high of $ 11,383.

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Asian markets cool off following recent hot streak

Asian stocks mostly pulled back Wednesday, pausing from a rally in equities this month. Taiwan’s Taiex Y9999, -0.90% led the declines in the region, falling 1%, after recording its second eight-session winning streak in...

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Gold jumps back to 4-month tops on weaker USD

Gold continued gaining some positive traction through the early European session and is currently hovering around 4-month tops touched last week. The US Dollar sank to fresh three-year lows, below the 90.00 round figure mark and was seen benefitting dollar-denominated commodities - like gold.

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Forex Today: US dollar meltdown continues, focus on UK jobs data

The American dollar finds no love despite oversold technical conditions and slipped to a three-year low below 90.00 levels in Asia. USD/JPY reportedly ran through stops on USD longs placed below 110.00...

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Forex Tech Targets 23.01.2018: EUR/USD, GBP/USD, USD/JPY, AUD/USD, NZD/USD

After hitting a high of 1.2322 last Wednesday (17 Jan), EUR has not been able to make much headway on the upside. Momentum has deteriorated further and the consolidation over the past few days amidst overbought conditions has increased the risk of an interim top. In order to revive the current flagging momentum, EUR has...

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GBP/USD extends rejection slide, retreats back closer to 1.3900 handle

The GBP/USD pair extended its rejection slide from the key 1.40 psychological mark, fresh post-Brexit highs, and refreshed session lows in the last hour. A goodish pickup in the US Dollar demand, supported by...

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Dollar rebounds slightly as 3-day government shutdown comes to a halt

The dollar moved slightly higher on Tuesday, taking a breather from its recent selloff as traders welcomed the end to the U.S. government shutdown. Meanwhile, the yen rose against all other major currencies after the Bank of Japan...

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USD/CAD bulls struggle to break through 1.25 handle

The USD/CAD finally broke out of its Asian session consolidation phase and refreshed session tops in the past hour, albeit remained capped below the key 1.25 psychological mark.A goodish US Dollar rebound, triggered by the Senate vote to approve a short-term spending bill to fund the government for another three weeks...

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Asian markets heat up after fresh records on Wall Street; BOJ stays pat

Asian stocks powered higher Tuesday, building on continued records in the U.S. as the earnings season there began strongly and as investors shrugged off risks at home. Indexes in Hong Kong, Japan and South Korea rose more than 1%; indexes in China, Australia and India, more than 0.5%.

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Forex Today: Yen pops and drops on BoJ, German ZEW in focus

The US dollar experience a bit of a bounce versus its main competitors in the Asian session, after the reports hit the wires that the US President Trump signed the funding bill, which ended a 3-day US government shutdown. As a result...

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Forex Tech Targets 22.01.2018: EUR/USD, GBP/USD, USD/JPY, AUD/USD, NZD/USD - UOB

EUR hit a high of 1.2295 last Friday but dropped quickly to end the day near the low. Upward momentum has deteriorated further and we continue to see increasing risk of an interim top. That said, only a break of 1.2150 would indicate that a top is in place. Until then, another attempt...

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EUR/USD nears session tops but lacks momentum, around mid-1.2200s

The EUR/USD pair once again managed to catch some bids ahead of the 1.2200 handle and has now rebounded around 40-pips from session lows.The pair opened with a modest bullish gap at the start of a new week and was being supported by some positive development...

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Asian markets steady as U.S. shutdown rages on; Apple suppliers take a hit

Market reaction in Asia after the partial shutdown of the U.S. federal government was muted Monday, with little movement in stocks and other asset classes.However, Samsung Electronics 005930, -2.19% fell as fresh caution grew about demand for rival Apple’s most expensive iPhone.

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GBP/USD recovers losses, treasury yields surrender gains

As of writing, the spot is exchanging hands at 1.3890. The 10-year yield clocked a high of 2.67 percent...

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US Dollar Vulnerable to Political Drama

Central banks and growth indicators to feature alongside Washington Turmoil The USD dollar remains weak versus most majors due to the downward pressure from the threat of a government shutdown. The House of Representatives has passed a short-term funding bill, but it faces an uphill battle in the Senate with the midnight deadline fast approaching.

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USD/JPY finds some support near mid-110.00s

The USD/JPY pair stalled its descent near mid-110.00s and has managed to rebound around 15-20 pips from session lows. The greenback selling pressure remained unabated and kept exerting downward pressure...

