COT report_Sterling_ECB

EURUSD Non-Commercials reduced their net long positions last week selling 7.6k contracts to take the total position to 90k contracts. The EUR long position remains near multi-year highs ahead of the October ECB meeting this week which is attracting huge market attention. The ECB is widely expected to announce a reduction in its QE programme w...

2017-12-12 James Harte Read more
COT report_Sterling_ECB

EURUSD Non-Commercials increased their net long positions in the Euro last week, buying a further 3k contracts to take the total position to net long 91k contracts. This recent increase in traders’ upside exposure comes despite an escalation in political instability in the eurozone. The recent Catalonian referendum in Spain saw the region vot...

2017-10-19 James Harte Read more
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 2, 2016 : The Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo during press conference at Elysee Palace (Palais de l'Elysee) for a working visit about the summit of G7 in japan.

Political Events Continue to Pose Risks In what has become a strong theme in forex markets, political events are once again overshadowing basic economic drivers. Following the recent UK and German elections, attention has now shifted to Japan where the traditionally tame and uneventful political climate has been disrupted. Abe Calls Snap Ele...

2017-10-22 James Harte Read more