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Significant Sterling gains as the Aussie and Kiwi come under pressure...

17/05/2013 | OzForex

United States Dollar Another round of weaker than forecast data saw the Dollar weaken a little yesterday afternoon. While the broader rally holds and the Dollar remains stronger, recent data has dented confidence and perhaps dampened expectations that the FED will be too ...
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Upbeat inflation report fails to stem Sterling''s slide against the Dollar...

16/05/2013 | OzForex

United States Dollar UK releases generally provided a boost to Sterling yesterday. While the underlying picture remained subdued, the BoE’s report was at least rosier than three months ago. Cable remained soft through the day, but managed to pull back over ...
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Dollar rally extends as all eyes are on European GDP and BoE Inflation Report...

15/05/2013 | OzForex

United States Dollar Dollar sentiment was rampant yesterday as the greenback extended its rally across the board. No major US or UK data was released, so moves were driven by technical factors, bond and equity markets, and flow. Markets remain firm this morning as Asian ...
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Sterling declines as most other majors consolidate...

14/05/2013 | OzForex

United States Dollar Most major crosses were relatively quiet yesterday, except those that included Sterling. Cable failed to hold above 1.5350 after surprisingly decent US retail sales number supported the greenback. Sterling was afforded some support by a CBI survey ...
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Jam-packed week looks set to test the Euro''s resolve...

13/05/2013 | OzForex

United States Dollar US Dollar volatility looks set to continue this week, reinvigorating a market that was starting to look complacent and staid. As equity markets push higher and the quest for yield dominates financial markets and the allocation of capital, the week ...
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USD/JPY breaking 100.00 sees the Greenback stronger

10/05/2013 | OzForex

United States Dollar: Greenback gains across the board after domestic data. Early yesterday saw Pound rise against the US dollar as both manufacturing and industrial production rose more than economists forecast in March with cold weather boosting the demand for electricity and ...
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Manufacturing and industrial data push the Pound higher

09/05/2013 | OzForex

United States Dollar: US dollar loses ground on the Pound as risk sentiment changes. As I wrote yesterday’s commentary, we had already seen all of the UK data releases for Wednesday. This meant movement was based on data elsewhere and the Pound pushed higher against the ...
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Kiwi intervention prevents Sterling being lower across the board

08/05/2013 | OzForex

United States Dollar: Sterling continues to fall against the Greenback. As data was thin on the ground yesterday cable traded most of the UK session within a 20–25 pip range. It was all change at 2:25pm however as US data showed red figures. First of the two showed that US ...
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Data sees Sterling higher against the Aussie and the Euro

07/05/2013 | OzForex

United States Dollar: Cable maintains its gains, but is off the highs this morning. GBP/USD saw a quieter day yesterday as a bank holiday in the UK saw no domestic data releases and the US also saw no data worth mentioning. At around 6:30am cable traded at a Monday high of ...
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GBP/USD eventually steadies following better than expected US non-farm payrolls

06/05/2013 | OzForex

United States Dollar: The pound got a boost from better than expected UK Services PMI on Friday, yet another positive UK economic data release. The data showed that the UK service sector grew at its fastest rate in eight months in April; the index printed at 52.9 vs. ...
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