The Week Ahead (September 13-17) – Inflation, NZD GDP and Aussie Jobs eyed

It’s a new trading week with no shortage of high-impact economic events. The market will look forward to inflation reports in the US, Canada and Britain. Retail sales in the US, employment reports in Australia and RBA Governor’s speech will be eyed too. Also, the overall risk sentiment will be watched. There was a big […]

End of week analysis: Risk-off eases as the dollar plummets sharply

The week-long risk-off sentiment is easing on Friday as high-beta instruments cut down some of the week’s losses. The dollar is back on the backfoot as the index broke below 92.5. Equities rally today. S&P 500 is up 21 points after coming very close to retesting 4486. While there are indications that the stock index […]

European Session Outlook – Risk-on sentiment retreats ahead of ECB

Ahead of the ECB later today, the risk-on sentiment is retreating this week albeit in a corrective manner. Thus, the return to risk-on might happen before the end of the week.  S&P 500 is down by 40 points but currently rejecting further push below 4500. In the bond market, the US 10-Yr is retreating today […]

Mid-Week Forecast – dollar stays firm despite risk-on sentiment

The dollar index edged higher on Tuesday and remains steady to push for a significant recovery ahead of job data on Wednesday and Friday. Aussie growth slower but beat estimates. Meanwhile, oil traders will weigh in on the OPEC+ decision today. What are the major risk drivers traders should watch out for? A mixed sentiment […]