With the New Year on the horizon it’s time to take a look back over 2017 and explore what happened to the big calls that were being made at the beginning of the year.   The Trump Trade   At the start of the year, the main market focus was the newly appointed US President Trump and the prospect of massive fiscal stimulus and an ...

2018-01-17 James Harte Read more
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USD Index at Critical Support As the political drama continues in the US regarding repealing and replacing ObamaCare, the US Dollar remains the victim side by side with equities. However, the US Dollar Index is finally on the edge of confirming a medium-term head and shoulders formation, the one that we have been talking about for a month no...

2017-07-26 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
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USD Soft Ahead of Key Trump Speech Last week saw the US Dollar coming under selling pressure on the back of comments by Treasury Secretary Mnuchin who highlighted his willingness to pass tax reforms ahead of the August recess, though did note that he recognised the risk of delay. Mnuchin also played down the potential impact of Trump’s policies...

2017-03-03 James Harte Read more