The Week Ahead – Market looks for Omicron clues ahead of Job Reports

The market calmed on Monday after the shocking massive moves that followed the detection of a new Covid variant last week. Investors looked for cover thus exiting risk assets. Going into the new week, market participants will know how intense the new variant is. Many of the vaccine producers are expected to run new tests […]

Daily Technical Forecast (FX Majors) – November 22 Update

The dollar maintains the dominance across the FX board having gotten psychological support from the hawkish FOMC. It’s expected to be another big week for the dollar as market participants look forward to Wednesday’s economic figures.  There is barely much to say about the dollar. The strength can be seen clearly and rightfully so, as […]

The Week Ahead – Euro PMIs, RBNZ Rate Statements and US Inflation Reports In Focus

The market started the new week on risk aversion – exactly where it left it last week. The dollar continues to dominate against its peers while equities look vulnerable. Eurozone PMIs, Kiwi monetary policy statements, US GDP, Inflation reports and the FOMC will ensure another volatile week. Last Week Recap The dollar was the strongest […]

The Week Ahead Report – RBA and Major Economic Data in US, Canada and UK

It’s a new trading week when the market participants will like to see whether the fresh dollar resurgent will gain more momentum or 95 will resist further rally for the index. Also, it seems US equities would recover from last week’s inflation-induced dips. The Aussie monetary policy, US retail sales data, GBP CPI and CAD […]

The Week Ahead Report – US Inflation Amid Bank Speeches and Aussie Employments

Early in the new trading week, market participants will focus on the speeches from the leaders of the Central banks including the Fed, BoC and BoE before Wednesday’s US inflation report. Aussie employment data will be the focus on Thursday before Friday’s US treasury reports. Meanwhile, risk sentiment is expected to influence the market forces.  […]

Daily Update and Forecast – Post-FOMC, BoE and OPEC in focus

Wednesday FOMC statement included a $15 billion monthly cut from its current quantitative easing programs starting this month. Nothing out of the ordinary was noticed. Coming up today is its counterpart in the UK and of course, the OPEC+ meeting.  What did FOMC conclude? On Wednesday, the Fed Reserve was hawkish about the US economy […]

The Week Ahead Report – Central Banks, US and Canada Job Reports Dominate Headlines

The new week is starting on a bright note for risk assets after last week’s impressive moves, especially on the equities. The dollar, on the other hand, ended brightly after an initial slump. Market participants will continue to look forward to the upcoming data, policymakers’ decisions and more importantly the price action from the consensus […]