nfp august 2018

The US non-farm payroll (NFP) report, published by the country’s Department of Labor, is possibly one of the most important factors affecting the US dollar. Given that the Greenback is the most traded currency in the world, forex traders all over the globe are on edge waiting for the release of this announcement each and every month. August's re...

2018-08-02 Orbex Read more
Carillion Enters Liquidation

11th Hour Talks Fail The main story on Monday morning was the news that UK contractor Carillion enters liquidation following the failure of eleventh hour talks aimed at saving the business. The construction giant had been in talks with both its lenders and the government in a bid to salvage the company, however, these talks were un-successful, ...

2018-01-19 James Harte Read more
Merkel_Trump_1603

Time to Talk Following a three-day delay due to storm Stella, the German Chancellor will arrive in Washington to meet US President Trump tomorrow in a meeting which will be closely watched by the market. ting. Trump has been openly vocal about his stance on Germany which he feels enjoys too large a trade surplus with the US, threatening to appl...

2017-03-16 James Harte Read more
Swiss francs

The Swiss Franc was the top performing currency last week, gaining nearly 3.37% for the week. The gains came about largely as the ECB's monetary policy announcement fell short of market expectations leading to the Euro surging and the Swiss Franc gaining ground as well. The Kiwi was also trending stronger last week gaining 3.34%, mostly on the U...

2015-12-07 John Benjamin Read more

market watched U.S labour market data last friday , where Non-Farm came away below estimation , while Unemployment hit low of 2008.this may push Fed to stick to his plan by reducing Quantitative Easing in the comming 6 meeting untill it end in next October.

2014-10-19 Orbex Read more