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Oil prices sink more than 1%, head for biggest weekly loss since October

Oil prices took a sharp turn lower on Friday on worries over record U.S. oil production, and after a major energy watchdog predicted shale producers would help drive production to levels not seen since the 1970s.

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GBP/USD quickly recovers post-UK retail sales dip to 1.3900 level

The GBP/USD pair slipped to the 1.3900 handle in reaction to disappointing UK retail sales data but quickly rebounded back to post-Brexit highs.The British Pound lost some ground after data released from the UK showed monthly retail sales posted its weakest reading since 2010...

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EUR/USD refreshes session tops, 1.23 handle back on sight

The EUR/USD pair continued gaining some positive traction during the early European session and refreshed session tops, around the 1.2275-80 region in the last hour. The pair traded with a positive bias for the second consecutive session on Friday and has now recovered over 100-pips from...

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Asian markets jump higher as investors brush off possible U.S. shutdown

As most Asia-Pacific stock markets look likely to end the week higher, Australia has underperformed with a noted drop in energy stocks.

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Forex Tech Targets 18.01.2018: EUR/USD, GBP/USD, AUD/USD, NZD/USD, USD/JPY

EUR hit a ‘fresh’ high of 1.2322 yesterday but the subsequent rapid drop and the weak daily close came as a big surprise. The price action has resulted in an ‘outside bearish day’ and this suggests an increasing risk of an interim top...

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Gold sits at session tops, around $1330 level ahead of US data

After an initial dip to fresh weekly lows, gold staged a modest recovery to $1330 level and recovered part of previous session's steep losses. The precious metal stalled its corrective slide to the lowest level in nearly a week and was now supported by...

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Bitcoin struggles to keep grip on $11,000 as it tries to shake off selloff

Bitcoin struggled to hold onto $11,000 on Thursday and to stabilize after a week that has so far wiped more than 20% off spot prices. Bitcoin’s spot price BTCUSD, +1.54% rose 0.2% to $11,165.89, after selling on Wednesday knocked it to...

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US Dollar slips lower to mid-90.00s

The US Dollar struggled to build on overnight strong rebound and held with modest losses in a rather subdued trading action on Thursday. On Wednesday, the greenback staged a solid rebound from fresh 3-year lows and was further supported by...

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Nikkei tops 24,000 for first time since 1991 as Asian markets build on gains

Asia-Pacific stocks were higher Thursday, aided by strength in Chinese banks and regional tech companies, after equities hit fresh record highs on Wall Street overnight.

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Forex Today: Aussie weaker on Aus jobs, China data dump in focus

Forex today remained in a wait-and-see mode, with most majors consolidating the overnight moves while awaiting the Chinese macro releases. The Aussie nursed losses amid mixed Aus jobs data.

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Forex Tech Targets 17.01.2018: EUR/USD, GBP/USD, USD/JPY, AUD/USD, NZD/USD

The immediate target of 1.2300 that was first highlighted on Monday (15 Jan, spot at 1.2195) was just exceeded at the time of writing (high of 1.2305). As highlighted previously, a break of 1.2300 would shift...

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Gold holds near four-month highs despite stronger dollar

Gold prices held near four-month highs on Wednesday even as a stronger dollar made bullion more expensive for holders of other currencies. The price of gold has risen by about 8 percent since mid-December, helped by a weakening of the dollar to...

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Cryptocurrency Market Continues to Slump as Ethereum, Ripple, et al. Suffer 20%+ Fall

The cryptocurrency market has continued to slump over the past 24 hours, as major cryptocurrencies including Ripple, Ethereum, and Bitcoin Cash recorded over 20 percent in daily losses.Since January 15, the market valuation of cryptocurrencies declined from $700 billion to...

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USD/JPY sticks to recovery gains, but remains capped below 111.00 handle

The USD/JPY pair held on to its strong recovery gains, with bulls now eyeing a move beyond the 111.00 handle for fresh impetus. After an initial dip to fresh 4-month lows, near the 110.20 region, the pair staged a smart recovery and so far...

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Asian markets mostly slide lower following U.S. selloff

Asian stocks were mostly lower Wednesday following a late selloff in U.S. equities and after some markets logged fresh highs Tuesday. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index topped 2007’s record-high close on Tuesday while Singapore’s main stock index breached 2015’s high, getting to levels last seen in 2007.

