BOE_UK Data_UK Inflation

After the slow and calm start of the week with no economic releases and lower volume across the board, volatility is set to pick up during the second trading day of the week, as we wait for many economic figures ahead. Today we will be concentrating on the UK inflation figures, which are expected to have a notable impact on the markets, especia...

2017-07-26 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
BoE decision

During the European session today, there were some European and British data, which had a notable impact on the markets, despite the fact that all eyes are on the Federal Reserve later tonight. Yet, the UK figures had a notable impact on GBP pairs across the board ahead of the key event (Fed decision) and the BOE decision tomorrow. In this artic...

2016-12-14 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
RBA

The Reserve Bank of Australia decided to keep the current policy unchanged in its meeting earlier today at 1.5% as widely expected, despite the fact that the Labour Market in Australia is showing clear signs of slowing down over the past three months. However, the Aussie continued to decline back and slipped below 0.7450. In today’s article, we ...

2016-12-06 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
Uk GDP_jobs

On Friday, all eyes were on the UK figures, since everyone in the US were on a long weekend due to Thanksgiving Day. However, the economic releases have a slight impact on the markets across the day as most traders were already out of the markets and planning for the long weekend. Yet, the numbers are still important and would be worth to have a...

2016-11-28 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
Australian dollar

During the Asian session today, all eyes were on inflation figures from Australia which, unlike other nations, publishes inflation data on a quarterly rather than monthly basis. Today’s figures showed a positive surprise, which sent the Aussie higher across the board. Why? And what do we know? The answers are below. Definition Consumer Price ...

2016-10-26 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
GBP preview

With close 5 weeks to go for the UK General Elections, the British Pound is likely to turn volatile but weaker in the run up. This week could be of special important as CPI and March job numbers are scheduled to be reported on 14th and 17th April respectively. We got a glimpse of some action last week as weaker trade balance numbers saw a rea...

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