EU PMIs, Canadian CPI & Risk-On Sentiment Can Decorate Friday

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:00

With the expectations that latest Sino-US tariffs be less harmful to global growth than initially thought activating risk-on during Thursday, the US Dollar Index (I.USDX) had to visit the July month lows amid depleting safe-haven demand. Not only USD but the JPY also couldn't avoid declining but the Gold benefited...


Eco-Politico Catalysts Can Continue Being Crucial

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 15:17

While lesser than initially proposed US tariffs and China's acceptance of Washington's invitation for trade-talk, not to forget North Korea's readiness for complete denuclearization, dimmed the USD's safe-haven allure off-late, Brexit summit, NAFTA talks and some headline data-points are still in pipeline. As a result, the Eco-politico catalysts can continue...


Active Economic Calendar & Political Plays To Constitute Significant Day For Global Investors

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 15:24

China's tit-for-tat to levy fresh tariffs on $60 billion worth of US goods got the ire from Mr. Trump as he proposed additional taxes on virtually all of the Chinese imports around $267 billion. As a result, the US Dollar's safe-haven buying helped greenback optimists to witness first positive day....


Trump's Salvo, Moon's North Korean Meet & Brexit Talks To Weigh On Less Economics

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 16:09

When four-month low of US Empire State Manufacturing number confronted with welcome progress on Brexit and upbeat EU Final CPI, the US Dollar Index (I.USDX) had to register a negative daily closing whereas EUR & GBP extended their recoveries. Commodity-linked currencies like AUD and NZD also benefited from the greenback's...


Fears of Sino-US Trade War To Join Active Economic Calendar For The Week

Mon, 17 Sep 2018 19:37


Other than downbeat inflation numbers and retail sales growth, speculations that expected Sino-US trade talks will dim prospects of a trade-war between world's two largest economies dragged the US Dollar Index (I.USDX) downwards during last-week. While receding threat of trade tussles diverted market attention off from traditional safe-havens, namely JPY...