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Attention turns to GDP releases

28/04/2017 | OzForex

United States Dollar: From the US yesterday we saw Core Durable Goods Orders m/m fall more than forecast to -0.2% and Unemployment claims rose unexpectedly to 257K. This poor data did little to impact market movement but will certainly leave the USD susceptible to ...
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Trump backtracks on NAFTA

27/04/2017 | OzForex

United States Dollar: The Trump administration dominated headlines yesterday as we were given the first indication of what the Presidents eagerly awaited tax reforms may look like. As predicted, there was very little detail given as the administration insisted the ...
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Trump to outline tax reform “concept”.

26/04/2017 | OzForex

United States Dollar: Politics dominates the US headlines again with yet another blow to the Trump administration. A US judge has blocked an executive order which outlined plans for specific funding for cities assisting immigrants. Toughening up on immigration was high ...
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Risk-off approach taken by investors.

25/04/2017 | OzForex

United States Dollar: The US calendar started slow this week with only minor releases having very little impact on the market. As risk sentiment eases from global markets we have seen a small sell off of USD causing the currency to retreat slightly at the beginning of ...
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Euro rallies following French election.

24/04/2017 | OzForex

United States Dollar: Markets continue to be dominated by the geopolitical landscape and as the French elections helped consolidate the EUR we saw the USD take a sharp decline. Risk sentiment that had surrounded the EUR and GBP has seemingly subsided and investors who ...
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Markets await French General Election

21/04/2017 | OzForex

Sterling has traded in a half cent range around the 1.28 handle over the past 24 hours after its steep rise earlier in the week on the snap general election announcement by PM, Theresa May. Things seem to have settled down a little as traders take stock a
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UK general election set for June 8th

20/04/2017 | OzForex

Yesterday saw parliament vote by a majority of 509 in favour of a UK general election taking place on June 8th just ahead of the start of the UK’s Brexit negotiations with the EU.
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Sterling surges on election bombshell

19/04/2017 | OzForex

Theresa May stunned the markets and sent sterling skyward yesterday by announcing a snap general election is planned for June 8th. A vote is due in parliament later today with a two-thirds majority needed to for the election to take place however with Lab
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North Korean tensions continue over Easter

18/04/2017 | OzForex

With many countries enjoying a four day break to celebrate Easter it has been relatively calm on the forex markets in thin trading conditions. Cable has traded between 1.25 and 1.26 either side of the weekend and currently sits at 1.2580.
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Dollar Lower Following Trump Comments

13/04/2017 | OzForex

James Mills United States Dollar: Cable rallied further through yesterday trading as UK unemployment held ...
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