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Forex Today: USD bounces in Asia, Eurozone CPI eyed

Forex today witnessed good two-way price movement in the US dollar versus its main competitors, with a solid comeback staged from multi-year troughs below 90 handle knocked-off most majors lower. Meanwhile, the EUR, AUD, and GBP were offered into the technical selling while the Yen...

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FOREX Tech Targets 16.01.2018: EUR/USD, GBP/USD, AUD/USD, NZD/USD, USD/JPY

We turned bullish yesterday (15 Jan, spot at 1.2195) and the ‘round-number’ target indicated at 1.2300 was almost met as EUR hit an overnight high of 1.2296. As highlighted, from a weekly chart perspective, there is hardly any significant resistance until 1.2780.

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Bitcoin Price Plummets Near $11,000 in 2018-Low

Bitcoin price dropped to a 2018-low during Tuesday’s morning trading (GMT), losing over $2,300 (Bitfinex) in a 17% fall in just under 3 hours. Dampened by regulatory scrutiny in Korea, home to one of the world’s biggest crypto markets, bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies continued their descent today.

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GBP/USD refreshes session lows post-UK CPI

The GBP/USD pair retreated farther from post-Brexit highs and refreshed session lows following the release of UK inflation figures. Currently trading around the 1.3770-65 region, the pair met with some supply after the UK consumer inflation, as measured by headline CPI...

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EUR/USD: Recovery falters, back to test 1.2200 on German politics?

The EUR/USD pair witnessed good two-way price movement so far this Tuesday, in the wake of broad-based US dollar rebound and German political headlines. The spot broke its bullish consolidation phase to the downside in early Europe and dropped as low as 1.2216 after the EUR was hit by the reports that...

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USD/JPY fails near 111.00 handle, eases from highs

The USD/JPY pair held on to its recovery gains through the early European session, albeit lacked any strong follow-through momentum and remained capped below the 111.00 handle.The pair stalled its recent downward trajectory and rebounded a bit on Tuesday, snapping 6-consecutive days of...

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AUD/USD consolidates daily gains near mid-0.79s

With the heavy selling pressure on the greenback remaining unabated on Monday, USD denominated pairs preserved their bullish momentum. The AUD/USD pair reached its highest level since late September at 0.7967 during the European session before going into a consolidation phase.

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EUR/USD targets 1.2300 as USD selling remains unabated

The EUR/USD pair caught a fresh bid tone and broke its consolidative phase to the upside, now printing fresh three-year tops near 1.2280 region amid aggressive selling seen in the US dollar across the board. The US dollar took a hit further against its major rival on a breach of January 2015 lows, triggering stops and...

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Hong Kong stocks break 14-day winning run; Nikkei rises despite stronger yen

Hong Kong’s stock benchmark declined on Monday and broke a 14-day winning streak, falling alongside Chinese equities after some downbeat domestic data. Other Asian stock markets logged gains in Monday’s session, after all three major U.S. stock indexes closed at record highs on Friday on the hope that...

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USD/CAD on the offers around 1.2450, eyes on BOC

The USD/CAD pair extends its losing streak into a third day today, as a beleaguered US dollar combined with surging oil prices continue to keep the rates near 3-day troughs near 1.2440.

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The US dollar loses ground against majors despite solid inflation data

Rumours surrounded this week went from shrinking Chinese appetite of US bonds, to speculation that the US would pull out of NAFTA and while real economic indicators on Friday showed stronger US inflation and retail sales it did little for the struggling US dollar. Economic growth outside of the US is accelerating and...

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Forex Tech Targets 12.01.2017: EUR/USD, GBP/USD, USD/JPY, AUD/USD, NZD/USD

While we highlighted in recent updates that any weakness in EUR is viewed as part of a broader 1.1870/1.2050 consolidation range, the sharp and strong rally yesterday came as a surprise. The ‘hawkish’ ECB minutes sent EUR soaring above 1.2050 and the short-term pressure has...

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GBP/USD bulls in full control, 2017 highs eyed ahead of US data

The USD selling pressure remained unabated, with the GBP/USD pair now building on its strong bullish momentum further beyond the 1.3600 handle. Thursday's downbeat US economic reports, especially an unexpected drop in producer prices, continued weighing on the US Dollar and assisted...

