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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

Orbex Market Flash

As was widely expected, the Fed lifted rates for a fourth time at the December FOMC meeting which concluded yesterday. However, as we warned during our special “Trading The FOMC” webinar last night, the Dollar sold off as the Fed gave a… Read More

Orbex Market Flash

The US Dollar has traded lower over the last 24 hours following comments from US Fed chairman Jerome Powell who told investors that the headline US interest rate is now “just below” the neutral rate. Speaking at the Economic Club of New… Read More