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USD/JPY: Dollar likely to rebound again

USD/JPY is one of the more interesting pairs to watch in this data-light session, as it tests a key support level.


RBA hike rates by 25bp, more hikes to follow

The RBA used the last meeting of the year to hike interest rates by another 25bp – its eighth hike in as many meetings.

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Currency Pair of the Week: AUD/CAD

With both the RBA and the BoC meetings this week to discuss interest rate policy, AUD/CAD could be volatile.

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A comprehensive guide to trading with fundamental analysis

Fundamental analysis can be used to gauge the intrinsic, or fair, value of an asset like a stock or currency pair. Learn how fundamental analysis works here – at the end of this article, you’ll be able to practice using fundamental analysis yourself.

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What is a pip in forex and how do you calculate its value?

Discover what a pip means in forex trading and how to calculate the value of a pip.


Commitment of traders report (COT):

The commitment of traders (COT) report shows how large speculators are positioned across futures markets on the CME exchanges.

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December 4, 2022 11:00 PM
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Week Ahead: OPEC+, RBA, BOC, and China CPI

Although this may be a light week for economic data, there are plenty of events taking place that could cause the markets to be volatile.

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December 2, 2022 09:16 PM
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Non-farm Payrolls stronger than expected. Does that change the Fed’s plan?

Chances are that Powell and gang stick to the plan and only hike 50bps. However, that’s not to say that they can’t increase rates later if they deem it necessary.

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December 2, 2022 04:04 PM
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In this week’s edition, we discuss the dollar, gold, yen and euro, and look forward to the week ahead.


European Open: Currency markets pause for NFP, Equities pull back

Today’s NFP report is the main event for traders, and the consensus forecasts is for headline job growth to soften to 200k (261k previously), and the unemployment rate remain at 3.7%.

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December 2, 2022 05:35 AM
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US Core PCE lower in September; USD continues lower

If Core PCE continues to fall over the coming months, the Fed may end up hiking rates less than it expects, or even cutting rates before the end of next year.

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December 1, 2022 05:11 PM

GBP/USD retraces 50pc of decline…

…time for a reality check?

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December 1, 2022 05:00 PM
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November 30, 2022 09:01 PM
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USD/CAD holds between key levels ahead of Powell speech

Which direction will the Loonie break?

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November 30, 2022 05:22 PM
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OPEC+ preview: Will OPEC+ cut production again?

According to recent “sources”, OPEC+ is likely to leave production unchanged when it meets virtually on December 4th.

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November 30, 2022 04:05 PM
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NFP preview: Is the jobs market FINALLY slowing?

Based on the limited figures we have access to, there’s some evidence that the labor market has deteriorated over the last month...

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November 30, 2022 01:58 PM

Canadian Q3 GDP surprises to upside but the Canadian Dollar moves lower

USD/CAD made a large move higher today, though it doesn’t seem like it was based on fundamentals.

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November 29, 2022 04:04 PM

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Technical Tuesday: S&P 500, Dollar Index, GBP/USD and Gold

In this week’s edition, we are getting technical on the Dollar Index, S&P 500, GBP/USD and gold

European Open: Double top forms on EUR/USD

The US dollar has found some stability following hawkish comments from Fed members, which has seen a double top pattern form on EUR/USD’s daily chart.

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November 29, 2022 04:29 AM
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GBP/USD: What’s with all that?

If GBP/USD can move lower due to the Fed being more aggressive than the BOE, is the reverse true as well?

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November 28, 2022 08:32 PM

Dollar rebounds on China, faces busy week

Are we about to see a more profound dollar recovery?

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November 28, 2022 04:56 PM

EUR/JPY eyes breakout

…But in which direction?

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FOMC Minutes show Fed hiking rates at a slower pace

Based on today’s FOMC Minutes it appears that the Fed wants to hike rates at a slower pace in December than it did in November.

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November 23, 2022 08:41 PM