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Euro hits 3-year high on breakthrough for German coalition talks; dollar weak ahead of data

The euro surged against rivals on Friday, hitting its bets levels against the dollar in three years after German lawmakers reached an agreement on a blueprint for a ruling coalition.The dollar meanwhile, drifted lower ahead of a big batch of U.S. data — retail sales and consumer price inflation, which could...

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USD/JPY drops back closer to 1-1/2 month lows, eyeing 111.00 mark

After an initial uptick to 111.44 level, the USD/JPY pair ran through some fresh offers and has now drifted into negative territory for the fourth consecutive session.The news that German party leaders have reached a breakthrough in coalition talks aggravated the US Dollar selling pressure and has been a...

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Hong Kong climbs toward 14th straight day of gains as Asian markets rebound

Most Asia-Pacific stock markets chalked up modest gains early Friday, following fresh records on major U.S. indexes, stemming two days of declines in the region. But a third straight big drop in Samsung and ongoing strength in the yen kept the main stock indexes in South Korea and Japan lower.

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Forex Today: Antipodeans unfazed by better China trade, Focus shifts to US data

Forex today was a quiet affair in Asia, with most majors sticking to tight ranges, consolidating yesterday rebound amid broad-based US dollar sell-off. The EUR/USD pair extended its previous rally and hit weekly tops above 1.2060 levels, as...

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Forex Tech Targets 11.01.2018: EUR/USD, GBP/USD, USD/JPY, AUD/USD, NZD/USD

We just turned neutral on EUR yesterday and there is no change to the view. As highlighted, improved shorter-term downward momentum suggests immediate downward pressure but we continue to view any weakness as part of a broader...

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Gold prices steady near 4-month peak

Gold prices were little changed on Thursday, sticking to the almost four-month high hit this week, as a stabilizing dollar kept the yellow metal’s move in check. February gold GCG8, +0.17% was up about $2.20, or about 0.1%, at $1,321.70 an ounce. It settled Wednesday at...

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Dollar rebounds as China calls report of slowing U.S. bond buys ‘fake news’

The dollar rebounded in Thursday’s trade after a Chinese regulator blasted a report that Beijing will scale back its U.S. bond purchases as “fake news.” The greenback posted the biggest gains against the Canadian dollar and Mexican peso, building on gains from Wednesday when...

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EUR/USD holds below mid-1.1900s ahead of EZ data/ECB minutes

Having touched an intraday high level of 1.1970, the EUR/USD pair ran through some fresh offers and refreshed session low in the last hour. A goodish US Dollar rebound was seen as one of the key factors contributing towards an extension of the pair's overnight...

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GBP/USD testing key support near 1.3480 ahead of BOE survey, US PPI

The GBP/USD pair extends its weakness into a third day today, looking vulnerable below a break of the key confluence zone near 1.3480 levels.

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Asia-Pacific markets take a dive on weaker U.S. dollar

Asian stocks Thursday were broadly down for a second straight session, continuing a global pullback from recent record and multiyear highs, with some markets pressured by stronger local currencies.

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FOREX Tech Targets 10.01.2018: EUR/USD, GBP/USD, USD/JPY, AUD/USD, NZD/USD

We just turned neutral on EUR yesterday and there is no change to the view (see update here). As highlighted, improved shorter-term downward momentum suggests immediate downward pressure but we continue to view any weakness as part of...

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Gold hits near 4-month tops amid broad-based USD sell off

After an initial dip to one-week lows, gold gained some fresh traction and spiked to near 4-month tops in the past hour. The precious metal touched an intraday high level of $1327.74, tracking...

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Asian markets’ fast start to 2018 finally hits a wall

Some Asian stock markets pulled back Wednesday morning, ending a big start to 2018 for global equities, though Hong Kong’s benchmark climbed to a 10-year high.

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GBP/USD bounces off lows, still in red post-UK data

The GBP/USD pair maintained its offered tone for the second consecutive session, albeit managed to bounce off few pips from lows after mixed UK releases. The pair managed to recover around 15-20 pips from the 1.3500 neighborhood and was being supported by...

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USD/CAD consolidates in a range above mid-1.2400s

The USD/CAD pair now seems to have entered a consolidation phase and was seen oscillating within a narrow trading range above mid-1.2400s.

