Canada / New Zealand Articles

February 28th, 2013 - Daily FX Market Roundup 02-28-13 USD: Sequestration Kicks in Fri, No Deal in Congress EUR: Still Crippled by Italian Election Concerns GBP: Manufacturing PMI to Decide Sterling’s Direction CAD: Hits Fresh 7 Month Lows Ahead of GDP Data AUD: Manufacturing Activity Rebounds NZD: Sharp Improvement in Business Confidence JPY: Abe Nominates Kuroda as BoJ Gover...

February 26th, 2013 - Daily FX Market Roundup 02-26-13 EUR: Does Spike in Italian Yields Matter? USD: Big Ben Dovish but Not Dovish Enough GBP: Holds Steady in Europe and North America NZD: Trade Surplus Turns into Deficit CAD: Stalls After 7 Straight Days of Losses AUD: Struggling to Hold Above 1.02 JPY: Expect BoJ Nomination Within 48 Hours EUR: Does Spike in Italian Yields ...

February 25th, 2013 - Daily FX Market Roundup 02-25-13 Behind the Swan Dive in USD/JPY EUR: Crushed by Italian Election Mess Will Big Ben Add to the Pain? GBP: Holds Steady in Europe and North America CAD: Hit by Cautionary Comments from Carney AUD: RBA Debelle Still Open to Rate Cuts NZD: Chinese Manufacturing Activity Slows Behind the Swan Dive in USD/JPY Saying that it h...

February 22nd, 2013 - Daily FX Market Roundup 02-22-13 Will Bernanke or Sequester Kill the Dollar Rally? EUR: Italian Election Scenarios JPY: BoJ Governor Nomination Next Week GBP: Rebounds on Lack of Data CAD: Hit by Sharp Decline in Retail Sales AUD: Supported by Steven’s Optimism NZD: Oil Up, Gold Steady Will Bernanke or Sequester Kill the Dollar Rally? Thanks to the F...

February 20th, 2013 - Daily FX Market Roundup 02-20-13 USD: FOMC Minutes Rock the Markets EUR: Will the PMI Numbers Save the Euro? GBP: 2.5 Year Low Against the USD NZD: RBNZ Comments Kill the NZD AUD: Watch Out for RBA Semi-Annual Testimony AUD: Gold Prices Sink JPY: How the Weak Yen is Hurting Japan’s Trade Balance USD: FOMC Minutes Rock the Markets Currencies, equities ...

February 20th, 2013 - Market Drivers for Feb 20, 2013 Pound hammered as QE vote increases to 6-3, considers rate cut Kiwi drops on milk fears and dovish CB rhetoric Nikkei 0.84% Europe -0.9% Oil $96.82/bbl Gold $1602/oz. Europe and Asia: AUD Conference Board Leading Index -0.1% vs. -0.2% JPY Merchandise Trade Balance -0.68T vs. -0.59T JPY All Industry Activity Index 1.8% vs. 1...

February 18th, 2013 - One of the more interesting recent developments in the currency market has been the sharp price divergence amongst the commodity dollar block. For the longest time the commodity currencies traded in tandem rising and falling with the vagaries of risk appetite. Amongst the three, the Aussie with the largest yield in the G-20 universe was always the leader of the pack p...

February 14th, 2013 - Daily FX Market Roundup 02-14-13 Which G20 Nations Are Behind Japan? EUR: More Concerns for Euro USD: U.S. Data to Take Back Seat to G20 GBP: Drops to 7 Month Lows, All Eyes on Retail Sales NZD: Strong Rise in Retail Sales AUD: Inflation Expectations Edge Higher CAD: Holds Above Parity Which G20 Nations Are Behind Japan? The world’s 20 most powerful e...

February 13th, 2013 - Daily FX Market Roundup 02-13-13 Will G20 Come Down Hard on Japan? EUR: Eurozone Technical Recession to Deepen USD: Retail Sales and Bullard Comments Reinforce Easy Monetary Policy GBP: Crushed by Grim Outlook from BoE King AUD: Biggest Jump in Confidence Since September 2011 NZD: English Says Intervention is Futile CAD: Oil Edges Closer to $100 Will G20...

February 12th, 2013 - Daily FX Market Roundup 02-12-13 FX: US Data a Welcomed Break from Currency War Talk EUR: Draghi Criticizes Talk of Currency War GBP: Potential Surprise in BoE Inflation Report USD/JPY Not Out of the Woods CAD: Lifted by Carney’s Comments AUD: Business Confidence Stabilizes NZD: Continues to Recover Despite Weaker Data FX: US Data a Welcomed Break from ...

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