EURUSD posts fresh highs

Summary: EURUSD posts fresh highs as Economic data from the U.S. and the Eurozone causes it to become a favorite among investors Optimism in the euro area recovery and the turnaround makes investors to bid up euro EURUSD approaching a key resistance area from the multi-year trend line S. interest rates could start rising faster tha...

2018-03-23 John Benjamin Read more
30th August, 2017 Erlangen, Germany A crowd of CSU and CDU supporters listen to Angela Merkel speaking in the run up to the German general election

The common currency has been supported by a string of positive economic developments. The ECB’s meeting also helped traders to maintain their bullish outlook for the euro. As the clock ticks closer to the German elections which are now just a week away, traders are likely to turn cautious. The rally in the euro has been strong and swift. Most...

2017-10-22 John Benjamin Read more
Euro coin

Last week’s ECB meeting, although guarded in some aspects made it clear to the markets that the ECB will be announcing its taper decision at the October meeting. The strong rally in the common currency this year suggests that the markets already know the outcome of the next meeting. In a way, the euro is uniquely positioned which is also favor...

2017-10-22 John Benjamin Read more
Euro and sterling

The common currency is probably heading into posting a second yearly gain against the British pound. Having rallied close to 2009 highs, the euro is seen taking a breather. The euro, which fell to 2007 levels of 0.70 just a year ago has transformed into a strong rally. The gains in the common currency came despite the eurozone facing the immigr...

2017-09-08 John Benjamin Read more
Martin Schulz, German politician, former president of the European Parliament.

With September fast approaching, the focus is likely to temporarily shift from the speculation on the ECB's next monetary policy move to Germany. Unlike the previous elections in the Eurozone, namely the Dutch and French elections, the German elections are not expected to deliver any surprising results. At best, the elections are likely to beco...

2017-08-30 John Benjamin Read more

The FOMC meeting (and a potential rate hike), German elections, and the US – North Korea tensions will heavily impact the US economy in September. What kind of market reaction should we expect and how to get prepared for extreme market turbulence? Our FREE webinar will outline the key market factors, influencing the US Dollar, and provide you ...

2017-08-22 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
Merkel_Trump_1603

Time to Talk Following a three-day delay due to storm Stella, the German Chancellor will arrive in Washington to meet US President Trump tomorrow in a meeting which will be closely watched by the market. ting. Trump has been openly vocal about his stance on Germany which he feels enjoys too large a trade surplus with the US, threatening to appl...

2017-03-16 James Harte Read more
Merkel_german elections_1503

German Elections On The Horizon While markets are currently focused on the Dutch elections, with voters in the Netherlands taking to the polls today, and then the upcoming French elections on April 23rd, it is easy to forget that Germany will soon also be taking to the polls. Although voting in Germany is a little further of, with the federal e...

2017-03-16 James Harte Read more