Federal Reserve_Orbex

In the next few hours, we are expecting US economic figures to be released. This data is set to have a notable but limited impact on the markets, ahead of the Federal Reserve decision later tonight. During the US session ahead, we will be watching five economic figures, including CPI, Core CPI, Retail Sales, Core Retail Sales in addition to the...

2018-02-14 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
Fed_Yellen_Inflation_US

Everyone was watching the US Jobs Report on Friday, which was the most important event ahead of the Federal Reserve decision this month. The market seemed very confident that the Fed will raise the rates no matter what, given the fact that some of the economic activities have improved. However, on Friday, the estimates of a rate hike in June de...

2017-07-26 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
inflation expectations

Growth Outlook Supporting US Dollar Following Donald Trump’s victory in the US Presidential Elections, the US Dollar has been on a strong surge, breaking out to fresh thirteen year highs as markets adjust their US outlook. Improved growth expectations due to easier fiscal policy have seen core yield curves rising in response to higher growth. C...

2016-11-23 James Harte Read more
FOMC_Yellen

The US Dollar recovered all of last week's losses, rising all the way up above 97.50. This occurred on the back of hopes for a rate hike by the Federal Reserve in December. Lack of fundamentals and thin liquidity have also helped the upside rally. Yet, we should take nothing for granted because a lot of economic figures will be released before D...

2016-10-12 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more