Weekly Forecast: US Political Headlines, Brexit Negotiation and Rate Decisions Ahead

Volatility has started to churn this past week and the course looks just as tumultuous ahead. From political headlines for US equities to Brexit negotiations for the Pound to rate decisions and data to spur monetary policy speculation; traders should be ready to dodge risk and pursue opportunities as they arise. US Dollar Forecast: US […]

Brexit Briefing: GBP/USD Well Placed to Gain as Brussels Talks Proceed

Talking Points – The British Pound is well placed to make further gains once the current sideways trend ends. – Little is expected from the fourth round of Brexit talks so any disappointment will likely be limited. Check out our Trading Guides: they’re free and have been updated,with several new ones now available including Forex […]

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Asian Markets Slip, Trump and Brexit on Their Minds

Talking Points: Asian markets broadly lower as investors prefer haven assets while waiting for Donald Trump’s inauguration Chinese stocks were the clear exception Sterling has retraced a little, while the US Dollar has clawed back some ground Asian markets were broadly weaker on Wednesday, following Wall Street’s lead. Shares there dropped on Tuesday as investors […]

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Weekly Trading Forecast: December Expectations Face Themes Like Brexit, Data Like NFPs

December is historically one of the more quiet trading periods of the year. However, an antsy market heading towards protectionism makes a docket loaded with events like US NFPs, an OPEC meeting and BoE stability report a trading minefield. Australian Dollar Forecast – Australian Dollar at Risk on US Data, Trump Cabinet Appointments The Australian […]