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February 24th, 2017

USD/JPY Crashes Below 112, Trump-Yellen Next Week Daily FX Market Roundup 02.24.17 For the past two weeks investors have been scratching their heads over the underperformance of the U.S. dollar. Data has been good, the U.S. economy is improving and practically every Federal Reserve official who had an opportunity to speak said rate hikes are coming. So why has the U.S. dollar struggled to rally, particularly against the Japanese Yen? The answer lies in expectations – the media has been talking up the possibility of a March rate hike and investors are just not convinced that it will happen so quickly. The Federal Reserve telegraphed plans to raise interest rates 3 times this year and many believe that these mov...

February 23rd, 2017 - Sterling Pops, Dollar Struggles Daily FX Market Roundup 02.23.17 The U.S. dollar continued to struggle as investors sold the greenback, taking it lower against all of the major currencies. The problem lies in yields, which extended its losses despite relatively healthy U.S. data. Although jo...

February 23rd, 2017 - Sterling Pops, Dollar Struggles Daily FX Market Roundup 02.23.17 The U.S. dollar continued to struggle as investors sold the greenback, taking it lower against all of the major currencies. The problem lies in yields, which extended its losses despite relatively healthy U.S. data. Although jo...

February 24th, 2017 - USD/JPY Crashes Below 112, Trump-Yellen Next Week Daily FX Market Roundup 02.24.17 For the past two weeks investors have been scratching their heads over the underperformance of the U.S. dollar. Data has been good, the U.S. economy is improving and practically every Federal Reserve official w...

December 24th, 2015 - British Pound and the Defining Issues for 2016 By Kathy Lien, Managing Director for BK Asset Management 2016 will be a defining year for the British pound – a year when politics will overshadow economics. Considering that sterling ended the year near 7 month lows against the U.S. dollar, so...

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