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Orbex Market Flash

The US Dollar was pushed lower still this week as recent comments from Fed chair Powell weighed on investor sentiment. Yesterday at the Senate banking committee, the Fed chair told lawmakers that the Fed is in “no rush” to lift policy rates… Read More

Orbex Market Flash

As expected, the Fed kept policy unchanged at its first FOMC meeting of the year yesterday. However, the reaction was broadly one of disappointment from USD bulls, as the Fed seemed to take a more dovish tone in its statement and press… Read More

Weekly Metals Wrap

Gold The yellow metal posted a third consecutive winning week as softness in the US Dollar kept price supported. USD has been left reeling in the wake of last week’s comments by Fed chairman Powell where Powell said the Fed will be… Read More

Orbex Market Flash

Following a heavy wave of risk-off trading at the end of last year, risk sentiment was boosted on Friday as US Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell gave a statement which appeared to highlight that the Fed will remain on hold for the time… Read More