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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…

FX Markets Monthly Outlook – June 2018

The euro currency posted declines for the second consecutive month with the pace of declines accelerating further. The common currency fell to fresh yearly lows. The declines came following the developments in Italy and a broad slowdown in…

FX Week Ahead: May Fed and RBA Meetings

The economic calendar for the week ahead is expected to push ahead with full steam. With the start of a new trading month, a number of economic releases are expected over the week. Among the number of economic releases, the May Fed and RBA…

FX Week Ahead: FOMC and BoE in focus

The week ahead is somewhat quiet on the economic front, but the FOMC meeting that is due this Wednesday will dominate the news wires. Heading into the meeting, the market expectations are high that the Federal Reserve will hike interest…