Weekly Trading Forecast: Can Key Events like China GDP Cut Through Political Risk Volatility?

Benchmarks indices and currencies from the Dow to the Dollar continue to burn through volatility, but meaningful trends remain elusive. Can key event risk like China GDP or the BoC rate decision offer clarity to counter the general uncertainty of political risk? US Dollar Forecast: US Dollar Range Continues as Inflation Prints at One-Year Highs […]

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Chinese Yuan Devaluation Looks Like a Long Shot

Talking Points A closely–watched Chinese publication has suggested a one-off Yuan devaluation However interesting this is, it doesn’t seem to be an imminent prospect The arguments against such a move look pretty compelling Traders hoping for a restful start to 2017 were disappointed on Tuesday by the release of an article suggesting that China might […]

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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 […]