April BoC meeting

The markets are looking towards new trading week, marking the start of the second quarter. The economic calendar is looking busy, at least where the USD is concerned. With Monday being the Easter bank holiday, the European markets are expected to remain shut. US Payrolls and RBA meeting are up. Data from the U.S. will start with the ISM’s man...

2018-04-10 John Benjamin Read more
ECB FrankFurt

Economic data for the week ahead slips one notch lower, as data will primarily be focusing on the U.S. consumer price index data that is due to come out on Friday. The retail sales figures are also expected later during the same day. Elsewhere, the UK will be reporting its manufacturing and industrial production figures. Data from the Euro...

2018-01-17 John Benjamin Read more

With the New Year and a new trading week ahead and economic releases in full swing, traders will have little time to get over the holiday hangover. As the New Year has already dawned upon us, the year ahead will see quite a few questions being asked. Orbex has five questions for the markets in 2018. Has the era of easy monetary policy finally...

2018-01-11 John Benjamin Read more