The Week Ahead: Any Color But Green

USDCHF Slides After Weak Jobs Data A new presidential era might not be enough to turn the tide in favor of the US dollar. Actually, state-backed asset inflation has become business as usual. It would be economically and politically…

The Week Ahead: New Hope

USDJPY Tanks Over Improved Sentiment If the new year comes with new hopes, then the US dollar could remain depressed compared to its riskier counterparts. Markets are currently driven by a recovery mood even if it is barely over…

The Week Ahead: Extra Time

GBPCHF Struggles on No-Deal Prospect Trading the pound Sterling certainly is not for the faint-hearted these days. With only two weeks to go before the end of the transition period, London and Brussels are yet to clinch a deal.…

The Week Ahead: Risk Seeker

USDCAD Battered by Risk Rally Hopes of recovery have reached a new high bolstered by vaccine headlines, second reopening across Europe, and unwavering government aid. This bullish fever in risky assets continues to be detrimental to…

The Week Ahead: Job Security

USDJPY Looks for Jobs Volatility The much-battered US dollar may not be out of the woods yet. Judging by improved sentiment across the board - equities and commodities making new highs, investors are eager to exchange their greenback…

The Week Ahead: Where’s the Money?

EURCAD Retreats as Budget Hits Roadblock The euro came under pressure after the EU’s budget ran into a stalemate. Its approval which includes the 750 billion euro Recovery Fund has turned political after Hungary and Poland rejected…

The Week Ahead: Take it or Leave it

GBPCHF Consolidates as Brexit Deadline Looms Pressure mounts as Brexit negotiations go into its crucial week. A deal must be reached by the end of November so the EU could pass it into legislation before the end of the transition…