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Forex Today: Yen advances further in Asia, eyes on UK data

Forex today in Asia experienced risk-off flows, as mixed Chinese inflation data combined with fresh North Korea headlines weighed negatively on the investors’ minds. The safe-haven Yen extended yesterday’s rebound and...

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Tech Targets: EUR/USD, GBP/USD, USD/JPY, AUD/USD, NZD/USD

While we warned of an increased “risk of a sustained pull-back” yesterday (08 Jan, spot at 1.2035), the ease and pace of which the 1.1970 ‘stop-loss’ was taken out came as a surprise. The outlook has shifted to...

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Asian stocks continue their early-year rally

Asian stocks extended their New Year rally Tuesday, though Japanese equities pared gains after the Bank of Japan trimmed the size of its bond-repurchase offer by 5% in its latest market operation.

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AUD/USD tumbles to lows as USD strength intensifies

The AUD/USD reversed upbeat Australian data-led early gains and dropped to a three-day low level of 0.7816 in the past hour. Investors looked past an unexpected jump in the Australian building approvals data, with a fresh wave of...

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GBP/USD hits fresh session lows, back below mid-1.3500s

The GBP/USD pair struggled to build on early up-move and once again ran through some fresh offers ahead of the 1.3600 handle. The pair retreated from...

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Forex Today: Yen rebounds in Asia, German data in focus

Forex today in Asia witnessed volatility seeping back, as full markets return after the New Year holiday break. Among the Asia-pac currencies, the Yen and Aussie both rallied, but it was the BoJ’s reduced JGBs purchases news that made the Yen the biggest gainer. The Kiwi also...

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USD/CAD holds weaker around 1.2400 mark

After yesterday's brief pause, the USD/CAD pair came under some renewed selling pressure and hangs closer to last week's over 3-month lows.

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USD/JPY surrenders early gains to 1-1/2 week tops

The USD/JPY pair erased all of its early gains to 1-1/2 week tops and has now retreated back to the lower end of its daily trading range, closer to the 113.00 handle.

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Gold futures dip after notching longest win streak on record

Gold futures inched down Monday, putting them on course to settle lower for the first time in a dozen sessions.

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Dollar jumps to 2018 high after Fed members strike hawkish tone

The dollar continued to rebound on Monday, charging higher after several Federal Reserve members hinted that at least three interest rate hikes are on the table in 2018.

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Asian markets continue rally; Taiwan stocks jump to 28-year high

Asian equities moved broadly higher early Monday, extending last week’s global stock rally, even as some local markets underwent a bout of morning weakness. The same happened Friday before markets in the region were almost uniformly able to end the week with solid gains.

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GBP/USD refreshes session lows, slips below mid-1.3500s

After an initial uptick to 1.3585 area, the GBP/USD pair met with some fresh supply and dropped to session low during the early European session.

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AUD/USD slides to fresh session lows, below mid-0.7800s

The AUD/USD pair traded with a negative bias on Monday and is currently placed at session lows, around the 0.7840-35 region.

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GBP/USD bounces back to mid-1.3500s, NFP on tap

The GBP/USD pair reversed an early dip to an intraday low level of 1.3523 and is currently placed in neutral territory, around mid-1.3500s. The pair witnessed a sharp reversal from the 1.3575-80 region and retreated around 50-pips during the early European session.

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Gold set to post fourth consecutive week of gains, NFP holds the key

Gold prices edged lower on Friday and eroded part of previous session's sharp up-move to fresh 3-1/2 month highs. Spot gold retreated below $1320 level, down 0.15% for the day, as attention shifts to the keenly watched US non-farm payrolls data for fresh directional impetus.

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USD/JPY jumps to 1-week tops, further beyond 113.00 mark

The USD/JPY pair traded with a positive bias for the third consecutive session and continued gaining traction further beyond the 113.00 handle.The pair was seen building on its rebound momentum from closer to 100-day support, near the 112.00 handle, and has now jumped to fresh weekly tops, around the 113.20-25 region.

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USD/CAD retakes 1.25 mark, focus remains on today’s key macro data

The USD/CAD pair staged a modest recovery from 2-1/2 month lows and might now be looking to build on its momentum back above the key 1.2500 psychological mark. The pair extended overnight bearish break below the weekly trading range and touched...

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