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European Open: USD drags itself up from its lows, Biden - Xi in focus

The dollar selloff with given a reprieve overnight following hawkish comments from Fed member Christopher Waller.

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November 14, 2022 04:58 AM
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European Open: Futures pull back ahead of Biden - Xi Jinping call

The White House has confirmed the two leaders will speak at 13:00 GMT, and futures markets have pulled slightly ahead of the open.

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March 18, 2022 05:22 AM

European Open: Oil hits an 8-year high ahead of OPEC meeting

The significance of OPEC’s meeting has diminished somewhat with Russia stealing headlines, and four key members intending to stick to raising output by 400k bpd.

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Asian Open: Fed Chair Announcement Pushed Back

Whilst Joe Biden did not announce his decision for the Fed Chair “within four days”, a Whitehouse spokesman says it will be announced before Thanksgiving on Thursday.

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Asian Open: Xi and Biden to ‘Meet’, RBA Governor at the Helm

We saw some decent moves in currency markets overnight, and some interesting comments from central bank governors. Up next is Xi vs Biden, then over to RBA Governor Philip Lowe.

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European Open: Biden and Xi Are ‘Virtually’ Friends

Well, not quite. But they are having a virtual meeting, which is a single baby-step in the right direction.

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Asian Open: New Highs US for Equities, ASX 200 Holds Support

Biden sealed a bipartisan deal to lift the US share market, a dovish BOE sent GBP lower and the ASX 200 shows signs of stability after its two-day sell-off.

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“We have a deal”! US infrastructure agreement reached

The infrastructure spending bill equals more stimulus for the economy

June 24, 2021 05:19 PM

Asian Open: Enter Taxman, Wall Street lower, USD Catches a Bid

US indices fell overnight as Wall Street traders are no doubt ‘miffed’ on news that the Biden Administration plans to almost double capital gains tax on high earners.

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It’s real: Higher taxes are coming

"Sources" say Biden to propose increase in capital gains tax on wealthy

April 22, 2021 04:53 PM
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Asian Open: Biden administration working on $3 trillion jobs package

Reports that another huge spending bill from the Biden administration is on the way, whilst yields stopped moving higher helped to support Wall Street overnight.

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March 22, 2021 05:55 PM
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Asian Open: Biden’s stimulus and new vaccine approved

Weekend news could strike a positive tone this week as the House passed Biden’s COVID-19 relief package and the FDA approved Johnson and Johnson’s one-shot vaccine.

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February 28, 2021 04:58 PM
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Economic, Geopolitical, and Social Implications of a Biden Presidency

Joe Biden's economic, geopolitical and social policies will be dramatically different than those of President Trump.

January 20, 2021 09:51 AM
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Janet Yellen’s dovishness can’t push the US Dollar lower: DXY, EUR/USD

Until the FX market sees action from the new administration, US Dollar traders may be ambivalent to talk.

January 19, 2021 02:40 PM
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Currency pair of the week: USD/CAD

1.2840 will be key for the pair this week

January 18, 2021 10:25 AM
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What does Biden’s stimulus plan mean for the US Dollar?

Markets are forward looking. This may be the opportunity to “buy the fact”!

January 15, 2021 11:04 AM
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US Dollar and related pairs at key levels ahead Biden and Powell: DXY, EUR/USD, NZD/USD

Tomorrows unveiling of Biden’s stimulus package and Fed Chairman Powell’s conversation could bring volatility to the US Dollar pairs!

January 13, 2021 12:32 PM

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How High Can Marijuana Stocks Get on Biden Presidency?

There will likely be plenty of opportunities to capitalize on volatility in both directions in the weeks and months to come...

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November 11, 2020 10:00 AM
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Biden Has Officially Won – What’s Next for Traders?

We can look at the moves we’ve seen since election night as a harbinger of the short-term trends to expect in the coming days and weeks

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November 7, 2020 12:24 PM
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Election 2020: Key Outstanding States to Watch and What the Market Reaction Means

With no clear answer on election night, see the timelines for key states and our interpretation of the market's reaction

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November 4, 2020 10:55 AM
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LIVE BLOG: 2020 Election Results and Analysis

Be sure to refresh this page throughout the election to get the latest insights from our global analyst team!

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November 4, 2020 02:21 AM
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Election 2020: Links to Review ALL of Our Election Analysis

See our full suite of election-focused articles to prepare for our Election Night Live Blog!

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November 2, 2020 12:52 PM
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Election 2020: A State-by-State and Hour-by-Hour Playbook

See the schedule of key states and races traders will be watching on Election Night!

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October 29, 2020 12:05 PM