Debates

The US dollar will be taking a backseat for the most part of the week with the ECB and Bank of Canada monetary policy meetings on tap. In the US, the third and final presidential debate is due on October 20th with key issues such as economy being the focus for the markets. The week will also reveal how US consumer prices fared in the month of Se...

2016-10-17 John Benjamin Read more
Trump_Protectionism

Polls Claim Clinton Win Overnight saw the airing of the most watched televised US election debate in history, the first of three between candidates Trump and Clinton.  The recent narrowing of polling between the two created even more intrigue for the debate which was largely perceived as a win for Clinton. A CNN/ORC poll released after indicat...

2016-09-27 James Harte Read more
US Dollar_Debate_Elections

The US dollar index continues to remain trading flat within the range of 96.00 and 94.00 after the buck posted a strong reversal off the 97.00 - 97.50 handle in late July. With the Federal Reserve opting to keep rates unchanged at its meeting last week, the status quo is likely to continue well into the fourth quarter this year with the Dollar I...

2016-09-27 John Benjamin Read more